Actor famous for his roles as Wayne Palmer in the FOX series 24 and as Principal Robin Wood on the series Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
He became involved in acting after suffering a high school football injury.
He graduated from the Yale School of Drama's renowned Master of Fine Arts program.
In 2009 he and his girlfriend, Golden Brooks, welcomed a daughter named Dakota.
He starred in a Queen Latifah-produced VH1 sitcom called Single Ladies.