Actor and director who became known his role as West Indian Archie in Malcolm X, which was directed by Spike Lee. He has also played major roles in Gone in 60 Seconds, Get Shorty, and The Cider House Rules. In 2017, he began appearing in CBS's The Good Fight.
He had his acting breakthrough in the 1976 movie, Find The Lady.
He provided the voice of Beta in the 2009 animated movie, Up.
He separated from Kathi Coaston and later married Neshormeh Lindo.
He and Rutger Hauer starred in Salute of the Jugger.