Most well known for his portrayal of The Stranger in the 2013 film The Purge and in its 2014 sequel, he is also notable for his recurring roles on Chicago Fire, Cougar Town, and Boston Public.
His earliest acting credits include a guest spot on New York Undercover and a small role in the 1995 film Die Hard with a Vengeance.
He portrays cameraman Benji in the 2014 found footage horror movie As Above, So Below.
The son of Yolette Evangeline Richardson and the Dominican-born Aldis Hodge, he spent his earliest days in North Carolina and the bulk of his childhood in New York. His younger brother, Aldis Hodge, rose to fame while playing Alec Hardison on TNT's Leverage.
He and Angie Everhart both appear in the 2011 comedy movie Take Me Home Tonight.