Most well known for his portrayal of Joey Blackman in the OWN Network series If Loving You Is Wrong produced by the legendary Tyler Perry.
He began his career as a model for the Wilhelmina modeling agency. He earned his big break after meeting Tyler Perry at a screening of Single Moms Club.
A successful male model, he has become a face for Calvin Klein and was the first male to ever appear in a Maybeline commercial.
In May 2017, he posted an Instagram photo of his mother, Francesca Cook, to celebrate her on Mother's Day.