Emmy Award-winning actor who appeared in Soap, its spin-off Benson, and Sports Night.
He joined the Karamu Players and performed in various plays and operas after leaving college.
He voiced the character Rafiki in the 1994 animated film The Lion King.
He married Donna Brown in 1984. He has children named Rachel, Kevin, Patricia, Jacques and Melissa.
He has appeared on the television show Soap with Roscoe Lee Browne.