American actor and comedian who had his television debut in the role of Chip St. Charles, Denise Huxtable's love interest on the television show A Different World in 1987. He also did voice acting for animated shows like Gargoyles and The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest.
He attended UCLA and became a National Champion in competitive speech and debate events including Speech to Entertain and Poetry.
He was nominated for three Primetime Emmy Awards for his work on the television shows The Cosby Show, Dream On, and Robert Townsend and His Partners in Crime.
He grew up with his family in Oakland, California.
He appeared alongside Bill Cosby in The Cosby Show.