University of Illinois at Chicago
Series regular as police detective Meredith Bose on "The Mysteries of Laura"
Recurring role as shapeshifter Luna on "True Blood"
Recurring role as Shiva, the namesake of the football league trophy, on "The League"
Recurring role as the sexually aggressive Papi on "The L Word"
Feature film debut as "Fine Woman" in "Barbershop"
Sings, composes music and plays the marimba.
Claims to be the first actor to use Twitter, beginning in 2006.
Created a theme on Posterous in 2011 that was intended for actors to use as a tool for managing their online presence.
Nominated for a 2008 Asia Excellence Award and won the Gravity Summit Award for Excellence in Social Media in 2011.