Kevin Benton was a prolific actor who created a name for himself largely on the big screen. Benton began his acting career appearing in various films, such as "L.A. Heat" (1989), the Linda Blair crime feature "Up Your Alley" (1989) and the Traci Lords action picture "Intent to Kill" (1992). He also appeared in "White Men Can't Jump" (1992) with Wesley Snipes. He also appeared in the TV special "Forever Ambergris" (HBO, 1993-94). He also worked in television during these years, including a part on "New York Undercover" (Fox, 1994-98). He also worked in film during these years, including a part on "Blue Chips" (1994). Benton focused on film in more recent years, appearing in "Celtic Pride" (1996) with Damon Wayans, "The Sixth Man" (1997) and the crime drama "Street Kings" (2008) with Keanu Reeves. Benton most recently acted in the Mike Epps action movie "Next Day Air" (2009).