University of Oklahoma
Pennsylvania State University
Took on the role of Nat Turner in the remake of "The Birth of a Nation"
Acted opposite Richard Gere and Susan Sarandon in financial thriller "Arbitrage"
Cast in historical drama "Red Tails"
Directed and co-wrote the short film "J.A.W."
Cast as the love interest for Alicia Keys' character in feature adaptation of "The Secret Life of Bees"
Directed by Denzel Washington in "The Great Debaters"
Appeared in comedy thriller "Cruel World"
Made screen acting debut on "Cold Case" (CBS)
Was nationally ranked in wrestling while attending Penn State.