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Born: January 7, 1970 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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Was the class comedian at his Catholic high school
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Studied music and played the trumpet
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Improvised on Charles Dickens's words in a school production of "A Christmas Carol"
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Taken to the NYC comedy club, the Comic Strip, by his dean
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Began performing the NYC comedy club circuit while attending St. John's University and working as an NBC security guard
1989:
Discovered while performing at the Apollo Theater in Harlem by writer-director Spike Lee
1990:
Feature debut, a walk-on in Lee's "Mo' Better Blues"
1991:
First leading role in a feature, "Hangin' With the Homeboys"
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TV debut as host and co-writer of "The New Music Report", a local music and talk show on WNBC in NYC
1993:
Network TV debut as star and co-producer of "Where I Live", a short-lived ABC family sitcom
1996:
Cast as the boyfriend of Bill Cosby's daughter on the CBS sitcom "Cosby"
2002:
Appeared in the comedy "Eight Legged Freaks" starring David Arquette
2002:
Voiced Bernie, a Rastafarian Jellyfish in the animated feature "Shark Tale"

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