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  • Was raised by foster parents, George and Lottie Byrd.
  • Voted Most Popular in high school.
  • Dropped out of college after one year and joined the United States Army as a videographer.
  • Worked as a stand-in on The Cosby Show.
  • Made his Broadway debut in the 2009 revival of Joe Turner's Come and Gone.
  • Supports Tim & Daphne Reid's Virginia Scholarship & Youth Development Foundation and the Special Olympics of Northern California.


  • Chris Coleman — Brother
  • Sally Stewart — Ex-wife
  • SaCha Stewart-Coleman — Daughter
  • Donald Coleman — Brother


  • Attended Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, United States

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  • Birth Place: Richmond, Virginia, United States
  • Profession: Actor

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