Fast Facts

  • Is of Apache and Ute descent.
  • Served in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Germany following high school.
  • In 1977, made his stage debut in Armory of the Arts' production of Equus.
  • From 1981 to 1987, toured worldwide as a soloist and was a master teacher for the Nikolais Dance Theatre.
  • Is the original choreographer for the American Indian Dance Theatre and was co-director for the first two years after it was founded.
  • Was a master teacher and choreographer for the Aboriginal Dance Project.
  • In 2001, received the Ross Charles Award from Cancom, which honors achievements by aboriginal people in the field of broadcasting.


  • 2016, Critics' Choice Awards — Best Supporting Actor in a Movie Made for Television or Limited Series: Nominee


  • Iscah Carey — Wife


  • Attended University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States


  • Birth Place: Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Dancer, Choreographer

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