Biography

Steve J. Harris (born December 3, 1965) is an American actor who has appeared in a number of films including; Quarantine, Tyler Perry's Diary of a Mad Black Woman, Bringing Down The House, The Rock, The Mod Squad, and Minority Report. He is most famous for his role as Eugene Young on the legal drama The Practice. He has done voice work for the animated television show The Batman as Ethan Bennett. He has also appeared on Law & Order and earlier had a recurring role on Homicide: Life on the Street. He is the older brother of actor Wood Harris. He was born in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Mattie, a housewife, and John Harris, a bus driver. He attended St. Joseph High School in Westchester, Illinois, a private school known for developing professional basketball players. Harris earned a B.A. Theatre Arts from Northern Illinois University. Harris holds a Master's of Fine Arts degree in theater from the Professional Theater Training Program at the University of Delaware.

In 2006, he appeared in the now-cancelled TV series Heist. He also appeared in an episode of Grey's Anatomy.

He appeared in several episodes of New York Undercover.

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Steve J. Harris (born December 3, 1965) is an American actor who has appeared in a number of films including; Quarantine, Tyler Perry's Diary of a Mad Black Woman, Bringing Down The House, The Rock, The Mod Squad, and Minority Report. He is most famous for his role as Eugene Young on the legal drama The Practice. He has done voice work for the animated television show The Batman as Ethan Bennett. He has also appeared on Law & Order and earlier had a recurring role on Homicide: Life on the Street. He is the older brother of actor Wood Harris. He was born in Chicago, Illinois, the son of Mattie, a housewife, and John Harris, a bus driver. He attended St. Joseph High School in Westchester, Illinois, a private school known for developing professional basketball players. Harris earned a B.A. Theatre Arts from Northern Illinois University. Harris holds a Master's of Fine Arts degree in theater from the Professional Theater Training Program at the University of Delaware.

In 2006, he appeared in the now-cancelled TV series Heist. He also appeared in an episode of Grey's Anatomy.

He appeared in several episodes of New York Undercover.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Steve Harris (actor), licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 39

Birthday 1965-12-03

Place of Birth Chicago - Illinois - USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 The First Purge as Freddy
2017 Burning Sands as Dean Richardson
2015 Chi-Raq as Ole Duke
2014 Legends(10 episodes) as Nelson Gates
2014 In Your Eyes as Giddons
2013 Let the Church Say Amen as Simon Jackson
2012 Awake(13 episodes) as Detective Isaiah 'Bird' Freeman
2010 Takers as Lt. Carver
2010 Emergency Bikers(47 episodes)
2009 12 Rounds as George Aiken
2008 Quarantine as Scott Percival
2008 Eli Stone(3 episodes)
2007 Protect and Serve as Dennis Harvey
2006 Friday Night Lights(6 episodes) as Vernon Merriweather
2006 Heist(6 episodes)
2005 The Unseen as Roy
2005 Grey's Anatomy(2 episodes)
2005 Diary of a Mad Black Woman as Charles
2004 Higglytown Heroes(1 episode)
2004 The Batman(3 episodes)
2004 Celebrity Blackjack(1 episode)
2004 Death and Texas as Barefoot Bobby Briggs
2003 World Poker Tour(1 episode)
2003 Bringing Down the House as Widow
2002 Minority Report as Jad
2001 Beyond the City Limits as Troy
2000 The Skulls as Detective Sparrow
2000 Muhammad Ali: King of the World as Sonny Liston
1999 The Mod Squad as Det. Briggs
1997 Ally McBeal(1 episode)
1997 The Practice(171 episodes) as Eugene Young
1996 The Rock as Private McCoy
1995 Murder One(1 episode)
1994 Chicago Hope(1 episode)
1994 New York Undercover(3 episodes)
1994 Sugar Hill as Ricky Goggles
1994 Against the Wall as Cecil
1993 Homicide: Life on the Street(1 episode) as Bernard
1990 Law & Order(2 episodes)

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