Blair Underwood

Blair Underwood made his acclaimed Broadway debut in 2012 in the iconic role of Stanley in Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named Desire, for which he earned a Drama League Distinguished Performance Award nomination. Most recently, Underwood has starred on Broadway opposite David Allen Grier in A Soldier’s Play, for which he was nominated for a Tony Award and a Drama League Distinguished Performance Award. Film credits include Rules of Engagement, Madea’s Family Reunion and Full Frontal, for director Steven Soderbergh. Underwood co-starred opposite the late Cicely Tyson in the Lifetime telefilm, A Trip To Bountiful, based on the Tony Award-winning play. He has appeared in the Netflix series Self-Made, opposite Octavia Spencer;  Dear White People; and in Clark Johnson’s Juanita, opposite Alfred Woodard. Television credits include Quantico, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., The After Party, Bad Hair, Dirty Sexy Money, The New Adventures of Old Christine, In Treatment, L.A. Law and The Event.