Steve is an Atlanta based actor, writer, and director. A professional actor for 25 years, Creative Loafing named him Best Actor in 2004. His film and television appearances include Prison Break, Army Wives, Madea’s Family Reunion, and Warm Springs on HBO. He recently co-starred with The Wire’s Seth Gilliam in The People v. Leo Frank on PBS, and the new ABC series Detroit 187. He was the head writer and executive story editor for both of Tyler Perry’s television series on TBS, House of Payne and Meet the Browns, where he supervised over 100 episodes. Steve wrote and directed the award-winning short film, The Etiquette Man, selected by the Sundance Channel and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. Keesha’s House, which he co-wrote with Dee Wagner, won the $100,000 Southeastern Media Award at the Atlanta Film Festival. He has studied with Rosemary Harris, at the Actors Studio, and is a graduate of the North Carolina School of the Arts.