He stars as Avon Barksdale in the first , second , and third seasons. He reprised the role as a guest star in the fifth season. He is the younger brother of actor Steve Harris. While enrolled in NYU, Harris starred in his first major film role in the basketball drama Above the Rim , starring opposite Tupac Shakur, and appeared in many theatrical stage productions of various off-Broadway plays. He subsequently guest starred in a variety of television and film venues before portraying legendary rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix in Showtime's movie, Hendrix.
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The former college basketball standout talks about Archie Bunker, persistence and why he loves watching — and playing — basketball. I have a lot of prosperity around me. I did the New Edition miniseries and [got] so much attention from that. Remember the Titans , that was Denzel [Washington]. Even my first [film] was with Tupac [Shakur]. Advice is energetic. All in the Family. Patience and freedom at the same time is a deadly, powerful thing. All I watch is sports. Sports and maybe documentaries.