Terry Crews

Terry Crews was born in Flint, Michigan, to Patricia and Terry Crews, Sr. He earned an Art Excellence Scholarship to attend Western Michigan University and also earned a full-ride athletic scholarship to play football. Crews was an All-Conference defensive end, and was a major contributor on the 1988 MAC champion WMU Broncos. His college success was rewarded in 1991, when he was drafted by the NFL's Los Angeles Rams.

Crews played six years in the NFL, with stints at the L.A. Rams, San Diego Chargers , Rhein Fire (NFL Europe-Germany), Washington Redskins and Philadelphia Eagles. While in the NFL, used his art talent by painting a line of NFL licensed lithographs for Sierra Sun Editions.

In 1996, Crews co-wrote and co-produced the independent feature film, "Young Boys Incorporated" (1996).

Crews retired from the NFL in 1997 and moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. Crews' first break came in 1999, when he auditioned for the extreme sports show called Battle Dome(1999), with other actor-athletes from around the country. Crews was chosen to be a series regular, known as the urban warrior, "T-Money".

In 2000, Crews made his big screen debut in The 6th Day(2000). Since then, he has landed roles in Serving Sara(2002),Friday After Next(2002),Deliver Us from Eva(2003),Malibu's Most Wanted(2003),Starsky & Hutch(2004),Soul Plane(2004),White Chicks(2004), and the Mike Judge film,Idiocracy(2006).

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Do You Want to See a Dead Body? (2017)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
Live with Kelly & Ryan (2017)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
Adam Carolla and Friends Build Stuff Live (2017)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
Ultimate Beastmaster (2017)
Starring as Host (20 episodes)
Celebrity Adventure Club (2016)
Starring as Terry Crews
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (2015)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
The Chew (2015)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2015)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
Lip Sync Battle (2015)
Guest starring as Terry Crews (2 episodes)
The Late Late Show with James Corden (2015)
Guest starring as Terry Crews (2 episodes)
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore (2015)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
Worlds Funniest Fails (2015)
Starring as Host
American Country Countdown Awards (2014)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013)
Starring as Sergeant Terry Jeffords (110 episodes)
Hollywood Game Night (2013)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
Drunk History (2013)
Guest starring as Joe Louis
Live! with Kelly & Michael (2012)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
Stars Earn Stripes (2012)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
The Newsroom (2012)
Guest starring as Lonny Church (5 episodes)
The Talk (2011)
Guest starring as Terry Crews (3 episodes)
Conan (2010)
Guest starring as Terry Crews (3 episodes)
Are We There Yet? (2010)
Starring as Nick Parsons
Spike Guys' Choice Awards (2007)
Guest starring as Terry Crews
Everybody Hates Chris (2005)
Starring as Julius Rock
American Dad! (2005)
Guest starring as Heinrich Brown
Arrested Development (2003)
Guest starring as Herbert Love (5 episodes)
All of Us (2003)
Guest starring as Parker
CSI: Miami (2002)
Guest starring as Craig Waters
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire (2002)
Starring as Host (165 episodes)
My Wife and Kids (2001)
Guest starring as Daryl
Cops (1989)
Guest starring as Terry Crews