Terry Crews - biography

Actor from United States of America

Terry Crews Terry Alan Crews (born July 30, 1968) is an American actor and former NFL player. He is perhaps best known for playing Julius on the UPN/CW sitcom Everybody Hates Chris and his appearances in Old Spice commercials, as well as roles in films like Friday After Next, White Chicks, Idiocracy, and The Expendables. He currently stars as Nick Kingston-Persons in the TBS sitcom Are We There Yet? and himself in the BET reality series The Family Crews. Crews was born in Flint, Michigan, the son of Patricia and Terry Crews, Sr. Terry grew up in a very strict household held down by his mother. He attended Flint Southwestern Academy. He earned an Art Excellence Scholarship to attend the Interlochen Center for the Arts and then Western Michigan University. While completing his studies as an Art major, Crews was a key member of the WMU football team, where he earned all-conference honors as a defensive end. Crews was drafted by the Los Angeles Rams of the NFL in the 11th round of the 1991 NFL Draft. He carved out a career that lasted seven seasons, including stints with the Rams, San Diego Chargers, the Washington Redskins and the Philadelphia Eagles. After retiring from the NFL in 1997, Crews  ( Wikipedia article )

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Personal facts

Known as
Terry Crew, Jr.,,T-Money,Terry Alan Crews,Squeegee Lo,Terrence Alan Crews,Henry David Thoreau
Date of birth
1968-07-30
Place of birth
Flint
Nationality
United States of America
Spouse(s)
Rebecca King-Crews
Profession
Actor, Voice artist, Comedian, American football player

Education

Institution From To
Western Michigan University

Athlete facts

Sports
American football

Performances

Year Performance Character
2011 Bridesmaids Boot Camp Instructor
2010 Lottery Ticket Jimmy the Driver
2010 The Expendables Hale Caesar
2008 How to Rob a Bank Officer DeGepse
2008 Street Kings Detective Terrence Washington
2008 Get Smart's Bruce & Lloyd Out of Control Agent 91
2006 The Benchwarmers Poker Guy #1
2006 Puff, Puff, Pass Cold Crush
2006 Idiocracy President Camacho
2005 The Longest Yard Cheeseburger Eddy
2003 Deliver Us from Eva Big bartender
2002 Serving Sara Vernon

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