Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Genres: Pop, Rap/Hip Hop, Soul/R&B
Terrence Dashon Howard (born March 11, 1969) is an American actor and singer. Having appeared in film and on television since the late 1980s, Howard had his first major role in the 1995 film ''Mr. Holland's Opus'', which subsequently led to a number of roles in films and high visibility among African American audiences. Howard broke into the mainstream with a succession of well-reviewed television and film roles between 2004 and 2006. Among his roles in movies includes ''Ray'', ''Lackawanna Blues'', ''Crash'', '' Four Brothers'', ''Hustle & Flow'', ''Get Rich or Die Tryin, ''Idlewild'', ''The Brave One''. Howard co-starred in ''Iron Man'' and reprised the role in the video game adap...