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David Harewood


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Birth Name: David Harewood

Born Dec. 8, 1965 in Birmingham, England, David Harewood earned his training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, but found himself the subject of enormous cultural pressure as a rising black English actor. Although he earned excellent reviews and national recognition for his performance as a sexually conflicted murderer in the play "Entertaining Mr. Sloane," many conflated his role with his ethnicity, leading to attacks on Harewood's casting as portraying minorities in a negative light. Overwhelmed by the firestorm and unable to appease all the conflicting expectations, Harewood developed an alcohol addiction and eventually required treatment in a psychiatric ward before he was able to con... Continue Bio >>


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