has distinguished himself as an award-winning actor who is
currently showcasing his multitude of talents in film,
television and theatre.
He will next
be seen on-stage in a revival of the award-winning musical, “Purlie.”
The play is part of New York City Center’s famed Encores! Series
(March 31-April 3). Written by Ossie Davis, the show is a fusion
of pop, rhythm and blues and Broadway music. Underwood also
voices the lead character, Dr. Bindlebeep, in Bill Cosby's hit
animated series for Nick at Nite -- "Fatherhood."
episodes of the last season of HBO’s hit series "Sex & the
City," Underwood played Robert Leeds, the NY Knicks team doctor
who romanced his neighbor Miranda. His portrayal earned him two
NAACP Image Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor.
recently starred in and produced the independent drama "How Did
It Feel?" The film is a character-driven drama based on the
award-winning play of the same name. Underwood plays a
working-class intellectual whose life is rocked when his wife's
younger sister comes to live with them.