Date of Birth: Oct 25, 1980
Birthplace: Austin, Texas, USA
Mehcad Brooks continues to rise as one of Hollywoods most promising stars. Brooks was in USAs new drama Necessary Roughness (2011), in which he portrayed Terrence TK King, the star wide receiver for the Hawks who is becoming notorious for his frequent fumbles -- not to mention his regular run-ins with the law. He is forced into counseling which becomes the key that unlocks his troubled past and helps him on the path to healing. Audiences saw Brooks star as the much talked about Eggs on Alan Balls HBO hit series True Blood (2008), opposite Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer. He is a SAG Award winner for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series on the ABC show Desperate Housewives (2004), playing the role of Alfre Woodards son.