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Khaliloeron Kain (born November 22, 1964) is an American actor and rapper also known as K. Kain best known for his role as Raheem in 1992's Juice and as Darnell Wilkes on Girlfriends, replacing Flex Alexander.

Khalil Kain
Born
Khaliloeron Kain

(1964-11-22) November 22, 1964 (age 54)
EducationNew York University
OccupationActor, rapper
Years active1984–present
Children2

Personal lifeEdit

Kain was born in Manhattan, New York City, New York, of African American and Chinese descent.[1] His father is poet, playwright, recording artist Gylan Kain, founder of The Last Poets.

Life and careerEdit

He first appeared in the 1992 film Juice as Raheem. Following roles included Roosevelt Nathaniel Hobbs in the 1994 comedy drama Renaissance Man and Marvin Cox in the 1997 romantic comedy, Love Jones.

Kain portrayed golfer Tiger Woods in Showtime's The Tiger Woods Story. In 2001, he teamed again with Juice director Ernest Dickerson in Bones (starring Snoop Dogg). Kain had a role in the 2003 blaxploitation biopic Baadasssss!.

He appeared as Darnell Wilkes on the UPN/CW TV series Girlfriends from Season 2 through 8. He replaced Flex Alexander, who left to star in the sitcom One on One.[2] Other television credits include Suddenly Susan, Friends, Blue Bloods, Living Single, Moesha, Angel, and Sister, Sister.[citation needed]

He also played the role of Bill in the 2010 movie For Colored Girls.

Kain has been an avid student of martial arts since 1996 and holds a black belt in hapkido.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Male Celebs Who Practice Martial Arts", Jet, Sept. 24, 2001, at p. 40.
  2. ^ "What are they now! One on One Cast". Top 10 Queen Social. August 20, 2010. Retrieved September 6, 2010.

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