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Darrin Dewitt Henson

Darrin Dewitt Henson
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Darrin Dewitt Henson Biography

Darrin Dewitt Henson (born May 5, 1972) is an American choreographer, dancer, actor, director and producer, best known for his instructional dance video Darrin's Dance Grooves (which was heavily marketed in 2001 and 2002), and for his portrayal of ex-convict Lem Van Adams on the Showtime TV series Soul Food, which is the longest-running drama with a predominantly African-American cast in television history.

Henson also starred in productions such as the ABC television movie Double Platinum and the motion picture Stomp the Yard. In 2003, Henson directed the film Violation. He has choreographed music videos and concerts for such popular music artists as New Kids on the Block, Jordan Knight, Britney Spears, Backstreet Boys, 98 Degrees and 'N Sync.

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Darrin Dewitt Henson Awards

YearAwardCategoryForResult
2005 Image Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series "Soul Food" (2000). Nominated
2004 Image Awards Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series "Soul Food" (2000). Nominated

Darrin Dewitt Henson Trivia

  • Choreographs videos and concerts for artists such as N'Sync and Usher.
  • Straight out of high school, he landed a job in a break-dancing troupe for Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus.
  • Grew up just 2 doors down from Jennifer Lopez in the Bronx, and remains good friends with her to this day.
  • Also works as a choreographer in the music industry, and has worked with such singers as 'NSync, Britney Spears, and Christina Aguilera.


Darrin Dewitt Henson Photos

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    20th Annual NAACP Theatre Awards - Arrivals

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    "A Day In The Life" Los Angeles Premiere - Arrivals

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    "Tyson" Los Angeles Premiere - Arrivals

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    "Afro Samurai" Launch Party For XBox 360 And Playstation 3 - Arrivals

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    36th Annual NAACP Image Awards - Arrivals

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    The Soul Food - Fifth and Final Season - Premiere Screening

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