Kadeem Hardison is an American actor and director. Hardison was born in Bedford–Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York. He is best known for his role as Dwayne Wayne on A Different World, a spin-off of the long-running NBC sitcom The Cosby Show. He is also starring in the Disney Channel sitcom K.C. Undercover as K.C.’s father.
He has guest starred on several other sitcoms, including Living Single, Girlfriends, Under One Roof, The Boondocks (as himself), Greek, Parenthood, and on Everybody Hates Chris as the judge. His movies include School Daze, Def by Temptation, Vampire in Brooklyn, 30 Years to Life, Made of Honor, Escapee, The 6th Man, Drive, Renaissance Man,Panther, The Fantasia Barrino Story: Life Is Not a Fairy Tale, Bratz, Biker Boyz, Who’s Your Daddy?, The Crow: Stairway to Heaven, I’m Gonna Git You Sucka, Blind Faith, Showtime, White Men Can’t Jump, and “B.C. Butcher”. He also appears as an actor in the 2013 PlayStation 3 exclusive video game Beyond: Two Souls as Cole Freeman.