Jaime Augusto Richards III, known professionally as J. August Richards, (born August 28, 1973 in Washington, DC) is an American actor, best known for his roles as vampire hunter Charles Gunn on The WB's Angel, and Mike Peterson / Deathlok on the ABC-aired Marvel Cinematic Universe television series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D..
In 2020, he came out as gay.
- The Cosby Show (1988) as Roy
- Good Burger (1997) as Griffen
- Angel (2000 - 2004) as Charles Gunn
- Conviction (2006) as A.D.A. Billy Desmond
- Raising the Bar (2008 — 2009) as Marcus McGrath
- Grey's Anatomy (2010, 2014) as Young Richard Webber
- Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013 — present) as Mike Peterson / Deathlok
- Arrow (2012) as Mr. Blank
- The Lottery (2014) as Deputy Secretary of State Nathan Mitchell
- Council Of Dads (2020 — present) as Dr. Oliver Post
He provides examples of:
- Twofer Token Minority: He's Black and Latino, but most don't realize it because of his professional name. And in 2020, he also came out as gay.