Richard E Harris is a professional SAG-AFTRA actor who has recently transplanted from Los Angeles. He is presently a local based out of Kansa City and St. Louis, performing in Commercial, Television, and Film. Richard attended Howard University, studying Music Education. He also has a degree in Recording Engineering from Cedar Valley College, Dallas, TX. He is a member of Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity, Zeta Phi Chapter. Before becoming an actor, Richard worked 30 years in the music industry: Touring musician for Columbia Records Artist, Johnny Taylor, and Atlantic Records Artist Levert; Signed as an Recording Artist with Chrysalis Records; Produced and Programmer for songwriter Diane Warren at Realsongs Publishing; Co-Producer and Mix Engineer Vaz Ent/Motown; A Staff Recording Engineer at Universal Music Publishing. Richard now lives here in Columbia, where his focus is Theatre and the forming of an African American Repertory Troupe with an emphasis on August Wilson’s Century Cycle.