April 14, 1975 |
Tanner is mostly known by his role as Antwon "Skills" Taylor on the CW show One Tree Hill. Tanner had a starring role in the 2005 film Coach Carter, where he starred alongside Samuel L. Jackson and has appeared in TV series such as NYPD Blue, Sister, Sister, Moesha, The Parkers, and CSI.
Tanner also had a role in the film The Wood.
Tanner was arrested on April 16, 2009, and was accused by federal authorities of "knowingly and intentionally" transferring Social Security cards "with intent to defraud". On August 20, 2009 he pleaded guilty in federal court in Brooklyn to selling more than a dozen Social Security numbers for $10,000. He was handed a prison sentence of 3 months for the offense and had to report to prison by April 30, 2010.
|1996-1997||Moesha||Michael/Baggy Pants||5 episodes|
|1998||Sister, Sister||Addison||2 episodes|
|2000-2001||Boston Public||Kevin Jackson||6 episodes|
|2001||The Parkers||Michael||2 episodes|
|2004-2012||One Tree Hill||Antwon 'Skills' Taylor||108 episodes (Seasons 1-9)|
|2004||Never Die Alone||Blue|
|2005||Brothers in Arms||Zane|
|2009||I Do... I Did!||Tone|
- Newspapers, McClatchy (17 April 2009). "One Tree Hill actor charged with selling social security numbers". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 2009-10-27.
- "One Tree Hill Star Arrested". TVGuide.com. Archived from the original on 12 April 2009. Retrieved 2009-04-16.
- "'One Tree Hill' star sentenced to prison". digitalspy.co.uk. 14 January 2010. Archived from the original on 16 January 2010. Retrieved 2010-01-14.
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