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Height: 5"11   |   Eye Color: Brown   |   Hair Color: Black


Aqeel Taahir Ash-Shakoor was born in Murfreesboro, NC. He is known for Law & Order: SVU Season 24 (NBC) Precinct Commander Inspector Borsits; FBI Season 5 (CBS) as Geoff, MTA Mechanic; Chicago Med Season 4 (NBC) as Shrapnel Man and Season 7 as FBI Agent Russo; The Staircase (HBO Max) as State Police 2; and A League of Their Own (Prime Original Series) as Pastor Donald Turner.


In 2022, in his first major industry big screen production, Aqeel played Frank, a construction worker with great concerns, in "On Sacred Ground." In 2023, Aqeel will play James Farmer in the John Ridley directed "Shirley," based on the life of Shirley Chisholm, played by Regina King.


BS in Business Administration   |    Saint Paul’s College   |   Lawrenceville, VA

MS in Criminal Justice   |  Everest University   |   Tampa, FL

PhD in Ministry   |   Canadian International Chaplaincy Association University & Seminary | Houston, TX


Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.

Ambassador At-Large to the United Nations

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