Before playing Sheriff Carver, Blair Underwood was building his rep as one of Hollywood's sexiest men, starring on the hit TV drama L.A. Law. The Golden Globe-nominated actor appeared on the hit series Sex and the City and he played the president on the short-lived TV drama The Event. He also went on tostar in the Broadway revival of A Streetcar Named Desire. Recently, the actor has starred in the popular series Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and appeared in the 2014 film The Trip to Bountiful.