A native Texan, Charles got his first big break landing a contract role and spending over five years on the NBC daytime drama Passions. Soon after he made the move to primetime, spending a season on the WB sitcom Half and Half, along with numerous guest starring roles on popular TV shows such as CSI, Melrose Place and My Boys. You might have caught a glimpse of Charles in one of his many national commercials, most recently Crystal Light, Visa and Mercedes Benz. Charles also adds host to his resume having worked on NBC’s LXTV 1st Look and KNBC’s YourLA. When the lights turn off Charles is an avid traveler, marathoner, photographer and co-owner of a popular Austin, TX Salon.