• Boris Kodjoe is an Austrian actor
  • He stars in Station 19
  • Learn more about the handsome star here

Boris Kodjoe is a hit on ABC's Station 19. Born March 8, 1973, in Vienna, Austria, Boris Kodjoe had other ambitions than acting as a child. A talented tennis player, Boris would be awarded a tennis scholarship to study at Virginia Commonwealth University. 

Boris would play all four years of his degree and is quite the legend at his alma mater. Sadly, his professional tennis career would come to an end following a back injury.

Boris Kodjoe In Station 19

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Boris Kodjoe on Station 19 Season 2 Episode 1

Before Boris Kodjoe was starring on Station 19, he would pursue a career in modeling after his tennis career was cut short. His move to acting would follow not long after and his early career saw him in films and series including:

  • Showtime drama Soul Food (2000-2004)
  • Brown Sugar (2002)
  • Second Time Around (2004-2005)
  • The Gospel (2005)
  • Nip/Tuck (2007)
  • Real Husbands of Hollywood (2013)
  • The Last Man on Earth (2015)

In 2018, Boris would land a role on Grey's Anatomy spin-off number two, Station 19. Starring as the new fire captain "Robert Sullivan" in season two, Boris has quickly become a fan favorite and his handsome looks have made him the "McSteamy" of the fire station. 

Boris Kodjoe Family

In 2005, Boris Kodjoe would marry his Soul Food co-star, American actress Nicole Ari Parker. The pair now have two beautiful children together, daughter Sophie and son Nicolas. 

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Most recently, in addition to starring on Station 19, Boris has also made appearances on Grey's Anatomy as "Robert Sullivan" and on Lip Sync Battle, battling his own wife! The now 49-year-old sure is talented and we look forward to seeing more of Boris Kodjoe on Station 19