Stephen McKinley Henderson was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Henderson kickstarted his acting career appearing on various dramas, including "New York News" (CBS, 1995-96) and "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (NBC, 1999-). He appeared in a number of television specials, including "The Killing Floor" (PBS, 1983-84) and "A Raisin in the Sun" (PBS, 1988-89). Henderson started in the industry by acting in films like the drama "MARIE: A True Story" (1985) with Sissy Spacek. His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "Everyday People" (HBO, 2003-04). Following that project, he appeared in the drama "Keane" (2005) with Damian Lewis and "Waltzing Anna" (2006). He also worked in television around this time, including a part on "Blue Bloods" (CBS, 2010-). Henderson's more recent roles included "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close" (2011), the dramatic comedy "Red Hook Summer" (2012) with Clarke Peters and the Daniel Day-Lewis blockbuster dramatic adaptation "Lincoln" (2012). He held additional roles in television including a part on "Elementary" (CBS, 2012-). Most recently, Henderson acted in "Da Sweet Blood of Jesus" (2015) with Stephen T. Williams.