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Hill Harper


Hill Harper

Hill Harper is an award-winning actor, bestselling author, and philanthropist. Mr. Harper starred on the CBS TV drama CSI: NY from 2004 to 2013. As of March 2013, he joined the USA spy drama Covert Affairs as a new series regular for season four. Mr. Harper is the author of four New York Times bestsellers and he has earned seven NAACP Image Awards for his writing and acting. Mr. Harper is founder of the Manifest Your Destiny Foundation, dedicated to empowering underserved youth through mentorship, scholarship, and grant programs.

Mr. Harper graduated magna cum laude as valedictorian of his department with a bachelor’s degree from Brown University and cum laude with a juris doctor degree from Harvard Law School. He also holds a master’s degree with honors from Winston-Salem State University, Cheyney University, Westfield State College, Tougaloo College, and Dillard University. Mr. Harper travels frequently as a motivational speaker, addressing a wide range of audiences, including youth, adults, couples, and business leaders. In July 2010, he was diagnosed with thyroid cancer. His bestselling book, The Wealth Cure, chronicles the cancer diagnosis and his journey to health.