Akron Watson is a Dallas, TX native. His Broadway credits are Bobby in The Color Purple Revival, Trevor in The Play That Goes Wrong, & Aaron Burr in Hamilton an American Musical. On television he’s Eric Houston on “Empire” and Trevor in “Chicago Med”. Feature film credits include “Miss Juneteenth”, “Spilt Milk”, and the upcoming “Solidarity”. Voice over credits include Satoshi on “Michiko & Hatchin”, Psycho P in “One Piece the Movie”, Chris in The Walking Dead Video Game, and Dunks Watson in “Borderlands, the Presequel”. He’s a golden ticket recipient on “American Idol”, Season 7.