Birth Date: August 28, 1973 / Age: 40
Birth Place: Washington D.C.
Biography: J. August Richards was born on August 28, 1973 in Washington D.C. He plays the street-wise member of the Angel investigation team. Charles Gunn came from the streets of Los Angeles where he along with his sister and gang members were renegade vampire hunters. When his sister was killed by vampires he eventually gained trust and joined up with Angel to fight evil.
J. August's acting career began when spotted by a casting director. This resulted in getting a guest star role in The Cosby Show. Other guest appearances would come later in the form of The Practice, Chicago Hope, Any Day Now and Nash Bridges.