Jimmy Jean-Louis is a Haitian-French actor whose acting career started in the 1990s. His first work was in some episodes of a French erotic series. In the 2000s, he pursued a career in Hollywood where he first appeared in an episode of Arliss. In 2002, he made his cinematic debut in the film Derailed. He later had roles in the films Tears of the Sun, Hollywood Homicide, This Girl’s Life, Monster-in-Law, and Loaded, among others. From 2006 to 2009, he became known for his role called as The Haitian in Heroes. He next had starred in the film Diary of a Tired Black Man. As of 2017, he stars as Dr. Gregory Ruval in the comedy-drama series Claws.