Stephen Rider is an American actor. He made his film debut in 2007’s The Great Debaters. The rest of the 2000s saw him appearing in some short films. In the 2010s, he made notable guest roles in the television shows NCIS: Los Angeles, Lucky 7, and Shameless. In 2012, he played a small role in the movie Safe House. He next appeared in the film The Host, as well as played Stephen W. Rochon in the historical drama film The Butler. After appearing in an episode of Battle Creek, he played the role of Blake Tower in Netflix’s Daredevil. He reprised his role in Luke Cage. His most recent work on the small screen was as Zack Clark in the CBS series Instinct. Rider also starred in the 2018 film The After Party.