Terry Crews- the Voice of Courage Award

Terry Crews is an American actor, comedian, artist, activist and a former American football player. He has starred in a number on US sitcoms and has also hosted the US version of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire and appearred in a number of films. Since 2013, he plays NYPD Sergeant Terry Jeffords in the sitcom Brooklyn Nine-Nine.

Terry grew up with a very abusive father and the following video shows him speaking frankly about his experiences and how it shaped him as a man. This is his speech upon receiving the Voice of Courage award from Safe Horizon.