Hailing from the Flatbush section of Brooklyn, NY. He was approached by a talent agent while riding a New York City subway train. This chance encounter landed his first feature film role alongside Sean Connery and Rob Brown in the drama "Finding Forrester."
Fast forward to 2005, he began auditioning again and began to book major roles in several indie films one after the other. Among those many film roles is the critically acclaimed "Blueprint" (Dir: Kirk Shannon-Butts) in which he portrays a young college student having a romantic getaway with his male love interest. He took a more serious turn in the highly anticipated "True Story" (Dir: Rasheed Wilds) as the hot headed antagonist and drug dealer D. In the upcoming film "Soft Focus" (Dir: Rod Gailes, OBC) he stars as Marcus, a man living two lives at one time. Other credits include "When It Rains", "44", "Israel", "Sam" & "Pressure."
When Damion is not in front of the camera he coaches other actors, writes and performs his own poetry, and enjoys deep conversations about the journey of life.