Pooch Hall is originally from Brockton, Massachusetts. Growing up, he was very athletic, participating in such sports as football, track and field and boxing. His acting career began with a minor role in the film Lift. Most of his work on television has been for commercials. He has also jumped from one television program after another, appearing in short-lived series such as Pepper Dennis and Miracle Boys. Hall finally landed a starring role in the CW football drama, The Game. He plays Derwin Davis an ambitious rookie who was recently drafted by the NFL. The Game is now airing on BET networks.