Terrence took all his savings and flew to New York to audition in late 2005.
Unhappy with his first audition, Terrance and his friends rented a car and drove to Atlanta to attend auditions, where he was successful. In 2012 he was selected to replace Ryan Seacrest as the co-anchor for E! He starred in the sequel to the 2007 film Stomp the Yard, Stomp the Yard: Homecoming, and appeared in the Christina Aguilera and Cher film Burlesque as Dave the D. He has also starred in the fourth season of the show The Game and The Heart Specialist with Marla Gibbs.
Terrence J starred in Tim Story's film Think Like A Man (based on Steve Harvey's bestseller), a Sony Pictures Feature Film.Terrence J was a co-host of BET’s 106 & Park which can be seen in over 85 million homes in the U.Terrence J had a recurring role on the debut of the E!network's television series: "Kourtney and Khloé Take Miami", a spin-off series of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" featuring Kourtney and Khloé Kardashian.106 & Park is BET's highest-rated music series of all time and quickly became one of the leading music video countdown shows on television.
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