Born James Keith Lawson in Niles, Michigan, on September 5, 1979, Keith Lawson was raised in Buchanan, Michigan. He moved away from Buchanan shortly after graduating from high school in hopes of becoming something more than just another small town name. Lawson go into acting shortly after moving to the Chicagoland area and hearing about extras needed for a TV series shooting in the Joliet area. He picked up his first few on screen gigs in movies such as, "The Strip", "The Time Travelers Wife", and "Public Enemies". Read more... and "The Chicago Code."