DeVaughn Nixon (born 1984) is an American actor best known for his role in the romantic feature film The Bodyguard, in 1992.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Nixon has been working in the industry for many years. He began with roles in Terminator 2: Judgment Day, The Bodyguard and over the years was featured in several TV series including JAG, The Unit, The Game and more.
He is best known to television viewers for his recurring role as Omar on the television drama series The Secret Life of the American Teenager, from 2011-2013.
His father is former NBA player Norm Nixon and step-mother is dancer/choreographer Debbie Allen.