Wolé Parks is an American actor best known for his starring role as Sam Alexander, a trusted aide to Alejandro Rubio and a jack-of-all trades who on any given day finds himself playing the role of butler, driver, handyman and confidante, in the comedy-drama television series Devious Maids.
Born and raised in New York City, Parks graduated from New York University with majors in Acting and Mathematics. In 2011, he left a job in finance to pursue acting.
He has had many television and film roles including Law & Order, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Gossip Girl, Taking Chance and played Dallas Griffin on As the World Turns for a year.
He has also played a lead on NBC's pilot Next Caller and co-starred along with fellow Devious Maids castmate Dania Ramírez in Premium Rush.