In 2016, he began starring as Jacob Greenleaf in the Oprah Winfrey Network drama series, Greenleaf.

Rucker spent his formative years in the greater Washington, DC, Maryland area.

C and finished his University education from Carnegie-Mellon University and Duquesne University.

Lamman Rucker (born October 6, 1971) is an American actor.

Rucker began his career on the daytime soap operas As the World Turns and All My Children, before roles in Tyler Perry's films Why Did I Get Married? , and Meet the Browns, and its television adaptation.

He hails from a very dedicated and supportive immediate and extended family.

He first had an interest in acting after he was placed in many child pageants.

His acting skill was highly praised and appreciated.

Edit After appearing in various Hollywood movies and gaining a lot of praise and appreciation, in 2002 he made his television debut with As The World Turns.Little did I know, years later we would meet again. Although I had seen him over the years, I still pictured him as my high school sweetheart and prom date—not a grown man with a career and countless female fans. Lamman: As you mature, you have new goals—grown ass man goals.Naturally, as your goals and aspirations change, the whole formula changes.This television proved to be his major success in all these years.Edit With the increasing height of success, Rucker has been getting more prominent roles and has been sharpening his talent and skill.His first acting role was as Martin Luther King in the 4th grade.