Notable Newtonians: Celebrities from Newton
The actor in 'Stomp the Yard,' 'Men of a Certain Age,' and 'The Shield' grew up in Newton and attended Newton South.
His father was JoJo White, who played for the Boston Celtics.
Brian White also dabbled in athletics before becoming an actor-- he played for the New England Patriots and Boston Blazers.
Most recently he has become a published author with his book "Black Carpenter."