Rhasaan Orange (Thomas Edward Kramer "Tek" on Days of Our Lives)

Current Character: Thomas Edward Kramer "Tek"

Birthday: 1975-08-25

Birthplace: Born in New York New York

Marital Status: Single


Rhasaan Orange is the youngest of 5 children and grew up in New York City. Orange's father worked as a bodyguard and martial arts coach for Robert De Niro. De Niro gave Rhasaan and his father the opportunity to study at the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute. Rhasaan's acting debut came at age 3 when he appeared on "A Christmas Eve on Sesame Street." He went on to work on other sitcoms, independent features and shots.

Rhasaan collects old soul, jazz and rap records and was named after jazz great, Rhasaan Roland Kirk. Many people are unsure how to pronounce his given name 'Orange'. Orange is actually pronounced just like the fruit!

Rhasaan enjoys playing and coaching youth basketball on the weekends. He enjoys Karate and is currently studying Brazilian jiu-jitsu with Eddie Bravo at Tenth Planet. Rhasaan is single and lives in Los Angeles.

Career Highlights

Days of Our Lives - Thomas Edward 'Tek' Kramer (2003 - 2006)
A Sight for Sore Eyes - Jarred Williams (2004)
Undressed - Joe (2001)
Jack & Jill (2001)
Guiding Light - Brian (1999)