Columbus Short is an American actor and choreographer born in 1982 in Kansas City, Missouri. Short has done choreography for Britney Spears and Brian Freidman. He has made appearances in films such as The Losers, Armored, Cadillac Records, and Stomp The Yard. Short also played the role of Harrison Wright on the ABC dramatic series Scandal. He has won two Black Reel Wards, two NAACP Image Awards, two MTV Movie Awards and a Teen Choice Award. Short was previously married to dancer Tanee McCall. He has two children.