|Place of birth|
Silver Spring, MD
Britt-Gibson was born in Silver Spring, Maryland. He is the son of author Donna Britt and her first husband. Britt-Gibson has one full brother, Justin Britt-Gibson, and one half-brother, Skye Merida, from his mother's remarriage to journalist Kevin Merida. He attended University of Maryland, Baltimore County, where he studied theater.
Britt-Gibson made his acting debut in the recurring role of Darius "O-Dog" Hill on HBO's crime drama television series The Wire, starring in 8 episodes from 2006 to 2008. He then appeared in the film Toe to Toe (2009) as Leron, and 2 episodes of the web series Monday Wednesday Friday, also writing one of the episodes in which he starred. He has also guest starred in episodes of many television series, such as Southland, Shameless, The Bridge, and Major Crimes.
Britt-Gibson at the 66th Berlin International Film Festival in February 2016 In 2014, Britt-Gibson had recurring roles on the series Californication as Darrell, Power as Rolla, and You're the Worst as Shitstain. In June 2015, he joined the cast of the comedy film Keanu, portraying the role of Trunk.