By December 1991 he was ranked third nationally in his class.
He made his television acting debut on in 1995 and has since appeared in feature films , with Will Smith and Martin Lawrence, , and.
Haye did not agree to fight Briggs immediately but instead offered him the chance to fight on his undercard, promising that he would fight him next if he was victorious.
After Briggs collapsed to the mat following a missed left hook, referee stopped the fight and awarded Lewis the victory by technical knockout.
A day later, Hitz Boxing and The Heavyweight Factory announced the fight was officially off and they would not reschedule a new date.
The win for Briggs had meant he could be fighting next.