The Cosby Show star Geoffrey Owens is “indescribably” proud of his son’s acting debut on Uncoupled.

The Cosby Show star Geoffrey Owens is “indescribably” proud of his son’s acting debut on Uncoupled.

The Cosby Show star Geoffrey Owens is “indescribably” proud of his son’s acting debut in the Netflix series Uncoupled.

Cosby Show graduate Geoffrey Owens couldn’t be more proud of his son Jordyn Owens after his big break in entertainment.

The 61-year-old actor, best known for playing Elvin Tibideaux on the hit 1980s sitcom for five seasons, walked the red carpet alongside Jordyn for the New York premiere of Netflix Uncoupled on Tuesday.

The romantic comedy series, in which the 23-year-old plays the character Trey, is his first acting role on screen.

Proud dad: Geoffrey Owens, best known as Elvin Tibideaux on the hit sitcom The Cosby Show, proudly supported his son Jordyn Owens on the red carpet at the premiere of his new series Uncoupled on Tuesday

“I’m incredibly proud,” said Geoffrey Page Six of his son’s achievement. ‘I’m speechless.’

Strutting out in front of the sea of ​​fans and photographers, Jordyn looked strikingly handsome in a black suit with a matching top and boots.

His dad joined him for a few moments looking dapper in a black suit with a white button-down and brown shoes.

Geoffrey, who starred on The Cosby Show from 1985 to 1992, has more recently focused on theater acting and teaching Shakespeare.

But over the years, he said he’s tried to pass his acting experience and wisdom on to his son, both in terms of collaborating on his craft and the business as a whole.

Debut: Jordyn, 23, plays the character Trey in his first acting role on screen

Debut: Jordyn, 23, plays the character Trey in his first acting role on screen

It works: After working as a model, the Montclair, New Jersey native looked relaxed and comfortable during the red carpet of the Uncoupled premiere

It works: After working as a model, the Montclair, New Jersey native looked relaxed and comfortable during the red carpet of the Uncoupled premiere

College years: Before playing Trey on Uncoupled, Jordyn modeled and played guard for the University of Massachusetts Lowell basketball team

College years: Before playing Trey on Uncoupled, Jordyn modeled and played guard for the University of Massachusetts Lowell basketball team

Before landing the role of Trey in Uncoupled, Jordyn modeled and played guard for the University of Massachusetts Lowell basketball team.

And in recent years he has developed an unexpected career as a painter, which has led to his appearing on the Today Show to talk about his artwork.

“I’ve watched it over the years,” Geoffrey said of Jordyn’s star power and ability to turn heads. “I’ve been watching it for five or six years.”

Social media confession: The young actor announced on Instagram on Saturday, July 30 that he is

Social media confession: The young actor announced on Instagram on Saturday, July 30 that he is “blessed” to have made his acting debut alongside “some of the best in the business”.

Breakout role: Geoffrey Owens (left) starred on The Cosby Show for the last five seasons of the hit sitcom, which ended in 1992;  He played Sondra Huxtable's husband Elvin Tibideaux

Breakout role: Geoffrey Owens (left) starred on The Cosby Show for the last five seasons of the hit sitcom, which ended in 1992; He played Sondra Huxtable’s husband Elvin Tibideaux

Jordyn has spoken openly and frankly about his good fortune in landing a role alongside such a great cast as Neil Patrick Harris, Tisha Campbell and Marcia Gay Harden, explaining that “especially for a first project, there’s nothing to grab.” is better than that.’

“More than blessed (cliché I know) to have done my gig with some of the best in the business, amazing experience, always grateful,” he gushed on Instagram on Saturday, July 30, along with a red heart- emoji

Uncoupled, the latest show from Sex and the City creator Darren Star and Emily in Paris, stars Harris as Michael, a newly single gay man who’s just emerged from a 17-year relationship and is entering a whole new era must learn how to date while grieving his unexpected breakup.

The first season of Uncoupled premiered on Netflix on July 29.

Passing it on: Geoffrey revealed that he has tried to pass his acting experience and wisdom on to his son, both in terms of collaborating on his craft and the business as a whole;  Father and son are pictured in an Instagram photo in September 2019

Passing it on: Geoffrey revealed that he has tried to pass his acting experience and wisdom on to his son, both in terms of collaborating on his craft and the business as a whole; Father and son are pictured in an Instagram photo in September 2019