Faison also appeared as recurring Sesame Street character Duane (a friend of Jelani's) during the early 90s. He also appeared on City Kids performing the song "Saturday" (YouTube). His younger brother Olamide Faison plays Miles on Sesame Street.
Faison hosted a PBS special for young adults called Your Life, Your Money, which aired immediately after Sesame Street-based special Families Stand Together: Feeling Secure in Tough Times.
Faison gained notice for the role of Murray in the 1995 film Clueless, and reprised the role for all three seasons on the spin-off television series (1996-1999). Other film credits include Remember the Titans, Josie and the Pussycats, and Uptown Girls. As a voice actor, Faison has been heard on Clone High (as Toots, Martin Luther King Jr., and others) and Robot Chicken.