Lakeith Lee Stanfield
Co-starred in the film "Snowden."
Joined the cast of the acclaimed TV series "Atlanta."
Appeared in the Miles Davis biopic "Miles Ahead."
Played Bug in the indie hit "Dope."
Played Jimmie Lee Jackson in the acclaimed film "Selma."
Reprised his role in "Short Term 12" for the full length adaptation, co-starring with Brie Larson.
Landed his first major acting role in the acclaimed short film "Short Term 12."
Was born in San Bernardino, CA but grew up in Riverside and Victorville.
Joined his high school drama club at age 14 and decided to become an actor.
Originally began looking for auditions in range of his home near the Mojave desert, but eventually enrolled at the John Casablancas Modeling and Career Center in Los Angeles.