Christian Keyes is an American model turned actor and producer. He is best known for his role as Slim in the 2015 movie ‘The Man in 3B’. He has been a part of few other films, and has also acted on Television. He has made notable stage appearances like ‘What’s Done in the Dark’ and ‘Madea Goes to Jail’. He has also been a part of several music videos. Along with acting, he is also popular for his singing skills. Recently, he was cast as the male lead in the soap opera, ‘Saints & Sinners’. He has appeared in several music videos like ‘The Way That I Love You’ and ‘Energy’ with popular artistes such as Keri Hilson and Ashanti. He has been cast in commercials for big brands like Nike, Tide, Acura, etc. The teen heartthrob initially worked as a fitness instructor, before turning his attention towards acting and modeling. Keyes dated Baje Fetcher for a while, but the couple broke up.
Christian started his career as a model. He began acting on stage productions. In 2005, he got a chance to make his film debut through a very small role in the comedy drama film, ‘Diary of a Mad Black Woman’.
He played several small roles on Television sitcoms during 2007-2010 in series like ‘Brothers & Sisters’, ‘Family Time’, ‘Instant Mom’, ‘Beauty and the Beast’, ‘Born Again Virgin’ and few others. In 2010, he starred in the film Perfect Combination.
He appeared in some other films and TV films including ‘Lord, All Men can’t be Dogs’, ‘Note to Self’ and ‘Act Like You Love Me’.
In 2015, he was cast for an important role of Slim in the mystery crime thriller – The Man in 3B. In 2016, he got his big break when he was cast as the lead in the Bounce TV series, ‘Saints & Sinners’. The series portrays the conflicts among the members of a Baptist Church. He plays Levi Sterling in this series. It was renewed for a second season in 2017.
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What Makes Christian Keyes So Special
Christian is known for his perfect body and hot looks. Christian likes to work hard in the gym. He has worked as a fitness trainer in the past. He likes to keep things to himself rather than publishing everything on media. He is also admired for his down to earth nature.
When asked about his nationality, Christian Keyes explains how he is proud to be black and no matter where his ancestries are from, he will always be an American.
The multi-talented artist was also a part of an Ashanti music video. Thus, multiple talents, well-toned body and decent nature is what makes him special.
Christian Keyes was born on July 24, 1975 in Detroit, Michigan. Later, his family shifted to Flint where he spent most of his childhood. As a youngster, Christian always wanted to pursue a career in the music industry. However, he did not get as many chances in the field of music as compared to acting. He finally decided to pursue a career in acting first, so that later, he could move to music. He started his training in several schools and mostly in musical theatres.
He attended a bunch of acting classes while attending the Ferris State University. He considers Jeffrey Wright, Robert De Niro, Will Smith, Anthony Hopkins, Meryl Streep, Denzel Washington and Don Cheadle as his inspirations.
He was in a short term relationship with Baje Fetcher. His present status is unknown as he prefers to keep his personal life to himself. He has a son who is also named Christian.