Keith Stanfield Biography
(Actor and Musician Known for His Films ‘Short Term 12’, ‘Selma’, ‘Straight Outta Compton’ and ‘Crown Heights’)
Birthday: August 12, 1991 (Leo)
Born In: San Bernardino, California, United States
Keith Stanfield, also known as Lakeith Lee Stanfield, is an American rapper and actor. He started his career in the entertainment industry after getting trained at the Los Angeles' John Casablancas Modeling & Career Center. Known for performing with the band Moo, he has also done a variety of projects when it comes to acting. On the big screen, Stanfield has appeared in the movies ‘Short Term 12’, ‘Straight Outta Compton’, ‘Memoria,’ ‘Miles Ahead’, ‘The Incredible Jessica James’ and ‘War Machine’. He is best recognized for his performance in the films ‘The Purge: Anarchy’, ‘Snowden’, ‘Get Out’, ‘Dope’, and ‘Selma’. The American actor cum rapper has also done theatre and has acted in a number of short films such as ‘The Fires, Howling’, ‘King Ripple’, ‘Tracks’ and ‘Hard World for Small Things.’ Currently, Stanfield is seen starring as Darius on the TV series ‘Atlanta’. Talking about the American star’s awards and achievements, he won Hamptons International Film Festival Award for the Breakthrough Performer for ‘Straight Outta Compton.’ Besides this, he has been nominated multiple times for many prestigious awards including Black Reel Awards, GFCA Awards, BFCC Awards and MTV Movie & TV Awards.