Keith Stanfield

About Keith Stanfield

Who is it?: Actor, Rapper
Birth Day: August 12, 1991
Birth Place: San Bernardino, California, USA, United States
Birth Sign: Virgo
Other names: Keith Stanfield
Occupation: Actor, poet, rap artist
Years active: 2008–present
Partner(s): Xosha Roquemore
Children: 1

Keith Stanfield Net Worth

Keith Stanfield was bornon August 12, 1991 in San Bernardino, California, USA, United States, is Actor, Rapper. 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.
Keith Stanfield is a member of Singers

💰 Net worth: $1.1 Million

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Biography/Timeline

2009

Stanfield's first role was in the short film Short Term 12 (2009), which was filmmaker Destin Daniel Cretton's thesis project at San Diego State University, and won the Jury Award for U.S. Short Filmmaking at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival. A year later, he appeared in the short film Gimme Grace (2010), before he gave up acting for several years. He went on to work a number of different jobs—roof work, gardening, at AT&T, and at a legal marijuana dispensary—before he was contacted by Cretton to reappear in a feature-length adaptation of Short Term 12, his first feature film. For the duration of the film's production, Stanfield practiced method acting, distancing himself from the other cast members like his character, Marcus. He was the only actor to appear in both the short and feature films.

2013

Short Term 12 won the Grand Jury Prize for Best Narrative Feature at the 2013 South by Southwest film festival, and Stanfield was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male.

2014

In 2014, Stanfield co-starred in The Purge: Anarchy and Selma, in the latter playing civil rights Activist Jimmie Lee Jackson. He appeared in James Franco's upcoming film Memoria and in Don Cheadle's Miles Ahead. Stanfield also starred in the fantasy horror thriller film King Ripple, by the Michigan filmmaker Luke Jaden, and the music video for the Run the Jewels song "Close Your Eyes (And Count to Fuck)". In 2015, he portrayed Rapper Snoop Dogg in the biopic Straight Outta Compton. In 2017, he acted in Netflix's Adam Wingard's Death Note.

2015

Stanfield has been in a relationship with Actress Xosha Roquemore since at least August 2015 and in March 2017 the couple announced they were expecting their first child together; the baby was born later that June.

2016

In 2016, he appeared in the Oliver Stone biopic Snowden and began starring on the comedy-drama TV series Atlanta. In 2017, he appeared in the critically acclaimed horror film Get Out, and the fantasy-thriller film Death Note, an adaptation of the manga of the same name.

2017

In 2017, he appeared in the critically acclaimed horror Get Out.