Up and Coming Actors to Look out for!

Here is a list of Actors and Actresses to be out on the look out. Very talented individuals.
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Damion Lee
Hailing from the Flatbush section of Brooklyn, NY. He was approached by a talent agent while riding a New York City subway train. This chance encounter landed his first feature film role alongside Sean Connery and Rob Brown in the drama "Finding Forrester." Fast forward to 2005, he began auditioning again and began to book major roles in several indie films one after the other...
Stephen Hill
Stephen Hill is an award winning actor (Best Male Actor, ABFF Star Project 2010), known for solid work in a variety of roles in film, TV, theater, web series, etc. Recently cast in the lead role of York in the HBO mini-series, Lewis & Clark, he is also on HBO, in Pete Chatmon's BlackCard, and in the fifth season of Boardwalk Empire in the recurring role of Clarence...
Yenny Love
Yenny Love was born in the Dominican Republic where she began her love for writing and entertainment. She migrated to the United States at the age of 11 where through hardships and language barrier developed a strong sense of self and learned how to survive without losing her accent or forgetting her roots...
Adepero Oduye
Adepero Oduye hails from Brooklyn, New York City by way of Nigeria. She is a graduate of Cornell University; and has studied acting with Wynn Handman, Austin Pendleton, and Susan Batson. Her name is pronounced "Add-eh-pair-o Oh-due-yay." Her theatre credits include Danai Gurira's play Eclipsed, at the Yale Repertory Theatre; The Bluest Eye...
Pernell Walker
Actress, The Night Of
Pernell Walker is an Bronx born Actress with a M.F.A in acting from Actor's Studio Drama School, formerly of New School University. Ms.Walker seamlessly navigates and bring life to roles in film television and theater. She made her Off-Broadway debut in SEED by Radha Blank (writer for Fox's Empire) directed by Niegel Smith (Artistic Director of The Flea)...
Jaiden Kaine
Actor, Luke Cage
Jaiden Kaine is a former military operative turned actor. His mom is a psychiatric nurse and his dad was a playwright. He was born in New York City and studied at the famed William Esper Studios under Terry Knickerbocker. He's most known for his breakout role as "Oswall Swann" in Ridley Scott's "Killing...
Eli Harris
Eli Harris is an award winning actor and director in the film industry. Originally from Lynchburg, Virginia, he started his career at age 6 doing theater for the Cherry Tree players. He did theater throughout his school years. He later joined the military to serve his country. He got out in 1998 after the loss of his mother...
Vonn Harris
Vonn Harris was raised in Baltimore, MD by his mother. After graduating from Milford Mill High School, he joined the US Army and served four years. After receiving an honorable discharge, he worked as an Electrian, a skill he acquired while serving his country. Feeling unhappy with his job ,he attended Catonsville Community College with a major in Business Law...
Actor, Divergent
Jennifer Mary Mears
Location Management, Orange Is the New Black
Jennifer Mary Mears was born in New York, New York and raised by her mother and two grandparents. Jennifer studied at Stella Adler Studio of Acting in New York City. Jennifer first was introduced to the art of acting through her mother, Valerie, an actress in her earlier years. Jennifer instantly fell in love with acting after watching the film Imitation of Life-a suggestion of her mother...
Sharri Jones
Actress, Potnah
Sharri Jones aka Sharri Ana Natalia was born July 29, 1989 in San Antonio, Texas. She is African American and Creole Indian. Sharri moved to New York on her own right after graduating from Fox Tech High School - Law Academy. Started going to college at the age of 16. The young actress almost got her break when she was cast in Friday Night Lights to play Booby Miles (Derek Lukes)girlfriend...
Lisann Valentin
Actress, Undetectable
Lisann Valentin is an actress and a writer who co-authored the New York Times best-selling anthology, "Eat Pray Love Made Me Do It." She was born in Brooklyn, New York and spends a lot of time in Puerto Rico, where her parents were born. Lisann comes from a close-knit family full of creative individuals...
Michael Diaz
Actor, Henry
With his high ­energy physical style of comedy, Michael "Juan Bago" Diaz has evolved throughout the years into a versatile entertainer. In 2006, Michael wrote, produced and starred in his first independent film "The Story of Juan Bago." Which was in 3 film festivals The success of the slapstick humored film led to Michael's involvement with various projects as a producer...
Jason Hurt
Actor, Cop Out
As an actor, Jason Hurt has performed in a range of comedic and dramatic roles. Shortly after college and transitioning from modeling into acting Jason was cast several independent short films and off Broadway productions in his home town of New York City. He has been featured in major studio productions, indie films and appeared on a few television shows...
Nasser Metcalfe
Actor, My Brother
Nasser Sundiata Metcalfe is an American Actor, Writer and Producer born August 25, 1970 in Chicago, Illinois. Raised on Chicago's South Side, Nasser started acting at the tender age of 14, studying at the famed Goodman Theater. By age 18 he launched a career in stand up comedy while simultaneously attending Morehouse College in Atlanta...
Sunflower Duran
Sunflower knew she wanted to become an actress before she was school aged. Her first memory from childhood is of telling her father that she wanted to grow up to be a protagonist. "Yo quiero ser protagonista!" She remembers declaring her calling in Spanish, the language of her Dominican household. Born in Washington Heights...