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Elijah Kelley was born on August 1, 1986 in LaGrange, Georgia, USA. He is an actor, known for Hairspray (2007), Red Tails (2012) and The Butler (2013). See full bio »

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3 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Hairspray
Hairspray Seaweed
(2007)
Red Tails
Red Tails Samuel 'Joker' George
(2012)
Strange Magic
(2015)
The Butler
The Butler Charlie Gaines (15-18)
(2013)

Filmography

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 2017 The New Edition Story (TV Movie) (completed)
Adult Ricky Bell
 2017 The New Edition Story (TV Series) (post-production)
Ricky Bell
- Tv Series Biography (2017) ... Ricky Bell
 2015 The Wiz Live! (TV Movie)
Scarecrow
 2015 Strange Magic
Sunny (voice)
 2014 Boys of Abu Ghraib
Tunde
 2009 Dirty Sexy Money (TV Series)
Elon Elder
- The Facts (2009) ... Elon Elder
 2008 Rome & Jewel
Ben
 2006 Heavens Fall
Leroy Wright
 2006 Numb3rs (TV Series)
Anthony
- The OG (2006) ... Anthony
 2005 Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series)
Guy
 2005 The Shield (TV Series)
Jaymon
- Grave (2005) ... Jaymon
 2000 28 Days
Darnell
 1999 A Lesson Before Dying (TV Movie)
Clarence
 1998 Mama Flora's Family (TV Mini-Series)
Young Willie
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... Young Willie
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... Young Willie
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Height:

5' 6½" (1.69 m)
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Personal Quote:

I'm an actor. I'm a singer. And I dance. To be able to do all these things is amazing. And to have similar-minded people all around you, doing what you love, is even more amazing. See more »

Trivia:

Was ranked #30 on Entertainment Weekly's '30 Under 30' the actors list. (2008). See more »

Nickname:

E.K.

Star Sign:

Leo

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He so doesn't get the credit he deserves for Hairspray!!!!!! chimichunga08
He looks so familiar--what have I seen him in before . . ? patw_law
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Nice! Seaweed! simsman24000
SUPER FLIPPIN' HOT La-z-girl_recliner
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