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Kiyano La'vin

Kiyano La'vin was born on March 1, 1967 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Kiyano La' Vin Simmons. He is an actor and producer, known for A Fight for Glory (2003), American Gun (2005) and Fall Guy: The John Stewart Story (2007). See full bio »

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 2015 Under the Radar (TV Series) (post-production)
Miles Bentley
- The Mechanic (2015) ... Miles Bentley
 2014 Gang Related (TV Series)
Lord Thug
- Pilot (2014) ... Lord Thug
 2013 Castle (TV Series)
Construction Worker
- Need to Know (2013) ... Construction Worker
 2012 L2 Living (TV Series)
- Pilot: My Girlfriend Dated Fabio (2012) ... Terrence
 2011 My Roommate the (TV Series)
- Athlete (2011) ... DeAndre
 2011 Franklin & Bash (TV Series)
Tough Inmate Ernie
- Go Tell It on the Mountain (2011) ... Tough Inmate Ernie
 2011 El Padrino II: Border Intrusion
Detective Simms
 2010 Sons of Anarchy (TV Series)
Grim Bastard
- Widening Gyre (2010) ... Grim Bastard
 2009 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)
- Episode #1.11080 (2009) ... Ollie
 2008 My Own Worst Enemy (TV Series)
- The Hummingbird (2008) ... Smoker
 2008 Chocolate News (TV Series)
Thuggie 1 (2008-) -Thugs Against High Gas Prices
 2008 Street Warrior (TV Movie)
 2008 Chicano Blood (Video)
Eddie Houston (as Kiyano Lavin)
 2008 El padrino 2
Detective Simms
 2007 Fall Guy: The John Stewart Story (Video)
Cowboy #1 / Psychiatrist
 2006 CSI: NY (TV Series)
Asad Jamilla
- People with Money (2006) ... Asad Jamilla
 2006 The Sentinel
SWAT Officer (uncredited)
 2005 The Bernie Mac Show (TV Series)
- Pop Pop Goes the Weasel (2005) ... RoRo (as Kiyano Lavin)
 2005 The Tom Joyner Show (TV Series)
- Pilot (2005) ... Bouncer
 2005 American Gun
Taft Security Guard
 2005 Guilty or Innocent? (TV Series)
J.R. Harris
- The Timothy Howard & Gary James Case (2005) ... J.R. Harris
 2005 One on One (TV Series)
- Accidental Love: Part 1 (2005) ... DJ
 2004 Gang Warz
 2004 Roscoe's House of Chicken n Waffles (Video)
Hoodlum #1
 2003 The Lyon's Den (TV Series)
Jr. Partner
- Ex (2003) ... Jr. Partner
 2003 A Fight for Glory (Short)
 2003 Lucky (TV Series)
Blind Ray
- Savant (2003) ... Blind Ray
 2002 The Dolemite Explosion
 1996 The Burning Zone (TV Series)
- Lethal Injection (1996) ... Gangster (uncredited)
 1996 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series)
Gary-Gay Weightlifter / Supprt.
- Boxing Helena (1996) ... Gary-Gay Weightlifter / Supprt.
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