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Columbus Short


Born in Kansas City, Missouri on September 19, 1982, Columbus Keith Short, Jr., started entertaining at the age of three, by putting on shows for his folks' enjoyment. Whether impersonating relatives, dancing or just making people laugh, everyone sensed something special about the boy. Fortunately, his family later relocated to Los Angeles where, ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Losers
The Losers Pooch
(2010)
Stomp the Yard
(2007)
Whiteout
Whiteout Delfy
(2009)
Cadillac Records
Cadillac Records Little Walter
(2008)

Filmography

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 2018 Armed (completed)
Turell
 2018 Atone (post-production)
White
 2017 True to the Game
Quadir Richards
 2017 American Violence
Ben Woods
 2016 Definitely Divorcing
Eric
 2015 Lucky Girl
Dillon
 2015/II Mr. Right
Michael
 2015 The Girl Is in Trouble
August
 2015 Fear Files (TV Movie)
City Councilman Harvey Jordan (segment "Fire")
 2014 The End Again (Short)
Joe Maxwell
 2012-2014 Scandal (TV Series)
Harrison Wright
- The Price of Free and Fair Elections (2014) ... Harrison Wright
- Flesh and Blood (2014) ... Harrison Wright
- The Fluffer (2014) ... Harrison Wright
- Mama Said Knock You Out (2014) ... Harrison Wright
- Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2014) ... Harrison Wright
 2010 Ne-Yo: One in a Million (Video short)
 2010/I The Losers
Pooch
 2010 Death at a Funeral
Jeff
 2010 Gamechangers Ep. 2: Fear the NFL Draft (Video short)
Willis Jackson
 2009 Armored
Ty Hackett
 2009 Whiteout
Delfy
 2008 Cadillac Records
Little Walter
 2008 Quarantine
Danny Wilensky
 2007 This Christmas
Claude Whitfield
 2006-2007 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Darius Hawthorne
- 4 A.M. Miracle (2007) ... Darius Hawthorne
- The Harriet Dinner: Part II (2007) ... Darius Hawthorne
- The Harriet Dinner: Part I (2007) ... Darius Hawthorne
- Monday (2007) ... Darius Hawthorne
- The Christmas Show (2006) ... Darius Hawthorne
 2007 Stomp the Yard
DJ
 2006 Save the Last Dance 2 (Video)
Miles
 2006 Accepted
Daryl 'Hands' Holloway
 2005-2006 That's So Raven (TV Series)
Trey
- Be Prepared (2006) ... Trey
- Boyz 'N Commotion (2005) ... Trey
 2005 War of the Worlds
War of the Worlds Soldier
 2005 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Thomas McNab
- The Paper War (2005) ... Thomas McNab
 2005 ER (TV Series)
Loose
- Skin (2005) ... Loose
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game)
Pedestrian (voice)
 2004 You Got Served
Dancer
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Other Works:

In his early teens, landed work in such television commercial campaigns as Mountain Dew, Denny's Restaurant, Nike and Pizza Hut

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Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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Personal Quote:

I just can't relax. That's my problem. Everybody who knows me is like, "Dude, you've got to chill out." I can't not work, given where I want to be. See more »

Trivia:

At the age of three he used to put on shows for his family. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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