Black actors under 25 (2014/2015)

by plutopius | created - 12 Mar 2014 | updated - 25 Oct 2016 | Public

Young adult, teen, and child African-American actors and actresses with recent and current projects.

Updated frequently and will take suggestions through comments :)

**Started this list in 2014 so some may be 26/27 by now.

1. Keke Palmer

Actress | Grease Live!

Keke Palmer was born Lauren Keyana Palmer in Harvey, Illinois, a south suburb of Chicago, to Sharon and Larry Palmer, both former actors. Palmer showed vocal promise as a five-year-old, when she belted out "Jesus Loves Me" in her church choir. A year later the singer-actress had a solo in her ...

2. Tyler James Williams

Actor | Dear White People

Tyler James Williams is an American actor, most recognizable for having played the title character of the Chris Rock-inspired sitcom Everybody Hates Chris (2005) and songwriter Cyrus DeBarge in the Disney Channel movie Let It Shine (2012). He became known for playing the lead role in the show ...

3. Tyrel Jackson Williams

Actor | Lab Rats

Tyrel Jackson Williams is an actor, known for Lab Rats (2012), Failure to Launch (2006) and Brockmire (2017).

4. Imani Hakim

Actress | Everybody Hates Chris

Imani Hakim was born in Cleveland, Ohio, and by the age of 7 she had already developed a strong passion for acting. She soon began studying acting at Cleveland Ohio's historic Karamu House Theater, where she appeared in many of its stage productions.

In 2005 she landed her first television role as ...

5. Roshon Fegan

Actor | Greenleaf

Music man and entertainer Ro Shon Fegan began his claim to fame here in Los Angeles at the age of 18 months. His first creative moments of his career was actually a national soda commercial where he collaborated with the musical classic group Boyz II Men. And his momentum for the creative industry ...

6. Zendaya

Actress | Spider-Man: Homecoming

Zendaya (which means "to give thanks" in the language of Shona) is an American actress and singer born in Oakland, California. She began her career appearing as a child model working for Macy's, Mervyns and Old Navy. She was a backup dancer before gaining prominence for her role as Rocky Blue on ...

7. China Anne McClain

Actress | Descendants 2

China Anne McClain comes from an artistic family. Her father, Michael McClain, is a music producer, vocalist, writer and sound engineer. His first production was on Beyonce's younger sister, Solange Knowles (Solo Star CD - track no.16 entitled Sky Away). China Anne's mother, Shontell, is also a ...

8. Trevor Jackson

Actor | Superfly

Trevor Jackson is an actor and director, known for SuperFly (2018), Grown-ish (2018) and Burning Sands (2017).

9. Coco Jones

Actress | Good Luck Charlie

Coco Jones was born on January 4, 1998 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Courtney Jones. She is an actress, known for Good Luck Charlie (2010), Grandma's House (2016) and Flock of Four (2017).

10. Tequan Richmond

Actor | Ray

Tequan (Tuh-kwon) Richmond arrived in Los Angeles from his hometown of Burlington, North Carolina a little over a decade ago, but he certainly hasn't sat idle since planting his feet in Los Angeles soil.

He has appeared in a national Spalding basketball commercial with Boston Celtic's Paul Pierce, ...

11. Amandla Stenberg

Actress | The Hate U Give

Named for the Zulu and Xhosa word for "power," Amandla was born in Los Angeles, California, to Karen Brailsford, a writer, and Tom Stenberg, a businessman. Her mother is African-American and her father is Danish (and of part Inuit-Greenlandic ancestry).

In the summer and fall of 2010, she shot her ...

12. Paige Hurd

Actress | A Girl Like Grace

Paige Hurd is a well-known actress born and raised on 20th July 1992, in Dallas, Texas. She was born to Puerto Rican mother and an African American father. She is best known for her magnificent role as Tasha Clarkson on the American hit sitcom Everybody Hates Chris (2005). Some of her best films ...

13. Kyle Massey

Actor | Cory in the House

Kyle Orlando Massey was born on August 28, 1991, in Atlanta, Georgia. His first acting job was in "The Wizard of Oz," but his big break came after he was cast in the popular Disney sitcom That's So Raven (2003), where he starred as Cory, the mischievous, money-obsessed brother of the main character...

14. Raven Goodwin

Actress | Lovely & Amazing

Raven Goodwin was born on June 24, 1992 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Raven Tyshanna Goodwin. She is an actress, known for Lovely & Amazing (2001), The Station Agent (2003) and Snatched (2017).

15. Kwesi Boakye

Actor | The Amazing World of Gumball

Kwesi Boakye was born in Los Angeles California and is the great-grandson of a highly respected Ghana West African King. Kwesi continues to build upon his already vast acting portfolio in the city known to millions around the world as tinsel town. Kwesi was a mere babe of 10 months when he booked ...

16. Larramie Doc Shaw

Actor | Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Doc Shaw was born to Larry and Tamie Shaw, being an only child. His grandparents noticed he had a special gift and gave him the nickname, Doc. Doc's dad got him into a modeling career. He moved through the industry fast, and has appeared in many print ads. A car accident took his father's life in ...

17. Brandon Mychal Smith

Actor | She's All That

Brandon Smith started acting at the tender age of 8 years old. Soon, he booked his first national commercial for Nike with Tiger Woods.

Brandon Smith has garnered a legion of loyal fans for playing the iconic role of super-suave Nico Harris on the Disney Channel series "So Random" ("Sonny with a ...

18. Madison Pettis

Actress | Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Madison Pettis got her big break with her first film at 8 years old playing the daughter of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in Disney's hit family comedy, The Game Plan. Madison is now all grown up with an extensive list of acting credits and a following on social media of over 12 million fans. She's ...

19. Skai Jackson

Actress | Arthur

Skai Jackson stars as the adorable "Zuri Ross" on the Disney Channel sitcoms Jessie (2011), with Debby Ryan, and Bunk'd (2015). Before that, we've seen her in small roles on Boardwalk Empire (2010) and Royal Pains (2009), and even in the film, The Smurfs (2011).

20. Quvenzhané Wallis

Actress | Beasts of the Southern Wild

Wallis was born in Houma, Louisiana, to Qulyndreia (Jackson) Wallis, a teacher, and Venjie Wallis, Sr., a truck driver. She has one sister, Qunyquekya, and two brothers, Vejon and Venjie, Jr. "Quven", the first part of her name, combines the first syllables of her parents' first names. Wallis, at ...

21. Carlon Jeffery

4: Rise of the Silver Surfer

Jeffery was born in Houston, Texas and has been performing since the age of 8. He grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio, performing in numerous community venues. He and his family moved to Los Angeles in 2005 so he could pursue a career his music and acting. He is a rapper under the stage name of "Lil-c Note...

22. Jaden Smith

Actor | The Karate Kid

Jaden Smith is a movie actor, known for The Pursuit of Happyness (2006), The Karate Kid (2010) and After Earth (2013). In addition to being an actor he is also a dancer, songwriter and rapper who won an MTV award for his performance in The Pursuit of Happyness. He co-starred with his father Will ...

23. Willow Smith

Actress | I Am Legend

Willow Smith was born on October 31, 2000 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Willow Camille Reign Smith. She is an actress, known for I Am Legend (2007), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008) and Kit Kittredge: An American Girl (2008).

24. Yara Shahidi

Actress | Salt

Yara Shahidi was born on February 10, 2000 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Yara Sayeh Shahidi. She is an actress, known for Salt (2010), Black-ish (2014) and Alex Cross (2012).

25. Sydney Mikayla

Actress | The Gabby Douglas Story

Sydney Mikayla is an actress, known for The Gabby Douglas Story (2014), School of Rock (2016) and Little in Common (2011).

26. Lola Assad

Actress | The Gabby Douglas Story

Lola Assad is an actress, known for The Gabby Douglas Story (2014).

27. Riele Downs

Actress | The Best Man Holiday

Riele Downs was born on July 8, 2001 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Riele West Downs. She is an actress, known for The Best Man Holiday (2013), Henry Danger (2014) and The Gabby Douglas Story (2014).

28. Stephan James

Actor | Race

Stephan James was born on December 16, 1993 in Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor, known for Race (2016), Selma (2014) and Across the Line (2015).

29. Kyal Legend

Actress | Backstage

Kyal Legend is known for her work on Backstage (2016), Stage Fright (2014) and Reign (2015).

30. Jahnee Wallace

Actress | Max Steel

Jahnee Wallace is an actress, known for Max Steel (2016), Sleepy Hollow (2013) and The Game (2006).

31. India Scandrick

Actress | Sleepy Hollow

India Scandrick was born on July 13, 1994 in Decatur, Georgia, USA. She is an actress, known for Sleepy Hollow (2013), Spork (2010) and Underground (2016).

32. Dayo Okeniyi

Actor | The Hunger Games

Dayo Okeniyi (Pronounced: Die-o Okay-nii-yii) began performing on the stage in elementary school. In 2003, Okeniyi, the youngest of five siblings, moved from Nigeria with his family to the The United States. His father, now a retired customs officer and mother, a British literature teacher, were ...

33. Adrian Kali Turner

Actor | Bad Teacher

Adrian Kali Turner is an actor, singer, dancer, writer, entrepreneur and community activist. Adrian is from Atlanta, Georgia and lives in the Los Angeles area where he is pursuing a Bachelors of Fine Arts degree.

From portraying the emotionally compelling Duane in The Walking Dead to the hilariously...

34. Vanessa Morgan

Actress | Riverdale

Vanessa Morgan was born on March 23, 1992 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. She is known for her work on Riverdale (2016), The Latest Buzz (2007) and My Babysitter's a Vampire (2010).

35. Kofi Siriboe

Actor | Queen Sugar

Kofi Siriboe (born March 2, 1994) is an American actor whose works have spanned theatre, film, and television. He is most notable for his role as Javy Hall in the Fred Durst directed movie 'The Longshots'. He appeared as James Newton on the CBS veteran show 'CSI' during the thirteenth season in the...

36. Dexter Darden

Actor | The Maze Runner

Dexter Darden is an actor, known for The Maze Runner (2014), Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018) and Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015).

37. Daniel Curtis Lee

Actor | Zeke and Luther

Piggy-backing off his brother Nathaniel Lee Jr., Daniel Curtis Lee, also known as Dan Curtis Lee, started his acting career at the age of seven in his hometown of Clinton, Mississippi. However, it was not until three years later in Long Beach, California, that he got his first principal role in a ...

38. Nadji Jeter

Actor | The 5th Wave

While living in Atlanta, Georgia, Nadji's family discovered that he had a talent for dancing, acting, and music. Nadji's talents caught the eye of several A-list entertainers, giving him the opportunity to perform for Usher's New Look Foundation Gala in New York City in 2005. In 2010 Nadji was ...

39. Kwame Boateng

Actor | Not Easily Broken

The industry is no stranger to young Kwame Boateng, who started acting and modeling at 9 years old. From then to now Kwame has done over 20 national commercials and two movies, He is in two motion pictures due to come out in 2008 entitled "Not Easily Broken and "The Untitled Onion Movie". Kwame is ...

40. Kat Graham

Actress | How It Ends

Kat Graham is a music artist, actress and producer, known for her starring role on the hit TV show The Vampire Diaries (2009).

Graham was born Katerina Alexandre Hartford Graham in Geneva, Switzerland, and speaks four languages - English, Spanish, French, and Hebrew. Her father, Joseph, is a ...

41. Justin Martin

Actor | Flight

Justin is a native of Atlanta, Georgia. He started acting at age seven in the drama department in his church. Justin was soon discovered by Atlanta agent Joy Pervis, who had previously discovered many child stars including Dakota Fanning and Kyle Massey. Justin worked for two years in the Atlanta ...

42. Zoë Soul

Actress | Prisoners

Zoë Soul is an actress, known for Prisoners (2013), The Purge: Anarchy (2014) and Reed Between the Lines (2011).

43. Titus Makin Jr.

Actor | Star-Crossed

Born on June 10, 1989 in Honolulu, Hawaii, Titus always knew in his heart that he was meant to be in show business. Throughout his childhood, he was frequently relocated due to his father's military service, but being able to travel so much had an advantage as Titus was exposed to all forms of ...

44. Logan Browning

Actress | Bratz

Logan Browning was born on June 9, 1989 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Logan Laurice Browning. She is an actress, known for Bratz (2007), Dear White People (2017) and Powers (2015).

45. Maestro Harrell

Actor | Ali

Maestro Harrell was born on July 29, 1991 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is an actor, known for Ali (2001), Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping (2016) and Bone Tomahawk (2015).

46. Leon Thomas III

Actor | August Rush

Thomas was born in Brooklyn, New York, but moved to Los Angeles, California, and now resides there.

At age 10 he made his Broadway debut in 2003 as Young Simba in the Broadway production of The Lion King (1994). In 2004, he appeared as Jackie Thibodeaux in the original Broadway cast of Tony Kushner'...

47. Kiersey Clemons

Actress | Untitled The Flash Film

An undeniable talent on the rise, actress and musician Kiersey Clemons has quickly become known for the diverse and captivating characters she has brought to life on screen.

It was recently announced that Clemons will be starring as Iris West in the upcoming Warner Bros film THE FLASH, where she ...

48. Cymphonique Miller

Actress | Phineas and Ferb

Cymphonique Miller, is an actress, singer, dancer and writer. This Los Angeles native, is one of Hollywood's biggest teen phenomena and the star of the hit TV show How To Rock. Cymphonique has made a name for herself and built a diverse R&B, Pop and Hip Hop fan base through the Internet before ...

49. Jasmine Richards

Actress | Camp Rock

Jasmine Richards was born on June 28, 1990 in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada. She is an actress, known for Camp Rock (2008), Overruled! (2009) and Picture Day (2012).

50. Chris O'Neal

Actor | Swindle

Chris O'Neal is an actor, known for Swindle (2013), Greenhouse Academy (2017) and Raven's Touch (2015).

51. Bobb'e J. Thompson

Actor | Role Models

Kicking off an impressive career in front of the camera at the tender age of five, Bobb'e J. Thompson rose to fame as a child actor well before his teens, initially with a small but colorful and energetic supporting role as the pint-sized Tupac in My Baby's Daddy (2003). He subsequently appeared in...

52. Camille Winbush

Actress | Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai

Camille Winbush was born on February 9, 1990 in Culver City, Los Angeles, California, USA as Camille Simoine Winbush. She is an actress, known for Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai (1999), The Bernie Mac Show (2001) and Eraser (1996).

53. Tristan Mack Wilds

Actor | Half Nelson

Tristan Wilds was born in Staten Island, New York. In 2005, at the age of 15, Tristan made his television debut as AJ in the mini-series Miracle Boys. After that, he took his talents to a different venue and tried his hand in theater. He worked with Phylicia Rashad and the Roundabout Theater ...

54. Tristin Mays

Actress | MacGyver

Growing up in New York City, Tristin was with the Ford Modeling Agency where she quickly became one of the top child models in the country. She would later land several national commercials such as Kraft Cheese, Play Skool Kool- Aid, Sunkist, ROSS, McDonald's and Hershey's. Tristin was also in ...

55. Romeo Miller

Actor | Honey

Romeo Miller was born on August 19, 1989 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA as Percy Romeo Miller. He is an actor, known for Honey (2003), Romeo! (2003) and Kangaroo Jack (2003).

56. Nick Nervies

Actor | Project X

Nick Nervies was born on January 24, 1995 in Torrance, California, USA as Nickolas Nervies. He is an actor, known for Project X (2012), Role Models (2008) and The Soloist (2009).

57. Oren Williams

Actor | Rebound

From the small screen to the big screen, Oren is a versatile, energetic actor who co-stared at the age of five in Ice Cube's film "The Player's Club" with Jamie Foxx as Jamal, LisaRaye's adorable son. He's worked with Whoopi Goldberg and Jada Pinkett-Smith and Anthony Anderson in "Kingdom Come" and...

58. Micah Williams

Actor | Bruce Almighty

Micah Williams is known for his work on Bruce Almighty (2003), Good Luck Charlie (2010) and Missed Call (2011).

59. Marcus Carl Franklin

Actor | I'm Not There.

Marcus Carl Franklin is an actor, known for I'm Not There. (2007), But Not for Me (2015) and The Art of Getting By (2011).

60. Marc John Jefferies

Actor | The Haunted Mansion

Marc John Jefferies was born on May 16, 1990 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Haunted Mansion (2003), Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003) and Spider-Man 2 (2004).

61. Layla Crawford

Actress | True Blood

Layla Crawford is an actress, known for True Blood (2008), The First Family (2012) and Note to Self (2012).

62. Khamani Griffin

Actor | Daddy Day Care

Khamani Griffin was born on August 1, 1998 in Oakland, California, USA. He is an actor, known for Daddy Day Care (2003), Rise of the Guardians (2012) and Norbit (2007).

63. Gracie Marie Bradley

Actress | State of Affairs

Gracie Marie Bradley was born as Janet Blacky Egbe. She is known for her work on State of Affairs (2014), Grown Ups 2 (2013) and The Adventures of Indiana James (2017).

64. Justin S. Myrick

Actor | Knucklehead

Justin S. Myrick is a film and television actor, voiceover artist, model, and dancer. His strong improve skills have landed him numerous acting and co-hosting jobs on TV and at live events. Justin has been credited in numerous TV shows, TV commercials, films, dance, voiceovers for national TV ...

65. Harrison Knight

Actor | CSI: Miami

Harrison Knight was born in Orangeburg, South Carolina and moved shortly thereafter with his mother to Kingstree, South Carolina. He began performing at an early age in theatrical productions at his church. In elementary school, Karl Singletary, an artist-in-residence and former member of the ...

66. Jaden Harmon

Actor | One Tree Hill

Jaden was born October 14, 2000 in Houston, Texas and has one older brother and one younger Brother. He grew up in a traditional southern household and enjoys the outdoors.

He was five when he started in the entertainment business by doing several print jobs and a handful of local commercials. His ...

67. Corbin Bleu

Actor | High School Musical 3: Senior Year

Cobin Bleu was born Corbin Bleu Reivers on February 21, 1989 in Brooklyn, New York City, to Martha (Callari) and David Reivers, an actor. His mother is of Italian descent and his father is Jamaican.

Corbin began appearing in television commercials at the age two, for products such as Life cereal, ...

68. Damarr Calhoun

Actor | Instant Mom

Damarr Calhoun is an actor, known for Instant Mom (2013), Beneath the Leaves (2018) and Scandal (2012).

69. Dante Brown

Actor | Lethal Weapon

At only 16 years old Dante Brown has established himself as a bonafide "one to watch" talent in the entertainment industry, known not only for the diverse and engaging characters he has brought to life on screen, but also for excelling in music, dance and creating innovate online content to connect...

70. Denzel Whitaker

Actor | The Great Debaters

Denzel Whitaker was born on June 15, 1990 in Torrance, California, USA as Denzel Dominique Whitaker. He is known for his work on The Great Debaters (2007), Abduction (2011) and Black Panther (2018).

71. Chelsea Tavares

Actress | Fright Night

Chelsea Royce Tavares (born September 22, 1991) is an American actress and singer. She best known for her role as Cranberry on the Nickelodeon series Unfabulous and as Autumn on Just Jordan. Tavares was born in Panorama City, Los Angeles, California and is of Cape Verdean descent. Tavares' other ...

72. Chaz Marcus Fleming

Actor | Dumbbells

Chaz Marcus Fleming was born on November 18, 1997 in Goshen, New York, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Dumbbells (2014), Balrog: Behind the Glory (2011) and Paradise (2017).

73. Carlos Knight

Actor | ER

Carlos Knight is best known for the role of Owen Reynolds on Nickelodeon's Supah Ninjas. Columbia, South Carolina native Carlos Knight began acting at Town Theater in his hometown. After performing on stage in plays including Footloose and the Wiz, Carlos landing his first paying television role in...

74. Zoë Kravitz

Actress | Mad Max: Fury Road

Zoe Isabella Kravitz, the daughter of singer/actor Lenny Kravitz and actress Lisa Bonet, was born on December 1, 1988 in Los Angeles, California. She is of half African-American (from her father's mother and her mother's father) and half Ashkenazi Jewish (from her father's father and her mother's ...

75. Samantha Logan

Actress | All American

Samantha Logan is an American actress of Irish and Trinidadian descent. Born in Boston, Samantha convinced her mother to move to Manhattan at the age of 10 to pursue her love of acting. A triple-threat, Samantha immediately began booking national commercials, as well as live vocal, dance, and ...

76. Shanica Knowles

Actress | Hannah Montana

Shanica Channell Knowles was born on November 17, 1990 in Miami Florida. Her native home is Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Shanica is an Actress, Singer/Songwriter. Her first Acting job was on Unfabulous (2005) most known for Hannah Montana (2006-2011) Jump In (2007) MegaChurch Murder (2015) Surviving Compton...

77. Alexandra Shipp

Actress | X-Men: Apocalypse

Alexandra Shipp is best known for her role as the iconic mohawked super heroine 'Storm' in Twentieth Century Fox's X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), directed by Bryan Singer. Shipp plays a younger version of 'Storm' (originally played by Halle Berry). Determined to make the mutant character her own, she ...

78. Eden Duncan-Smith

Actress | Annie

Brooklyn native, activist and actor who believes in universal equality, global peace and respect for every breathing creator. She uses all forms of art to articulate the belief and inspire others to take the same just stand. As a dancer, she has studied at Dance Theatre of Harlem, the American ...

79. Kamil McFadden

Actor | Grown Ups 2

Kamil began his acting career at the age of 6 and has loved performing ever since. He was home-schooled for 5 years by Jinoki Ahmed, whose lessons included elements of Black History. The children learned about the march from Selma to Montgomery, recited the principles of Kwanza, and studied the ...

80. Trinitee

Actress | K.C. Undercover

Vivacious, unique, and undeniably talented, Trinitee Stokes is a quadruple threat that has emerged in the entertainment industry as "one to watch" in 2015-16. As an actress, singer, author, and fashion designer, Trinitee proves time and time again that she can do it all. She can currently be seen ...

81. Bryshere Y. Gray

Actor | Empire

Bryshere Y. Gray is an actor, known for Empire (2015), The New Edition Story (2017) and Canal Street (2018).

82. Sydney Park

Actress | Pretty Little Liars: The Perfectionists

Sydney Park was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to a Korean-American father and African-American mother. At the tender age of six, Sydney became the youngest comedian to grace the stage of the world famous Hollywood Improv. Her impeccable timing and her "out of the ordinary" point of view, has ...

83. Britne Oldford

Actress | American Horror Story

Originally from Toronto, Canada, Britne Oldford moved to New York City at the tender age of 18 to pursue her acting career. She is best known for the role of Cadie in Skins (2011) Alma Walker in American Horror Story: Asylum (2012) Peek-a-boo in The Flash (2014) Reagan in Hunters (2016) and Noa in ...

84. Ajiona Alexus

Actress | 13 Reasons Why

Ajiona Alexus is an actress, known for 13 Reasons Why (2017), Acrimony (2018) and Empire (2015).

85. Jillian Estell

Actress | Black or White

Jillian Estell is an actress, known for Black or White (2014), The Night Shift (2014) and So This Is Christmas (2013).

86. Bailey Tippen

Actress | Legends of Tomorrow

Bailey Tippen is a native of Atlanta, Georgia. Bailey Tippen is most known for the role of Toosie on Underground WGN America, Kendra on Fox Sleepy Hollow , Astra on NBC Constantine, and Naoimi on the Hallmark channel "The Watsons Go To Birmingham." Bailey is a gifted student who also enjoys ...

87. Bryce Clyde Jenkins

Actor | Easy A

Bryce Clyde Jenkins moved from New Orleans to Los Angeles with his family in 2003 when he was just three years old so Bryce's father could pursue his acting career. At that time, it was unforeseen that Bryce would soon be following in his father's footsteps.

In 2008, Bryce landed a lead in the short...

88. Tylen Jacob Williams

Actor | Everybody Hates Chris

Like his older brothers Tyler and Tyrel, Tylen Jacob Williams is a TV Actor known for his role as James on the Nickelodeon TV show sitcom Instant Mom, and he also appeared in episodes of Parks and Recreation, Everybody Hates Chris, and Without a Trace.

He was born on December 8, 2001 in Westchester ...

89. Shameik Moore

Actor | The Get Down

Born in Atlanta of Jamaican descent, Shameik Moore booked his first lead role of Malcolm in Rick Famuyiwa's Dope (2015), produced by Forest Whitaker and Nina Yang Bongiovi. The film, which is narrated by Forest Whitaker, also stars Tony Revolori, Kiersey Clemons, Zoë Kravitz, Kimberly Elise and ...

90. Rachel Crow

Actress | Deidra & Laney Rob a Train

Rachel Crow was born as Rachel Kelly Crow. She is an actress, known for Deidra & Laney Rob a Train (2017), Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh (2016) and Rio 2 (2014).

91. O'Shea Jackson Jr.

Actor | Straight Outta Compton

O'Shea Jackson Jr. is an American actor and musician. O'Shea is the son of rapper Ice Cube and he portrayed his father in the 2015 biopic Straight Outta Compton (2015), which was his feature film debut.

His older brother Darrell is also a rapper under the name Doughboy, which is the nickname of the ...

92. Aeriél Miranda

Actress | The Nine Lives of Chloe King

Aeriél Miranda (better known as "ARI" - a name of endearment given to her by friends, followers and industry professionals) is a Dallas, Texas native, born and raised, having seasonally lived in Boston and New Orleans. Brought up by youthful parents, her mother is an African American woman hailing ...

93. Aurora Perrineau

Actress | Jem and the Holograms

Aurora Perrineau was born as Aurora Robinson Perrineau. She is an actress, known for Jem and the Holograms (2015), Equals (2015) and Truth or Dare (2018).

94. Jaheem Toombs

Actor | 100 Things to Do Before High School

Jaheem King Toombs is a Boston native who relocated to Los Angeles California with his parents in 2010 to pursue his dreams of becoming an actor. At that time Jaheem had one specific goal which was to star on a Nickelodeon show. Jaheem worked diligently towards that goal for five years and after ...

95. Coy Stewart

Actor | Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Coy Stewart was born on June 24, 1998 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Tyson Coy Stewart. He is an actor, known for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013), Logic: 1-800-273-8255 Ft. Alessia Cara, Khalid (2017) and Bella and the Bulldogs (2015).

96. Benjamin Flores Jr.

Actor | Ride Along

Benjamin Flores Jr. was born on July 23, 2002 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA as Benjamin Christopher Flores Jr. He is an actor, known for Ride Along (2014), The Haunted Hathaways (2013) and Hey Arnold: The Jungle Movie (2017).

97. Noah Gray-Cabey

Actor | Lady in the Water

Already at the age of nine, Noah Gray-Cabey has established quite a name for himself, both as a musician and an actor.

Beginning when he was four, Noah performed classical piano in several venues throughout New England and Washington and journeyed to Jamaica for his first tour with the New England ...

98. Parker McKenna Posey

Actress | Conundrum: Secrets Among Friends

Actress, designer, philanthropist, and curator. After 17 years in the entertainment industry, it is safe to say this young woman is more than what meets the eye. Parker originates from humble beginnings in Los Angeles, CA where she started developing her acting skills at the tender age of four. In ...

99. Octavius J. Johnson

Actor | Sleepless

Octavius J. Johnson is an actor, singer, and musician. As a native of Baltimore, Maryland, Octavius discovered his passion for acting when he was cast as a featured extra on the HBO television series 'The Wire.'

This life changing experience, which ignited an interest in him to become an entertainer...

100. Julian J. Walker

Actor | Blackbird

Julian Walker was just your average Hattiesburg, Mississippi college student when he attended an open call audition for a feature film shooting locally. Although he had no prior acting experience, Mr. Walker's untapped, natural talent caught the eye of writer-director Patrik-Ian Polk (Punks, Noah's...



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