LaKeith Stanfield


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LaKeith Lee Stanfield is an actor and rapper from Victorville, California. At the age of fifteen, LaKeith began attending the John Casablancas Modeling & Career Center in Orange County. A few years later, he auditioned for Destin Cretton's then college thesis film Short Term 12 (2008). Later, the newer version of Short Term 12 (2013) marked ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 7 wins & 38 nominations. See more awards »

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Sorry to Bother You Cassius Green
(2018)
Knives Out Lieutenant Elliott
(2019)
Short Term 12 Marcus
(2013)
Selma Jimmie Lee Jackson
(2014)

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 2023 Haunted Mansion (post-production)
Ben Matthias
 2022 The Changeling (TV Series) (announced)
Apollo
- Episode #1.1 (2022) ... Apollo
 2016-2022 Atlanta (TV Series)
Darius
- Tarrare (2022) ... Darius (credit only)
- Rich Wigga Poor Wigga (2022) ... Darius (credit only)
- New Jazz (2022) ... Darius
- Trini 2 De Bone (2022) ... Darius (credit only)
- White Fashion (2022) ... Darius
 2021 The Harder They Fall
Cherokee Bill
 2021 Yasuke (TV Series)
Yasuke
- Balance (2021) ... Yasuke (voice)
- Pain & Blood (2021) ... Yasuke (voice)
- A Long Road (2021) ... Yasuke (voice)
- Mortal Sins (2021) ... Yasuke (voice)
- The Old Way (2021) ... Yasuke (voice)
 2021 Judas and the Black Messiah
Bill O'Neal
 2020/I The Photograph
Michael Block
 2019-2020 BoJack Horseman (TV Series)
Guy
- Xerox of a Xerox (2020) ... Guy (voice)
- Angela (2020) ... Guy (voice)
- Good Damage (2020) ... Guy (voice)
- The Face of Depression (2019) ... Guy (voice)
- The Kidney Stays in the Picture (2019) ... Guy (voice)
 2019 Knives Out
Lieutenant Elliott
 2019 Uncut Gems
Demany
 2019 Someone Great
Nate Davis
 2018 Let's Dance (Short)
Worker (segment "Lunch Break")
 2018 The Girl in the Spider's Web
Ed Needham
 2018 Time of Day (Short)
Lakeith Stanfield (as Lakeith Stanfield)
 2018 Random Acts of Flyness (TV Series)
Lakeith Stanfield
- What are your thoughts on raising free black children? (2018) ... Lakeith Stanfield (as Lakeith Stanfield)
 2018 Come Sunday
Reggie (as Keith Stanfield)
 2018 Sorry to Bother You
Cassius Green (as Lakeith Stanfield)
 2017/I Quest: The Truth Always Rises
Diego (as Keith Stanfield)
 2017/I Death Note
L (as Keith Stanfield)
 2017 Jay-Z: Moonlight (Music Video)
Chandler (as Lakeith Stanfield)
 2017 Izzy Gets the Fuck Across Town
George (as Keith Stanfield)
 2017 LaZercism (Short) (as Lakeith Stanfield)
 2017 War Machine
Billy Cole (as Keith Stanfield)
 2017 Michael Kiwanuka: Cold Little Heart (Music Video)
LaKeith Stanfield (as Keith Stanfield)
 2017 The Incredible Jessica James
Damon (as Lakeith Stanfield)
 2017 Crown Heights
Colin Warner (as Keith Stanfield)
 2017/I Get Out
Andre Logan King
 2016 Snowden
Patrick Haynes (as Lakeith Lee Stanfield)
 2016 Live Cargo
Lewis (as Keith Stanfield)
 2016 Hard World for Small Things (Short)
Sev (as Keith Stanfield)
 2015/I Memoria
Max (as Keith Stanfield)
 2015 Miles Ahead
Junior (as Lakeith Lee Stanfield)
 2015/I Tracks (Short)
Lawrence (as Keith Stanfield)
 2015 King Ripple (Short)
King Ripple (as Keith Stanfield)
 2015 Straight Outta Compton
Snoop (as Lakeith Lee Stanfield)
 2015 Verbatim: The Ferguson Case (Documentary short)
Dorian Johnson (as Keith Stanfield)
 2015 Dope
Bug (as Keith Stanfield)
 2014/IV Waves (Short) (as Lakeith Lee Stanfield)
 2014 Selma
Jimmie Lee Jackson (as Lakeith Stanfield)
 2014 The Fires, Howling (Short)
The Staying One (as Keith Stanfield)
 2014 The Purge: Anarchy
Young Ghoul Face (as Keith Stanfield)
 2013 Short Term 12
Marcus (as Keith Stanfield)
 2010 Gimme Grace (Short)
 2008 Short Term 12 (Short)
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Other Works:

Music video "Cold Little Heart" for Michael Kiwanuka - Director: David Helman

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 4 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Keith Stanfield | Lakeith Lee Stanfield | Lakeith Stanfield

Height:

6' (1.83 m)

Parents:

Garrett, Karen | Stanfield, Gary
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Personal Quote:

It's a hard thing when you've got guns pointed at you, to still stand up for what you believe in. Jimmie Lee and his family did that, and several others. See more »

Trivia:

He has said that he would very much like to play the DC Comics villain and Batman's arch enemy the Joker. See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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