Daveed Diggs


STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 254 this week
Daveed Daniele Diggs is an actor, singer, producer, writer and rapper. He is the vocalist of the experimental hip hop group Clipping. Diggs originated the role of, and won a Grammy and Tony for, the Marquis de Lafayette/Thomas Jefferson in the 2015 musical Hamilton by Lin-Manuel Miranda. See full bio »

Hollywood Romances: Our Favorite LGBTQIA+ Couples

Check out some of our favorite LGBTQIA+ couples in Hollywood.

See the gallery

Fall TV Guide: The Best Shows Coming This Year

IMDb's guide to the most anticipated new and returning TV shows coming this fall.

See the full list

These Stars Are on the Rise

These stars are on the rise. How many have you seen?

See the gallery

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Community Policing (S17, Ep5)
Tue, Aug 09 7:00 PM PDT on USA (040)
Black-ish
Dog Eat Dog World (S4, Ep19)
Wed, Aug 10 8:30 AM PDT on FREFRM (055)

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 69 images
updated 4 days ago
 
a list of 48 images
updated 27 Mar 2021
 
a list of 28 images
updated 06 Jan 2021
 
a list of 33 images
updated 02 May 2020
 
a list of 10 images
updated 11 Dec 2019
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 23 people
created 23 Aug 2020
 
a list of 43 people
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 34 people
created 05 Dec 2020
 
a list of 42 people
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 33 people
created 24 Jan 2020
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Daveed Diggs's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

Hamilton Marquis de Lafayette / Thomas Jefferson
(2020)
Blindspotting Collin
(2018)
Wonder Mr. Browne
(2017)
Blindspotting Collin
(2021)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (44 credits)
 2023 The Little Mermaid (post-production)
Sebastian (voice)
 2022 Extrapolations (TV Series)
Marshall Zucker
- Episode #1.1 (2022) ... Marshall Zucker
 2020-2022 Central Park (TV Series)
Helen / Government Lady / Passenger
- Episode #3.12 (2022) ... Helen (voice)
- Episode #3.11 (2022) ... Helen (voice)
- Episode #3.10 (2022) ... Helen (voice)
- Episode #3.9 (2022) ... Helen (voice)
- Episode #3.8 (2022) ... Helen (voice)
 2022 DC League of Super-Pets
Cyborg (voice)
 2020-2022 Snowpiercer (TV Series)
Andre Layton
- The Original Sinners (2022) ... Andre Layton
- A Beacon for Us All (2022) ... Andre Layton
- Setting Itself Right (2022) ... Andre Layton
- Ouroboros (2022) ... Andre Layton
- Born to Bleed (2022) ... Andre Layton
 2016-2022 Black-ish (TV Series)
Johan Johnson / Johan
- My Work-Friend's Wedding (2022) ... Johan
- Dog Eat Dog World (2018) ... Johan Johnson
- Sprinkles (2017) ... Johan Johnson
- Sister, Sister (2017) ... Johan Johnson
- Good Dre Hunting (2017) ... Johan Johnson
 2022 Fraggle Rock (TV Series)
Jamdolin
- Flight of the Flutterflies (2022) ... Jamdolin (voice)
 2021 The Starling
Ben
 2021 Blindspotting (TV Series)
Collin
- Bride or Die (2021) ... Collin (voice, uncredited)
 2021 Mixed-ish (TV Series)
Adult Johan
- Forever Young (2021) ... Adult Johan
 2020 The Good Lord Bird (TV Mini Series)
Frederick Douglass
- Last Words (2020) ... Frederick Douglass
- Hiving the Bees (2020) ... Frederick Douglass
- Mister Fred (2020) ... Frederick Douglass
 2020 Soul
Paul (voice)
 2020 Hamilton
Marquis de Lafayette / Thomas Jefferson
 2018-2020 Bob's Burgers (TV Series)
Douglas / Jesse
- Tappy Tappy Tappy Tap Tap Tap (2020) ... Douglas (voice)
- Just One of the Boyz 4 Now for Now (2018) ... Jesse (voice)
 2019-2020 Star Wars Resistance (TV Series)
Norath Kev
- Rebuilding the Resistance (2020) ... Norath Kev (voice)
- No Place Safe (2020) ... Norath Kev (voice)
- Breakout (2019) ... Norath Kev (voice)
- The Missing Agent (2019) ... Norath Kev (voice)
 2019 Green Eggs and Ham (TV Series)
Mouse
- Mouse (2019) ... Mouse (voice)
 2019 Clipping.: Blood of the Fang (Music Video)
Daveed Diggs
 2019 Undone (TV Series)
Tunde
- Moving The Keys (2019) ... Tunde
- Handheld Blackjack (2019) ... Tunde
- The Hospital (2019) ... Tunde
- The Halloween Night (2019) ... Tunde
- The Wedding (2019) ... Tunde (credit only)
 2019 Velvet Buzzsaw
Damrish
 2018 BoJack Horseman (TV Series)
Cooper Thomas Rogers Wallace Sr.
- The Amelia Earhart Story (2018) ... Cooper Thomas Rogers Wallace Sr. (voice)
 2018 Daveed Diggs & Rafael Casal: Easy Come, Easy Go (Music Video)
Daveed Diggs
 2018 Blindspotting
Collin
 2017 Watsky: Exquisite Corpse (Music Video short)
Diggs
 2017 Ferdinand
Dos (voice)
 2017/I Wonder
Mr. Browne
 2017 The Mayor (TV Series)
Mac Etcetera
- Pilot (2017) ... Mac Etcetera
 2017 Tour de Pharmacy (TV Movie)
Slim Robinson
 2017 The Hamilton Mixtape: Immigrants, We Get the Job Done (Music Video)
Daveed Diggs
 2017 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series)
Perry
- Kimmy Googles the Internet! (2017) ... Perry
- Kimmy's Roommate Lemonades! (2017) ... Perry
- Kimmy Is a Feminist! (2017) ... Perry
 2016-2017 The Get Down (TV Series)
Adult Books
- Only from Exile Can We Come Home (2017) ... Adult Books
- Gamble Everything (2017) ... Adult Books
- The Beat Says, This Is the Way (2017) ... Adult Books
- One by One, Into the Dark (2017) ... Adult Books
- Unfold Your Own Myth (2017) ... Adult Books
 2016 Clipping.: Shooter (Music Video)
Daveed Diggs
 2016 Clipping.: Air 'Em Out (Music Video)
Daveed Diggs
 2016 Clipping.: Wriggle (Music Video)
Daveed Diggs
 2015-2016 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Counselor Henderson
- Forty-One Witnesses (2016) ... Counselor Henderson
- Community Policing (2015) ... Counselor Henderson
 2015 Clipping.: Summertime (Music Video)
Daveed Diggs
 2014 Clipping.: Body & Blood (Music Video)
Daveed Diggs
 2014 Clipping.: Get Up (Music Video)
Daveed Diggs
 2014 Clipping.: Inside Out (Music Video)
Daveed Diggs
 2014 Clipping.: Story 2 (Music Video)
Daveed Diggs
 2014 Clipping.: Work Work (Music Video)
Daveed Diggs
 2014 The Away Team (TV Mini Series)
Doctor
 2012 Yoga Boner (Video short)
Daveed
Show Show Producer (3 credits)
Show Show Writer (3 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (12 credits)
Show Show Composer (13 credits)
Show Show Music department (2 credits)
Show Show Additional Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Self (56 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (5 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Actor, Hamilton- originated the role of the Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson in the Broadway musical Hamilton. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Instagram | See more »

Height:

6' (1.83 m)

Children:

None

Parents:

Dountes Diggs | Barbara Needell

Relatives:

Malcolm Diggs (sibling)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

He is of African-American (father) and Russian Jewish (mother) descent. See more »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed