Lakeith Lee Stanfield, sometimes credited as Keith Stanfield, is an American actor. He made his feature film debut in the independent drama Short Term 12, an adaptation of the 2008 short film in which he had also appeared, for which he was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award. He received further recognition for his roles in numerous biopics such as civil rights activist Jimmie Lee Jackson in Selma, Snoop Dogg in Straight Outta Compton, and Patrick Haynes in Snowden. Stanfield also played leading and supporting roles in the critically acclaimed films Dope, Get Out, Sorry to Bother You, Uncut Gems, and Knives Out. Since 2016, he has starred in the FX comedy-drama series Atlanta.
|Born:||Lakeith Lee Stanfield, August 12, 1991, San Bernardino, California, U.S.|
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About Lakeith Stanfield
Beginning his film career with his acclaimed role as Marcus in the 2013 film Short Term 12, he would go on to earn further credits in the films The Purge: Anarchy, Selma, Snowden, Get Out and War Machine. In 2016, he began starring as the character Darius on the FX series Atlanta.
He began his entertainment career after training at Los Angeles' John Casablancas Modeling and Career Center.
A hip-hop artist and poet as well as an actor, he performed with a band called Moor.
He was born LaKeith Lee Stanfield in San Bernardino, California, and he grew up in poverty in Victorville and Riverside, California. He had a child with actress Xosha Roquemore in 2017.
He portrays rap legend Snoop Dogg in the 2015 film Straight Outta Compton.
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