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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 LaKeith’s debut as a professional actor. Subsequently, he landed a role in the Martin Luther King biopic, Selma (2014), and has since starred in Get Out (2017), Knives Out (2019), The Photograph (2020), and the series Atlanta on FX.
Interesting Facts about LaKeith Stanfield
- He has said that he would very much like to play the DC Comics villain and Batman’s arch enemy the Joker.
- Got his first agent by doing a surfer skit.
Personal Quotes by LaKeith Stanfield
You can be the most intelligent person, and you can have so much potential, but if you don’t have a guide by which to channel that energy, then a lot of times, it’s futile.- LaKeith Stanfield
My focus is anything that allows me to express myself. Rap, dance, photography. Those are my forms of expression.- LaKeith Stanfield
My biggest strength is I’m courageous, or if I am afraid of something, I do it anyway. I do what I feel. It’s nothing personal against anyone, so that courageousness has been very good to me.- LaKeith Stanfield
My two little twin brothers have autism, so I grew up around it and misunderstood it for a long time.- LaKeith Stanfield
When you’re talking about an authority figure oppressing against people, it’s the people that hold that authority figure up. If you want to get free of this bondage, then we need to think about ways to free ourselves rather than looking to the oppressors to free us.- LaKeith Stanfield