Jussie Smollett



Place of birth:

Santa Rosa, California, USA:


Jussie Smollett (born June 21, 1982) is an American actor, singer and photographer. As a child, he began his acting career for summer fun in 1987 starring in national network commercials in NYC. He later co-starred in the films The Mighty Ducks (1992) and Rob Reiner's North (1994). In 2015, Smollett received rave reviews for his portrayal of musician Jamal Lyon in the Fox music-industry primetime TV drama Empire. Smollett is set to appear in Ridley Scott's science-fiction film Alien: Covenant which is going to be released on May 19, 2017.


Marshall (2017)
as Langston Hughes
Alien: Covenant (2017)
as Ricks
Prologue: Last Supper (2017)
as Ricks
Ask Me Anything (2014)
as Nico Dempster
Born to Race: Fast Track (2014)
as Tariq
The Skinny (2012)
as Magnus
North (1994)
as Adam
Alex Haley's Queen (1993)
as Simon
The Mighty Ducks (1992)
as Terry Hall
A Little Piece of Heaven (1991)
as Salem Bordeaux