Ashton Sanders Wiki, Age, Biography, Height, Girlfriend, Family, Images, And More

Ashton Sanders Wiki, Age, Biography, Height, Girlfriend, Family, Images, And More

Ashton Durrand Sanders (born October 24, 1995) is an American actor best known for his role as adolescent Chiron in the Oscar-winning film Moonlight (2016).

Sanders began his life in Carson, California. He went to Grand Arts High School in Downtown Los Angeles and graduated in 2013. He was pursuing a BFA at DePaul University's The Theatre School before leaving after three years to pursue his acting career.

Sanders made his feature film debut in Chris Eska's The Retrieval. On March 11, 2013, the film had its world premiere at South by Southwest. Variance Films released it in a limited edition on April 2, 2014.

Sanders appeared in Straight Outta Compton in 2015. He appeared in an episode of Refinery29's web series The Skinny in 2016.

Sanders appeared in the drama film Moonlight, directed by Barry Jenkins, the same year. On September 2, 2016, the film had its world premiere at the Telluride Film Festival, and A24 released it in limited release on October 21, 2016. Moonlight received widespread critical acclaim as well as a slew of awards, including the Golden Globe for Best Picture - Drama. The film was also nominated for three Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Supporting Actor for Mahershala Ali. Critics praised Sanders' performance in the film, calling it "powerful" by Benjamin Lee of The Guardian.

Sanders appeared alongside Denzel Washington in The Equalizer 2, the sequel to the hit action film The Equalizer. Sanders appeared in Rupert Wyatt's science fiction thriller Captive State in 2019, alongside John Goodman and Vera Farmiga. He also starred in HBO's adaptation of Stephen King's novel Native Son. He was set to star in The Things They Carried, a Vietnam war film starring an ensemble cast, in November 2020.

Sanders was cast as Bobby Brown in Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with Somebody, a biopic about Whitney Houston, in September 2021.



2012Making Possibilities[22]Donnie

Short film

Los Angeles Film and Script Festival Honorable Mention

2013The RetrievalWill
2015Straight Outta ComptonKid on bus
2016MoonlightTeen ChironAustin Film Critics Association Special Honorary Award for Best Ensemble
Gotham Special Jury Award – Ensemble Performance
Independent Spirit Robert Altman Award
MTV Movie Award for Best Kiss
Nominated – 
Black Reel Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor
Nominated – 
Black Reel Award for Outstanding Breakthrough Performance, Male
Nominated – 
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
We HomeJavanShort film
The Last Virgin in LAJoshShort film
2018The Equalizer 2Miles Whittaker
The Kids Are AlrightAngelShort film based on the Grammy-nominated album The Kids Are Alright by American R&B duo Chloe x Halle
2019Native SonBigger Thomas
Captive StateGabriel Drummond
2020All Day and a NightJahkor
2021Judas and the Black MessiahJimmy Palmer
2022Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance with SomebodyBobby Brown

Television series

2016The SkinnyTylerEpisode: "Squad"
2019Wu-Tang: An American SagaBobby/The RZASeries regular
2022The Proud Family: Louder and ProuderCollege Kareem (voice)Episode: “When You Wish Upon a Roker”

Ashton Sanders Biography

NameAshton Sanders
Date of Birth24-Oct-1995
Age in 202328
Birth PlaceCarson
CountryUnited States
Height1.8 (m)
WeightUnknown (KGs)
ProfessionMovie Actor
HeightIn Centimeters: 180 cm.
In Meters: 1.8 m.
In Feet Inches: 5'11"
WeightIn KG: Not known
In Pound: Not known
Eye Color-
Hair Color-
Marital StatusYet to update

Some FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) about Ashton Sanders.

  1. What is the Net Worth of Ashton Sanders?

The Net Worth of Ashton Sanders is $1.5 Million.

  1. What is the Height of Ashton Sanders?

The height of Ashton Sanders is 1.8.

  1. Where is the birthplace of Ashton Sanders?

The birthplace of Ashton Sanders is Carson

  1. What is the Date of Birth of Ashton Sanders?

The birthday of Ashton Sanders is on 24-Oct-1995.

  1. Is Ashton Sanders Married?

The marital status of Ashton Sanders is: Yet to update.

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