Daveed Diggs

Birthday:

01/24/1982

Place of birth:

Oakland, California, USA:

Biography:

Daveed Daniele Diggs (born January 24, 1982) is an American actor, rapper, singer, and songwriter. He is the vocalist of the experimental hip hop group clipping., and in 2015 originated the roles of Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson in the musical Hamilton, for which he won both a Grammy Award and Tony Award. Since leaving Hamilton, he played a recurring role in the television series Black-ish (2016–2018) and co-starred in the films Wonder (2017) and Velvet Buzzsaw (2019). Diggs also wrote, produced, and starred in the 2018 film Blindspotting, which earned him a nomination for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead. As of 2020, he stars in the television adaptation of Snowpiercer.


Film Credits

Soul (2020)
as Paul (voice)
Hamilton: History Has Its Eyes On You (2020)
as
The Undefeated Presents: Hamilton In-Depth (2020)
as Self
Hamilton (2020)
as Marquis de Lafayette / Thomas Jefferson
Velvet Buzzsaw (2019)
as Damrish
Do or Die (2018)
as Narrator
Blindspotting (2018)
as Collin
x Infinity (2018)
as
Ferdinand (2017)
as Dos (voice)
Wonder (2017)
as Mr. Browne
Tour de Pharmacy (2017)
as Slim Robinson
Hamilton: One Shot to Broadway (2017)
as
Growing Up Wild (2016)
as Narrator
Hamilton's America (2016)
as Self
Zootopia (2016)
as Parlez-Vous Rap
Yoga Boner (2012)
as Daveed
Rock Hard: The Rise and Fall of Sexual Detergent (2010)
as Neil Davis
The Little Mermaid ()
as Sebastian (voice)
The Starling ()
as
Straight from the Town: Making Blindspotting ()
as
First Sight ()
as

Production Credits

Blindspotting (2018)
Writer
Blindspotting (2018)
Producer
Zootopia (2016)
Music
First Sight ()
Producer