Nelsan Ellis

Nelsan Ellis

Nelsan Ellis  American Actor


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Nelsan Ellis (born November 30, 1978) is an American film and television actor and playwright. He is well known for his role as Lafayette Reynolds in the HBO series True Blood, which he played from 2008 until the series' completion in 2014, and most ...

First Name Nelsan
Last Name Ellis
Age 37 years
Birthday 30th November, 1978
Birthplace Harvey, Illinois
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School Jess Lanier High School, Alabama, McAdory High School, McCalla, Thornridge High School, Dolton (1997)
University Juilliard School (2000 - 2004)
Occupation Text Actor, Playwright
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Lafayette in True Blood.
Year(s) Active 2002–present
Friend Rutina Wesley (met at Juilliard School)
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Nowhere Ever After2016 Mack Movie
True to the Game2016 Tyrik Movie
The Stanford Prison Experiment2015 Jesse Fletcher Movie
Send Me: An Original Web Series2015 Benjamin Movie
Get on Up2014 Bobby Byrd Movie
Lee Daniels' The Butler2013 Martin Luther King Jr. Movie
Gods Behaving Badly2013 Dionysus Movie
The Reluctant Fundamentalist2013 Wainwright Movie
#Nausea... for Millennials2013 Gibson Movie
Naked Eye2012 The Man Movie
The Help2011 Henry The Waiter Movie
Secretariat2010 Eddie Sweat Movie
A Drop of True Blood2010 Lafayette Reynolds TV Show
The Soloist2009 David Carter Movie
Talent2009 Titus Short Film
The Express2008 Will Davis, Jr. Movie
True Blood2008 Lafayette Reynolds TV Show
Warm Springs2005 Roy Collier TV Movie
The Inside2005 Carter Howard TV Show
Trespass2005 Donny Short Film
Veronica Mars2004 Apollo Bukenya TV Show
Lost2002 Hoffa Short Film
Without a Trace2002 Deng Nimieri TV Show
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    CraigSnyderMay 7, 2013

    He is unbelievably good as Lafayette on True Blood.

    eva colemanFeb 5, 2009

    are you coming back in season 2 an what will you be.???

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