Elijah Kelley (I)

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KNOWN FOR 
Hairspray (2007) | Strange Magic (2015) | Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013)
AWARDS 
3 wins & 6 nominations More »
NICKNAME  
E.K.
BORN 
Aug 1, 1986 (age 31)
HEIGHT 
5' 6½" (1.69m)

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Past Film & Video (10 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Strange MagicStrange Magic Sunny (voice), Performer ("Three Little Birds", "Three Little Birds (Dark Forest Version)", "Say Hey", "Three Little Birds (Reprise)", "Three Little Birds (Encore)")  Less 2015 $12MM / —
  • Primary photo for Boys of Abu GhraibBoys of Abu Ghraib Tunde  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Lee Daniels' The ButlerLee Daniels' The Butler Charlie Gaines (15-18)  Less 2013 $30MM $117MM / $177MM
  • Primary photo for This Is 40This Is 40 Performer ("You Can't Stop the Beat")  Less 2012 $35MM $68MM / $88MM
  • Primary photo for Red TailsRed Tails Samuel 'Joker' George  Less 2012 $58MM $50MM / $50MM
  • Primary photo for Rome & JewelRome & Jewel Ben  Less 2008 $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for HairsprayHairspray Seaweed, Performer ("Run and Tell That" (2001), "Without Love" (2001), "You Can't Stop the Beat" (2001), "Come So Far (Got So Far To Go)")  Less 2007 $75MM $119MM / $203MM
  • Primary photo for Heavens FallHeavens Fall Leroy Wright  Less 2006 $4MM
  • Primary photo for Take the LeadTake the Lead Danjou  Less 2006 $30MM $35MM / $66MM
  • Primary photo for 28 Days28 Days Darnell  Less 2000 $43MM $37MM / $62MM
Past Television (11 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for StarStar (TV Series) Andy (16 episodes, 2017), Performer ("Be Somebody") (1 episode, 2018), Performer ("America Dreaming, "I Want You") (1 episode, 2017), Performer ("Perfecta") (1 episode, 2017), Performer ("I Want You") (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017–2018 16
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  • Primary photo for The Bobby Brown StoryThe Bobby Brown Story (TV Series) Ricky Bell (2 episodes)  Less 2018–  2
  • Primary photo for The New Edition StoryThe New Edition Story (TV Mini-series) Ricardo Bell / Ricky Bell (3 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017 3
    • Part 3 (Jan 26, 2017) Ricardo Bell  Less
    • Part 2 (Jan 30, 2017) Ricardo Bell  Less
    • Part 1 (Jan 24, 2017) Ricky Bell  Less
  • Primary photo for The Wiz Live!The Wiz Live! (TV Movie) Scarecrow  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Dirty Sexy MoneyDirty Sexy Money (TV Series) Elon Elder (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Numb3rsNumb3rs (TV Series) Anthony (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Everybody Hates ChrisEverybody Hates Chris (TV Series) Guy (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for The ShieldThe Shield (TV Series) Jaymon (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
    • Grave (Mar 22, 2005) Jaymon  Less
  • Primary photo for A Lesson Before DyingA Lesson Before Dying (TV Movie) Clarence  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Space Ghost Coast to CoastSpace Ghost Coast to Coast (TV Series) Special Thanks (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Mama Flora's FamilyMama Flora's Family (TV Mini-series) Young Willie (2 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998 2
Self (22 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016

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