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Biography

Nelsan Ellis Biography

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Nelsan Ellis's facts

Date of Birth 1978-11-30
Nationality American
Profession Actor, playwright
Ethnicity Black
Net Worth(s) $3 million

Only few men are gifted with abilities and talents that Nelsan Ellis shelters inside him. An astonishing actor and a great man with sensational acting capacity and fine personality, Nelsan Ellis has given lot to the vast world of Hollywood. He has been serving his profession as an actor since the year 2002 with great determination and willpower. His fine looks and acting has made him famous not within the people around the United States but also all over the world. Today he stands in that height of success that no other can even imagine without hard work and dedication of years and years.

Nelsan Ellis is an American actor and playwright by profession. He was born on November 30 of the year 1978. 35 years aged sensational personality Nelsan was born in Harvey, Illinois, United States. He is probably best known for his work in True Blood, Get On up etc.  He was raised by her mother as his parents got divorced when he was too young. Later her mother broke down as a result of her brother dead. Then he along with his siblings went to live with his grandmother in Bessemer, Alabama. So, it won’t be wrong to say that he had many hard times in his childhood days. But the victory is sweet for those who know what it feels to fail .His hard work is what made him what he is today.

Challenging his own abilities and expanding his horizon of working, Nelsan Ellis has pushed himself to the height of success he stands today through the dedication and hard work of years. He stands as one of the most successful actors in the world of Hollywood.  He attended prestigious,  McAdory High School, before that he was part of Jess Lanier High School. He later earned degree in B.F.A from Juilliard School in the year 2004. His acting and versatility to serve various roles really makes him a sensational actor.

Supported by his good looking face and hot body figure, he is really an astonishing actor with gifted abilities and skills. He has gained decades worth success just as the age of 35. He has been part of various movies and television shows which is responsible to win him the position he has today. Filmography: He served the role of Hoffa in Lost of the year 2002, role of Roy Collier in Warm Springs of the year 2005, role of Trespass in Trespass of the year 2005, the movie The Express of the year 2008, The Soloist of the year 2009, Talent of the year 2009, Secretariat of the year 2010, The Help, The Reluctant Fundamentalist of the year 2012, Page 26 of the year 2013, The Butler of the year 2013, Get On Up of the year 2014, The Stanford Prison Experiment of the year 2015. Television shows: The role of Carter Howard in The Inside of 2005, the role of Apollo Bukenya in Veronica Mars of 2007, the role of Deng Nimieri in Without a Trace of 2007, the role of Lafayette Reynolds in True Blood of 2009-2014. All the info about his movies and television is available in wiki along with his bio. He too can be followed in various social networking sites.  

Expanding his horizon of success utilizing his abilities and talent he has drawn an irreplaceable place in the world of Hollywood. The determination of years has made him stand in the social and economic position he is today. He stands as a role model to those people who seek the light of success through dedication and determination. He sets a perfect example than the success holds no other shortcuts than hard work. Dedicated from his very early days, now he stands as an economically well-established actor holding the net worth of around $3 million American dollars.