Daveed Diggs is an American artist. He is both an actor and a rapper. Born in Oakland in January 1982, he quickly turned to an artistic career. As we said, his career is split between film and music.
On the film side, his career begins in 2010. Although he is active in the theater since 2004 where he holds recurring roles in many theater companies. He will take a break between 2012 and 2015 where he returns with his role of the Marquis de Lafayette in Off-Broadway. In film and television, he holds several roles in well-known series. Minor roles, but also more important. We find him in Ferdinand, the cartoon, in Sesame Street, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt and more recently the Snowpiercer. He plays André Layton! The Netflix series is a success and has already been renewed several times.
Music is his second passion. He is part of different bands. The True Neutral Crew with whom he released two EPs and then a cd in 2016. His other project is Clipping. No less than 8 records, EP and LP, have been released since 2012. His artistic career is recognized by all. He won a Grammy Award and a Tony Award in 2016 for his role in Hamilton, the Marquis de Lafayette.
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