Amari Cheatom

Amari Cheatom is an American actor. He is knowns for his roles in Django Unchained[1][2][3] and Crown Heights.[4][5][6][7][8]


Year Movie Role Notes
2008 Midnight Club: Los Angeles Raymond Videogame
2009 Grand Theft Auto IV: The Lost and Damned The New Crowd of Liberty City Videogame
2009 Giver Taker Heartbreaker Clarence
2010 Numbers Eddie Leyva 1 episode
2010 Night Catches Us[9] Jimmy Dixon
2010 Detroit 1-8-7 Jake Silva 1 episode
2011 Georgetown Jack McManus TV Movie
2011 Chase Stephen "Little Boy" Washington 1 episode
2012 Django Unchained Roy
2013 Newlyweds Lyle
2015 Brick and Lulu Brick Short film
2015 Knucklehead Julian
2015 FLAUNT: My Clone Sleeps Alone The Actor Video short
2016 Complete Silence Fio Short film
2016 The Alchemist Cookbook Cortez
2016 Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story Eddie
2017 Crown Heights[10] Leon Grant
2017 Through You James Short film
2017 Detroit Undercover Cop
2017 Roman J. Israel, Esq. Carter Johnson
2018 Relaxer Cortez
2021 Judas and the Black Messiah Collins

Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Nominated Best Breakthrough Performance
2011 Black Reel Night Catches Us (2010)


  1. ^ Saenger, Diana. "LET'S REVIEW: 'Skeleton Crew' presents stunning look at factory life on stage at The Old Globe". Retrieved 2017-07-26.
  2. ^ "'The Alchemist Cookbook' Review: Losing Grip & Meeting the Devil in Joel Poytrykus' Latest". Collider. 2016-10-07. Retrieved 2017-07-26.
  3. ^ Houppert, Karen. "Center Stage's 'Detroit '67' draws obvious parallels". Retrieved 2017-07-26.
  4. ^ "Keith Stanfield in Trailer for Wrongful Conviction Film 'Crown Heights'". Retrieved 2017-07-26.
  5. ^ N'Duka, Amanda (2017-07-17). "'Crown Heights' Trailer: Lakeith Stanfield Fights For Freedom In Matt Ruskin's Prison Drama". Deadline. Retrieved 2017-07-26.
  6. ^ "'Crown Heights' Trailer Shows The Unfairness Of The System". Vibe. 2017-07-18. Retrieved 2017-07-26.
  7. ^ Kragen, Pam. "'Skeleton Crew' a fierce, funny American tale". Retrieved 2017-07-26.
  8. ^ McNary, Dave (2017-05-10). "Sundance Winner 'Crown Heights' Starring Lakeith Stanfield Gets Release Date". Variety. Retrieved 2017-07-26.
  9. ^ Houppert, Karen. "Center Stage's 'Detroit '67' draws obvious parallels". Retrieved 2017-07-26.
  10. ^ "2017 Sundance Film Festival Awards: Global Independent Creativity Reaches New Heights". Retrieved 2017-07-26.

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