Hollywood has several familiar black actors as well as new uprising bright and talented ones. Here are five of the hottest young black actors making a name in entertainment right now.
1. Michael B. Jordan
Age: 30-February 9, 1987Michael B. Jordan is best known for his performance in the film Fruitvale Station where he played Oscar Grant. Prior to that role he was most notably known for his role as Wallace in the HBO hit series The Wire.
2. Tahj Mowry
Age: 31-May 17, 1986
Tahj, is no new face to Hollywood, in fact, you might remember him from his days starring in the Disney Channel television show Smart Guy. Mowry is the younger brother of twin actresses Tia and Tamera.
3. Tristan Wilds
Age: 27-July 15, 1989
Tristan is most known for his role as Michael Lee in the HBO drama The Wire as well as his role as Dixon Wilson on the CW series 90210.
4. Jaden Smith
Age: 18- July 8, 1998
Smith is the youngest son of Hollywood stars Will and Jada Pinkett-Smith. Jaden became known starring in the films Pursuit of Happyness and The Karate Kid.
5. Evan Ross
Age: 28 – August 26, 1988
Evan Ross is the son of the legendary Diana Ross. Ross broke onto the scene with his role in ATL (2006) and went on to star in Pride (2007), several episodes of 90210 (2010-11), and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part I (2014).
6. Donald Glover
Age:33-September 25, 1983
Glover is an actor, writer, producer, comedian, rapper, singer, and songwriter. He performs as a stage artist under the stage name Childish Gambino, and as a disc jockey, he performs under the name mcDJ.