American actor Asante Blackk rose to fame from his work in television series When They See Us and the fourth season of This Is Us. He was nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards and won AAFCA TV Honors and Online Film & Television Association Television Award for his role in When They See Us and Critics' Choice Television Award for This is Us. He also made his guest appearance in television show Live in Front of a Studio Audience.
Born And Raised In Maryland
Asante Blackk was born as Asante Duah Ma'at on 20th October 2001, in Maryland, United States. He holds the nationality of the United States of America and belongs to African-American ethnicity.
He is one of five kids of Ayize Ma'at and Aiyana Ma'at. He was raised in his home town in Maryland along with his four siblings.
Asante went to Judith P. Hoyer Montessori School and was interested in acting. He played the role of Mowgli in the theater drama adaptation of The Jungle Book.
Started His Career At The Age Of Six
Asante Blackk started his journey as an actor from the theater drama How I Learned to Be a Kid at the Howard Theatre.
His acting career in television started from the American drama web television series When They See Us in 2019. For his role, he was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie and won Online Film & Television Association Television Award for Best Ensemble in a Motion Picture or Limited Series along with Justin Cunningham, Caleel Harris, Jovan Adepo, Ethan Herisse, and Chris Chalk.
The same year he also played a role in television series This Is Us and continued his work in 2020. The actor also appeared in Oprah Winfrey's show Oprah Winfrey Presents: When They See Us Now and television series The Real and Great Day Washington in 2019.
Blackk just recently appeared in Forbes Lists of 30 under 30 Hollywood & Entertainment 2020.
How Rich Is The Actor?
Asante Blackk has just started his career as an actor with a major role in two television series. Though he has not officially shared his income, considering his status, we can assume that the actor's income is in multiple thousand's of dollars.
Some online sources suggested he has an estimated net worth of around $500,000, as of 2020.
The major source of his income is from his work in the entertainment industry as an actor. The actor earned a salary of $40,000 per episode for his role in the television drama This Is Us.
Relationship History Of Asante Blackk
Asante Blackk is getting famous day by day and has many fans all over the world. The actor is yet to be married and he has not been officially in a relationship with anyone.
The actor is active on social media such as Instagram and Twitter. He has 32.4k followers on the latter and 434k followers on the former.