DeRon Horton Biography

Updated On Aug 08, 2019 Published On Aug 08, 2019
Facts of DeRon Horton
Date of Birth: 1992 , November-25
Birth Nation: United States
Name DeRon Horton
Birth Name DeRon Horton
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Houston, Texas
Ethnicity Afrom-American
Profession Actor
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Face Color Black
TV Show Dear White People
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DeRon Horton is an American actor best known for starring as Lionel Higgins in the Netflix original series, Dear White People.

Early Life, Family & Friends

DeRon Horton was born on November 25, 1992, in Houston, Texas, the United States of America. It's not known what are the named of his father and mother.

It's also unclear if he has a sibling or he is the only child of his parents. He is od American nationality and belongs to Afrom-American ethnicity.

His family moved to Saudi Arabia at the age of 10 and due to his father's job requirements, he spent most of his childhood there.

As for her education, Harton has attended the Savannah College of Art and Design in Georgia from where he completed his graduation in Performing Arts.

Career

DeRon Horton started his acting career with a short film Consultation in 2007. In the same year, he appeared in another short film, Lions and Lamb.

Two years later in 2009, he appeared in the sex comedy movie, Dirty Grandpa, alongside Zac Efron, Robert De Niro, Aubrey Plaza and Julianne Hough.

Harton made his television debut with the 2016 Fox comedy television series Lethal Weapon alongside Damon Wayans, Kevin Rahm and Keesha Sharp.

Later in 2017, he starred in the drama film Buring Sands alongside Trevor Jackson, Steve Harris, Tosin Cole and Alfre Woodard.

In 2017, he played the role of a black gay teenager, Lionel Higgins in the Netflix original series, Dear White People.

His other acting credits include After Everything, Dirt and Roman J. Israel, Esq.

Salary & Net Worth

Being a successful actor, DeRon Horton undoubtedly earns a massive amount of money from the film and television industry. According to some online sources, Horton has an estimated net worth of $1 million.

His major source of income is movies and television. He also earns money by endorsing various types of brands and products. He owns an expensive house in Los Angeles, California.

Personal Life

Moving towards the personal life of DeRon Horton, he currently seems to be single and not in a relationship.

He has not spoken anything about his love life in any of his interview and has not posted any photo with a girl on Instagram who we can assume as his girlfriend or wife.

Horton was once rumored to be a gay. The gay rumor surfaced after he was seen playing the role of a black gay student in the Netflix series Dear White People.

The speculations of him being a gay remain unsubstantiated as Horton has neither accepted nor denied it.

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Born in Houston, Texas

November 25 , 1992

Dear White People actor DeRon Horton was born on November 25, 1992, in Houston, Texas, the United States of America.

Appeared in Consultation

2007

DeRon Horton appeared in a short film Consultation in 2007. In the same year, he appeared in another short film, Lions and Lamb.

Appeared in Dirty Grandpa

2009

In 2009, DeRon Horton appeared in the sex comedy movie, Dirty Grandpa, alongside Zac Efron, Robert De Niro, Aubrey Plaza and Julianne Hough.

Appeared in Lethal Weapon

2016

Actor DeRon Horton made his television debut with the Fox comedy television series Lethal Weapon in 2016.

Appeared in Buring Sands

2017

In 2017, DeRon Horton starred in the drama film Buring Sands alongside Trevor Jackson, Steve Harris, Tosin Cole and Alfre Woodard.

Net Worth $1 million

2019

According to some online sources, the Hollywood actor, DeRon Horton, has an estimated net worth of $1 million, as of 2019.