|Born Name||Asante Ma’at|
|Birth Place||Maryland, USA|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches|
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Age||18 years old|
|Parents||Ayize Ma’at, Aiyana Ma’at|
Last Updated on October 24, 2019
Asante Blackk got an Emmy Award nomination for his debut in the TV series When They See Us. This 18-year-old sure has a bright future ahead of him.
Now a popular actor, Asante has a wide and growing fan following who keeps up with everything he does. And, most certainly is curious to know more about him. If you are one of them, or not, stick around till the end to find out how rich this young superstar is.
On His Way To Riches
Asante Blackk getting nominated for an Emmy award is not just a mere coincidence. This kid has been acting since he was six years old. After appearing in the 2008 TV Series The Jungle Book as Mowgli, he decided that acting is what he is going to do for the rest of his life.
Getting an Emmy nomination at that young age is really something. And who knows that he won’t be nominated for an Academy Award in the near future.
Blackk has a net worth of $50,000. Well, that is not so less as he has only two acting credits to his name. This young actor has more and more projects lined up so we just might have to give him sometime before he becomes a millionaire, but more importantly, a better actor.
Appearing in When They See Us as Kevin Richardson
The October-born actor, Asante played the role of Kevin Richardson in the globally popular series When They See Us which made him one of the youngest Emmy nominated actors in history.
The Emmy nominated actor’s dedication to playing the role received huge praise from fans and critics. Asante remains to stay humble despite the big things happening in his life.
Growing Up in Spirituality
Asante Blackk was born to father Ayize Ma’at and mother Aiyana Ma’at. His family comes from different places including Virginia, London, and Trinidad. Both of his parents are social workers serving the society.
YouTube: Asante is Proud About Being The Youngest Emmy Nominee
His family comes from a long line of preachers and poets and artists. Blackk’s mother is an amazing singer and his father is a poet. Asante is the oldest among 5 children. He has four siblings.
Trivia About Asante Blackk
- Asante Blackk is the nephew of Samira Wiley, the hugely popular Emmy-winning actress.
- The Maryland-born actor loves to play basketball in his spare time.
- Lebron James is Asante’s favorite basketball player.
- He also loves to play video games and is a great cook.
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