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|Born||Affion Scott Crockett
Fayetteville, North Carolina, US
|Occupation||Comedian, writer, producer, actor, dancer, rapper|
|Height||6' 1" (1.85 m)|
Affion Crockett is an American actor, writer, dancer, rapper, comedian, music producer, and maker of YouTube videos. Crockett began his career as a dancer at age 10, winning breaking and popping contests with his older brother. Later on, he honed his impression skills by imitating anyone from his mother's West Indian dialect or his schoolteacher's southern drawl to the Scarface's choppy Cuban accent.
Life and career
Crockett was raised in Germany and Fayetteville, North Carolina. After graduating from Fayetteville State University, with a bachelor's degree in business, Affion set his sights on the entertainment industry. One of Crockett's grandfathers was Chinese American.
Crockett appeared in HBO's Def Comedy Jam in 1996, demonstrating his impressions and physical comedy. He has also been on CSI: NY, NYPD Blue and The District. He appeared on MTV's Short Circuitz with Nick Cannon. He was a cast member of the game show Wild 'n Out, which also starred Nick Cannon. He has appeared on Curb Your Enthusiasm as "Car Customer #2" and Cedric The Entertainer's Show. Crockett also co-starred in the films, Dance Flick with the Wayans Brothers, Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins with Martin Lawrence, and Soul Men with Samuel L. Jackson and Bernie Mac.
Crockett starred in and produced his own sketch comedy show for Fox called "In the Flow with Affion Crockett" which was also executive produced by Jamie Foxx. The show was cancelled due to low ratings. On November 6, 2012, he released his debut comedy album called "Watch the Clone" which was available on iTunes.
Affion resides in Los Angeles.
|2000||Charlie's Angels||Dancer||Uncredited role|
|2002||For the Love of Money||Slim||Minor role|
|2004||Compton Cowboy||Thug #1||Minor role|
|Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous||Attendant #2||Minor role|
|2006||Dead & Deader||Private Connery||TV movie|
|2007||Universal Remote||The Black Suit/B-Dogg/Arguing Man/Man in Love||Various roles|
|2008||The Life and Times of Marcus Felony Brown||Seville||TV movie|
|Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins||Dayquan||Minor role|
|Never Back Down||Beatdown DJ||Minor role|
|Bar Starz||TJ Fykus|
|Soul Men||Lester||Major role|
|2009||Blokhedz Mission G Animated Web Series||Flash|
|Dance Flick||A-Con||Major role|
|Endless Bummer||Coco||Minor role|
|2010||Freaknik: The Musical||Play/Riff/Russel Simmons/Flying Malcom #1/Various||Voice roles|
|Dance Fu||Julius Ho||Major role|
|2011||In The Flow with Affion Crockett||Various characters||Lead role/Host|
|Mac & Devin Go to High School||Captain Kush||Minor Role|
|2013||A Haunted House||Ray-Ray||Minor Role|
|2014||A Haunted House 2||Ray-Ray||Minor Role|
|2014||School Dance||Coach Fontaine|
- Bannon, Anne Louise. "Getting in the Flow With Affion, Sunday, Aug. 14". Retrieved 20 November 2014.
- Lavin, Will (November 2, 2011). "Affion Crockett Talks Life After Fox Show, What Drake Thinks of His Impersonation, And Being Fan of Little Brother, J Dilla". HipHop DX. Retrieved September 29, 2013.
- "MTV2 Reviving Nick Cannon's 'Wild 'n Out' (Exclusive)". Hollywoodreporter.com. November 17, 2011. Retrieved September 29, 2013.
- "Affion Crockett | Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'N Out". MTV. Retrieved September 29, 2013.
- "Fox Cancels 'In the Flow With Affion Crockett'". Hollywoodreporter.com. November 17, 2011. Retrieved September 29, 2013.
- "iTunes – Music – Watch the Clone by Affion Crockett". Itunes.apple.com. November 6, 2012. Retrieved September 29, 2013.
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