Chance Perdomo

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Chance Perdomo
Born
Nationality
  • British
  • American
OccupationActor
Years active2016-present
Home townSouthampton, Hampshire, England

Chance Perdomo is an American born English. He appeared in Killed by My Debt (2018) and played Ambrose Spellman on the Netflix series based on Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.[1][2]

Early life and education[edit]

Perdomo was born in Los Angeles, California and moved to Southampton in the county of Hampshire, England with his mother as a child. He holds both British and American citizenship. He attended Redbridge Community School before going to Peter Symonds College. He intended to study Law after graduating but decided to pursue acting instead, moving with money he made working in a shoe shop and at a cinema to London where he joined the National Youth Theatre and trained at Identity School of Acting.[3]

Career[edit]

In February 2018, it was announced that Perdomo was cast in the series regular role of Ambrose Spellman on the Netflix series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.[4] Reports revealed that Perdomo previously auditioned for the role of Jughead Jones on Riverdale, but the role was given to Cole Sprouse.[5] Perdomo, however, impressed Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, the creator of the series, with his audition so much so, that Aquirre-Sacasa wrote the role of Sabrina's Ambrose with the actor in mind.[6][7]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2016 Longfield Drive[8] Rodell Short film
2017 The Importance of Skin[9] Ryan Short film

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2017 Hetty Feather[10] Henry Goodall Episode: "The Past Returns"
2018 Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators[11] Hamish Kingly Episode: "The Chameleon's Dish"
2018 Killed by My Debt[12] Jerome Nominated for BAFTA for Best Actor in a Leading Role[13]
2018 Midsomer Murders[14] Leo Scott Episode: "Death of the Small Coppers"
2018–present Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Ambrose Spellman Main cast

References[edit]

  1. ^ Otterson, Joe (15 February 2018). "Netflix's Sabrina the Teenage Witch Series Casts Chance Perdomo, Michelle Gomez". Variety. Retrieved 31 May 2018.
  2. ^ Jones, Rupert (26 May 2018). "Debt collectors held to account after traffic fines claim a life". the Guardian. Retrieved 31 May 2018.
  3. ^ Jube, Anna (16 November 2018). "Chance Perdomo asks himself tough questions". The Last Magazine. Retrieved 28 May 2020.
  4. ^ Petski, Denise (15 February 2018). "Michelle Gomez & Chance Perdomo Join Netflix's Sabrina The Teenage Witch Series". Deadline. Retrieved 26 October 2018.
  5. ^ Nesvig, Kara. "This "Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" Actor Almost Played Jughead on "Riverdale"". Teen Vogue. Retrieved 12 November 2018.
  6. ^ Dibdin, Emma (5 October 2018). "'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' Creator Wants a 'Riverdale' Crossover". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 12 November 2018.
  7. ^ Lewis Knight (30 August 2019). "Who is Chance Perdomo? Pansexual warlock in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina". Irish Mirror. Retrieved 17 February 2019.
  8. ^ "Longfield Drive". www.bramones.com. Retrieved 20 November 2018.
  9. ^ "The Importance of Skin - An Interview with Thea Gajic". Cinemisto. Retrieved 20 November 2018.
  10. ^ "Scott Marshall agency". www.scottmarshall.co.uk. Retrieved 20 November 2018.
  11. ^ "BBC One - Shakespeare & Hathaway - Private Investigators, Series 1, The Chameleon's Dish". BBC. Retrieved 20 November 2018.
  12. ^ "Killed By My Debt". Retrieved 20 November 2018.
  13. ^ "Bafta TV awards 2019: full list of winners". The Guardian. 12 May 2019. Retrieved 14 May 2019.
  14. ^ "Five Things You Didn't Know about Chance Perdomo". TVOvermind. 19 February 2018. Retrieved 20 November 2018.

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