Kofi Siriboe

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Kofi Siriboe
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Siriboe in 2016
Born Nana-Kofi Siriboe
(1994-03-02) March 2, 1994 (age 24)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor, model
Years active 2003–present
Relatives Kwame Boateng
Kwesi Boakye

Nana-Kofi Siriboe (born March 2, 1994) is an American actor and model of Ghanaian descent. He stars as Ralph Angel Bordelon in the Oprah Winfrey Network drama series, Queen Sugar.

Life and career[edit]

Siriboe was born in Los Angeles, California. His parents were born in Ghana.[1] He is the middle child and has two brothers, actors Kwame Boateng and Kwesi Boakye. As a model, he signed with Wilhelmina Models New York and Vision Los Angeles.[2] In film, Siriboe debuted playing supporting role in the 2008 comedy-drama, The Longshots. He later has appeared in films Prom (2011), Whiplash (2014), and Straight Outta Compton (2015). On television, he guest-starred on Lincoln Heights and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. From 2014 to 2015, he had a recurring role in the MTV comedy-drama series, Awkward.

In 2016, Siriboe was cast in a series regular role opposite Rutina Wesley and Dawn-Lyen Gardner in the Oprah Winfrey Network drama series, Queen Sugar produced by Ava DuVernay.[3][4] In 2017, he co-starred in the romantic comedy film Girls Trip, starring Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith, and Tiffany Haddish.[5]


Film and television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2003 Strange & Charmed Benjamin Short film
2008 The Longshots Javy Hall
2009 40 Teenage Godwill
2009 Lincoln Heights JJ Episode: "Bully for You"
2011 Prom Max
2012 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation James Newman Episode: "Fallen Angels"
2014 Whiplash Greg
2015 Straight Outta Compton Block Dude
2014–2015 Awkward Tyler Miller Recurring role, 11 episodes
2015 Knotts Michael Short film
2016 Kicks Flaco
2016–present Queen Sugar Ralph Angel Bordelon Main role
2016 Snowfall Kevin Hamilton
2017 Girls Trip Malik
2018 Jump Ziggy Short film
2019 Easter Colin "Ramp" MacIver


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