Laz Alonso is a 41-year old American actor whose professional acting career has spanned for a couple of years. Laz Alonso is an American of Afro-Cuban ancestry as both of his parents were Cuban with deep African roots; they migrated to America where he was given birth to.
|Date of Birth||March 25, 1974|
|Birth Place||Washington, D.C., United States|
|Laz Alonso Net Worth||$2.5 Million|
|Relationship Status||Currently Single|
|Girlfriend||Bria Myles (2011)
Claudia Jordan (2010)
Olivia Longott (2010)
He did not kick off his career as an actor, but rather as an investment banker after finishing school and obtaining Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from Howard University. He later explored his passion for acting during his leisure time after he has invested enough to make him get paid without working for too long. He began by acting in music videos of Aaliyah’s I Miss You and Toni Braxton’s Hit the Freeway, before he finally moved into acting films and TV shows by first getting supporting roles and later becoming lead actor.
Two of his most popular roles are in Avatar and Fast & Furious. Other films he has starred in are Stomp the Yard, Person of Interest, 30 Years to Life, Providence, Jumping the Broom, Down to Earth, CSI: Miami, Tenants, Entourage, Captivity, NCIS, Without a Trace and Jarhead.
Laz Alonso, who speaks both English and Spanish fluently, has won few awards with several other nominations.