Morris Chestnut

TV Actor

Birthday January 1, 1969

Birth Sign Capricorn

Birthplace Cerritos, CA

Age 55 years old

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Actor known for his role as Ricky in the Oscar-nominated film Boyz n the Hood. He also played Visitor Ryan on the alien reboot show V and Will Keaton in the NBC drama The Enemy Within.

Before Fame

He became a member of the Phi Beta Sigma fraternity while in college.


He has been an avid Texas Hold 'Em poker player.

Family Life

He married Pam Byse in 1995 and together they had two children, including Paige Chestnut.

Associated With

He played Steven Seagal's partner in Under Siege 2: Dark Territory and his nemesis in Half Past Dead.


Morris Chestnut Highlights
Morris Chestnut Highlights