Kiki Layne Biography
A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, Kiki Layne is a popular and famous American actress. She is best known for her starring roles in such films as the romantic drama If Beale Street Could Talk, the drama Native Son, the action superhero film The Old Guard, and the romantic comedy Coming 2 America.
Kiki Layne Age
Layne is 30 years old as of 2021. She was born on 10 December 1991 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 10 December every year.
Kiki Layne Height
Layne stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.76 m) tall and weighs 57 kg (127 lbs).
Kiki Layne Education
Layne acquired a BFA in acting from The Theatre School at DePaul University in 2014. Speaking to Vanity Fair in 2018, Layne described that she was always acting growing up and that her favorite movie as a child was The Lion King.
Kiki Layne Family
Layne was born and raised in Cincinnati, Ohio, the United States by her devoted and loving parents. She had no father to look up to, and her mother, Sandra Layne, was her main motivator and inspiration. She has two brothers whose names are unknown as of now.
Kiki Layne Husband
Any information regarding Layne’s husband is publicly not available. We don’t know if she is married, dating, or in a relationship. Also, her kids are not known. We will update this section as soon as their information is available.
Kiki Layne’s Net Worth
Layne has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Kiki Layne Career
Layne’s first acting role was with Lena Waithe in the pilot for the drama series The Chi, filmed in 2015. She has modeled for the fashion brand, Kate Spade New York
Layne’s breakout role was in Barry Jenkins’ 2018 drama If Beale Street Could Talk. She starred in the 2019 screen adaptation of Richard Wright’s 1940 novel Native Son, then alongside Charlize Theron in 2020s The Old Guard, directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood.
Layne featured in the composer Max Richter’s Voices, which was inspired by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and features an ‘upside down’ orchestra, a concept he developed to reflect his dismay with post-truth politics in the 21st century. The album contains readings of the Declaration by Eleanor Roosevelt and actress Layne, with a further 70 readings crowd-sourced from around the world.
In 2021, Layne joined the cast alongside Eddie Murphy in the Amazon Prime sequel Coming 2 America. She stars as Detective Ellie Steckler in Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers.