Ashton Sanders or Ashton Durrand Sanders is an American famous for his acting career. He found the limelight of his career by appearing as Chiron (Teenaged Version) in Barry Jenkins’ 2016 Oscar-winning film, Moonlight. He has since been in numerous top-class titles including All Day and a Night (2020), The Kids Are all right (2018), The Last Virgin in LA (2016), Straight Outta Compton (2015).
He is the recipient of multiple accolades and nominations including the Special Gotham Jury Award for Best Ensemble performance in Moonlight. In 2021 he was part of another Oscar-winning film, Judas and the Black Messiah where he was seen in the role of Jimmy Palmer.
Ashton Sanders Wiki/Biography
Ashton Sanders was born on 24th October, in the year 1995, As of February 2022, he is aged 26 years and 4 months. He was born and brought up in Carson, California, U.S. He currently resides in LA. Ashton is an American citizen. He is speculated to follow the religion of Christianity.
Ashton Sanders has had his early schooling at a local school in Carson. He then went to Amazing Grace Conservatory (at the age of 12) where he learned performing arts skillfully. He has also been participating in plays and acting in theatres since he was 6.
He went to Central Los Angeles High School No 9 from where he completed his High School graduation as well as learned performing arts. He then pursued BFA in The Theatre School at DePaul University. However, due to his career-related requirements, he had to drop out.