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Keegan-Michael Key
Biography
Emmy and Peabody Award-winning actor, writer and producer Keegan-Michael Key is known for his extraordinarily diverse skill set, and wide-ranging talent, in both comedy and drama. Key redefines what it means to be a multi-hyphenate in the worlds of film, television and theater. Currently, Key can be seen opposite Eddie Murphy in Netflix’s “Dolemite Is My Name,” and will next be seen starring in Paramount’s “Playing with Fire,” alongside John Cena. Key can be heard in Disney’s tent-pole blockbuster films “Toy Story 4” and “The Lion King.” The in-demand actor will soon begin filming Netflix’s adaptation of the Broadway musical, “The Prom,” starring alongside Meryl Streep, James Corden and Nicole Kidman. Key came to worldwide attention as co-creator and co-star, alongside Jordan Peele, of Comedy Central’s groundbreaking sketch series “Key & Peele,” which won the 2016 Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety Sketch Series.