Darrell Britt-Gibson Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 01 Jan, 2020
Facts of Darrell Britt-Gibson
Date of Birth: 1985
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Darrell Britt-Gibson
Birth Name Darrell Hadari Britt-Gibson
Father Greg Gibson
Mother Donna Britt
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Silver Spring, Maryland
Ethnicity African-American
Profession Actor
Net Worth $1 Million
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Education University of Maryland Baltimore County
Awards Gold Derby Awards
Movies Just Mercy, The Unicorn, Keanu, 20th Century Women, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,
TV Show The Wire, Californication, You're the Worst, Barry
Siblings Justin Britt-Gibson and Skye Merida
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Darrell Britt-Gibson is an American actor who is widely known for his role in the HBO series The Wire. He also has deserved credit for his work in Californication, Power and You're the Worst. The prominent role in the TV series Barry also earned him a Screen Actors Guild Awards. He also won Gold Derby Award for his performance in a movie Three Billboards Outside Eiibing, Missouri.

Early Life

Darrell Hadari Britt-Gibson was born in Silver Spring Maryland, United States. It is yet to be confirmed whether he was born in 1985 or 86. He belongs to African-American ethnicity and holds American citizenship.

He is the youngest son of Donna Britt and Greg Gibson. His mother is an author and former syndicated newspaper columnist. He grew up with his elder brother Justin Britt-Gibson. He also has a younger half-brother Skye Merida from his mother's remarriage to newspaper editor Kevin Merida.

Darrell studied theatre at the University of Maryland Baltimore County.

Debuted From Television Series 'The Wire'

Darrel Britt-Gibson initiated his acting journey with the television series The Wire in 2006. He appeared as a Darius 'O-Dog' Hill in the show until 2008. A year later, he landed his first role in the movie Toe to Toe. The actor made his own mark after his role in a television series You're the Worst from 2014 to 2017.

In 2016, Darrel featured in the movie Keanu sharing space along with Jordan Peele, Keanu Reeves, and Keegan-Michael Key. The same year, he was nominated for Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble in 20th Century Women. 

Darrell Britt-Gibson attending Screen Guild Awards SOURCE: Getty Image

Darrel shared a Gold Derby Awards with Kerry Condon, Abbie Cornish, and Peter Dinklage for his work in a movie Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri in 2018. The actor was also cast in Barry from 2018 to 2019. His work in a show also earned him a Screen Actors Guild Awards.

What Is His Net Worth?

Darrell Britt-Gibson has earned pretty well from his career as an actor. He has an estimated net worth of $1 million

Darrell appeared in box-office successful movie Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri that earned $159.2 million at the box office worldwide from $15 million budget. The average salary of an American actor is $50,224 per year. 

Is He Married? 

Darrell Britt-Gibson is currently living single. Darrell was once rumored to be dating Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri co-actress Abbie Cornish. Despite their frequent public appearances, the couple never addressed the rumor. 

Darrell Brit-Gibson with actress Abbie Cornish SOURCE: Getty Image

His then rumored-girlfriend Cornish got engaged to her boyfriend Iraqi professional Mixed Martial Artist Adel Altamimi in February 2019.