Devon Terrell

Inside Biography

Devon Terrell is an Australian-American actor most known for starring as Arthur opposite Katherine Langford in the Netflix fantasy drama series Cursed

When was Devon Terrell Born? His Age and Ethnicity?  

Devon Terrell was born on October 23, 1992. As of August 2020, he is 27 years old. Born to an African-American father and an English Anglo-Indian mother in Long Beach, California, Terrell was only 5 when his family moved to Perth, Western Australia, where he was raised in Forest Lakes.   

Terrell attended the local Lynwood Senior High School and upon graduation, enrolled at Edith Cowan University in Perth, specializing in drama education. He attended the National Institute of Dramatic Art -- Australia's premier performing arts conservatory -- graduating in 2013. 


Devon Terrell's first professional role would have been filmmaker Steve McQueen's pilot for a show called Codes of Conduct for HBO, but the show never got greenlit.

Devon Terrell portrays a younger version of the former President Barack Obama in the 2016 biopic Barry SOURCE: Vogue

Nonetheless, despite the disastrous start to his professional career, Terrell immersed himself into his next role as the younger version of the former President of the United States, Barack Obama, in the 2016 biopic, Barry.

He employed a dialect coach to learn Obama's accent and mannerisms. Once he landed the role, Terrell went above and beyond, learning to write and play basketball with his left hand. 

Following Barry, Terrell played Horatio in the 2018 film adaptation of the female protagonist of the Shakespearean play Hamlet, Ophelia. The movie starred Daisy Ridley as the titular character, flanked by Naomi Watts, Clive Owen, George MacKay, and Tom Felton

He also played Danny in the 2018 comedy movie The Professor starring Johnny Depp, Rosemarie DeWitt, Zoey Deutch, Danny Huston, Ron Livingston, and Odessa Young.  

Devon Terrell and Katherine Langford in Netflix's Cursed SOURCE: Collider

Terrell is perhaps most well-known for playing Arthur in the Netflix adaptation of the eponymous illustrated novel by Frank Miller and Tom Wheeler, Cursed, starring Katherine LangfordGustaf Skarsgård, and Bella Dayne, among others. The fantasy drama series premiered on Netflix on July 17, 2020.     

Has an Estimated Net Worth of $200 Thousand

Devon Terrell is estimated to have a net worth of around $200 thousand. His wealth comes from his career as a film and television actor. Despite being a relative newcomer with only four years worth of experience and a handful of television and movie roles, Terrell's six-figure wealth is attributed to his high-profile appearances. He has appeared in movies like 2016's Barry, and 2018's Ophelia and The Professor. He is perhaps most well-known for starring as Arthur in the Netflix fantasy drama series Cursed alongside Katherine Langford.    

by shrijan, 11 Aug, 2020

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