Lonell R. Childred
Born in Portsmouth, VA. in June 1969, his father is a retired Naval Officer (CW02) and mother a retired School Administrator. Lonell has lots of on-camera and theater experience having shot local, regional and national commercials for: LensCrafters, Proctor & Gamble, Tom Gill Chevrolet, DHL, and Elder Plan of New York; with several hundred Stage performances to his credit including; ‘Jitney’, ‘A Raisin In The Sun’, ‘A Lesson Before Dying’, and ’12 Angry Men’ just to name a few. Lonell is also a proud member of SAG-AFTRA and Actor’s Equity who is appearing in a small role in the feature film ‘Secretariat (2010)’ Starring Diane Lane and John Malkovich being released October 8th, 2010 and The Dark Knight Rises (2012) release date July 20th 2012 (USA). Lonell’s latest work is playing the role of the historical figure Henry Bibb in the feature film, All of Nothin’ (2018).
1. Is related to the both Tina Tuner and late Actor Paul Winfield.
2. As a child studied music at I.C. Norcom High School, also attended by the world famous hip-hop artist Missy ‘Misdemeanor’ Elliot.
Lonell holds a Master of Science in Information Technology (IT) from the University of Cincinnati.