Ethan Herisse is an American acotr known for his remarkable talent, versatility, and dedication to his craft.
From an early age, Ethan showed promise by appearing in numerous guest star roles on shows like BIG TIME RUSH, THE MINDY PROJECT, and KEY & PEELE.
Ethan's breakthrough came in 2019 when he was cast in the critically acclaimed Netflix minseries WHEN THEY SEE US created by Ava DuVernay. The series depicted the true story of the Central Park Five, a group of young black and Hispanic men wrongfully convicted of a crime they did not commit. Ethan portrayed the role of Yusef Salaam, one of the five men, with immense authenticity and emotional depth. His outstanding performance garnered widespread praise from both audiences and critics alike, establishing him as a rising star in the industry.
Following the success of WHEN THEY SEE US, Ethan's talent attracted fruther attention. He landed the coveted lead role of Elwood in the film adaptation of the Pulitzer price novel THE NICKEL BOYS. Produced by MGM and Anonymous Content and directed by RaMell Ross, industry insiders are already buzzing this film will deliever critical acclaim.