- Name: Y’Lan Noel
- Age: 30 years old
- Height: 5ft 10in (178 cm)
- Occupation: Actor
- Net Worth: Pending
- Status: Alive
Y’Lan Noel is an American actor. He stars as “Daniel King” on the HBO comedy-drama series Insecure (2016-). His credits include The First Purge (2018), The Weekend (2019) and the Fuse series The Hustle. Y’Lan Noel was born on May 21, 1988, in Brooklyn, New York. He spent his childhood between Queens, New York, and Stone Mountain, Georgia. No information is available about his actual birthday, parents or siblings. Noel briefly attended Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia, with an undeclared major. He transferred to the theatre program at the New York University Tisch School of the Arts. During his tenure he attended several studios including Strasberg and the Experimental Theatre Wing. He graduated in Spring 2010.
Noel was cast as “Jack” in the short drama-romance film, The Spartan King (2012). It was written and directed by Michael DeVeau. The film revolves around a pregnant prom queen and a devoted quarterback both faced with teenage parenthood. It was released in October 2012 in Poland. His next film role was as “Henry Gibson” in the drama-thriller, House of Another (2013). The film was written by Natasha Kermani and Alexander Smolowe. Noel starred as “Kutta” on the short-lived Fuse drama series The Hustle (2013). The series ran for a total of 6 episodes. The main cast included London Brown, Erica Dickerson and Clinton Lowe.
In 2016, Y’Lan Noel landed his breakout role as “Daniel King” on the HBO comedy-drama series Insecure. He originally auditioned for the role of Lawrence. The cast of Insecure include Issa Rae, Jay Ellis, Yvonne Orji and Amanda Seales. The series won the 2017 American Film Institute Award and the AAFCA Award for top 10 TV Shows. Noel made his debut on the big screen in the action-horror, The First Purge (2018). He was cast in the lead as “Dmitri”. The First Purge was created on a $13 million budget. It was written by James DeMonaco and directed by Gerard McMurray. It co-stars Lex Scott Davis, Joivan Wade, Luna Lauren Velez and Marisa Tomei. Noel’s upcoming projects include the comedy, The Weekend (2019).
Y’Lan Noel is about 5ft 10in tall and he’s of Nigerian ancestry. Growing up he actually wanted to be a rapper. As for acting, he cites actor Gary Oldman as one of his role models. He’s also received advice from film director Spike Lee. Noel is not active on social media.
Y’Lan Noel Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Y’Lan Noel
- Birthday: May 21, 1988
- How Old : Age: 30 years old
- Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Gemini
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 10in (178 cm)
- Occupation: Actor
- Years Active: 2012-present
- Net Worth & Salary:
- Death-O-Meter: Alive