The Best Black Actors Under 25 In 2022

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Vote up the most successful Black male actors who are 24 years old or younger in 2022.
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Who are the best Black actors under 25 in 2022? This list has young African American actors, Black child actors, and Black actors in their 20s - early twenties, at least. These young Black actors in Hollywood have already snagged roles in hit movies, TV shows, or are Disney channel stars. You'll certainly find plenty of recognizable Black teen actors and African American child actors below, such as Caleb McLaughlin from Netflix hit Stranger Things.

From hot Black actors in their 20s to Black teen and child actors, all of your favorite young Black male actors under 25 are welcome to compete. Some famous young Black actors include Jaden Smith, JD McCrary, and Lonnie Chavis.

Vote up your favorite young Black actors below, and then check back to see which of the talented young Black stars of 2022 top the list. 

  • Caleb McLaughlin
    Stranger Things
    14 votes
    Caleb Reginald McLaughlin (born October 13, 2001) is an American actor. He began his career on the Broadway stage as Young Simba in the musical The Lion King. He is best known for his role as Lucas ...more
  • Miles Brown
    Black-ish, Tab Time
    5 votes
    Miles Brown (born December 28, 2004), also known by his stage name Baby Boogaloo, is an American actor and dancer. He is known for his role as Jack Johnson in the ABC comedy series Black-ish. Brown ...more
  • Asante Blackk

    Asante Blackk

    This Is Us
    5 votes

    Asante Duah Ma'at (born October 20, 2001), known professionally as Asante Blackk, is an American actor. He is best known for his role in the miniseries When They See Us (2019), for which he received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination. 

  • Chosen Jacobs
    Sneakerella, Purple Hearts, God Friended Me
    9 votes
    Chosen Jacobs (born July 1, 2001) is an American actor, singer and musician best known for his recurring role as Will Grover on the CBS television series Hawaii Five-0 and his role as young Mike ...more
  • Dusan Brown
    Blaze and the Monster Machines, Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
    16 votes
    Dusan Brown (born December 2, 2001) is an actor, known for playing Ed Charles in 42 (2013) and for voicing AJ in Blaze and the Monster Machines (2014-2018) and Beshte in The Lion Guard (2016-2019). ...more
  • Benjamin Flores Jr.

    Benjamin Flores Jr.

    Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous, Fear Street, Your Honor
    13 votes
    Benjamin Christopher Flores Jr. (born July 24, 2002), also known as Lil' P-Nut, is an American child actor and rapper. In music, he is known for his song, "You Might Be the One." In acting, Flores ...more