Quick Facts Of LaRoyce Hawkins
Celebrated Name LaRoyce Hawkins Age 31 Years Nick Name LaRoyce Birth Name LaRoyce Hawkins Birth Date 1988-04-04 Gender Male Profession Actor Place Of Birth Harvey, Illinois Birth Nation United States Nationality American Father Leonard Hawkins Mother Leah Bradley Siblings 1 Brothers Lamar Hawkins Horoscope Taurus Ethnicity African-American Famous For role of Kevin Atwater on NBC series, Chicago P.D. High School Thornton High School University Illinois State University Education Major in Theatre Arts Career Best Win 2008 Debut Movie The Express First Telefilm Detroit 1-8-7 Marital Status Unmarried Children 1 Current City Chicago Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) Weight 176 lbs (80 kg) Chest Size 39 inches Bicep Size 14 inches Body Build/Type Athletic Eye Color black Hair Color Black Net Worth $1 million
LaRoyce Hawkins is an American actor, stand-up comic, spoken word artist, and musician. He is best known for his role of Officer Kevin Atwater on NBC’s police drama, Chicago P.D. He has also appeared in the recurring role of Officer Kevin Atwater in Chicago Fire in 2013. He has over 236k followers on Instagram and over 62.9 followers on his Twitter account. He has an upcoming movie, Canal Street, scheduled to release on 18 January 2019.
Canal Street releases on 18 January
LaRoyce starring in the role of Amari Crawford in the drama/thriller film, Canal Street is set to release next week, on 18 January 2019. The movie is directed by Ryan LaMarr. Michael Beach, Lance Reddick, Will Yun Lee, Mykelti Williamson, Jon Seda, Mekhi Phifer, Jamie Hector, Harry Lenix, and Nora Dunn are some of the main casts in the film.
- His role of officer Kevin Atwater on the NBC series, Chicago P.D.
Early Life of LaRoyce Hawkins
LaRoyce Hawkins was born on 4 May 1988. He was born to a father, Leonard Hawkins and a mother, Leah Bradley. His birth place is in Harvey, Illinois in the United States. He holds American nationality. He has a younger brother named Lamar Hawkins. His zodiac sign is Taurus. He belongs to African-American ethnicity. He attended Thornton High School, where he was recruited to play basketball. Later, he left the basketball team and joined the speech team. He went on winning state champion in comedy speech writing twice. He won an award from the Illinois High School Association for “original comedy” in his junior year. He also won another award from the High School for “humorous acting duet” in his senior year.
He attended Illinois State University where he majored in theatre arts.
Career of LaRoyce Hawkins
He played the role of Toledo from the August Wilson production Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom in his first college play.
He started doing standups and perform at open mic nights.
In 2008, he landed his first major motion picture role of Art Baker in the feature film, the biopic of Ernie Davis titled The Express.
He has also appeared in short films, Reflection in 2011 and Google Me Love in 2013.
He made appearances in various television series including Ballers, House of Payne, Underemployed, and Detroit 1-8-7.
He appeared in the recurring role of Officer Kevin Atwater in Chicago Fire in 2013.
He appeared in the main role of Officier Kevin Atwater on the NBC police drama, Chicago P.D. in 2014. He has appeared in the five seasons of the show so far and its sixth season is running.
He has also released in 2018 comedy-drama film Hope Strings Eternal.
Besides television series and films, he has also pursued his career as a stand-up comic and spoken-word poet
He will appear in the thriller-drama film, Canal Street. The film is scheduled to release on 18 January 2019.
The 30-years old actor is unmarried. He is reportedly single or he has managed to maintain his personal life private. No rumors regarding his past or current affairs have surfaced yet. However, he has a son. He posts pictures with him on social media accounts. The identity of the kid’s mother is not revealed yet.
He lives in Chicago at present.
The Chicago P.D. star stands at a height of 1.9 m i.e. 6 feet and 3 inches tall. He has a body weight of 176 lbs i.e. 80 kg. He has aches size of 39 inches and biceps size of 14 inches. He has an athletic body build. He has maintained his body well. He has black eyes and his hair color is also black.
As of 2019, his net worth is estimated at around $1 million. He has earned his fortune working in the films and television shows. He is popular for his role in Chicago P.D.
Did You Know?
- He credits his grandparents with shaping his life.
- He enrolled at Illinois State University on a full tuition scholastic scholarship.