Sean Nelson Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Sri Dhanya
Feb 08, 2024 By Sri Dhanya
Originally Published on Feb 16, 2023
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Sean Nelson started out as a child actor.
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About Sean Nelson

Sean Nelson is an American actor known for his acting roles in 'Fresh', 'The Wood', and 'The Corner'.

He was born on May 9, 1980, in the Bronx, New York. According to his birthday, Sean Nelson's zodiac sign is Taurus.

His parents are Aubrey and Sonia Nelson. He began his career as a child actor in 1994.

Sean Nelson's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Sean Nelson's net worth?

Sean Nelson's net worth is around $500,000, as of 2022. He earns his net worth through his acting roles.

How much does Sean Nelson earn per year?

The annual salary of actor Sean Nelson is unknown in the public database.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Sean Nelson?

Sean Nelson's height is not exactly known.

How old is Sean Nelson?

Sean Nelson is 42 years old, as of 2022. He was born on May 9, 1980.

Childhood And Education

Actor Sean Nelson was born in the Bronx, New York. He completed his high school studies at a local school and went on to attend Professional Performing Arts School. He took his ballet, voice, piano, and acting classes. With his background and training in a similar field, he was able to land his movie debut as he started high school. He pursued his further education in film arts at Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He graduated in 2007.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Sean Nelson dating?

Sean Nelson is single and not dating anyone, as of 2022. His previous relationships are also not revealed in the public database.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

The actor started his career in acting when he was 10 years old by playing a role in an off-Broadway play, 'Hey Little Walter'. In 1992, he made his TV debut in one episode of the NBC TV series 'Here And Now'. He has worked in the following movies and TV shows.

'Law & Order' as Damon Fox

'Law & Order: Special Victims Unit' as Tito Frank

'Sisters' as Jesse Bailiss

'Homicide: Life On The Street' as Ronnie Sayers

'Touched By An Angel' as Calvin

'New York Undercover' as Alex

'Fresh' (1994) as Fresh

'American Buffalo' (1996) as Bobby

'The Client' (1996) as Justin Mayfield

'A Stranger In The Kingdom' (1998) as Nathan Andrews

'The Wood' (1999) as young Mike

'The Corner' (2000) as DeAndre McCullough

'Law & Order: Criminal Intent' as Taye Powers

'That Year That Trembled' (2002) as Phil Robbins

'Date' (2004) as James

'Miracle's Boys' (2005) as Charlie

'Their Eyes Were Watching God' (2005) as Hezekiah

'The Orphan King' (2005) as Damon

'Miracles Boys' (2005) as Charlie

'The Gospel' (2005) as young Frank

'Premium' (2006) as Austin Price

'The Mannsfield 12' (2007) as Lil Rich

'Stake Land' (2010) as Willie

'The Jury' as McKinley Jones

What awards has Sean Nelson won?

Sean Nelson has been nominated for a few awards and has won three awards. He was nominated for Black Reel Awards in 2000 for Best Actor for 'The Wood', in 2001 for Best Actor for 'The Corner', and in 2006 for Best Supporting Actor for 'Miracle's Boys'. He won 1995's Film Independent Spirit Award for Best Debut Performance in 'Fresh'. He was also nominated for Image Awards in 2001 as Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-series or Dramatic Special for 'The Corner'.

Sean Nelson stood as a nominee for 2000's Online Film and Television Association's Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture or Mini-series for 'The Corner'. He received Pocono Mountains Film Festival award for Best Short Film for 'Juxed' in 2011. Even though he was only nominated for Best Performance by a Young Actor for 'Fresh' at Young Artist Awards, he won Best Actor for 'Fresh' at Sundance Film Festival in 1994.

Other Interesting Sean Nelson Facts And Trivia

  • Actor Sean Nelson was born in the Co-op City section of New York.
  • His parents wanted him to take music lessons but his instructor advised he take acting lessons.

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Sean Nelson Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

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Sean Nelson

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Place of Birth

The Bronx


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Temple University

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Aubrey, Sonia
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