Skylan Brooks (born February 12, 1999) is an American actor, best known for playing Mister in The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete.
|Born||February 12, 1999 (age 22)|
Torrance, California United States
|The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete|
In 2013, Brooks played the titular role of Mister in the drama film The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete along with Ethan Dizon, Anthony Mackie and Jennifer Hudson, and the film was directed by George Tillman, Jr.. The film was released on October 11, 2013 by Lionsgate Entertainment. Brooks was highly praised by media and film critics.
|2008||The Van Pelt Family||Boy with Steering Wheel||Short film|
|2008||Seven Pounds||Choir Kid|
|2008||Who's Boo?||Evan||Short film|
|2010||Our Family Wedding||Buddy Boyd|
|2010||Ships Wrecked Cove||Carlton||Short film|
|2012||A Beautiful Soul||Young Andre Stevens|
|2013||The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete||Mister|
|2015||Montford Point Marines Honor||Jamal||Short film|
|2018||The Darkest Minds||Chubs|
|2009||iCarly||Danny Peterson||1 episode|
|2011||Childrens Hospital||Boy||1 episode|
|2013||Chelsea Lately||Himself||1 episode|
|2013||Made in Hollywood||Himself||1 episode|
|2013||Jimmy Kimmel Live!||Himself||1 episode|
|2013||FTS Kids Radio Show||Special Guest||1 episode|
|2016||The Get Down||Ra-Ra Kipling||Lead role|
Awards and nominationsEdit
|2014||Young Artist Award||Best Leading Young Actor in a Feature Film||The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete||Nominated|||
- HERNDON, JESSICA (October 10, 2013). "Kid stars of 'Mister & Pete' show impressive range". yahoo.com. Retrieved August 4, 2015.
- SPELLING, IAN (October 11, 2013). "Young stars Skylan Brooks and Ethan Dizon triumph in 'The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete'". nydailynews.com. Retrieved August 4, 2015.
- HERNDON, JESSICA (October 10, 2013). "Child Actors In 'The Inevitable Defeat Of Mister & Pete' Are Incredibly Impressive". huffingtonpost.com. Retrieved August 4, 2015.
- Pedersen, Erik (April 9, 2015). "Baz Luhrmann's Hip-Hop Drama For Netflix Casts Four Leads". deadline.com. Retrieved August 4, 2015.
- "35th Annual Young Artist Awards". Young Artist Awards. Retrieved August 4, 2015.