Algee Smith - Biography

Last Modified: Jan 8, 2022

Algee Smith
Profession: Actor, Singer
Best Known For: Detroit (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : November 7, 1994 (age 28)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Algee Smith Jr.
Birth Place: Saginaw, Michigan, USA
Horoscope: Scorpio
Father's Name: Algee Smith III
Mother's Name: Tanesha Eley
Siblings: 3

Soteria Nisreen Eley (younger half-sister)
Gabriella Eley (younger half-sister)
Jonathan Eley (younger step-sister) 

High School: Home schooled
Ethnicity: African-American
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In Relationship
Girlfriend Name: Dalia Kaissi

Body Measurements

Height: 1.65 meter (5 feet 5 inch)
Weight: 64 kg (141.10 lb)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Algee Smith?

Algee Smith is an actor, singer by profession, and American by nationality. He is well known for starring in the film Detroit and in the TV series Euphoria.

Algee Smith – Age, Parents, Siblings

Algee Smith’s birth took place on November 7, 1994, in Saginaw, Michigan, USA. His mother’s name is Tanesha Eley and his father’s name is Algee Smith III. His parents divorced when he was four years old and his mother married John Eley, who is now his stepfather.

Smith has two younger half-sisters Soteria Nisreen Eley, Gabriella Eley, and a younger stepbrother named Jonathan Eley. They were raised in Atlanta after moving there with his family at the age of eight.

Smith’s father worked as a fashion designer while his mother worked as a musician. He began recording his rap music at the age of 9 while also attending several minor television roles.

young Algee Smith (Image: Pinterest)

Education, Ethnicity

Algee Smith was home-schooled. His ethnicity is African-American.

Algee Smith – Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Algee Smith being a private person is secretive about his relationship status. He is said to be dating a woman named Dalia Kaissi, although many details have not been yet provided.

Moreover, there are no records of his previous girlfriend(s). Also, he is not married and without a wife or children.

Algee Smith – Career

Early Days

At the age of 20, Smith moved to Los Angeles to focus on his acting as well as a music career. His debut role was in an episode of the TV series How to Rock (2012). This was followed by minor roles in the TV series Army Wives (2012), Complications (2015), Here We Go Again (2016), Saints & Sinners (2016), in the film Earth to Echo (2014), and TV film Let It Shine (2012).

Finally, he was cast as Larry Reed in the 2017 crime drama film Detroit which is considered his breakthrough role.

Algee Smith in Detroit (Image: AdoroCinema)

Films, Series

Over the years Algee Smith has starred in the films The Hate U Give (2018), Judas and the Black Messiah (2021), Mother/Android (2021), etc. Moreover, he has portrayed characters in an episode of Electric Dreams (2018) and in TV miniseries The New Edition Story (2017), The Bobby Brown Story (2019).

Since 2019 he has been playing the main role of Chris McKay in the TV series Euphoria.


On the set of Euphoria, Algee Smith has worked with Nika King, Angus Cloud, Barbie Ferreira, Javon Walton, Storm Reid.

EPs, Mixtapes

As a musician, Smith has released three EPs- Listen (2017), 24 (2018), Atl (2019). His mixtape Flight Delayed was released in 2018.

Algee Smith, Sydney Sweeney in Euphoria (Image: Stanze di Cinema)

Algee Smith – Net Worth, Salary

The figures and estimates on the annual salary as well as the net worth of Smith are under review and will be updated.

Algee Smith – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

Algee Smith is active on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook with thousands of followers and counting. He also has a self-titled YouTube channel.

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