Kelvin Harrison Jr. - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 7, 2022

Kelvin Harrison Jr.
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: It Comes at Night (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : July 23, 1994 (age 29)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Kelvin Harrison Jr.
Birth Place: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Horoscope: Leo
Father's Name: Kelvin Harrison Sr.
Mother's Name: Shirlita Harrison
Siblings: 2

younger twin sisters Kortlen "
Harrison, Katy "

High School: Isidore Newman School
University: University of New Orleans
Ethnicity: African-American
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.70 meter (5 feet 7 inch)
Weight: 77 kg (169.76 lb)
Hair Color: Black
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 Kelvin Harrison Jr.?

Kelvin Harrison Jr. is an actor by profession and American by nationality. He is best known for starring in It Comes at Night as Travis.

Kelvin Harrison Jr. - Age, Parents, Siblings

Kelvin Harrison Jr.’s birth took place on July 23, 1994, in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He was born to his father Kelvin Harrison Sr. and his mother Shirlita Harrison, who are both musicians. 

He is not the only child of his parents and has two siblings, sisters who are twins (born June 1, 1998). His sisters are Kortlen "Kort" Harrison and Katy "Kay" Harrison, who is now a nurse. Harrison grew up in Garden District and later moved to Westbank. 

young Kelvin Harrison Jr. and his twin sisters (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

Following graduation from his high school, Isidore Newman School, he joined the University of New Orleans and Loyola University New Orleans to study studio engineering and marketing. But he dropped out and moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting. He also took classes at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts.

He is of African-American ethnicity.

Kelvin Harrison Jr. - Girlfriend, Relationship

In recent years Kelvin Harrison Jr. has become a public icon. Nevertheless, he has maintained privacy when it comes to his personal, romantic as well as love life.

However, in December 2017, he posted a picture with a mystery woman known by her Twitter name @Laidbaack_. Even though it is not clear if they dated, they seemed to be close and comfortable with each other.

Currently, Kelvin Harrison Jr. is believed to be a single man, although a secret romance cannot be ruled out.

Kelvin Harrison Jr. with a mystery woman - posted Dec 2017 (Image: Twitter)

Kelvin Harrison Jr. - Career

Early Days

After moving to Los Angeles he began taking acting classes. His first credited role was in the 2013 film 12 Years a Slave where he played Victim 2. He went on to star in numerous films including A Sort of Homecoming (2015), The Birth of a Nation (2016), and Mudbound (2017).

Finally, he was cast as Travis in the horror film It Comes at Night, which is considered his breakthrough role.

Films, Series

Since his breakthrough role, Kelvin Harrison Jr. has starred in films Assassination Nation (2018), JT LeRoy (2018), Gully (2019), Waves (2019), The Photograph (2020), Covers (2020), The Trial of the Chicago 7 (2020).

He has also portrayed characters in the TV series Into the Badlands (2015), Chicago P.D. (2016), Shots Fired (2016), StartUp (2016-2017), NCIS: New Orleans (2017), and Godfather of Harlem (2019).

Kelvin Harrison Jr., Taylor Russell (Image: Los Angeles Times)


On Godfather of Harlem, Kelvin Harrison Jr. has starred alongside Ilfenesh Hadera, Lucy Fry, Kathrine Narducci, and Elvis Nolasco.

Kelvin Harrison Jr. - Awards, Nominations

In 2020, Harrison Jr. had been nominated for the British Academy Film Awards - Rising Star Award.

Kelvin Harrison Jr. - Net Worth, Salary

His net worth and annual salary are under review and will be updated.

Kelvin Harrison Jr. - Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles including Instagram, and Twitter, Kelvin Harrison Jr. is active with thousands of followers but is absent from Facebook.

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