Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse - (Miles Morales [Spider-Man])
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A gifted actor, singer, and dancer with a magnetic allure on and off screen, Shameik Moore continues to expand his versatile repertoire and captivate audiences with his talent.
Moore was most recently seen in Netflix’s holiday feature LET IT SNOW alongside Isabela Merced, Kiernan Shipka, Odeya Rush, Joan Cusack and more. The romantic comedy, based on the popular John Green novel of the same name, is set in a small town on Christmas Eve where a snowstorm brings together an unexpected group of adolescents; Moore plays a young pop star who becomes stranded mid-tour and meets a local girl who ignites his holiday spirit.
Moore was also recently seen in RZA’s WU TANG: AN AMERICAN SAGA series for Hulu. The drama series follows the formation of the Wu-Tang Clan in 1990s New York City. Shameik plays Sha Rader, a gunner for a drug dealer who is reconciling the loss of his innocence. He also recently starred as ‘Phil’ in James Franco’s THE PRETENDERS alongside Jack Kilmer and Jane Levy. The film premiered at the 2018 Torino Film Festival and focuses on a live triangle involving a photographer, a director and an actress.
Upcoming, Moore will star as ‘Blink’ in the RZA-directed heist drama CUT THROAT CITY alongside Eiza Gonzalez, Ethan Hawke and Kat Graham. The film centers around a heist in the lower ninth ward of New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina.
Most notably, Moore lent his voice to the role of ‘Miles Morales’ in the acclaimed film SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDERVERSE. The film follows teen Miles has he becomes the Spider-Man of his reality, crossing paths with five counterparts from other dimensions who must join forces to stop a threat for all realities. For this role, Moore received an Online Film and Television Association award for Best Voice-Over Performance. The film itself also received 2019 Academy, Golden Globe, and BAFTA awards for Best Animated Featured Film.
In 2015, Moore starred as ‘Malcom’ in Rick Famuyiwa’s DOPE, alongside Tony Revolori and Kiersey Clemons. The film follows high school senior Malcolm and his friends who bond over '90s hip-hop culture, their studies, and playing music in their own punk band. For his performance, Moore was nominated for the 2016 Critics Choice Award for Best Young Actor/Actress, and was included on Indiewire’s list of "The 12 Major Breakouts of the 2015 Sundance Film Festival."
On television, Moore starred as ‘Shaolin Fantastic’ in Baz Luhrmann's Netflix series THE GET DOWN. The show is set in 1970s New York City. The city is consigned to rubble, where a rag-tag crew of South Bronx teenagers are nothings and nobodies with no one to shelter them except each other - armed only with verbal games, improvised dance steps, some magic markers and spray cans.
Outside of his roles on screen, Moore maintains a strong connection to music. Throughout his music career, Moore has worked with the likes of Pharrell, Malay, Bongo By The Way, Ludwig, XXYYXX and will soon be releasing a mixtape.
Moore currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia