André Benjamin

Better known by his stage name André 3000 (formerly known as Dre, no association with Dr. Dre) is an American rapper, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer and actor, best known for being part of American hip-hop duo OutKast alongside fellow rapper Big Boi. As an actor, his role as Jimi Hendrix in Jimi: All is by my Side (2013) got him an Independent Spirit Awards nomination for Best Lead Actor. He has made appearances in a number of TV series and films, including Families, The Shield, Be Cool, Revolver, Semi-Pro, Four Brothers.

Known For

Birth Location Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Born 1975-05-27

Movies

Music Videos That Defined the 00’s as Himself (archive footage)
2019
THE WIZRD as Himself
2019
High Life as Tcherny
2018
2016
2015
Jimi: All Is by My Side as Jimi Hendrix
2013
Semi-Pro as Clarence
2008
Battle in Seattle as Django
2007
Charlotte's Web as Elwyn the Crow (voice)
2006
Idlewild as Percival
2006
Revolver as Avi
2005
Four Brothers as Jeremiah "Jerry" Mercer
2005
Be Cool as Dabu
2005
Hollywood Homicide as Silk Brown
2003
Volcano High as Kim Kyeong-su (MTV English Dub) (voice)
2001

Movies

Idlewild Producer
2006