Lamorne Morris

Lamorne Morris

Highest Rated: 90% Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016)

Lowest Rated: 15% Desperados (2020)

Birthday: Aug 14, 1983

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Lamorne Morris became a familiar face on a raft of TV commercials, as well as on cable channel BET's special event programming in the early 2000s, before landing a breakout role in the situation comedy "New Girl" (2011- ). A Chicago native, Morris cut his teeth as a performer with the city's famed comedy bastion, Second City. His amiable, engaging countenance as a comic and presenter found a footing at BET, where he hosted a sundry of music and tech shows, as well as becoming a regular face of the network's awards shows. In 2007, he took a key role in the straight-to-video horror film "April Fool." In 2009, he popped up as the host of Cartoon Network's short-lived game show "Brain Rush." Morris landed a more regular gig as one of a trio of wisecracking young roommates who welcome daffy new dweller Zooey Deschanel into the fold on the sitcom "New Girl," which became the overnight hit of Fox's Tuesday night lineup. As with most of his castmates, Morris went from familiar-but-unknown to various Hollywood watch-lists overnight, thanks to his stellar ensemble work and overall comedic skills.

Highest rated movies

Barbershop: The Next Cut Game Night The Christmas Chronicles How It Ends Eat Wheaties! Yesterday Bloodshot Sandy Wexler

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
66% 46% How It Ends Larry (Character) $11.9K 2021
66% 90% Eat Wheaties! Sam Haller (Character) - 2021
15% 31% Desperados Sean (Character) - 2020
30% 78% Bloodshot Wilfred Wigans (Character) $10.1M 2020
No Score Yet No Score Yet Death of a Telemarketer Kasey Miller (Character) - 2020
63% 89% Yesterday Head of Marketing (Character) $73.2M 2019
68% 75% The Christmas Chronicles Officer Jameson (Character) - 2018
85% 77% Game Night Kevin (Character) $69.0M 2018
27% 39% Sandy Wexler Bling (Character) - 2017
90% 66% Barbershop: The Next Cut Jerrod (Character) $54.0M 2016
No Score Yet 53% Glitch Danny (Character) - 2015
No Score Yet 56% Dear Secret Santa Jack (Character) - 2013

TV

Credit
No Score Yet 23% The Drew Barrymore Show Guest 2021
21% 56% Call Me Kat Daniel (Guest Star) 2021
No Score Yet 10% Jimmy Kimmel Live! Guest 2020
74% 53% Woke Keef (Character) 2020
No Score Yet No Score Yet Good Morning America Guest 2020
No Score Yet No Score Yet Access Daily Guest 2020
No Score Yet 50% The Kelly Clarkson Show Guest 2020
No Score Yet 100% Hollywood Game Night Guest 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet Squinters Frank (Character) 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet WTF Baron Davis Unknown (Guest Star) 2019
72% 64% Valley of the Boom Darrin Morris (Character) 2019
95% 83% New Girl Winston (Character),
Director,
Writer
2011-2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet Harry Guest 2018
No Score Yet 83% Match Game Guest 2017
No Score Yet No Score Yet Last Call With Carson Daly Guest 2017
56% 68% Any Given Wednesday With Bill Simmons Guest 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Doctors Guest 2016
No Score Yet 87% At Midnight With Chris Hardwick Guest 2016
No Score Yet 87% Conan Guest 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet It's Not You, It's Men Guest 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet World's Funniest Guest 2015
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Queen Latifah Show Guest 2014
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Real Guest 2014
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Arsenio Hall Show Guest 2014
No Score Yet 81% Drunk History Unknown (Guest Star) 2013
No Score Yet 88% The Middle Salesman (Guest Star) 2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet BrainRush Host 2009