After the murder of George Floyd on 25 May 2020, tension grew across the nation disturbing the peace across the United States. Major civil unrest spread on cities such as Minneapolis, Brooklyn, Chicago, Houston, and many more.
While some cities had a peaceful protest, most cities witnessed loot, destruction of public properties and local businesses, and an unending struggle between protestors and the system itself.
During the protest in Los Angeles for the same cause, Insecure actor Kendrick Sampson took four rubber bullets. On top of that, police thrashed him with a baton which he revealed on his Instagram.
Though no serious harm was done, the action made the actor question the police authority.
With the actor in the spotlight, this wiki-article focuses on the actor’s life, career, and other fronts of the actor including his dating/married life.
Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity
Kendrick was born Kendrick Smith Sampson to his African-American father Hoyle Sampson, Sr. and his white mother Daphne Smith Sampson. His parents conceived and raised him Houston, Texas in the United States.
As art and music was a staple consumption, his parents immersed him and his lesser-known siblings in the same. As a child, he grew up watching his mother play the piano.
The actor hailed a mixed-ethnicity while holding an American citizenship.
Besides that, no further details on his parents grasped the public attention.
Net Worth, TV Shows, Movies
Coming from a family of artists and musicians, building a career in entertainment made more sense to Kendrick. His mother paved way for him early on enrolling him for music lessons as she wished her child to excel in art.
At a young age of 10, the Kingmakers actor bred a love for acting when he saw Gap commercial on television. As the parents witnessed the deep love of their son for the craft, they decided to find Kendrick a talent agency.
Later in his high school years, he actively performed in the school’s theatre program.
In 2005, Kendrick debuted his on-screen acting career landing a minor role of Lamar in the movie Resurrection: The J.R. Richard Story.
Following that, he played Woodchuck in the TV show named Greek (2008).
Kendrick went on to star in a few TV shows such as CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2010), Days of Our Lives (2011), and short movies like This Boy’s Dream (2011), Immune (2011), and The Sidelines (2012).
In 2013, he appeared on The Vampire Diaries playing the role of Jesse.
Kendrick’s breakthrough role came knocking on his doorstep when he played Dean Iverson on the TV show Gracepoint (2014).
How to Get Away with Murder (2015-2016), Supernatural (2016-2017), White Famous (2017), Relationship Status (2017), The Flash (2017-2018), and Insecure (2018-2020) are some of his notable work to date.
As of the spring of 2020, his net worth was estimated to be about $1 million.
How Tall Is Kendrick Sampson?
No doubt, Kendrick is a handsome hunk. And is social media posts, Instagram in particular, suggested the same.
The actor stands at a towering height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 meters) and weighed approximately 84 kilograms (185 lbs).
Moreover, the light-skinned actor possesses a dashing look and appealing personality which helped him create a huge following on several social media handles.
His Instagram account garnered a total of 563k followers at the time of penning this article. Whereas, his Twitter account has 83.1k followers at the same time.
Is Kendrick Sampson Gay? Girlfriend, Dating
In an interview in November of 2015, Kendrick mentioned being single. However, he broke down details on his ideal girlfriend stating few requirements such as goal-oriented, funny, pursue peace, loves god, loves kids, and many more.
Two years later, August of 2017 brought news of the actor’s romantic involvement with Fifth Harmony singer Normani Kordei. The onlookers spotted the pair flirting and exchanging digits at Variety’s Power of Young Hollywood party.
However, dating rumors between the two lacked confirmation from both sides.
Furthermore, The Vampire Diaries actor failed to abstain himself dating rumors with several Hollywood hotties. And the list included actress Naomi Campbell and Issa Rae.
In spite of all the rumors, Kendrick never opened up about his prospective girlfriends. This also gave space for discussion if Kendrick Sampson was actually a closeted-gay.
But since Kendrick discussed what he looks for in a girl for a future partner he is as straight as they come.
Is Kendrick Sampson Married? Wife Info
As Kendrick Sampson preferred keeping his relationship a private affair, a very thin chance remains where he entertains a married life with a wife.
However, his Instagram doesn’t seem to shelter any of the clues of the actor as a married man. Likewise, his other social media platforms don’t stand up to serve the purpose.
And maybe, his refined taste in women made it hard for him to settle down easily. So we conclude him to be a single man as of May of 2020.
Last modified: May 31, 2020