Atlantic Theater Company KHRIS DAVIS - Atlantic Theater Company


KHRIS DAVIS (Charles) can currently be seen on FX’s hit show “Atlanta.” Khris appeared in Lynn Nottage and Kate Whoriskey’s Pulitzer Prize-winning production of Sweat and the independent feature Summer Night, produced by James Ponsoldt and directed by Joseph Cross. Khris recently wrapped filming on the lead role in Sam De Jong’s Goldie for Vice Films. Khris made his New York stage debut in The Royale by Marco Ramirez, a star-making showcase for Khris’ incredibly physical and emotional performance. Loosely based on the life of Jack Johnson, Khris played a charismatic boxer with a burning desire to become the first African-American heavyweight champion of the world. For his performance, Khris received a Clive Barnes Award, an Obie Award, and a Theatre World Award for Best Actor.