KiKi Layne

American actress

Kiandra "KiKi" Layne (born December 10, 1991)[1] is an American actress.[2] She is best known for her starring roles in If Beale Street Could Talk (2018), the drama Native Son (2019),[3] the action superhero movie The Old Guard (2020),[4] and the romantic comedy Coming 2 America (2021).[5]

KiKi Layne
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Layne in 2019
Kiandra Layne

(1991-12-10) December 10, 1991 (age 30)
Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
EducationDePaul University (BFA)
Years active2015–present


  1. "Tomorrow's Birthdays". Associated Press. December 9, 2019. Retrieved July 11, 2020.
  2. KiKi Layne, ‘Beale Street’s’ Breakout Star, Has a 4 a.m. Moment, New York Times, Sept. 11, 2018
  3. "VICE - 'Native Son' Star Kiki Layne Just Wants Black Women to Be Seen". Retrieved 2020-07-07.
  4. Radloff, Jessica (13 July 2020). "KiKi Layne Swears This $20 Cleanser Is the Key to Helping With Acne". Glamour. Retrieved 2020-07-15.
  5. Roeper, Richard (26 February 2021). "Chicago stage alum KiKi Layne works with comedy royalty as prince's daughter in 'Coming 2 America'". Chicago Sun-Times. Retrieved 2021-03-07.