Born on September 23, 2000, Ethan Herisse is an American actor who is best known for his role as young Yusef Salaam on the Netflix original series When They See Us and rose to fame for his role as Jean Jean on The Mindy Project in 2013.

Ethan Herisse

He has also appeared in television shows such as About a Boy and Key & Peele. For more information, read the article below.

Before Fame: He made his acting debut in 2012 in a television series named Go On as Nate.

Family/ Relationships

Ethan Herisse Ethnicity/Religion/Parents

Ethan is an American actor who was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. As of now, his parents’ information is not known.


Ethan Herisse Affair/Girlfriend/Dating

His relationship status is not available at the moment.

Here is the official trailer of When They See US?


Who are young Kevin and young Antron of When They See Us? Learn more here.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Ethan Herisse
  • Nicknames: Ethan
  • Birthday: September 23, 2000
  • Age: 18 years old (as of June 2019)
  • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: Not Available
  • Profession: Actor
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Black
  • Religion: Not Available
  • Zodiac: Libra
  • Dating/Girlfriend: Not Available


  • Height: 5 feet 7 inches (170 cm)
  • Weight: 60-65 kg (approx)
  • Feet Size/Shoe Size:  9 (US)
  • Dress Size: Not Available
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Brown

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He is best known for his role as young Yusef Salaam on the series Whey They See US.
  • He has also starred in television shows including The Mindy Project, Key & Peele and About a Boy.
  • He made his acting debut in 2012 when he starred as Nate on the television series Go On.
  • He has appeared as a guest on the XQ Super School Live program in 2017.

Memorable Quotes:

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