Damson Idris rising star best known for his roles in critically acclaimed FX drama Snowfall and powerful film Farming signs to CAA.
Idris gained notoriety through playing character Frank Saint in Snowfall the crime drama series created by the late great John Singleton. Set in 1980’s Los Angeles the series follows the rise of the epidemic that was crack cocaine and the effects it had on the city and its people.
Idris can also be seen in Farming the British film written and directed by Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje based on his childhood. The film also stars Akinnuoye-Agbaje himself and Gugu Mbatha-Raw. The actor won the Edinburgh International Film Festival award for Best Performance in a British Feature Film.
Idris will star in the upcoming Netflix original film Outside The Wire alongside Anthony Mackie. The actor has also starred in Black Mirror episode ‘Smithereens’ and Jordan Peel’s The Twighlight Zone.