Keiynan Lonsdale (born 19 December 1991) is a Nigerian-Australian actor, dancer, and singer-songwriter. Lonsdale is known for roles such as Oliver Lloyd on the ABC series Dance Academy (2012–2013) and Wally West / Kid Flash on The CW series The Flash (2015–2020) and Legends of Tomorrow (2017–2018); and for film roles in The Divergent Series: Insurgent (2015), The Finest Hours (2016), and Love, Simon (2018). He has also worked as an MTV VJ, and released original music recordings.
Lonsdale identifies as queer and prefers not to label himself to a specific sexuality.
Lonsdale was born in Sydney to a Nigerian father of Edo descent and an Australian mother of Irish and Danish descent. He is the youngest of six children on his mother's side, with three brothers and two sisters, and one of seven from his father's side; in total Lonsdale has eleven siblings.
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Dance Academy: The Movie
This 2017 movie follows the original dance academy TV show and tracks where the characters are in their lives now.
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DC's Legends of Tomorrow
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The Finest Hours
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Razzle Dazzle: A Journey into Dance
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