Lucas Black

United States

Lucas Black Bio

Who is Lucas Black

Lucas York Black is an American film and television actor. He is known for his roles in the CBS television series American Gothic (1995) as well as roles in films such as Sling Blade (1996), Friday Night Lights (2004), Jarhead (2005), The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006), All the Pretty Horses (2000), Get Low (2009), Legion (2010), Seven Days in Utopia (2011).

Early Life (Childhood)

Black was born in Decatur, Alabama, the son of Jan Gillespie, an office worker, and Larry Black, a museum employee. He grew up in Speake, Alabama and played for the Speake Bobcats, graduating from high school in May 2001.

Interesting Facts

Lucas Black is an American film and television actor who has a net worth of $3 million. He started his film career in 1994 in the movie "The War". He played for the Speake Bobcats as a nose/left guard.

Personal Life

Lucas Black married Maggie O'Brien in 2010. Maggie O’Brien is also the lawyer who negotiates his contracts. The couple has two children a son and a daughter.


Lucas has been nominated by the Saturn Award, Young Artist Award, Las Vegas Film Critics Society Youth in Film Award, Teen Choice Award, and also by the Toronto International Film Festival. He has won 1997 Saturn Award, Young Artist Award and Young Star Award for Sling Blade.


There is a rumor/buzz that Lucas will fill the void of the late Paul Walker as Dominic Toretto’s (Vin Diesel) newest partner on the road in the movie Fast and Furious 8.