American actor Corey Hawkins is popular especially thanks to his role on the popular TV series The Walking Dead. He started his career in 2011 and he is making his money acting since then. As of 2017, Corey Hawkins’ has an estimated net worth of 800 thousand dollars.
Corey Antonio Hawkins was born on October 22th, 1988, in Washington, D.C. He studied at the Duke Ellington School of the Arts and then the prestigious Juilliard conservatory. During his studies, he was awarded with the John Houseman Award. Despite his success in classical theatre, Hawkins decided to pursue his television career.
His first opportunities came with an episode roles on several TV shows like Futurestates, Royal Pains, and Golden Boy, followed with minor roles in Iron Man Three, Non-Stop, and others. Hawkins also debuted on Broadwas as Tybalt in Romeo and Juliet in 2013.
Hawkins’ television breakthrough came in 2015 with his portrayal of Heath in The Walking Dead. A year later, he got a role as Eric Carter on TV series 24: Legacy. In 2017, he will appear in upcoming movie Kong: Skull Island alongside stars like Samuel L. Jackson and Brie Larson.