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Cedric Sanders stars in "Minds Games" on ABC as Latrell.

Born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska, Cedric Sanders developed an interest in acting during his sophomore year after his high school drama teacher asked him to audition for the lead in the school's rock musical, "The Me Nobody Knows." The director heard Sanders sing the national anthem at a school pep rally and was certain he was the right fit for the role of Clorox.

After earning rave reviews from the school paper, Cedric received a
Cedric Sanders
Cedric Sanders
Cedric Sanders - © Jeff Lorch
full scholarship to the Fairbanks University Summer Fine Arts Camp. He went on to star in other high school productions like "Arsenic and Old Lace," "The Crucible" and "The Wiz." After high school Sanders eventually attended Howard University as a theater major, earning a BFA in Acting in 2004.

Sanders got his big break when he landed a role in the comedy "The Ten," starring Paul Rudd, Adam Brody and Winona Ryder. Sanders's second film came quickly when he landed a feature role in "American Gangster" opposite Oscar winner Denzel Washington. Sanders then won a NAACP Award for Best Actor for his performance in the Pasadena Playhouse production of "Matter of Honor." He won another Best Actor Award for his lead role in "The Least Among You," alongside Oscar winner Lou Gossett Jr. at the San Diego Black Film Festival.

His more recent credits include a supporting role in Mario Van Peebles' "All Things Fall Apart," starring 50 Cent and Ray Liotta, the lead role in the action comedy "Rocksteady," in which Sanders stars as a young car racer in Upstate New York, and a small role in the David Fincher's "The Social Network." On television, Sanders was seen in HBO's "Life Support," starring Queen Latifah, and guest appearances in "Law & Order," "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" and "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit."

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Age: 34 years old
Birthday: April 26, 1982
Height: 6' 0"
Birthplace: Anchorage, AK

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