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Get to Know 'Superfly' Star Trevor Jackson with These 10 Fun Facts! (Exclusive)

There’s just one more day until the Superfly remake hits theaters and we caught up with the film’s star Trevor Jackson to learn more about him!

The 21-year-old actor has starred in season two of American Crime and he also is a series regular on Freeform’s Grown-ish. In addition to a burgeoning acting career, Trevor is also a successful music artist with millions of views on his music videos on YouTube.

Here are 10 Fun Facts about Trevor:

  • 1. I’ve been doing capoeira since I was 11 years old. It’s an African Brazilian martial art.
  • 2. When I was 7 years old, I was offered a sponsorship for skateboarding but was too busy to add another thing to my plate but really I think my mom was just scared of me getting hurt.
  • 3. I’ve directed all of the music videos from my latest album, Rough Drafts, Pt 1. The most recent one was for my song, “Right Now.”
  • 4. People may think I just started in this industry but I got my professional start 14 years ago by playing Young Simba on Broadway’s The Lion King.
  • 5. One of my favorite places in the world is Hawaii and my goal is to have a place there someday.

Click inside to read the rest of the fun facts… More Here! »

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Trevor Jackson & 'Superfly' Cast Host Screening in Atlanta

Trevor Jackson and the cast of Superfly are ready to share their new film!

The 21-year-old actor stepped out at a screening of the movie on Thursday (June 7) at SCADShow in Atlanta, GA.

Trevor was joined by his co-stars Big Boi and Jason Mitchell as well as director Director X.

Superfly is a remake of the 1972 flick which follows career criminal Youngblood Priest as he tries to get out of the Atlanta drug scene.

Make sure to check out the trailer!

The film is set to hit theaters on June 15th.

FYI: Jason is wearing a Perry Ellis suit.

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'Superfly' Remake Gets First Trailer Starring Trevor Jackson!

The remake of the movie Superfly, helmed by acclaimed music video director Director X, has just debuted its first teaser trailer!

The movie was re-imagined by the new director and will be introduced to a new generation with this new version.

Trevor Jackson, Jason Mitchell, Michael Kenneth Williams, Lex Scott Davis, and Jennifer Morrison star in the film, set to hit theaters on June 15.

“Redefining the hustle. @SuperflyMovie ⚡️⚡️ Blessed and grateful to God and everyone who had something to do with this project!” Trevor wrote on Twitter with the film’s poster.

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