- Also Known As:
- Dr. Dre
- Date of Birth:
- October 22, 1988
- 6' 0"
Corey Hawkins (born in Washington D.C. on October 22, 1988) is an American actor. He rose to fame playing a young Dr. Dre in the 2015 N.W.A. biopic, Straight Outta Compton. Corey also played Heath on The Walking Dead and is now playing Eric Carter in 24: Legacy. In addition to doing TV and movies, Corey is a seasoned Broadway star. He starred as Tybalt alongside Orlando Bloom in Romeo & Juliet and will star in Six Degrees of Separation in 2017.
Best Known For:
Corey is best known for playing Dr. Dre in Straight Outta Compton and Eric Carter in 24: Legacy.
Corey tends to keep his personal life very private.