Columbus Short

19 Sep 1982


Columbus Keith Short, Jr. (born September 19, 1982 in Kansas City, Missouri) is an American choreographer, actor, and singer. He choreographed Britney Spears's Onyx Hotel Tour and worked with Brian Friedman (of So You Think You Can Dance fame). He has two brothers, John Rancipher and Chris Staples. Short relocated to Los Angeles when he was five years old and immediately began working in a youth theater. He attended Marcos De Niza High School in Tempe, Arizona, as well as El Segundo High School and the Orange County High School of the Arts, before leaving to join the Broadway tour of Stomp. He has two children, with wife Tanee McCall-Short.


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Filmography (14 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···True to the Game
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Quadir Richards)
(movie, 2015)
···The Girl is in Trouble
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as August)
(movie, 2012)
···The Girl Is in Trouble
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as August)
(movie, 2010)
···Stomp the Yard 2: Homecoming
Genre: Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as DJ Williams)
(movie, 2010)
···The Losers
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Linwood 'Pooch' Porteous)
(movie, 2010)
···Death at a Funeral
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Jeff)
(movie, 2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Ty Hackett)
(movie, 2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Delfy)
(movie, 2008)
···Cadillac Records
Genre: Drama, History, Music
Role: Actor (as Little Walter)
(movie, 2008)
Genre: Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Danny Wilensky)
(movie, 2007)
···Stomp the Yard
Genre: Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as DJ)
(movie, 2006)
···Save the Last Dance 2
Genre: Drama, Romance, Family
Role: Actor (as Miles Sultana)
(movie, 2006)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Hands)
(movie, 2005)
7.0War of the Worlds
Genre: Adventure, Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Soldier)