Cornelius Wilson Was born March 9, 1987 in Memphis, Tennessee. Growing up he admired shows like Family Matters, Martin, Waynes Bros, and Mad TV. He believes his personality and sense of imagination comes from such talent who starred in the shows above. Getting his first job at 14yrs old, he decided to save money and begin his acting career. Read more... University. While in college, Cornelius found love for writing in which he used to produce a story about his life. Now, taking his career more serious than ever, he began to land auditions and encounters with important people who are now a great reason for his success like Mr. John Singleton, Taraji P. Henson, and Tasha Smith. Mr. Singleton 1st told Cornelius if there was anything he should do in this business along with act, is to learn screenwriting. Taraji told Cornelius, "the road was not easy for me. I had to sell candles in order to support myself and my child when moving to California." Tasha caught Cornelius off guard on the set of "ATL" while he was crying about being tired of being an extra, and told him to straighten up right now and go be the best extra he can be. Cornelius resides in Los Angeles, CA and fighting hard to get his Oscar. While studying Cinema Television at Cal State Univ. Northridge, he began to take his own film into pre-production. He took a story about his life and created a feature film screenplay just as Mr. Singleton had mentioned to him earlier in his career. Cornelius' first feature is entitled, "Family Feud"...which is a family drama surrounding an African American family in the 1980s watching them grow to this present day and time. Dealing with the struggle of a naive single mother raising her three boy's and a grandmother's help whom their mom rejects.