Call of Duty: Black Ops 6 will feature actor Y’lan Noel as one of the main characters, it has been revealed.

Activision marketing chief Tyler Bahl has told Variety that Noel is featured in the game’s key art and will be playing “a brand new character.”

Details of this character remain unknown until the reveal on June 9th, but the team “so impressed with what he’s been able to deliver.”

Who is Y’lan Noel?

Date of Birth:August 19, 1988
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Actor Since:2012
Appearances6 Films, 4 TV Shows, 1 Video Game

Y’lan Noel has starred in 10 movie & TV shows. Black Ops 6 will be his first video game appearance:

  • The Spartan King (2012-present) as Jack
  • House of Another (2013-present) as Henry Gibson
  • The Hustle (2013-present) as Kutta
  • Insecure (2016–2018) as Daniel King
  • The First Purge (2018-present) as Dmitri
  • Slice (2018-present) as Big Cheese
  • The Weekend (2018-present) as Aubrey
  • The Photograph (2020-present) as Young Isaac Jefferson
  • The Spook Who Sat by the Door (2021-present) as Dan Freeman
  • Lady in the Lake (2024-present) as Ferdie Platt

Tune in for the official Black Ops 6 reveal on June 9 at 10AM PT immediately after the Xbox Games Showcase.

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