Lucas Black is an American actor best known for his roles in the films Sling Blade, Friday Night Lights and The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift.
He also has a starring role as Christopher LaSalle, an NCIS Special Agent and Senior Field Agent of the New Orleans field office, in the police procedural television series NCIS: New Orleans.
In addition, he had a leading role as Caleb Temple in the mid-nineties horror series American Gothic.
Lucas Black started his career at age 11 with a part in the feature film The War, which quickly led to starring roles in the TV series American Gothic and the cult feature film Sling Blade.
Black's additional film credits include 42, Promised Land, Seven Days in Utopia, Jarhead, Legion, Get Low, Deepwater, Ghosts of Mississippi, Crazy in Alabama, All the Pretty Horses, Cold Mountain and Killer Diller. He can also be seen in the film Fast & Furious 7.
Black also starred in the television movies Tough Trade, The Miracle Worker and Flash.
Raised in Speake, Alabama, Black is a football and baseball fan and can often be found on the golf course.