Lamar Johnson is a Canadian actor. He started his career in the late 2000s as host of the television show Pop It! After that, he appeared in an episode of Covert Affairs, Degrassi: The Next Generation, The Firm, and Rookie Blue. In 2012, he made his cinematic debut in the film Home Again. His breakout role was as West North in the teen drama The Next Step, which he starred in from 2013 to 2017. At the same time, he had performances in the films Full Out, Kings, and Filth City. More recently, Johnson starred in the movies The Hate U Give and Native Son. He also portrayed the role of Match in Dark Phoenix. His most recent film roles were in 2020’s Run Sweetheart Run and All the Bright Places. He was also cast as Kofi Jones in the upcoming miniseries Your Honor.