Queer Places:
Kenwood Academy High School, 5015 S Blackstone Ave, Chicago, IL 60615

Keith McDaniel (March 29, 1956 - January 2, 1995)  is known for his work on Basic Instinct (1992), Death Becomes Her (1992) and Moonwalker (1988).

He was born on March 29, 1956 in Chicago, Illinois. He was a 1974 graduate of Kenwood High School, Chicago, Illinois. He began his career as a principal dancer with the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and performed on Broadway in the 1970s.

He broke into feature films as an assistant choreographer for and appearing in the movie "Beaches" (1988). His other film credits include "Bert Rigby, You're a Fool" (1989), "Great Balls of Fire" (1989), "Bad Influence" (1990), "Death Becomes Her" (1992) and "Basic Instinct" (1992). He also was a regular on the television series "L.A. Law".

HHe died on January 2, 1995 in Los Angeles, California, due to AIDS complications.


  1. https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/6807220/keith-mcdaniel#