Detroit actor Javon Anderson makes splash in 'No Sudden Move'

Don Cheadle. Benicio Del Toro. Javon Anderson? How the 32-year-old Detroiter wound up with a big role in Steven Soderbergh's Detroit-set heist movie.

Adam Graham
The Detroit News

In his first major role on screen, Javon Anderson goes toe-to-toe with Don Cheadle. 

Not bad for the Hollywood debut from the native Southwest Detroiter. 

"It was a life achievement moment, to say the least," says Anderson, who plays small-time crook Lonnie in the Detroit-set "No Sudden Move."

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