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Overview (2)

Birth NameSterling Kelby Brown
Height 6' (1.83 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Emmy Award winning actor Sterling K. Brown currently stars in NBC's Golden Globe nominated dramedy series THIS IS US, for which he has been nominated for a SAG Award and won an NAACP Image Award. In 2016, Brown portrayed prosecutor Christopher Darden in FX's highly-rated award-winning television event series THE PEOPLE V. O.J. SIMPSON: AMERICAN CRIME STORY. He won an Emmy Award and Critics Choice Award for the role and was nominated for a Golden Globe, SAG and NAACP Image Award.

This October, Brown will co-star in Open Road's MARSHALL, alongside Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad and Kate Hudson. He is currently in production on three feature films; Marvel's BLACK PANTHER, releasing in February 2018, Fox's THE PREDATOR, releasing in August 2018 and HOTEL ARTEMIS, alongside Jodie Foster. In 2016, Brown co-starred alongside Tiny Fey in Paramount's WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT.

A lover of theater, Brown has performed in a variety of staged shows, including NY and LA productions of FATHER COMES HOME FROM THE WARS (PARTS 1, 2 & 3), for which he was nominated for an Ovation Award. His additional stage credits include MACBETH, THE BROTHER/SISTER PLAYS and THE RESISTABLE RISE OF ARTURO UI opposite Al Pacino.

For seven years, Brown portrayed Dr. Roland Burton in the critically acclaimed Lifetime series ARMY WIVES. Additional television credits include SUPERNATURAL, PERSON OF INTEREST, MASTERS OF SEX, THE MENTALIST, CASTLE and CRIMINAL MINDS. His film credits include OUR IDIOT BROTHER, THE SUSPECT, RIGHTEOUS KILL, TRUST THE MAN and SPACEMAN.

Brown graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Drama from Stanford University, before receiving his Master's Degree in Fine Arts from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. He currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife and two children.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: JFPR

Spouse (1)

Ryan Michelle Bathe (June 2007 - present) (2 children)

Trivia (6)

In June 2007, he married fellow actress Ryan Michelle Bathe, his college sweetheart. She also stars on This is Us as a family friend in flashback scenes.
Cried when he was nominated for two Screen Actors Guild Awards in the same year. Also cried when he won two Screen Actors Guild Awards in one year. He made history as the first African-American man to win for Best Actor in a Drama Series.
Counts NYPD Blue (1993) as the TV series that most inspired him to become an actor in his youth.
Friends with Francois Battiste.
His Golden Globe award for Best Actor in a Drama TV series for This Is Us (2016) made him the first black man to win this category in the ceremony's 75-year history. [2018]
First African-American to win the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) award for 'Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series' for This Is Us (2016). SAG began handing out awards in 1995. [2018]

Personal Quotes (1)

[on the standing ovation he received on being awarded an Emmy for "The People vs O.J. Simpson : American Crime Story"] It feels like a strange thing to say, but you try to reap what you sow, and I try to put good vibes out into the world - and I thought they all came flooding back to me at that one time.

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