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Commanding actor Richard Brooks was born in Cleveland, Ohio. He is an actor, director and singer. Raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Brooks studied acting, dance, and voice work at Interlochen Academy of Arts in Michigan. Later, he moved to New York City and was a student of the Circle in the Square Professional Theater School and performed in the Eugene ... See full bio »

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 2016 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Ace Barnstone
- Targets (2016) ... Ace Barnstone
 2015 The Sin Seer
Jake Ballard
 2015 Elementary (TV Series)
Detective Demps
- For All You Know (2015) ... Detective Demps
 2013 Person of Interest (TV Series)
Lead Marshal Pollack
- The Devil's Share (2013) ... Lead Marshal Pollack
 2013 Mr. Sophistication
Floyd Cash
 2013/II Officer Down
McAlister's Lawyer
 2011 In My Pocket
Dr. Barry
 2011 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Richard Umbaque
- Royal Angels (2011) ... Richard Umbaque
 2011 Childrens Hospital (TV Series)
- Father's Day (2011) ... Robert
 2010 Who Da Man? (Short)
 2009 Lie to Me (TV Series)
City Inspector Mark Boulware
- Life Is Priceless (2009) ... City Inspector Mark Boulware
 2009 Dough Boys
Detective Nichols
 2007 Drive (TV Mini-Series)
Detective Ehrle
- The Extra Mile (2007) ... Detective Ehrle
- Let the Games Begin (2007) ... Detective Ehrle
- The Starting Line (2007) ... Detective Ehrle
 2006 Close to Home (TV Series)
Phil Raab
- Community (2006) ... Phil Raab
 2004 If Love Hadn't Left Me Lonely (Video)
Ricardo French
 2003 NCIS (TV Series)
Lieutenant Colonel Walsh
- Marine Down (2003) ... Lieutenant Colonel Walsh
 2003 Skin (TV Series)
- Pilot (2003)
 2002 Firefly (TV Series)
Jubal Early
 2001 Dead Last (TV Series)
'TNT' Tyrell Nitro Thompson
- The Problem with Corruption (2001) ... 'TNT' Tyrell Nitro Thompson
 1998-2001 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Capt. Eric Knowlton / Everette McRae
- Hammer Time (1998) ... Everette McRae
 1999 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Mr. Plymouth
- Presumed Innocent (1999) ... Mr. Plymouth
 1999 WWF Raw (TV Series)
Henry McNeil
 1999 In Too Deep
 1998 Acid Rain (uncredited)
 1998 Johnny B Good
 1998 The Adventures of Ragtime
Agent Dooley
 1998 Brimstone (TV Series)
Hasdrabul Skaras
- Slayer (1998) ... Hasdrabul Skaras
 1998 The Wedding (TV Movie)
Lincoln Odis
 1997 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
Max Moore
- Found Money (1997) ... Max Moore
 1995-1997 Renegade (TV Series)
Agent Marcus Donner / Barry
- Top Ten with a Bullet (1997) ... Agent Marcus Donner
- Repo Raines (1995) ... Barry
 1996 Code Name: Wolverine (TV Movie)
Special Agent John Baines
 1996 The Substitute
 1996 Black Rose of Harlem
 1995 Chameleon
Tom Wilson
 1994 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Mercury 'The Heat' Jones
- Standing Eight Count (1994) ... Mercury 'The Heat' Jones
 1994 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Henry Lavelle
- Shutt Down (1994) ... Henry Lavelle
 1994 ER (TV Series)
Mr. Freeman
- Chicago Heat (1994) ... Mr. Freeman
 1992 Memphis (TV Movie)
Eben Kinship
 1991 The Neon Empire (TV Movie)
 1990 Terror on Highway 91 (TV Movie)
 1990 To Sleep with Anger
Babe Brother
 1989 Shocker
 1989 84C MoPic
 1989 Almost Grown (TV Series)
- Jersey Blues (1989) ... Curtis
 1989 Tour of Duty (TV Series)
Private First Class Martsen
- True Grit (1989) ... Private First Class Martsen
 1988 Shakedown
Michael Jones
 1988 Off Limits
 1988 Saxo
 1988 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
- The Siege (1988) ... Robert
 1987 The Hidden
 1987 A Special Friendship (TV Movie)
Matt Bowser
 1986 Good to Go
 1986 Resting Place (TV Movie)
Booker T. Douglas
 1985 Badge of the Assassin (TV Movie)
Anthony 'Tony' Bottom
 1985 Teen Wolf
 1984 With Intent to Kill (TV Movie)
Eddie Cox
 1983 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Tyrone Crane
- The Russians Are Coming (1983) ... Tyrone Crane
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2000 - Played the role of "Hedley" in the Chicago production of August Wilson's "King Hedley II". See more »

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Alternate Names:

Richard L. Brooks | Richard Lee Brooks


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Released his first solo R&B album, Smooth Love, on Flat Top Records. See more »


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