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Brandon J. Dirden

Brandon J. Dirden is an award-winning American actor, best known for portraying Martin Luther King Jr. in the successful Tony Award-winning Broadway production of Robert Schenkkan's All The Way opposite Bryan Cranston's Lyndon B. Johnson. A Morehouse and University of Illinois graduate, he is also known for appearing in plays such as Prelude to a ... See full bio »

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 2016 The Get Down (TV Series) (filming)
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... Leon
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... Leon
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... Leon
 2015/I Good Friday (completed)
Terrence Lee
 2015 Public Morals (TV Series)
- Starts with a Snowflake (2015) ... Williams
- Collection Day (2015) ... Williams
 2014 Ir/Reconcilable (Short)
 2014 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Joss Acker
- Dear God (2014) ... Joss Acker
 2011 The Big C (TV Series)
Park Security Guard
- Cats and Dogs (2011) ... Park Security Guard (as Brandon Dirden)
 2008 House of Payne (TV Series)
- Expectations (2008) ... Marcus
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 2014 The Show (TV Series)
- Episode #2.10 (2014) ... Himself

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Announced that he will play the supporting role of 'Martin Luther King Jr' in the biographical drama "All the Way", set to open in New York City at Broadway's Neil Simon Theater in March 2014. Written by Robert Schenkkan and directed by Bill Rauch, the play's cast includes Bryan Cranston and Michael McKean. See more »

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Brother of actor Jason Dirden. See more »

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