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Charles Brown (II) (1946–2004)

Charles Brown was born on January 15, 1946 in Talladega, Alabama, USA. He was an actor, known for Trading Places (1983), Kennedy (1983) and The Equalizer (1985). He was married to Renee Lescook. He died on January 8, 2004 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. See full bio »

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(age 57) in Cleveland, Ohio, USA

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Trading Places Officer Reynolds
(1983)
Kennedy Martin Luther King Jr.
(1983)
The Equalizer Sgt. Oliver Gant
(1985)

Filmography

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 1993-2001 Law & Order (TV Series)
Stephen Morehouse / Riggs
- Armed Forces (2001) ... Stephen Morehouse
- Animal Instinct (1993) ... Riggs
 1999 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Mr. Krim
- Stalked (1999) ... Mr. Krim
 1998 The Temptations (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1998)
- Episode #1.2 (1998)
 1994 Drop Squad
Uncle Otha
 1992-1993 Here and Now (TV Series)
Uncle Sydney
- Pennies from Heaven (1993) ... Uncle Sydney
- Pre-Ring Circus (1993) ... Uncle Sydney
- Backsliding (1992) ... Uncle Sydney
- Take My Grandparents... Please (1992) ... Uncle Sydney
- A.J.'s Big Leap (1992) ... Uncle Sydney
 1993 The Sinbad Show (TV Series)
 1991 True Colors (TV Series)
Butterman
- Favorite Son (1991) ... Butterman
 1989 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
Capt. Turvey
- Denise Kendall: Navy Wife (1989) ... Capt. Turvey
 1989 Dream Street (TV Series)
Cesar Clemons
- Pilot (1989) ... Cesar Clemons
 1986 Legal Eagles
Real Cavanaugh
 1985 The Equalizer (TV Series)
Sgt. Oliver Gant
- Bump and Run (1985) ... Sgt. Oliver Gant
- Mama's Boy (1985) ... Sgt. Oliver Gant (uncredited)
 1985 Kojak: The Belarus File (TV Movie)
Captain Julius Gay
 1984 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Otis Sutton
- Episode dated 24 December 1984 (1984) ... Otis Sutton (credit only)
 1983 Kennedy (TV Mini-Series)
Martin Luther King Jr.
- Episode #1.7 (1983) ... Martin Luther King Jr.
- Episode #1.6 (1983) ... Martin Luther King Jr.
- Episode #1.5 (1983) ... Martin Luther King Jr.
- Episode #1.4 (1983) ... Martin Luther King Jr.
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... Martin Luther King Jr.
 1983 Loving (TV Series)
Lt Hindman
- Pilot (1983) ... Lt Hindman
 1983 Trading Places
Officer Reynolds
 1983 Without a Trace
Sachs
 1981 Today's F.B.I. (TV Series)
Dwayne Thompson
- The Bureau (1981) ... Dwayne Thompson
 1981 Family Reunion (TV Movie)
Sam Baker
 1980 Headin' for Broadway
Pimp
 1978 Watch Your Mouth (TV Series)
Thomas
- Tangled Web - Part 2 (1978) ... Thomas
- Tangled Web - Part 1 (1978) ... Thomas
 1976 Kojak (TV Series)
Dan Garrett
- An Unfair Trade (1976) ... Dan Garrett
 1976 Great Performances (TV Series)
Nate Edwards
- The First Breeze of Summer (1976) ... Nate Edwards
 1970 All My Children (TV Series)
Dr. Russ Anderson (#2) (1979-1980)
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
Harry (1988)
 1963 Route 66 (TV Series)
Policeman
- The Cage Around Maria (1963) ... Policeman
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(December 11, 1999 to January 16, 2000) He played Elmore in August Wilson's play, "King Hedley II," at the Public Theater in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with Tony Todd (King Hedley II); Marlene Warfield (Ruby); Russell Andrews (Mister); Ella Joyce (Tonya); and Mel Winkler (Stool Pigeon) in the cast. Edward Gilbert was artistic ... See more »

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He was awarded for a 2001 New York Drama Desk Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play for "King Hedley II" on Broadway in New York City. See more »

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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