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Brian Tyree Henry


Emmy nominee Brian Tyree Henry is a versatile actor whose career spans film, television and theater. Henry originated the role of "The General" in the critically acclaimed Broadway musical "The Book of Mormon," for which he received rave reviews. He currently stars alongside Donald Glover in the Golden Globe and Peabody Award winning and Emmy ... See full bio »

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Known For

Atlanta
Atlanta Alfred 'Paper Boi' Miles
(2016-2018)
This Is Us
This Is Us Ricky
(2017)
Vice Principals
Vice Principals Tavis Brown
(2016-2017)
Boardwalk Empire
Boardwalk Empire Winston 'Scrapper' - Oscar's Nephew / Winston aka Scrapper
(2013)

Filmography

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 2018 Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (post-production)
Jefferson Davis (voice)
 2018 White Boy Rick (post-production)
Detective Jackson
 2018 Widows (completed)
 2018 Hotel Artemis
Honolulu
 2016-2018 Atlanta (TV Series)
Alfred 'Paper Boi' Miles
- Crabs in a Barrel (2018) ... Alfred 'Paper Boi' Miles
- North of the Border (2018) ... Alfred 'Paper Boi' Miles
- Woods (2018) ... Alfred 'Paper Boi' Miles
- Teddy Perkins (2018) ... Alfred 'Paper Boi' Miles
- Barbershop (2018) ... Alfred 'Paper Boi' Miles
 2018/III Family
Pete
 2018 Irreplaceable You
Benji
 2018 Drunk History (TV Series)
Berry Gordy
- Game Changers (2018) ... Berry Gordy
 2016-2017 Vice Principals (TV Series)
Tavis Brown
- Tiger Town (2017) ... Tavis Brown
- Gin (2016) ... Tavis Brown
- The Good Book (2016) ... Tavis Brown
 2017 This Is Us (TV Series)
Ricky
- Memphis (2017) ... Ricky
 2017 How to Get Away with Murder (TV Series)
Frank's Public Defender
- Go Cry Somewhere Else (2017) ... Frank's Public Defender
 2017 Crown Heights
Clayton 'Massup' Benton
 2017 Person to Person
Mike
 2015 Puerto Ricans in Paris
Larry Labels
 2014 The Knick (TV Series)
Larkin
- The Busy Flea (2014) ... Larkin
 2014 My America
 2013 Boardwalk Empire (TV Series)
Winston aka Scrapper / Winston 'Scrapper' - Oscar's Nephew
- Farewell Daddy Blues (2013) ... Winston aka Scrapper
- Havre de Grace (2013) ... Winston 'Scrapper' - Oscar's Nephew
 2012 My America (TV Series)
- Nate's America (2012)
 2010 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Randall Simmons
- Double Jeopardy (2010) ... Randall Simmons
 2009 Last of the Ninth (TV Movie)
Uniform
 2009 Law & Order (TV Series)
Ben
- Dignity (2009) ... Ben
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6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Nominated for a Tony Award as Best Featured Actor in a Play for his performance in "Lobby Hero" in 2018.

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