Sterling K Brown is known as an American actor. He is most famous for his roles in The People v. O. J. Simpson and This Is Us.

Background and Age

Sterling Kelby Brown was born on April 5, 1976 in St. Louis, Missouri. His father, Sterling Brown Jr passed away in 1986 when the youthful Sterling was only 10 years of age. His mom is Aralean Banks Brown He was raised with two sisters and two brothers in a Christian home. He had his initial education at Mary Institute and St. Louis Country Day School and acquired a Bachelor's Degree from Stanford University in 1998. He further earned his Masters in Fine Arts from Tisch School of the Arts.

Career and Net Worth

After his numerous long stretches of sharpening his aptitudes in school, Sterling K. Brown colored went straight into theater performances with different roles in local theater. He before long proceeded onward appearing in TV shows like ER, NYPD Blue, JAG, Boston Legal, and Alias. He had a repetitive role on the TV series Supernatural, where he depicted vampire tracker Gordon Walker.

He was cast as Dr. Roland Burton on Army Wives. He assumed the role of Detective Cal Beecher on Person of Interest, likewise appearing on the show Medium. He played David Mosley on the "Tolerance" episode of Eli Stone in 2008.

As a rising actor, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story and This Is Us became his most acclaimed roles. He featured in the FX miniseries The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story in 2016, as Christopher Darden, for which he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards.

Since 2016 his role in This Is Us has been universally acclaimed. He became the first African-American actor to win a Screen Actors Guild Award in the Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series class. He was additionally part of the 2018 Screen Actors Guild Award win for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, again for This Is Us.

In September 2019, at the 2019 Emmy Awards show, Brown was nominated for the Lead Actor in a Drama Series award because of his performance in This Is Us.

Marriage, Wife and Kids

Brown married his school sweetheart, actress Ryan Michelle Bathe in June 2007. They fell in love when they were both students going to Standford College. Their relationship started in 1998 and their union has been strong ever since. Apart from being an actress, Bathe additionally works as a part time model. The couple is blessed with two children together, Andrew Jason Sterling Brown and Amaré Michael Ryan Christian Brown.

Last Modified: Jan 30, 2021

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