Sterling K. Brown

Sterling Kelby Brown (born April 5, 1976) is an American actor. He is the recipient of various accolades, including three Primetime Emmy Awards, an Academy Award nomination, and a Golden Globe Award. He was included in Time magazine's list of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2018. After graduating from college, Brown acted in a series of roles in the regional theater. He has also appeared on numerous television shows such as ER, NYPD Blue, JAG, Boston Legal, Alias, Without A Trace, Supernatural, and Third Watch. He was a regular in the Starved comedy and has also appeared in films, including Stay with Ewan McGregor, Brown Sugar with Taye Diggs and Trust the Man with David Duchovny and Julianne Moore. He appeared in the television series as a recurring Supernatural, where he portrayed vampire hunter Gordon Walker. Brown played Dr. Roland Burton in Army Wives. He also represented Detective Cal Beecher in Person of Interest. In 2008, he played David Mosley in the episode of "Patience" by Eli Stone. In 2016, Brown starred in the FX miniseries The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story as Christopher Darden, for which he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie at the Primetime Emmy Awards.

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Brown Sugar (2002)

Friends since childhood, a magazine editor and a hip-hop record executive stumble into romantic territory.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rick Famuyiwa
CAST:  Sanaa Lathan  •  Taye Diggs  •  Yasiin Bey  •  Queen Latifah

Friends since childhood, a magazine editor and a hip-hop record executive stumble into romantic territory.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rick Famuyiwa
CAST:  Sanaa Lathan  •  Taye Diggs  •  Yasiin Bey  •  Queen Latifah

Trust the Man (2005)

Overachieving actress Rebecca must come to grips with her failing marriage to stay-at-home dad Tom. While Rebecca's slacker brother Tobey can't seem to commit to his aspiring-novelist girlfriend, Elaine. As both relationships spin out of control, the two couples ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bart Freundlich
CAST:  David Duchovny  •  Julianne Moore  •  Billy Crudup  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal

Overachieving actress Rebecca must come to grips with her failing marriage to stay-at-home dad Tom. While Rebecca's slacker brother Tobey can't seem to commit to his aspiring-novelist girlfriend, Elaine. As both relationships spin out of control, the two couples ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bart Freundlich
CAST:  David Duchovny  •  Julianne Moore  •  Billy Crudup  •  Maggie Gyllenhaal

Smallpox 2002: Silent Weapon (2002)

A docu-drama that reports on a (fictitious) attack made by terrorist using the disease of small pox to attack the world. Starting in New York the attack is ruthlessly carried out by one man travelling around the city infecting people as he goes. Using hindsight and ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Brian Cox  •  Bolen High  •  Leigh Zimmerman  •  Tara Hugo

A docu-drama that reports on a (fictitious) attack made by terrorist using the disease of small pox to attack the world. Starting in New York the attack is ruthlessly carried out by one man travelling around the city infecting people as he goes. Using hindsight and ...  (more)

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CAST:  Brian Cox  •  Bolen High  •  Leigh Zimmerman  •  Tara Hugo

Stay (2005)

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Psychiatrist Sam Foster has a new patient, Henry Letham, who claims to be suicidal. In trying to diagnose him, Sam visits Henry's prior therapist and also finds Henry's mother -- even though Henry has said that he murdered both of his parents. As reality starts to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Ryan Gosling  •  Naomi Watts  •  Kate Burton

Psychiatrist Sam Foster has a new patient, Henry Letham, who claims to be suicidal. In trying to diagnose him, Sam visits Henry's prior therapist and also finds Henry's mother -- even though Henry has said that he murdered both of his parents. As reality starts to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Forster
CAST:  Ewan McGregor  •  Ryan Gosling  •  Naomi Watts  •  Kate Burton

The Suspect (2013)

Two African American social scientists pose as bank robbers in an effort to understand the racial dynamics of small-town law enforcement. However, their experiment takes an unplanned turn.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stuart Connelly
CAST:  Mekhi Phifer  •  William Sadler  •  Derek Roché  •  James McCaffrey

Two African American social scientists pose as bank robbers in an effort to understand the racial dynamics of small-town law enforcement. However, their experiment takes an unplanned turn.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stuart Connelly
CAST:  Mekhi Phifer  •  William Sadler  •  Derek Roché  •  James McCaffrey

Our Idiot Brother (2011)

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Everybody has one—the sibling who is always just a little bit behind the curve when it comes to getting his life together. For sisters Liz, Miranda and Natalie, that person is their perennially upbeat brother, Ned. But as each of their lives begins to unravel, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jesse Peretz
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Elizabeth Banks  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  Emily Mortimer

Everybody has one—the sibling who is always just a little bit behind the curve when it comes to getting his life together. For sisters Liz, Miranda and Natalie, that person is their perennially upbeat brother, Ned. But as each of their lives begins to unravel, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jesse Peretz
CAST:  Paul Rudd  •  Elizabeth Banks  •  Zooey Deschanel  •  Emily Mortimer

The Favor (2007)

A troubled teenager, left alone after his mother's sudden death, is befriended and offered a home by his mom's former boyfriend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eva Aridjis
CAST:  Frank Wood  •  Ryan Donowho  •  Paige Turco  •  Isidra Vega

A troubled teenager, left alone after his mother's sudden death, is befriended and offered a home by his mom's former boyfriend.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eva Aridjis
CAST:  Frank Wood  •  Ryan Donowho  •  Paige Turco  •  Isidra Vega

Black Panther (2018)

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King T'Challa returns home to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within his own country as well as without. Using ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ryan Coogler
CAST:  Chadwick Boseman  •  Michael B. Jordan  •  Andy Serkis  •  Lupita Nyong'o

King T'Challa returns home to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within his own country as well as without. Using ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ryan Coogler
CAST:  Chadwick Boseman  •  Michael B. Jordan  •  Andy Serkis  •  Lupita Nyong'o

Mojave (2015)

A suicidal artist goes into the desert, where he finds his doppelgänger, a homicidal drifter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Monahan
CAST:  Oscar Isaac  •  Garrett Hedlund  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Walton Goggins

A suicidal artist goes into the desert, where he finds his doppelgänger, a homicidal drifter.  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Monahan
CAST:  Oscar Isaac  •  Garrett Hedlund  •  Mark Wahlberg  •  Walton Goggins

Spaceman (2016)

Story of former major league baseball pitcher Bill 'Spaceman' Lee following his release by the Montreal Expos.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brett Rapkin
CAST:  Josh Duhamel  •  Ernie Hudson  •  W. Earl Brown  •  Winter Ave Zoli

Story of former major league baseball pitcher Bill 'Spaceman' Lee following his release by the Montreal Expos.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brett Rapkin
CAST:  Josh Duhamel  •  Ernie Hudson  •  W. Earl Brown  •  Winter Ave Zoli

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot (2016)

In 2002, cable news producer Kim Barker decides to shake up her routine by taking a daring new assignment in Kabul, Afghanistan. Dislodged from her comfortable American lifestyle, Barker finds herself in the middle of an out-of-control war zone. Luckily, she meets ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Glenn Ficarra  •  John Requa
CAST:  Tina Fey  •  Margot Robbie  •  Billy Bob Thornton  •  Martin Freeman

In 2002, cable news producer Kim Barker decides to shake up her routine by taking a daring new assignment in Kabul, Afghanistan. Dislodged from her comfortable American lifestyle, Barker finds herself in the middle of an out-of-control war zone. Luckily, she meets ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Glenn Ficarra  •  John Requa
CAST:  Tina Fey  •  Margot Robbie  •  Billy Bob Thornton  •  Martin Freeman

Righteous Kill (2008)

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Two veteran New York City detectives work to identify the possible connection between a recent murder and a case they believe they solved years ago; is there a serial killer on the loose, and did they perhaps put the wrong person behind bars?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Avnet
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Carla Gugino  •  50 Cent  •  Al Pacino

Two veteran New York City detectives work to identify the possible connection between a recent murder and a case they believe they solved years ago; is there a serial killer on the loose, and did they perhaps put the wrong person behind bars?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Avnet
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Carla Gugino  •  50 Cent  •  Al Pacino

Marshall (2017)

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Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, battles through one of his career-defining cases.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Reginald Hudlin
CAST:  Chadwick Boseman  •  Josh Gad  •  Kate Hudson  •  Sterling K. Brown

Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, battles through one of his career-defining cases.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Reginald Hudlin
CAST:  Chadwick Boseman  •  Josh Gad  •  Kate Hudson  •  Sterling K. Brown

The Predator (2018)

When a young boy accidentally triggers the universe's most lethal hunters' return to Earth, only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and a disgruntled scientist can prevent the end of the human race.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shane Black
CAST:  Boyd Holbrook  •  Trevante Rhodes  •  Jacob Tremblay  •  Keegan-Michael Key

When a young boy accidentally triggers the universe's most lethal hunters' return to Earth, only a ragtag crew of ex-soldiers and a disgruntled scientist can prevent the end of the human race.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shane Black
CAST:  Boyd Holbrook  •  Trevante Rhodes  •  Jacob Tremblay  •  Keegan-Michael Key

Hotel Artemis (2018)

Los Angeles, June 21st, 2028. While the streets are being torn apart by riots, the Nurse, who runs a clandestine hospital for criminals in the penthouse of the Artemis, a closed old hotel, has a rough night dealing with troublemaker clients: thieves, assassins, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Drew Pearce
CAST:  Jodie Foster  •  Sterling K. Brown  •  Sofia Boutella  •  Jeff Goldblum

Los Angeles, June 21st, 2028. While the streets are being torn apart by riots, the Nurse, who runs a clandestine hospital for criminals in the penthouse of the Artemis, a closed old hotel, has a rough night dealing with troublemaker clients: thieves, assassins, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Drew Pearce
CAST:  Jodie Foster  •  Sterling K. Brown  •  Sofia Boutella  •  Jeff Goldblum

The Rhythm Section (2020)

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When she discovers the plane crash that claimed the lives of her family was no accident, Stephanie Patrick enters the dark, complex world of international espionage seeking vengeance. With nothing left to lose, Stephanie transforms from victim to assassin and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Reed Morano
CAST:  Blake Lively  •  Jude Law  •  Sterling K. Brown  •  Ivana Basic

When she discovers the plane crash that claimed the lives of her family was no accident, Stephanie Patrick enters the dark, complex world of international espionage seeking vengeance. With nothing left to lose, Stephanie transforms from victim to assassin and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Reed Morano
CAST:  Blake Lively  •  Jude Law  •  Sterling K. Brown  •  Ivana Basic

The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019)

Red, Chuck, Bomb and the rest of their feathered friends are surprised when a green pig suggests that they put aside their differences and unite to fight a common threat. Aggressive birds from an island covered in ice are planning to use an elaborate weapon to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thurop Van Orman
CAST:  Jason Sudeikis  •  Josh Gad  •  Danny McBride  •  Bill Hader

Red, Chuck, Bomb and the rest of their feathered friends are surprised when a green pig suggests that they put aside their differences and unite to fight a common threat. Aggressive birds from an island covered in ice are planning to use an elaborate weapon to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thurop Van Orman
CAST:  Jason Sudeikis  •  Josh Gad  •  Danny McBride  •  Bill Hader

One Day at Disney (2019)

Discover the inspiring personal stories of the people behind the enduring magic of Disney.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fritz Mitchell
CAST:  Walt Disney  •  Sterling K. Brown  •  Robert A. Iger  •  Robin Roberts

Discover the inspiring personal stories of the people behind the enduring magic of Disney.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Fritz Mitchell
CAST:  Walt Disney  •  Sterling K. Brown  •  Robert A. Iger  •  Robin Roberts

Frozen II (2019)

Elsa, Anna, Kristoff and Olaf head far into the forest to learn the truth about an ancient mystery of their kingdom.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Buck  •  Jennifer Lee
CAST:  Kristen Bell  •  Idina Menzel  •  Jonathan Groff  •  Josh Gad

Elsa, Anna, Kristoff and Olaf head far into the forest to learn the truth about an ancient mystery of their kingdom.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Buck  •  Jennifer Lee
CAST:  Kristen Bell  •  Idina Menzel  •  Jonathan Groff  •  Josh Gad

Waves (2019)

A controlling father’s attempts to ensure that his two children succeed in high school backfire after his son experiences a career-ending sports injury. Their familial bonds are eventually placed under severe strain by an unexpected tragedy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Trey Edward Shults
CAST:  Kelvin Harrison Jr.  •  Lucas Hedges  •  Taylor Russell  •  Renée Elise Goldsberry

A controlling father’s attempts to ensure that his two children succeed in high school backfire after his son experiences a career-ending sports injury. Their familial bonds are eventually placed under severe strain by an unexpected tragedy.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Trey Edward Shults
CAST:  Kelvin Harrison Jr.  •  Lucas Hedges  •  Taylor Russell  •  Renée Elise Goldsberry
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