Sterling K. Brown Biography
(Known for His Role in the TV Series ‘The People V. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story’)
Birthday: April 5, 1976 (Aries)
Born In: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Sterling Kelby Brown is an American actor best known for portraying Roland Burton in the Lifetime family drama series ‘Army Wives’, Christopher Darden in the first season of the FX anthology series ‘American Crime Story’, and Randall Pearson in the NBC drama series ‘This Is Us’. He has garnered significant recognition for his performances in films like ‘The Suspect’, ‘Black Panther’, and ‘Hotel Artemis’. A Missouri native, Brown studied at Mary Institute and St. Louis Country Day School before enrolling at Stanford University, from where he obtained his acting degree in 1998. He subsequently earned a Master of Fine Arts degree from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. Brown started his career on stage, appearing in several regional theatre productions. He made his cinematic debut in the 2002 romance drama ‘Brown Sugar’. His first small screen appearance came in the same year in an episode of the NBC crime-drama series ‘Third Watch’. Brown has received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for ‘American Crime Story’. For ‘This Is Us’, he won his second Emmy as well as three SAG Awards and a Golden Globe.