Bio

Veteran stage and screen actor Sterling K. Brown most recently starred as prosecutor Christopher Darden in FX’s highly-rated television event series THE PEOPLE V. O.J. SIMPSON: AMERICAN CRIME STORY. His performance was praised as “riveting” by Deadline.com and “excellent” by The Hollywood Reporter. Earlier this year, Brown co-starred alongside Tiny Fey in her feature film WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT. He recently wrapped production on M. Night Shyamalan’s upcoming film SPLIT and is set to begin shooting the feature film MARSHALL this summer. This fall, he will co-star in NBC’s new dramedy THIS IS US alongside Mandy Moore and Milo Ventimiglia. A lover of theater, Brown has performed in a variety of staged shows, including the off-Broadway FATHER COMES HOME FROM THE WARS (PARTS 1, 2 & 3), for which he reprised his role at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles this spring. His additional stage credits include MACBETH, THE BROTHER/SISTER PLAYS and THE RESISTABLE RISE OF ARTURO UI opposite Al Pacino.

For seven years, Brown portrayed Dr. Roland Burton in the critically acclaimed Lifetime series ARMY WIVES. Additional television credits include SUPERNATURAL, PERSON OF INTEREST, MASTERS OF SEX, THE MENTALIST, CASTLE and CRIMINAL MINDS. His film credits include OUR IDIOT BROTHER, THE
SUSPECT, RIGHTEOUS KILL and TRUST THE MAN. Brown graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Drama from Stanford University, before receiving his Master’s Degree in Fine Arts from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts. He currently resides in Los Angeles with his wife and two children.