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Billy Brown Biography

Birth Place:
Inglewood, California, United States

Fast Facts

  • Recalls going to the same barbershop in Inglewood as Magic Johnson and Norman Nixon while growing up
  • Began acting in minor roles in the 1990s in films such as Geronimo: An American Legend, The Beautician and the Beast and The Lost World: Jurassic Park
  • Has done voice-over work for characters in video games, including Superman: Man of Steel and Star Wars: The Force Unleashed
  • Provided the voices of Rhino in The Wild Thornberrys Movie and Cliffjumper in the animated TV series Transformers: Prime
  • Named in the Los Angeles Times' list of Ones to Watch in 2011
  • Is the exclusive voice of the United States Marine Corps commercials


  • 2011Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated