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Sterling K. Brown Biography

Birth Place:
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • During his teens, he worked as a dishwasher at a country club and as a maintenance guy in a lumberyard
  • Became interested in acting as a freshman in high school, when he appeared in a production of Godspell
  • He and his wife were born at the same St
  • Louis hospital but didn't meet until they both attended Stanford University
  • Started out as an economics major in college before switching to acting

Awards

  • 2021People's Choice Awards-Favorite Cable TV Actor: nominated
  • 2020Emmy-Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2020Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 2019Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 2018Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama: winner
  • 2018Emmy-Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2017Emmy-Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series: winner
  • 2017Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series: winner
  • 2017Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: winner
  • 2016Emmy-Outstanding Supporting Actor In A Limited Series Or A Movie: winner
  • 2016Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series: nominated

Relationships