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Wes Brown Biography

Birth Name:
James Wesley Brown
Birth Place:
Fort Worth, Texas, United States

Fast Facts

  • Born in Texas, but was raised in Louisiana
  • Worked as a model and actor while going to LSU
  • Spent the summer after his junior year in Los Angeles looking for acting work
  • Returned to Los Angeles after graduation and worked in commercials
  • Played NBA coach Pat Riley in 2006 feature film Glory Road
  • Got first big TV break playing a vampire hunter in HBO's True Blood


  • Merribeth Brown -- Daughter
  • Amanda Moye Brown -- Wife