Houston made and Littlerock raised, American actor, Kedrick Brown is making major waves in Hollywood. This talented actor is catching the attention of major network execs, directors and producers throughout the film and television world. You have seen him in principal and recurring roles on the NBC new hit medical show, NEW AMSTERDAM, Oscar Award Winning Cuba Gooding Jr. ‘s theatrical directorial debut, BAYOU CAVIAR, the hit CW superhero show, BLACK LIGHTNING (Season 2&3), the much-anticipated horror film sequel executive produced by Spike Lee, TALES FROM THE HOOD 2, the hit lifetime tv movie, SURVIVING COMPTON, Oprah Winfrey’s critically acclaimed drama series, GREENLEAF, John Legend’s executive produced series UNDERGROUND, and John Ridley’s critically-acclaimed ABC crime drama AMERICAN CRIME.
Other notable principal roles includes Lebron James executive produced tv series on Starz, SURVIVORS REMORSE and the 2016 holiday feature film THE NIGHT BEFORE starring Joseph Gordon Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anthony Mackie and Tracy Morgan. Brown earned his Bachelor of Arts in theater from the University of North Texas and trained in the University of Houston’s M.F.A. program with a focus in acting. His other credits include THE EXAMPLE (currently being screened around the nation).
Brown, who currently resides in Houston, Texas, has served as a special guest teaching artist and director for a number of schools, universities and theatre competitions.
Brown has also landed principal appearances in national and international commercials for popular brands such as Taco Bell, Shell, Suddenlink, Footlocker, American Express, Fuddruckers, Academy Sports, Heineken and the Blair Underwood K&G Suit Collection, BU, just to name a few.
His dance tributes and impersonations as music icons Michael Jackson, James Brown and Jackie Wilson have garnered national attention and notoriety. Brown has been a featured performer aboard the Tom Joyner Foundation Fantastic Voyage and during Ford Motor Company activities at the 2013 Essence Music Festival. Further, his Live Shows have been the featured opening act for several elite entertainers such as the late Dr. Maya Angelou, celebrity comedian/actor Sinbad, actor/singer Tyrese, R&B/soul music icons Maze featuring Frankie Beverly and the Rock N’ Roll Hall of Fame inductees the O’Jays. Brown has also performed in numerous Motown tribute shows dedicated to these esteemed artists.He is an emerging talent and has received a variety of accolades having been named “Most Entertaining”, “Best Performer” and “All Star Cast Member” for his performances.
With his motto “Seek God, Not Greatness”, Brown gives thanks to God for bestowing him with an abundance of natural talent and to those who have supported him on his artistic journey.