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Commanding actor Richard Brooks was born in Cleveland, Ohio. He is an actor, director and singer. Raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Brooks studied acting, dance, and voice work at Interlochen Academy of Arts in Michigan. Later, he moved to New York City and was a student of the Circle in the Square Professional Theater School and performed in the Eugene ... See full bio »
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Known For

Law & Order
Law & Order Paul Robinette
(1990-2006)
The Crow: City of Angels
(1996)
Shakedown
Shakedown Michael Jones
(1988)
The Hidden
The Hidden Sanchez
(1987)

Filmography

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 2016 You Can't Hurry Love (TV Movie) (completed)
Pastor Avery
 2017 The Flash (TV Series)
Warden Wolfe
- Mixed Signals (2017) ... Warden Wolfe
 2013-2017 Being Mary Jane (TV Series)
Patrick Patterson
- Feeling Tested (2017) ... Patrick Patterson
- Feeling Seen (2017) ... Patrick Patterson
- Feeling Destined (2017) ... Patrick Patterson
- Feeling Lost (2017) ... Patrick Patterson
- Feeling Hashtagged (2017) ... Patrick Patterson
 2017 Chicago Justice (TV Series)
Paul Robinette
- Uncertainty Principle (2017) ... Paul Robinette
 2016 The Rich & the Ruthless (TV Movie)
 2016 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Ace Barnstone
- Targets (2016) ... Ace Barnstone
 2015 The Sin Seer
Jake Ballard
 2015 Elementary (TV Series)
Detective Demps
- For All You Know (2015) ... Detective Demps
 2013 Person of Interest (TV Series)
Lead Marshal Pollack
- The Devil's Share (2013) ... Lead Marshal Pollack
 2013 Mr. Sophistication
Floyd Cash
 2013/II Officer Down
McAlister's Lawyer
 2012 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
Frederick Douglass
- The Abolitionists: Part 1 (2012) ... Frederick Douglass
- The Abolitionists - Part 3 (2012) ... Frederick Douglass
- The Abolitionists - Part 2 (2012) ... Frederick Douglass
 2011 In My Pocket
Dr. Barry
 2011 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Richard Umbaque
- Royal Angels (2011) ... Richard Umbaque
 2011 Childrens Hospital (TV Series)
Robert
- Father's Day (2011) ... Robert
 2010 Who Da Man? (Short)
Dante
 2009 Lie to Me (TV Series)
City Inspector Mark Boulware
- Life Is Priceless (2009) ... City Inspector Mark Boulware
 2009 Dough Boys
Detective Nichols
 2007 Drive (TV Series)
Detective Ehrle
- The Extra Mile (2007) ... Detective Ehrle
- Let the Games Begin (2007) ... Detective Ehrle
- The Starting Line (2007) ... Detective Ehrle
 1990-2006 Law & Order (TV Series)
Paul Robinette
- Fear America (2006) ... Paul Robinette
- Birthright (2005) ... Paul Robinette
- Custody (1996) ... Paul Robinette
- Benevolence (1993) ... Paul Robinette
- Manhood (1993) ... Paul Robinette
 2006 Close to Home (TV Series)
Phil Raab
- Community (2006) ... Phil Raab
 2004 If Love Hadn't Left Me Lonely (Video)
Ricardo French
 2003 NCIS (TV Series)
Lieutenant Colonel Walsh
- Marine Down (2003) ... Lieutenant Colonel Walsh
 2003 Skin (TV Series)
- Pilot (2003)
 2002 Firefly (TV Series)
Jubal Early
- Objects in Space (2002) ... Jubal Early
 2001 Dead Last (TV Series)
'TNT' Tyrell Nitro Thompson
- The Problem with Corruption (2001) ... 'TNT' Tyrell Nitro Thompson
 1998-2001 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Capt. Eric Knowlton / Everette McRae
- Franco, My Dear, I Don't Give a Damn (2001) ... Capt. Eric Knowlton
- Hammer Time (1998) ... Everette McRae
 1999-2000 Good vs Evil (TV Series)
Henry McNeil
- Underworld (2000) ... Henry McNeil
- Portrait of Evil (2000) ... Henry McNeil
- Relic of Evil (2000) ... Henry McNeil
- M Is for Morlock (2000) ... Henry McNeil
- Cougar Pines (2000) ... Henry McNeil
 1999 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Mr. Plymouth
- Presumed Innocent (1999) ... Mr. Plymouth
 1999 WWE Raw (TV Series)
Henry McNeil
- Episode #7.40 (1999) ... Henry McNeil
 1999 In Too Deep
Wesley
 1998 Acid Rain (uncredited)
 1998 Johnny B Good
 1998 The Adventures of Ragtime
Agent Dooley
 1998 Brimstone (TV Series)
Hasdrabul Skaras
- Slayer (1998) ... Hasdrabul Skaras
 1998 The Wedding (TV Movie)
Lincoln Odis
 1997 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
Max Moore
- Found Money (1997) ... Max Moore
 1995-1997 Renegade (TV Series)
Agent Marcus Donner / Barry
- Top Ten with a Bullet (1997) ... Agent Marcus Donner
- Repo Raines (1995) ... Barry
 1996 Code Name: Wolverine (TV Movie)
Special Agent John Baines
 1996 The Crow: City of Angels
Judah Earl
 1996 The Substitute
Wellman
 1996 Black Rose of Harlem
Yancey
 1995 Chameleon
Tom Wilson
 1994 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Mercury 'The Heat' Jones
- Standing Eight Count (1994) ... Mercury 'The Heat' Jones
 1994 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Henry Lavelle
- Shutt Down (1994) ... Henry Lavelle
 1994 ER (TV Series)
Mr. Freeman
- Chicago Heat (1994) ... Mr. Freeman
 1992 Memphis (TV Movie)
Eben Kinship
 1991 The Neon Empire (TV Movie)
Tampa
 1990 To Sleep with Anger
Babe Brother
 1989 Shocker
Rhino
 1989 84C MoPic
OD
 1989 Almost Grown (TV Series)
Curtis
- Jersey Blues (1989) ... Curtis
 1989 Tour of Duty (TV Series)
Private First Class Martsen
- True Grit (1989) ... Private First Class Martsen
 1989 Terror on Highway 91 (TV Movie)
 1988 Shakedown
Michael Jones
 1988 Off Limits
Preacher
 1988 Saxo
Joe
 1988 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
Robert
- The Siege (1988) ... Robert
 1987 The Hidden
Sanchez
 1987 A Special Friendship (TV Movie)
Matt Bowser
 1986 Good to Go
Chemist
 1986 Resting Place (TV Movie)
Booker T. Douglas
 1985 Badge of the Assassin (TV Movie)
Anthony 'Tony' Bottom
 1985 Teen Wolf
Lemonade
 1984 With Intent to Kill (TV Movie)
Eddie Cox
 1983 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Tyrone Crane
- The Russians Are Coming (1983) ... Tyrone Crane
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Personal Details

Other Works:

1999 - Has released a solo R&B album, "Smooth Love". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Richard L. Brooks | Richard Lee Brooks

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

In addition to his film work, Brooks founded his own production company, Flat Top Entertainment LLC.

Trademark:

Deep, full voice.

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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