Neil Brown Jr. is an actor, singer, and martial artist from the United States. Amsel, Eisenstadt & Frazier & Hinojosa Talent Agency is the agency that represents the actor. He played the role of DJ Yella in the 2015 biopic Straight Outta Compton, one of many movies in which he appeared as a performer.
On the CBS television program SEAL Team in 2017, he was cast as Ray Perry, the main character. He has received numerous accolades, including a nomination for “Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture” at the 2015 Screen Actors Guild Awards.
His appearances on the TV show South Beach, Suits, and Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency have all been recurrent ones. In 2010, Guillermo was portrayed by Neil Brown Jr. on the television series The Walking Dead. For Straight Outta Compton, he was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award in 2016.
How Old is Neil Brown Jr.?
Neil Brown Jr. was born on June 19, 1980, in Orlando, Florida, United States. currently, He is 43 years old. He is of African African-American origin and is an American citizen. He probably has a mother named Carrie Brown who works as an insurance underwriter and whose father is US Marine Cornelius Brown.
Landi Brown is his sister’s name. In 1998, Neil completed his high school education at Oak Ridge. The actor has experience in Capoeira, Shotokan/Shotokai Karate, Wing Chung Gung Fu, Jujutsu, Judo, Tae Kwan Do, and Wah Lum.
He has appeared in a number of movies, such as Tigerland, Out of Time, Mr. 3000, Never Back Down, Fast & Furious, Just Another Day, Battle: Los Angeles, Straight Outta Compton, Sandcastle, Naked, City of Lies, and others.
Professional Career of Neil Brown Jr.
By pure luck, Neil landed his first movie part. Patty Thomas Robinson, a producer for the television program WMAC Masters, entered his dojo to look for a young actor. After seeing Neil perform, he was given the role in the show.
Neil made his debut on-screen appearance on that show when he was just 14 years old. After that, he made other TV episodes and films, including Noah Knows Best (2000), Out of Time (2003), Never Back Down (2008), Just Another Day (2009), Kidnapped Souls (2012), and others.
He is well-known for his roles as Guillermo in The Walking Dead and Felix in the ephemeral South Beach on the defunct UPN. In the 2015 biographical film Straight Outta Compton, the actor also portrayed DJ Yella. The actor was chosen for the 2017 season of the CBS television series SEAL Team, playing Ray Perry.
Probably in the action movie Battle: Los Angeles, he played Richard Motown Guerrero. He received the role of Malik Zon’s mother in Fast & Furious because of the film. His most recent roles in 2019 were Rafael Pérez in City of Lies and Beauchamp in Bayou Tales.
Neil Brown Jr: Salary, Net Worth
A net worth of almost $3 million has been accumulated by the actor. As his depictions of movies were quite successful financially, he must have made a decent living off the flicks. Where he works, the Fast & Furious movie had a $38 million budget but grossed $207.3 million in box office revenue.
Invasion: Battle of Los Angeles, which had a $70 million budget, brought in 211.8 million dollars. Neil has kept a spotless online reputation and has not yet encountered any rumors. Likely, he steers clear of any such contentious events as well.
Height and Weight Measurements
Neil is 70 kg and 5’9″ tall, with a height and weight combination. His eyes and hair are both dark. He probably split his right brow in an automobile accident when he was four years old. With over 152K followers on Instagram, over 28K followers on Twitter, and perhaps 11K followers on Facebook, Neil Brown Jr. is a popular user.