Charles Brown

Charles Brown

Performer

Charles Brown, a two time Tony Award nominee died Jan. 8, 2004, at his home in Cleveland, OH, according to friends and loved ones. Mr. Brown, 57, was Tony-nominated as Best Actor (Play) for Home in 1980 and Best Featured Actor (Play) for King Hedley II in 2001. He received the Drama Desk Award in 2001.

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  • Born: 1946 in Talladega, AL, USA
  • Death: Jan 8, 2004 in Cleveland, OH, USA

Roles (10)

King Hedley Playbill - Opening Night King Hedley II (2001)
Opened May 1, 2001
  • as Elmore (Original)
King Hedley II - Opening Night
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Rumors Playbill - Opening Night, Nov 1988 Rumors (1988)
Opened Nov 17, 1988
  • as Welch (Original)
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Fences Playbill - April 1987 Fences (1987)
Opened Mar 26, 1987
  • as Lyons (Original)
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Home Playbill - May 1980 Home (1980)
Opened May 7, 1980
  • as Cephus Miles (Original)
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The Mighty Gents Playbill - April 1978 The Mighty Gents (1978)
Opened Apr 16, 1978
  • as Frankie (Standby - Original)
  • as Braxton (Standby - Original)
  • as Father (Standby - Original)
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The Poison Tree Playbill - Jan 1976 The Poison Tree (1976)
Opened Jan 8, 1976
  • as Officer Lloyd (Original)
  • as Bobby Foster (Understudy - Original)
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The First Breeze of Summer Playbill - June 1975 The First Breeze of Summer (1975)
Opened Jun 10, 1975
  • as Nate Edwards (Original)
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Awards

Drama Desk Award
1980 Outstanding Actor in a Play Home Nominee
Tony Award
2001 Featured Actor in a Play King Hedley II Nominee
1980 Actor in a Play Home Nominee