- Sept. 29, 2019
-- HISD Theatre Teacher brings new positive attention to the troubled school district this fall school year. Houston Actor and Educator, Kedrick Brown has landed a Guest Starring role in the hit NBC medical show, NEW AMSTERDAM
and newly acquired recurring role on the hit CW Superhero Tv Show, BLACK LIGHTNING.
Other notable principal roles include the much anticipated horror film,TALES FROM THE HOOD 2,
Executive produced by Academy Award winner, Spike Lee, he can also be seen going toe to toe with Oscar Award Winning acting veteran, Cuba Gooding Jr. in his directorial debut movie, BAYOU CAVIAR
. And if that isn't enough, the youth of the new Audrey H. Lawson Performing Arts Magnet School is in for a treat, as Brown has continues to head their program as Theatre Arts Director.
Most recently you will have seen Kedrick appear in the hit Lifetime tv movie, SURVIVING COMPTON
as legendary west coast hip hop icon Alonzo Williams. Kedrick's tv credits include Oprah's new critically acclaimed drama series, GREANLEAF,
John Legend's executive produced series on WGN, UNDERGROUND
, he had a recurring role on John Ridley's critically-acclaimed ABC crime drama AMERICAN CRIME
, appeared in the season two finale of SURVIVORS REMORSE
currently airing on Starz and also can be seen in the 2016 holiday feature film THE NIGHT BEFORE
starring Joseph Gordon Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anthony Mackie and Tracy Morgan Brown, who resides in Houston, 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 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.
For more information about Kedrick Brown, please visit http://www.KedrickBrown.com