Brian Tyree Henry

Brian Tyree Henry

Highest Rated: 97% Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)

Lowest Rated: 25% The Woman in the Window (2021)

Birthday: Mar 31, 1982

Birthplace: Fayetteville, North Carolina, USA

Brian Tyree Henry was an American actor who got his start on the stage. After he auditioned for a production of Come and Gone at Morehouse College and landed the lead part, he quit his business major to focus on acting. Henry ended up graduating from the Yale School of Drama with a Masters in Acting in 2007 and performed in various stage and Off-Broadway productions in the years following. He even portrayed Tybalt in a Shakespeare in the Park production of Romeo and Juliet alongside Oscar Isaac, who played Romeo. In 2009, Henry made his TV debut in an episode of "Law and Order" (NBC, 1990-2010), then followed it up with an appearance on "The Good Wife" (CBS, 2009-2016) in 2010. He made his Broadway debut as a part of the original ensemble cast of The Book of Mormon in 2011. In 2013, Henry made a two-part appearance as Winston "Scrapper" on "Boardwalk Empire" (HBO, 2010-2014), and subsequently showed up in an episode of the first season of "The Knick" (Cinemax, 2014-15). Henry made his feature film debut in the Luis Guzman-led comedy Puerto Ricans in Paris in 2015. He next portrayed recurring character Tavis Brown on the Danny McBride and Walton Goggins comedy "Vice Principals" (HBO, 2016- ) and starred on Donald Glover's "Atlanta" (FX, 2016) as aspiring rapper Alfred "Paper Boi" Miles.

Highest rated movies

If Beale Street Could Talk Widows The Outside Story Family Godzilla vs. Kong Joker Child's Play White Boy Rick

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
53% 77% Bullet Train Lemon (Character) $30.0M 2022
47% 78% Eternals Phastos (Character) $164.9M 2021
86% 72% Vivo Dancarino (Voice) - 2021
25% 33% The Woman in the Window Detective Little (Character) - 2021
75% 91% Godzilla vs. Kong Bernie Hayes (Character) $100.4M 2021
90% 78% The Outside Story Charles Young (Character) - 2020
31% 31% Superintelligence Dennis (Character) - 2020
68% 88% Joker Carl (Arkham Clerk) (Character) $335.4M 2019
43% 79% Don't Let Go Radcliffe (Character) $5.2M 2019
63% 57% Child's Play Detective Mike Norris (Character) $29.2M 2019
76% 77% Family Pete (Character) $126.5K 2018
95% 71% If Beale Street Could Talk Daniel Carty (Character) $14.9M 2018
97% 93% Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Jefferson Davis (Voice) $190.2M 2018
91% 61% Widows Jamal (Character) $42.4M 2018
57% 51% White Boy Rick Detective Jackson (Character) $24.0M 2018
57% 35% Hotel Artemis Honolulu (Character) $6.7M 2018
32% 60% Irreplaceable You Unknown (Character) - 2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet My America Unknown (Character) - 2014

TV

Credit
97% 83% Atlanta Alfred "Paper Boi" Miles (Character) 2022
No Score Yet 50% The Kelly Clarkson Show Guest 2021-2022
No Score Yet 10% Jimmy Kimmel Live! Guest 2019 2022
50% 63% HouseBroken Elder Sea Lion (Guest Voice) 2021
No Score Yet 0% The Talk Guest 2021
No Score Yet 28% The Late Late Show With James Corden Guest 2018-2019 2021
No Score Yet 45% The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Guest 2018-2019 2021
No Score Yet 50% Busy Tonight Guest 2018
88% 55% Room 104 Arnold (Character) 2018
No Score Yet 49% Late Night With Seth Meyers Guest 2017-2018
No Score Yet 21% The Daily Show With Trevor Noah Guest 2016 2018
No Score Yet 0% The Ellen DeGeneres Show Guest 2018
No Score Yet 0% Drop the Mic Contestant 2017
83% 87% Vice Principals Tavis Brown (Guest Star) 2016-2017
No Score Yet No Score Yet Close Up With The Hollywood Reporter Guest 2017
94% 78% This Is Us Ricky (Guest Star) 2017
93% 91% The Good Wife Randall Simmons (Guest Star) 2010