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Johnny Brown was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Brown started his acting career landing roles in films, such as the drama "A Man Called Adam" (1966) with Sammy Davis Jr., "The Out-of-Towners" (1970) with Jack Lemmon and the Diana Ross musical "The Wiz" (1978). He had an early role on the television special "The Bill Cosby Special, Or?" (NBC, 1970-71). Brown worked in television around the start of his acting career with a role on "The Mouse Factory" (1972-73). In the seventies and the eighties, Brown devoted his time to various credits, such as "The Plastic Man Comedy/Adventure Show" (ABC, 1979-1981), "Body and Soul" (1982) starring Leon Isaac Kennedy and "Hanky Panky" (1982). He also worked on "Chipmunks" (NBC, 1983-1993). In his more recent career, he tackled roles on "The Wayans Bros." (1994-96), "The Jamie Foxx Show" (WB, 1995-2001) and "The Wayans Bros" (1996-99). Most recently, Brown acted in "I'm Through with White Girls" (2007).

Johnny Brown was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Brown started his acting career landing roles in films, such as the drama "A Man Called Adam" (1966) with Sammy Davis Jr., "The Out-of-Towners" (1970) with Jack Lemmon and the Diana Ross musical "The Wiz" (1978). He had an early role on the television special "The Bill Cosby Special, Or?" (NBC, 1970-71). Brown worked in television around the start of his acting career with a role on "The Mouse Factory" (1972-73). In the seventies and the eighties, Brown devoted his time to various credits, such as "The Plastic Man Comedy/Adventure Show" (ABC, 1979-1981), "Body and Soul" (1982) starring Leon Isaac Kennedy and "Hanky Panky" (1982). He also worked on "Chipmunks" (NBC, 1983-1993). In his more recent career, he tackled roles on "The Wayans Bros." (1994-96), "The Jamie Foxx Show" (WB, 1995-2001) and "The Wayans Bros" (1996-99). Most recently, Brown acted in "I'm Through with White Girls" (2007).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Lord Help Us (2007)
3.
 Town & Country (2001) Chauffeur
4.
 Jackie's Back! (1999) Reverend Eustace Barnett
5.
 Life (1999) Blind Reverend Clay
6.
 Body and Soul (1982) Sports Announcer
7.
 Hanky-Panky (1982) Bus Driver
8.
 The Wiz (1978) Aunt Em'S Party Guest
9.
 The Out-of-Towners (1970) Waiter on train
10.
 A Man Called Adam (1966) Les
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