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JIM BROWN BIOGRAPHY & FILMOGRAPHY:

Jim Brown was born on February 17th, 1936 in St. Simon Island, Georgia with the middle name Nathaniel, born to Theresa and Swinton Brown.  He first excelled at football while attending Manhasset High School and then he went on to study at Syracuse University where he excelled as a Lacrosse player as well as football.  His first career was actually as a NFL superstar playing the position of fullback for the Cleveland Browns.
 
He held an NFL record of scoring 100 touchdowns in a total of ninety three games up until 2006 when LaDainian Tomlinson surpassed his record.  He still holds the record for being the only player in NFL history to average over 100 yards per game for an entire career. 
 
In 1964 he made his film debut in, "Rio Conchos" starring Stuart Whitman, Richard Boone, Edmund O'Brien and Tony Franciosa, which soon followed with other film roles such as, "The Dirty Dozen" (1967) starring Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Robert Ryan, Charles Bronson, Telly Savalas, Clint Walker, Richard Jaeckel among a host of stars, "Ice Station Zebra" (1968) starring Rock Hudson and Ernest Borgnine, "100 Rifles" (1969) co-starring with Raquel Welch, Burt Reynolds and Fernando Lamas, "El Condor" (1970) and "Slaughter" (1972).
 
He was soon becoming a highly desired actor in the industry adding more film roles to his resume such as, "Black Gunn" (1972), "Three the Hard Way" (1974), "Take a Hard Ride" (1975), "One Down, Two to Go" (1982), "Original Gangsta's" (1996) and "On the Edge" (2002).  In addition to his many film roles he also made quite a name for himself in the television industry adding such credits as, "CHiPs" (1977), "Knight Rider" (1982) and other appearances on, "T.J. Hooker", "The A-Team", "Lady Blue" and "Cover Up".
 
Some of his more prominent film roles came later in his career appearing on the big screen in such features as, "The Running Man" (1987), "I'm Gonna Git You Sucka" (1988), "Mars Attacks!" (1996), "Any Given Sunday" (1999), "She Hate Me" (2004) and most recently he has appeared on the television movies, "Sucker Free City" (2004) and "Sideliners" (2006).  

Jim Brown has married twice throughout his lifetime, first to Sue Brown whom he wed in 1959 and together they had three children before the marriage came to an end in 1972.  He then married Monique Brown in 1997 and they have one child together and remain married today. 

In addition to his acting honors he was also inducted into the Lacrosse Hall of Fame in 1983 as well as the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1971.  He also was hired in 1993 as a color commentator for the Ultimate Fighting Championships.  He also dedicates his free time to the Amer-I-Can Program which he founded.  The organization helps children who are heading down the wrong path in life being involved with gangs.   

 
Filmography

2010   Dream Street

2006   Sideliners

2005   Animal 

2004   Sucker Free City

2004   She Hate Me 

2004   Soul Food 

2002   On the Edge

1999   Any Given Sunday 

1999   New Jersey Turnpikes 

1998   Small Soldiers 

1998   He Got Game

1996   Mars Attacks!

1996   Original Gangstas

1992   The Divine Enforcer 

1990   Hammer, Slammer, & Slade 

1990   Twisted Justice 

1990   Killing American Style 

1989   Crack House 

1989   L.A. Heat 

1988   I'm Gonna Git You Sucka 

1987   The Running Man

1986   The A-Team

1985   Lady Blue
 
1984   Cover Up 

1983-1984  T.J. Hooker 

1984   Knight Rider 

1979-1983  CHiPs 

1982   One Down, Two to Go

1979   Pacific Inferno 

1978   Fingers

1977   Vengeance

1977   Police Story 

1975   Take a Hard Ride 

1974   Three the Hard Way 

1973   I Escaped from Devil's Island 

1973   The Slams

1973   Slaughter's Big Rip-Off 

1972   Black Gunn

1972   Slaughter 

1970   El Condor 

1970   ...tick... tick... tick... 

1969   The Grasshopper 

1969   100 Rifles 

1969   Kenner 

1969   Riot

1968   The Split 

1968   Ice Station Zebra 

1968   Dark of the Sun 

1967   The Dirty Dozen 

1967   I Spy 

1964   Rio Conchos





Matinee Classics - 100 Rifles starring Jim Brown, Burt Reynolds and Raquel Welch
Matinee Classics - The Dirty Dozen starring Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson, Jim Brown, John Cassavetes, Richard Jaeckel, George Kennedy, Trini Lopez, Ralph Meeker, Robert Ryan, Telly Savalas, Donald Sutherland, Clint Walker, Robert Webber, Tom Busby, Ben Carruthers, Stuart Cooper, Robert Phillips, Al Mancini and Colin Maitland
Matinee Classics - The Dirty Dozen starring Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson, Jim Brown, John Cassavetes, Richard Jaeckel, George Kennedy, Trini Lopez, Ralph Meeker, Robert Ryan, Telly Savalas, Donald Sutherland, Clint Walker, Robert Webber, Tom Busby, Ben Carruthers, Stuart Cooper, Robert Phillips, Al Mancini and Colin Maitland


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