This article will answer every question you have about Brian Tyree Henry. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.
- What does Henry do for a living?
- Who are Henry’s parents and siblings?
- What are Henry’s interests and hobbies?
- Is Henry married or does he have a girlfriend/boyfriend?
- Does Henry have any children?
- Where is Henry now?
- How tall is Henry?
- How much money does Henry earn?
- What is Henry’s net worth?
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Who is Brian Tyree Henry?
Brian Tyree Henry is an American eminent actor. He is notably known for his role as Alfred “Paper Boi” Miles in the FX comedy-drama series Atlanta (2016 to present) for which he received a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. Also, he is known for his performances in Boardwalk Empire, How to Get Away with Murder, and This Is Us.
In 2018, he made his film breakthrough with starring roles in Steve McQueen’s heist film Widows, Barry Jenkins’ romantic drama film If Beale Street Could Talk and the animated superhero film Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Moreover, he has participated in Casimir Nozkowski’s The Outside Story (2020), Adam Wingard’s Godzilla vs. Kong (2021), Joe Wright’s The Woman in the Window (2021), Chloé Zhao’s Eternals (2021), and David Leitch’s Bullet Train (2022).
Also, he has made appearances on stage, making his debut performance in the Shakespeare in the Park production of Romeo and Juliet (2017). And acting in various plays at the Public Theatre before appearing in the original Broadway cast of The Book of Mormon (2011). In 2014, he appeared in the off-Broadway musical The Fortress of Solitude. Because of his performance in the 2018 Broadway revival of Kenneth Lonergan’s play Lobby Hero, he received a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actor in a Play.
How Old Is Brian Tyree Henry?
He is 40 years old as of November 2022, having been born on March 31, 1982, in Fayetteville, North Carolina, U.S. Henry shares his birthdate with celebrities such as; Liza Koshy, Ewan McGregor, Kids Diana Show, amyywoahh, King Jacob, and many more.
Brian Tyree Henry’s Family
Who are Brian Tyree Henry’s Parents?
He was born to Willow Dean Kearse (his Mother, who died in early 2016) was an educator and his father was in the military. However, his father’s name is not mentioned on the internet.
Does Brian Tyree Henry have Siblings?
News on the internet shows that he has four sisters. One of his sisters’ names is Peaches.
Brian Tyree Henry Education
He received his high school education at E.E. Smith High School. After high school, he attended Morehouse College as a business major-turned-actor in the early 2000s. Later, he attended The David Geffen School of Drama at Yale University where he received his master’s degree.
Brian Tyree Henry Marital Status
News on the internet shows that he is possibly single and he has never married.
Brian Tyree Henry Kids
He does not have any kids as of November 2022. In case there is new news regarding this matter, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Brian Tyree Henry’s Career
A Career from 2007 to 2015
He began his career on stage with roles in numerous plays and musicals. He then starred as Tybalt in Shakespeare in the Park’s production of Romeo and Juliet in 2007. Also, he appeared in Tarrell Alvin McCraney’s trilogy of plays titled The Brother/Sister Plays. He went in to receive further success in 2011 as part of the original cast of the musical The Book of Mormon. He made guest appearances in the television series Law & Order, The Good Wife, and Boardwalk Empire. In 2015, he made his feature film debut in the comedy film Puerto Ricans in Paris.
A Career from 2016 to Present
Because of his starring role as Alfred “Paper Boi” Miles, in the FX comedy-drama series Atlanta, he received critical acclaim in 2016. Because of his performance in the series, he received a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. He then appeared as Tavis Brown in the HBO comedy series Vice Principals from 2016 to 2017. In 2017, he guest starred in the NBC drama series This Is Us as Ricky, for which he received a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series.
The following year, he starred in the Broadway revival of Lobby Hero. Which went on and earned him a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in Play. In 2018 also, he made his film breakthrough with starring roles in the dystopian thriller film Hotel Artemis, the heist film Widows, the romantic drama film If Beale Street Could Talk, and the animated superhero film Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. In 2019, he co-starred in the psychological thriller films Joker and Don’t Let Go as well as the horror film Child’s Play, the latter being a remake of the 1998 film. Two years later, he starred as Bernie Hayes alongside Millie Bobby Brown and Julian Dennison in Godzilla vs Kong and as Phastos in the Marvel Studios film Eternals.
Brian Tyree Henry Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body is a height of 6ft 2inches (1.88m) and a weight of 118kg (260lbs).
Brian Tyree Henry’s Salary and Net Worth
He has a salary of $250,000+ and a net worth of $1.6 million.