Brian Tyree Henry

TV Actor

Brian Tyree Henry was born in Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States on March 31st, 1982 and is the TV Actor. At the age of 41, Brian Tyree Henry biography, profession, age, height, weight, eye color, hair color, build, measurements, education, career, dating/affair, family, news updates, movies, TV shows, and networth are available.

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Date of Birth
March 31, 1982
United States
Place of Birth
Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States
41 years old
Zodiac Sign
Actor, Film Actor, Television Actor
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Brian Tyree Henry Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

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E.E. Smith High School, Morehouse College
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He was a retired military personnel., Willow Deane Kearse
Peaches (Older Sister). Henry also has 3 other older sisters.
Brian Tyree Henry Life

Brian Tyree Henry (born March 31, 1982) is an American actor.

He is best known for his role as "Paper Boi" in FX's comedy-drama series Atlanta (2016-present), for which he was given a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series. Henry made his film debut in 2018 with starring roles in the heist film Widows, the romantic romance film If Beale Street Could Talk, and the animated superhero film Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

In 2019, he appeared in Don't Let Go and Child's Play, a horror film. Henry has also appeared on stage, including leads in Romeo and Juliet (2006), The Book of Mormon (2011), and The Fortress of Solitude (2014).

He was given a Tony Award nomination for Best Featured Actor in a Play in 2018.

Early life

Henry was born in Fayetteville, North Carolina, and grew part in Washington, D.C., and his mother, Willow Dean Kearse, was an educator. Henry earned his master's degree from Yale School of Drama in Atlanta, Georgia, in the early 2000s as a business major-turned-actor.

Personal life

Willow Deane Kearse, Henry's mother, died in early 2016. She was the subject of the Atlanta episode "Woods" and was dedicated to her.


Brian Tyree Henry Career


Henry began his career on stage, appearing in several plays and musicals. In the Park's production of Romeo and Juliet in 2007, he appeared as Tybalt in Shakespeare. Henry also appeared in Tarell Alvin McCraney's trilogy of plays, titled The Brother/Sister Plays. He achieved even more fame as a member of the original cast of The Book of Mormon in 2011.

In the television series Law & Order, The Good Wife, and the Boardwalk Empire, Henry made guest appearances. In Paris, he made his debut in the 2015 comedy film Puerto Ricans.

Henry gained critical esteem and praise for his role as Alfred "Paper Boi" Miles in the FX comedy-drama film Atlanta in 2016. He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for his role in the series. He appeared on HBO's comedy series Vice Principals from 2016 to 2017. In 2017, Henry guest appeared in NBC's This Is Us, for which he was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series.

He appeared in the Broadway revival of Lobby Hero in 2018, which earned him a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play.

Henry made his film debut in 2018, with lead roles in the dystopian thriller film Hotel Artemis, the romantic drama film If Beale Street Could Talk, and the animated superhero film Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.

In 2019, he appeared in both the psychological thriller films Joker and Don't Let Go, as well as the horror film Child's Play, the former being a reversion of the 1988 film.

Bernie Hayes appeared in Godzilla vs. Kong, alongside Millie Bobby Brown and Julian Dennison, and Phastos in the Marvel Studios film Eternals in 2021.


Godzilla x Kong: The New Empire official trailer!As the epic creatures team up to face a new deadly threat, Rebecca Hall and Brian Tyree Henry reprise their roles, December 4, 2023
The official trailer for Godzilla x Kong: Warner Bros. On Sunday, Warner Bros. unveiled The New Empire: The New Empire. Rebecca Hall and Brian Tyree Henry return to the MonsterVerse for the fifth installment of the series in a highly awaited action film for the fifth time, encountering a terrifying, yet undiscovered monster. The two giants clash once more between the two fantastic creatures as they meet and battle the Skar King, who threatens to ban the existence of not only the Titans but also the entire planet.

LaKeith Stanfield confirms he married model Kasmere Trice, while their first child was born together in secrecy, July 26, 2023
On Wednesday, LaKeith Stanfield and his partner, Kasmere Trice, announced that they had married on Wednesday. The 31-year-old actor and the 29-year-old model also confirmed that they had welcomed their first child together to People. So far, the newlyweds aren't allowed to reveal either the sex or name of the baby.

Lea Michele in a black glittery gown puts on a show-stopping performance, May 2, 2023
For the occasion, the actress wore a stunning glittery black mini dress, showcasing her slender figure. After donning a shimmering sequinned frock for the Met Gala, she transformed into the stunning ensemble, which also included a massive bow at the back. With a pair of black bejewelled heels, the beauty completed her show stopping afterparty ensemble. Lea donned her essentials in a black bag and wore her locks in a more polished style.