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Award-Winning Actor, "Atlanta" & "If Beale Street Could Talk" 

At a Glance

Brian Tyree Henry : Biography at a Glance

  • Brian Tyree Henry stars as the Critics Choice Award-nominated character, ‘Alfred "Paper Boi" Miles,’ on the Emmy-Award winning FX show, Atlanta, written and created by Donald Glover
  • Nominated for a Tony in the critically-acclaimed play Lobby Hero, alongside Chris Evans and Michael Cera
  • Other film credits include Barry Jenkins' If Beale Street Could Talk, and the Academy Award-winning animated film, Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse
  • Guest-starred as “Ricky” on NBC’s Golden Globe and Emmy-nominated drama This Is Us, for which he earned an Emmy nomination
Biography

Brian stars as his Critics Choice Award nominated character, ‘Alfred "Paper Boi" Miles’ on the Peabody and Emmy-Award winning FX show, ATLANTA, created and written by Donald Glover. On the film front, he was in the critically acclaimed, Barry Jenkins film, “If Beale Street Could Talk” as well as the Academy Award winning animated film, “Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse. ”Additionally, he was on Broadway in Kenneth Lonergan’s critically-acclaimed play Lobby Hero, alongside Chris Evans and Michael Cera, for which he was nominated for a Tony, Drama League and Drama Desk award.  In 2017, he guest-starred as “Ricky” on NBC’s Golden Globe and Emmy nominated drama “This Is Us,” for which he earned an Emmy nomination.

He can be seen in several other films from 2018 such as the critically lauded Steve McQueen’s “Widows” opposite Viola Davis, “Hotel Artemis” with Jodie Foster and Sterling K. Brown, “White Boy Rick” co-starring Matthew McConaughey, and the romantic drama “Irreplaceable You” with Gugu Mbatha-Raw.“

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