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Bobby Brown is a Actor and Stunt Driver American born on 5 february 1969 at Boston (USA)

Bobby Brown

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Birth name Robert Barisford Brown
Nationality USA
Birth 5 february 1969 (55 years) at Boston (USA)

Robert Barisford "Bobby" Brown (born February 5, 1969) is an American R&B singer-songwriter, rapper, dancer, and actor. Brown started his career as one of the frontmen of the R&B/pop group New Edition, from its inception as The Bricks in 1982 until his forced exit from the group in 1986 following a period of misbehavior on his part. Starting a solo career, he became a hit success with his second album in 1988, Don't Be Cruel, which spawned a number of hit singles including the co-self penned "My Prerogative", which became his signature hit. Brown had a string of top ten hits on various Billboard charts between 1986 and 1993. Brown is noted as a pioneer of new jack swing, a fusion of R&B and Hip-Hop.

Brown was noted in recent years as the ex-husband of late pop singer Whitney Houston. Brown and Houston later gained notoriety co-starring in the reality show Being Bobby Brown. He has a daughter named Bobbi Kristina Brown with her.


Bobby Brown connut le succès dès 1983 avec le groupe New Edition et a mené une carrière particulièrement glorieuse dans le New jack swing. Son album sorti en 1988, Don't Be Cruel, fut son plus grand succès : plusieurs singles classés Numéro 1 aux États-Unis, certifié sept fois disque de platine et attesté comme l'album le plus vendu de l'année 1989.

Depuis 2008, il fait partie du groupe Heads of State avec Ralph Tresvant et Johnny Gill.

Il est surtout célèbre pour avoir été le mari de Whitney Houston avec laquelle il partagea plusieurs addictions, qui les conduisirent dans l'enfer de la drogue, s'ensuivit une série de scandales médiatiques de 1992 à 2006, avant de divorcer le 24 avril 2007. Avant sa rencontre avec la chanteuse, il était déjà le père de trois enfants de deux femmes différentes : un garçon né en juin 1986 avec Melika Williams et une fille et un garçon avec Kim Ward.

Ensemble, ils eurent une fille, Bobbi Kristina Brown, née le 4 mars 1993 et morte le 26 juillet 2015.

Le 18 juin 2012 à Honolulu, il épouse sa compagne Alicia Etheredge. Ensemble ils ont trois enfants : un garçon né en 2009 et deux filles nées en juillet 2015 et juillet 2016.

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Filmography of Bobby Brown (13 films)

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Whitney (2018)
, 2h2
Directed by Kevin Macdonald
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Biography, Documentary, Musical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Documentary films about music and musicians, Documentaire sur une personnalité
Actors Whitney Houston, Bobby Brown, Bobbi Kristina Brown, Clive Davis, Cissy Houston, Kevin Costner
Roles Self - Ex-Husband
Rating72% 3.6495853.6495853.6495853.6495853.649585
Elle a vendu 200 millions d’albums. Elle détient le record du plus grand nombre de numéros 1 consécutifs. Sa chanson « I Will Always Love You » est le single le plus vendu par une chanteuse. Derrière les records, les rumeurs, les scandales, les secrets et la gloire, voici la vraie Whitney.
Central Intelligence
Directed by Rawson Marshall Thurber
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Action, Crime
Actors Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Ed Helms, Amy Ryan, Danielle Nicolet, Bobby Brown
Roles Gooch Coochie
Rating63% 3.151483.151483.151483.151483.15148
Calvin, un expert-comptable qui s’ennuie dans son emploi, renoue avec Bob Stone, une connaissance du temps de l’école secondaire qu’il n’avait pas revue depuis plus de 20 ans. Timide et potelé, à l’époque, Bob a maintenant un aspect physique impressionnant et semble bien dans sa peau. Mais ce que Calvin ignore c’est que cet homme est un agent de la CIA pourchassé par ses collègues pour le meurtre de son coéquipier et le vol de documents secrets. Rapidement impliqué dans l’aventure, le comptable devient, bien malgré lui, le nouveau partenaire du fugitif pour traquer un criminel en possession d’informations militaires stratégiques.
Nora's Hair Salon II: A Cut Above, 1h21
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Comedy-drama
Actors Tatyana Ali, Bobby Brown, Stacey Dash, Donn Swaby, Mekhi Phifer, Lucille Soong
Roles Old Man Butter
Rating36% 1.8092951.8092951.8092951.8092951.809295
Beauty salon owner Nora has willed her business to her two estranged nieces and both are at odds as to what do with their inheritance.
Nora's Hair Salon, 1h24
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Actors Jenifer Lewis, Tamala Jones, Jean-Claude La Marre, Tatyana Ali, Bobby Brown, Lil' Kim
Roles Benny
Rating44% 2.2272452.2272452.2272452.2272452.227245
Nora Harper (Jenifer Lewis) is an African-American businesswoman who owns a hair salon in Los Angeles, California. She keeps watch over her employees, friends, relatives, and regular customers. Lilleana (Tatyana Ali) is a new employee from the Dominican Republic, and she is also in an abusive relationship with her wants-more-than friend, Bennie (Bobby Brown). Chloe (Tamala Jones) is a hair stylist who has aspirations of a career in show business. Ming (Lucille Soong) does manicures and has problems with her temper, and loves offering her opinions. Devin (Jean-Claude LaMarre) is a bisexual man who is uncertain about his relationship with Delicious (Donn Swaby). Later in the film, Nora has a heart attack. Her friends from the salon hope for her recovery but she dies shortly before the end of the film. In the end the salon remains open, selling Nora's hairstyling products.
Gang of Roses, 1h34
Directed by Jean-Claude La Marre
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Action, Western
Themes Feminist films, Political films
Actors Lil' Kim, Lisa Raye, Marie Matiko, Monica Calhoun, Stacey Dash, Bobby Brown
Roles Left Eye Watkins
Rating25% 1.28571.28571.28571.28571.2857
The film starts off with Left Eye Watkins (Brown) and his gang attempting to bully Sheriff Shoeshine Michel (Louis Mandylor) into giving them gold and women. A female member of the gang is extremely enthusiastic about the women and sets out to rape a can-can girl in the middle of town. While resisting, the can-can cuts the female gang member who in turns shoots her in the middle of the road.
Go for Broke, 1h46
Directed by Jean-Claude La Marre
Genres Comedy
Actors Pras, Michael A. Goorjian, Lisa Raye, Bobby Brown, Glenn Plummer, Denyce Lawton
Roles Jive
Rating48% 2.446712.446712.446712.446712.44671
Two guys have the winning ticket in a lottery, but the ticket is taken by a woman robbing the restaurant they're in, who swallows the ticket before getting arrested. The guys come up with a scheme to recover the ticket by committing a felony while impersonating women so as to be sent to the same women's penitentiary as the robber.
Two Can Play That Game, 1h30
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Vivica A. Fox, Morris Chestnut, Anthony Anderson, Wendy Raquel Robinson, Tamala Jones, Bobby Brown
Roles Michael
Rating61% 3.0522253.0522253.0522253.0522253.052225
Shante Smith (Vivica A. Fox) is a woman who gives advice on how to keep a man in check. Her ideals are challenged when her man, an attorney, named Keith Fenton (Morris Chestnut), threatens to stray. Smith is a well educated woman who feels that when it comes to men and their tricks, she knows them all. On the other end, Shante’s boyfriend Keith is being led by his friend Tony (Anthony Anderson), who thinks he knows all the tricks that women play. When Shanté's boyfriend, Keith, is caught red-handed stepping out with a co-worker, Shanté institutes her "Ten Day Plan" to get her man in line. The battle soon begins, though at the conclusion of the movie, Shante and Keith get back together.
A Thin Line Between Love and Hate, 1h48
Directed by Martin Lawrence
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romantic comedy, Crime, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, Erotic films
Actors Lynn Whitfield, Martin Lawrence, Michael Taliferro, Tom Lister, Jr., Tracy Morgan, Regina King
Roles Tee
Rating56% 2.8011452.8011452.8011452.8011452.801145
Nightclub manager Darnell Wright is a perpetual playboy and hopeless male chauvinist. He works for a nightclub called Chocolate City and aspires to be its owner. He trades VIP privileges at the club for favors from women. Though he is an expert at conning women, he sometimes worries about what his childhood sweetheart Mia (Regina King) thinks of his adventures.
Panther (1995)
, 2h4
Directed by Mario Van Peebles
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about racism
Actors Kadeem Hardison, Bokeem Woodbine, Wesley Jonathan, Joe Don Baker, Courtney B. Vance, Marcus Chong
Roles Rose
Rating63% 3.1982553.1982553.1982553.1982553.198255
The film focuses on the rise and decline of the Black Panther Party for Self-Defense, known as the Black Panthers, during the era of Black Power and disenchantment with passive resistance as a tool in the civil rights movement. It explores the FBI's COINTELPRO program, which was a farflung effort to track and disrupt African-American political movements.
Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme, 1h36
Origin USA
Genres Musical theatre, Fantasy, Adventure, Musical
Themes Musical films, Children's films
Actors Shelley Duvall, Harry Anderson, Jean Stapleton, Brian Bonsall, Dan Gilroy, Cyndi Lauper
Roles Three Blind Mice
Rating74% 3.724683.724683.724683.724683.72468
The film deals with the events surrounding Gordon Goose and Little Bo Peep, who, while still trying to find her sheep, goes to Mother Goose's house for help, only to discover her sudden absence. Bo Peep and Gordon search Rhymeland to flush out what has happened to Mother Goose, all the while watching as many Mother Goose characters begin to mysteriously disappear.
Ghostbusters II, 1h44
Directed by Ivan Reitman
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Fantastic, Comedy, Horror comedy, Fantasy, Action, Comic science fiction
Themes Films about religion, Comedy science fiction films, Ghost films, Political films, Comedy horror films, Dystopian films
Actors Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis, Rick Moranis, Ernie Hudson
Roles Mayor's Doorman
Rating65% 3.2996253.2996253.2996253.2996253.299625
Five years after saving New York City from the demi-god Gozer, the Ghostbusters—Egon Spengler, Ray Stantz, Peter Venkman, and Winston Zeddemore—have gone their separate ways after having been sued by the city for property damage and barred from investigating the supernatural, forcing them out of business. Ray owns an occult bookstore and works as an unpopular children's entertainer with Winston, Egon works in a laboratory on the Columbia University campus, conducting experiments into human emotion, and Peter hosts a pseudo-psychic television show. Peter's former girlfriend Dana Barrett has had a son, Oscar, with a violinist that she married then divorced when he received an offer to join the London Symphony Orchestra. In order to take care of her baby, Dana quit her former cellist profession and now works as a restorer at the fictional Manhattan Museum of Art, working to prepare a malevolent-looking portrait of a legendary sixteenth-century tyrant named Vigo the Carpathian of Moldavia for an upcoming exhibition.
Krush Groove, 1h37
Directed by Michael Schultz
Genres Drama, Comedy, Musical, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Hip hop films, Musical films
Actors Blair Underwood, Rick Rubin, Lisa Gay Hamilton, LL Cool J, Richard Gant, Bobby Brown
Rating63% 3.1983.1983.1983.1983.198
In the movie, Russell Walker has signed all of the hottest acts to his Krush Groove record label, including Run-D.M.C., Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Hyde (Alonzo Brown), and Kurtis Blow. Rick Rubin produces their records. When Run-D.M.C. has a hit record and Russell doesn't have the money to press records, he borrows money from a street hustler. At the same time, Russell and his brother Run are both competing for the heart of R&B singer-percussionist Sheila E. Also appearing in the film are LL Cool J, the Beastie Boys, New Edition, the Fat Boys and some of their songs, as well as others from the likes of Chaka Khan, Debbie Harry, and the Gap Band. Members of the R&B group Full Force also make a cameo in the film as bodyguards.


Death Race
Death Race (2008)
, 1h45
Directed by Paul W.S. Anderson
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Thriller, Action
Themes Prison films, Sports films, Transport films, Films about automobiles, Films set in the future, Auto racing films, Political films, Road movies, Dystopian films, Chase films
Actors Jason Statham, Joan Allen, Tyrese Gibson, Ian McShane, Natalie Martinez, Max Ryan
Roles Stunts
Rating63% 3.1988353.1988353.1988353.1988353.198835
In 2012, the economy of the US completely collapses, causing unemployment and crime rates to skyrocket, and a sharp increase of convicted criminals, which leads to privatized prisons for profit. Hennessey (Joan Allen) is the warden of Terminal Island Penitentiary, as which she earns her profits from the pay-per-view broadcast of a modern gladiator game called "Death Race," with the prisoners as the players.