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Randy Brooks is a Actor American born on 30 january 1950 at New York City (USA)

Randy Brooks

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Nationality USA
Birth 30 january 1950 (70 years) at New York City (USA)

Frederick Randolph "Randy" Brooks (born January 30, 1950) is an American television and film actor known for his role as a L.A.P.D. Detective Holdaway in the 1992 hit cult film Reservoir Dogs. Brooks also starred in the 1988 hit drama film Colors.

Brooks is also well known in the soap opera community; he starred on Generations in 1990 as Eric Royal, on The Young and the Restless as Nathan Hastings from 1992–95, on Another World as Marshall Lincoln Kramer from 1994–95, and on All My Children as Hayes Grady in 1996.

He has starred in a couple of short-lived television series, including Brothers and Sisters in 1979, The Renegades in 1983, and Emerald Point N.A.S. in 1983.

Brooks has made many guest appearances on many television shows, including One Day at a Time, The Fall Guy, In the Heat of the Night, The White Shadow, Hill Street Blues, 21 Jump Street, and Judging Amy. He had a recurring role as Arthur Leeds on The West Wing.

He was previously married to Karyn Parsons.

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Filmography of Randy Brooks (11 films)

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Redemption (2002)
, 1h26
Origin USA
Genres Action, Crime
Actors Don Wilson (kickboxeur), Chris Penn, Cynthia Rothrock, James Russo, Richard Norton, Sam J. Jones
Roles Phillips
Rating51% 2.569842.569842.569842.569842.56984
Chef d'un commando d'élite de la police, John Sato prend tous les risques dans ses missions, au péril de sa vie et de celle de ses partenaires. Quand l'un d'eux est tué, il n'a plus le choix; il doit rendre son insigne. Le début d'une descente aux enfers qui conduit l'ancien policier déchu à Tony Leggio, un gangster dont il devient le lieutenant. Hier flic, aujourd'hui de l'autre côté de la barrière, John Sato arrive à son point de non retour.
Reservoir Dogs, 1h39
Directed by Quentin Tarantino
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Mob film, Crime
Themes Medical-themed films, Psychologie, Films about psychiatry, Heist films, Gangster films, Escroquerie
Actors Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Chris Penn, Steve Buscemi, Lawrence Tierney, Michael Madsen
Roles Detective Holdaway
Rating82% 4.1494654.1494654.1494654.1494654.149465
Eight men eat breakfast at a Los Angeles diner before their planned diamond heist, most of them unknown to each other. Six of them use aliases: Mr. Blonde, Mr. Blue, Mr. Brown, Mr. Orange, Mr. Pink, and Mr. White. With them are mob boss Joe Cabot, the organizer of the heist, and his son/underboss, "Nice Guy" Eddie Cabot. During the course of the film, the major characters are sporadically introduced by subtitles (e.g., "Mr. White") and their character backstories are explored in subsequent, non-linear fashion.
Defenseless, 1h44
Directed by Martin Campbell
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Actors Barbara Hershey, Sam Shepard, J. T. Walsh, John Kapelos, Mary Beth Hurt, Sheree North
Roles Monroe
Rating58% 2.9042.9042.9042.9042.904
Lawyer T.K. represents Steven Seldes who claims he is innocent of involvement in making under-age porn movies. He is also her lover, so when she meets his wife things are awkward for her - he didn't say he was married and his wife turns out to be an old student friend. Next day she confronts him at his office and a fight ensues in which she injures him. When she returns later on, she finds Steven is dead, and has been stabbed 18 times.
La preuve par 9 mm, 1h36
Origin USA
Genres Action
Actors Jane Badler, Julia Montgomery, Randy Brooks, Renée O'Connor, Marco Perella, Bill Bolender
Roles The Afrikan
Rating51% 2.5705552.5705552.5705552.5705552.570555
À la mort de son frère, Travis découvre qu'il trafiquait de la drogue. Avant sa mort, il aurait caché une tonne de cocaïne que deux bandes convoitent. Pour forcer Travis à donner la cachette de la drogue, on kidnappe son amie et sa fille.
Colors (1988)
, 2h
Directed by Dennis Hopper
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Hip hop films, Buddy films, Gangster films
Actors Sean Penn, Robert Duvall, Don Cheadle, Damon Wayans, María Conchita Alonso, Randy Brooks
Roles Ron Delaney
Rating66% 3.348893.348893.348893.348893.34889
Two white cops, Bob "Uncle Bob" Hodges (Robert Duvall) a respected, 19-year LAPD veteran and rookie officer Danny McGavin (Sean Penn) have just been teamed together in the C.R.A.S.H. unit that patrols East L.A. and South central.
Assassination, 1h45
Directed by Peter Hunt
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action
Themes Political films
Actors Charles Bronson, Jill Ireland, Stephen Elliott, Michael Ansara, Frank Zagarino, Kathryn Leigh Scott
Roles Tyler Loudermilk
Rating52% 2.6043252.6043252.6043252.6043252.604325
Jay Killian (Charles Bronson) is a senior member of the Secret Service. On the day before the Inauguration of the new president, Killian has just returned from a six-month sick leave. He is given a new assignment: to protect the First Lady, Lara Royce Craig (Jill Ireland).
8 Million Ways to Die, 1h55
Directed by Hal Ashby
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Action, Crime
Actors Jeff Bridges, Rosanna Arquette, Alexandra Paul, Andy García, Randy Brooks, James Avery
Roles Willie 'Chance' Walker
Rating57% 2.8995552.8995552.8995552.8995552.899555
An alcoholic Los Angeles Sheriff's Deputy, Matt Scudder (Bridges), takes part in a drug bust that results in his fatal shooting of a small-time dealer in front of the man's wife and kids. Scudder ends up in a drunk ward, suffering from booze and blackouts, ending his career, his marriage, and jeopardizing his relationship with his daughter.
Senior Trip, 1h36
Directed by Kenneth Johnson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Scott Baio, Faye Grant, Randy Brooks, Peter Coffield, Mickey Rooney, Liz Callaway
Roles David
Rating51% 2.553512.553512.553512.553512.55351
A group of graduating students from a mid-western high school comes to New York City on a trip to celebrate the impending end of school. The students include: Roger Ellis, an ambitious teen aiming for success in big business; David, an aspiring rock star; Judy Matheson, a stagestruck coed actress wannabe; Denise, a free-spirited girl hoping to obtain a degree of sophistication; Fred, a lotharo looking for any Big City woman to be with; and Jon Lipton, a would-be artist hoping to make it big. Mickey Rooney also appears briefly as himself during the backstage scene at the play.
Halls of Anger, 1h36
Directed by Paul Bogart
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Themes Films about education
Actors Calvin Lockhart, Jeff Bridges, Janet MacLachlan, Edward Asnere, Rob Reiner, Ta-Tanisha
Roles Sabin
Rating59% 2.9564652.9564652.9564652.9564652.956465
A predominantly black high school is integrated by white students and trouble follows.