Sterling K. Brown is more ubiquitously known for his Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning turn as Randall Pearson in the acclaimed family-drama series, This is Us.
In This is Us, Brown plays the devoted son and super-dad, Randall Pearson, which is not far from how he is in real life. Brown is a married father of two. The 6' hunk of 43 years is also a huge figure on Instagram and has over a million Instagram followers.
Here are seven facts about Sterling K. Brown:
The year was 1998; Sterling was a freshman at Stanford college when he met and fell in love with actress Ryan Michelle Bathe. Their romance continued intermittently all the way through college before they officially got married in June 2007.
They have two sons together, Andrew Jason Sterling Brown, and Amare Michael Ryan Christian Brown.
There are few people on the planet who haven't watched This is Us, and fewer people still, who haven't watched Sterling K. Brown's revelatory turn as Randall Pearson in the show.
He plays one of the three Pearson siblings (and the only adopted one) around whose lives the show is centered. He joins an ensemble cast of Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, and Chris Sullivan, among others.
For his portrayal, he has swept the award ceremonies and his accolades include a Primetime Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award.
Following the overwhelming popularity of This is Us, and Sterling's popularity as the show's mainstay, he was able to land a role in the primarily-black-cast of the 2018 Marvel Cinematic Universe superhero movie, Black Panther.
Sterling played the antagonist N'Jobu in the movie.
Sterling continued to ride the wave of his popularity with his voice-over work in the 2019 sequel to the 2013 animated fantasy adventure movie, Frozen, Frozen II.
He played Lieutenant Destin Mattias, the King's guard and sworn protector of the kingdom of Arendelle, in the acclaimed 3D movie.
Before he became a household name after his mainstream exposure from This is Us, Sterling was working his way up from the bottom. He made small appearances in TV shows like Supernatural, Boston Legal, NCIS, The Mentalist, Masters of Se*, Castle, and Criminal Minds.
Sterling's first Primetime Emmy Award came when he embodied the role of Christopher Darden in the drama miniseries, The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story.
Sterling has amassed a massive following on Instagram under the handle @sterlingkbrown. His following on the platform stands at 1.3 million as of February 2020.
As of February 2020, Sterling K. Brown's net worth stands at $10 million. An esteemed actor, he has acting credits in such TV series as Supernatural, Boston Legal, NCIS, The Mentalist, Masters of Se*, Castle, and Criminal Minds, and The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story. He has also appeared in movies like Mojave, Black Panther, and Frozen II.
The lion's share of his whopping net worth comes from his stint as Randall in This is Us. His earning for 2018 reported that his per-episode income for This is Us was $250k.