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Avery Brooks

Avery Franklin Brooks (born October 2, 1948) is an American actor, jazz musician, opera singer and college professor. Brooks is perhaps best known for his television roles as Benjamin Sisko on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and as Hawk on Spenser: For Hire and its spinoff A Man Called Hawk. Description above from the Wikipedia article Avery Brooks, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Oct 2, 1948 In Evansville, Indiana, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Solomon Northup's Odyssey 1984-12-11
Latest Project:
Movie What We Left Behind: Looking Back at Star Trek: Deep Space Nine 2018-10-12
Known For
Movie What We Left Behind: Looking Back at Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Himself 2018-10-12
Movie The Captains Himself 2011-07-22
Movie For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots Narrator (voice) 2010-01-01
Movie Star Trek: Beyond the Final Frontier Himself 2007-02-19
Movie Trials and Tribble-ations: Uniting Two Legends Himself 2003-01-01
Movie Deep Space Nine: A Bold Beginning Himself 2003-02-25
Movie 15 Minutes Detective Leon Jackson 2001-03-01
Movie The Big Hit Paris 1998-04-24
Movie American History X Sweeney 1998-07-01
Movie The New Explorers: The Science of Star Trek Himself 1995-01-18
Movie Spenser: A Savage Place Hawk 1995-05-20
Movie Star Trek: Deep Space Nine - The Way of the Warrior Benjamin Sisko 1995-10-02
Movie Spenser: Pale Kings and Princes Hawk 1994-01-02
Movie Spenser: The Judas Goat Hawk 1994-12-01
Series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine Benjamin Sisko 1993-01-03
Movie Spenser: Ceremony Hawk 1993-07-23
Series A Man Called Hawk 1989-01-28
Movie Roots: The Gift Cletus Moyer 1988-12-11
Movie Uncle Tom's Cabin Uncle Tom 1987-06-14
Movie Finnegan Begin Again Dude on Bus 1985-02-24
Series Spenser: For Hire Hawk 1985-09-20
Movie Solomon Northup's Odyssey Solomon Northup 1984-12-11