Warren BrownPlays Tom Bailey
Following his performance in the BAFTA Award-winning three-part event Occupation, appearing opposite Stephen Graham, illustrious actor Warren Brown went on to star alongside Idris Elba as DS Ripley, the role for which he became most well-known, in the BBC’s multi-award-winning series Luther. Brown received a nomination in 2014 for a Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor for his portrayal.
Among his other television starring credits – namely, By Any Means, written by Tony Jordan, Inside Men alongside Steven Mackintosh, and King for a Term, a single-episode comic drama written and directed by Idris Elba – came the incomparable BBC mini-series Good Cop. Here he brought a breathtaking performance which was received with critical acclaim, and the show was awarded the RTS Award for Best Drama.
In addition to his television work, Brown has starred in the Miramax/Marathon Films feature Captain Webb and in the forthcoming independent feature Cargo, which premiered at the Miami Film Festival earlier this year, ahead of its international release.
In 2016, Brown made his London stage debut as Kent in Neil LaBute’s Reasons to Be Happy, directed by Mike Attenborough at Hampstead Theatre.
Brown will star in the highly-anticipated reboot of the Emmy®-nominated series Strike Back for Sky/HBO Cinemax.
Other credits include Kicking Off, Genesis, Homefront, Single Father, Criminal Justice, Accused, Moving On, and Dead Set.