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Clancy Brown

Clarence J. "Clancy" Brown III (born January 5, 1959 height 6' 3½" (1,92 m)) is an American film, television and voice actor. He is known for his live-action roles as Captain Byron Hadley in the award-winning The Shawshank Redemption; The Kurgan in the film Highlander; Brother Justin Crowe in HBO's critically acclaimed Carnivàle and Career Sergeant Zim in Starship Troopers. Brown is most famous for providing the voices of animated characters such as Mr. Eugene H. Krabs in the animated series SpongeBob SquarePants; Lex Luthor throughout various DC projects; Captain Black and Ratso in Jackie Chan Adventures; Otto in Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go!; Dr. Neo Cortex in the original Crash Bandicoot video games and Savage Opress in Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Early life Brown was born in Urbana, Ohio in 1959 and had an older sister Beth (1958–1965). Their mother Joyce (née Eldridge) was a conductor, composer, and concert pianist. Their father Clarence J. "Bud" Brown, Jr. helped manage the Brown Publishing Company, the family-owned newspaper business started by Clancy's grandfather, Congressman Clarence J. Brown. From 1965 to 1983 Bud Brown also served as a US Congressman, and later as chairman of the board of Brown Publishing. The family operated the business until 2010.Brown graduated from St. Albans School in Washington, D.C., as his family lived there much of the time when his father served in Congress. He earned a scholarship to Northwestern University, where he became a member of the Sigma Chi Fraternity. Brown is often cast in roles of villains or authority figures. His career has tended to alternate among mainstream TV/cable; major-studio and independent-studio movies; and a large repertoire of voice work for animated and video game roles. Personal life Brown has been married to Jeanne Johnson since 1993; they have a son and daughter.

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Jan 5, 1959 In Urbana, Ohio, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Love, Lies and Murder 1991-02-16
Latest Project:
Series Battle Force: Andromeda 2018
Known For
Series Battle Force: Andromeda 2018
Movie Thor: Ragnarok Surtur (voice) 2017-10-25
Series Tangled: The Series King Frederic (voice) 2017-03-24
Movie Tangled: Before Ever After King Frederic (voice) 2017-03-10
Series The Deep End Hart Sterling 2010-01-21
Series The Spectacular Spider-Man George Stacy 2008-03-08
Series A.T.O.M. 2005-08-27
Series Carnivàle Brother Justin 2003-09-14
Series Spider-Man: The New Animated Series Policeman / Raymond 2003-07-11
Series Lloyd in Space 2001-02-03
Series Heavy Gear 2001-09-22
Series Justice League Lex Luthor 2001-11-17
Series Voltron: The Third Dimension 1998-09-12
Series The Legend of Calamity Jane 1997-09-13
Series Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm 1996-09-21
Series Superman: The Animated Series Lex Luthor (voice) 1996-09-06
Series Mighty Ducks 1996-09-06
Series Earth 2 John Danziger 1994-11-06
Movie Cadena perpètua Captain Byron T. Hadley 1994-09-23
Series Love, Lies and Murder David Brown 1991-02-16