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Old February 28 2014, 08:57 AM   #71
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Re: Is Avery Brooks a good actor?

I just found out today Brooks played Solomon Northup (12 Years A Slave) first, back in a 1980s film for PBS directed by Gordon Parks. Ashamed haven't seen it yet but will do asap.


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Yes. To echo what was being said upthread, Brooks is a highly eccentric person, and although the emotional scenes are often overwrought, for the most part he plays the character as extremely level headed, considered and commanding of respect, and he does a great job of it.
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Is Avery Brooks a good actor?
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I love Avery's acting. What a bland world we would live in if every actor had the same style.
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