Avery Brooks is a polished American director, actor, educator, and a dynamic singer with great potential and self-power. The man is widely appreciated for his remarkable appearance on the television series as ‘Star Trek: Deep Space Nine’, ‘A Man Called Hawk’, and the ‘Spenser: For Hire’. Brooks has also featured in a number of films such as ‘Uncle Tom’s Cabin’, ‘American History X’, ‘The Ernest Green Story’, ‘Roots the Gift’, and other notable ones. Therefore, let’s find out more about how much Avery Brooks’ net worth in 2018.
Avery Brooks Early Life
Avery was born on 2 October 1948 in Indiana in the United States, and thus he was born with American nationality. Originally, Avery Brooks was born with the name as ‘Avery Franklin Brooks’. Brooks was born to father ‘Samuel Brooks’ who was a union officer by profession and mother ‘Eva Lydia Brooks’ was a music teacher and a choral conductor by profession. Avery Brooks got his singing inspiration from his grandfather ‘Samuel Travis Crawford’ who was a remarkable singer of that era. On the other hand, Brooks’ mother ‘Eva Lydia’ was into signing and music with a well-experienced degree from the ‘Northwestern University’.
Soon afterwards, Brooks’s entire house was full of musical instruments as he belonged to music background. Brooks’ entire family was connected to music in some other way as his father ‘Samuel Brooks’ was a choir wings and on the other hand, Brooks’ uncle ‘Samuel Travis Crawford’ was connected to a musical band as ‘Delta Rhythm Boys’. Brook did his college from the ‘Oberlin College’ and ‘Indiana University’. In 1976, Avery Brooks completed his MFA and B.A. studies from the ‘Rutgers University’. Presently, Brook is residing in the city of ‘New Jersey’.
Avery Brook Career
Avery got his first major breakthrough from the television series ‘Spenser: For Hire’ which got released in the year 1985 under the ABC network where he played the character of a detective as ‘Hawk’.
In 1989, Avery featured in another television series as ‘A Man Called Hawk’.
Brook also featured in the series of films as ‘Spenser: The Judas Goat and Spenser: A Savage Place’, ‘Spenser: Ceremony’, and lastly the ‘Spenser: Pale Kings and Princes’.
Brook got a great chance to feature in a television series ‘Star Trek: Deep Space Nine’ which is basically a science fiction television series.
Brook featured in television drama film as ‘The Mod Squad’.
Brook also featured in a spy series as ‘I Spy’ which used to air on the NBC Network.
Next, Brook featured in a series as ‘Far Beyond the Star’.
Brooks other notable works are presented in various other projects as ‘Twelve Years a Slave’, ‘Happily Ever After Fairy Tales for Every Child’, ‘The Big Hit’, ‘Half Slave, Half Free: Solomon Northup’s Odyssey’, and others.
In addition to this, Brook in association with Lester Bowie, Butch Morris, and Jon Hendricks has given their first stage appearance as a singer.
Brook has also given remarkable work excellence in the field of theatre where he appeared and featured for various popular plays in the United States.
Awards and Achievements
In the year 1997, Avery Brooks was awarded the ‘OFTA Television Award’ in the category of ‘Best Actor in a Syndicated Series’ for the television series ‘Star Trek: Deep Space Nine’.
Net Worth of Avery Brooks
Hence, significantly Brooks has shown a great growth both in television and films which has fetched him an unfathomable net fortune which highly noteworthy and significant to imagine. Therefore, the total net worth of Avery Brooks is about $60 million approximately.
The man has given his life to the entertainment industry which has significantly fetched him blooming prosperity with notable appreciation and popularity. He has got numerous fan followers who loved his work immensely and rejoice to watch his works over and over again.