Mostly Credited As: Barry Brown
Birth Name: Donald Barry Brown
Date Of Birth: April 19, 1951 (Age 27)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: San Jose, California
Date Of Death: June 27, 1978
Cause Of Death: Suicide by gunshot (Silver Lake, CA)
Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)
Barry Brown got his first television role in 1970, appearing in an episode of Then Came Bronson. He went on to achieve some success with appearances in films like Daisy Miller and Bad Company. He had numerous television appearances on popular shows including Marcus Welby, M.D., Barnaby Jones and Rhoda. His last role was in the made-for-tv movie Lawman Without a Gun starring Louis Gossett Jr. which was aired after Brown's death.
According to his brother, James Brown, their dysfunctional family was troubled by crime, alcoholism and drug addiction. Barry and his sister, actress Marilyn Brown, both committed suicide.