Mostly Credited As: Cleavant Derricks
Date Of Birth: May 15, 1953 (Age 63)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Knoxville, Tennessee
Height: 6' (1.82 m)
Cleavant Derricks is an American actor/musician, and was born on May 15, 1963 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Derricks is best known for his role as Rembrandt "Cryin' Man" Brown on the sci-fi cult classic Sliders. The part allowed Derricks to not only flex his acting muscles but also display his musical talents. Cleavant has appeared in some films, but has mostly kept to TV throughout his 30-plus year career. Some of his other credits include guest spots on The Bernie Mac Show, Charmed, L.A. Law, A Different World, Roseanne and Moonlighting.