Emmy Awards winning actor, Sterling K. Brown is best known to appear in the movie Black Panther and The Predator. Who says that despite facing relationship problems before one cannot move along? He is happily married to his college sweetheart Ryan Michelle Bathe.

Despite being separated for several years and facing problems in their relationship, Brown still believed that Ryan is the one whom he wanted to be with and here they are married and living happily with their children. His fans are eager to know how is the life of Sterling these days so here we are to shares some information with you.

Actor Sterling K. Brown Married His Long-Time Girlfriend; Had Some Relationship Problems Before?

The American actor, Sterling K. Brown is best known for his roles in famous movies like Black Panther as N'Jobu and Marshall as Joseph Spell. He is married to his college sweetheart, Ryan Michelle Bathe.


Sterling with his beloved wife Ryan
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The couple met at Standford University and starred together in a University play. Turned out to be that the couple was born and raised in the same neighborhood.

Sterling once said in an interview,

"We found out that we were both from St. Louis. We didn't know that we were both from St. Louis, like, our parents went to rival high schools. We were born in the same hospital. Like, we were friends"

The couple tied the knot in 2007 and has been together for 11 years. They share two children, both sons, Andrew and Amare.

The couple even starred together in the Lifetime Series, Army Wives and This is Us. Looks like the couple has some pretty hard times in their relationship.

Sterling once said they had multiple breakups and a three year period separation. But Ryan moved to Los Angeles and things got good and they tried the long-distance relationship which turned out to be pretty well. 


Brown shares two children with his wife
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Despite having several problems in their past, they are happy with their lives now and support each other in every way possible.

The actor is currently starring at This is Us of which season 2 just ended and season 3 is about to release TV this fall.

Sterling K. Brown's Career:

Sterling K. Brown used to perform in regional theatre at the beginning after graduating from college and has appeared in several television shows since then including ER, Boston Legal, Supernatural, Alian and several others.

He also appeared in the movies, Stay alongside Ewan McGregor, Brown Sugar alongside Taye Diggs and others as well. He got a recurring role at the TV series, Supernatural where he portrayed the character of Gordon Walker.


Brown starring in the series This is Us
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His big break was in the FX miniseries, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story as the character of Christopher Darden for which he got the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in 2016.

He is since screening in the show This is Us for and became the first African-American actor to win a Golden Globe for the best actor in the drama category.

In the same year, he also became the first African-American actor to win a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a male actor and also appeared in the movie Black Panther.

Sterling K. Brown: Quick Facts


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  • He was born on April 5, 1976 (age: 42).
  • He was born in St. Louis, MO.
  • He graduated from Stanford University with a degree in acting in 1998.
  • His father passed away when he was 10.
  • He worked as a dishwasher at a country club and as a maintenance guy in a lumberyard.
  • His mother's name is Aralean Banks Brown.
  • He has 4 siblings, two brothers, and two sisters.
  • He keeps his Emmys in his garage.
  • His birth sign is Aries.
  • He stands at the height of 6 ft and weighs about 80 kgs.
  • His net worth is estimated to be $4 million according to Celebrity Net Worth.