Clancy Brown – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Clancy Brown American Actor
Clancy Brown

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Nickname Clancy
Gender Male
Age 64 years old (in 2023)
Date of Birth January 5, 1959
Real Name Clarence John
Profession Actor
Nationality American
Birthplace Urbana, Ohio, United States
Religion Not Known
Zodiac Sign Capricorn

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Body Measurements 38-35-13 Inches
Height 6 Feet 2 Inches (1.89 m)
Weight 85 kg (188.lbs)
Waist 35 Inches
Hair Color White
Eye Color Dark Brown
Shoe Size 9 US

Clancy Brown aka Clarence John (born on January 5, 1959) in Urbana, Ohio, U.S. He is an American film, television, and dubbing actor.


Brown started his acting career in 1983. He made his first debut film, “Bad Boys” in 1983. He played the role of Rawhide in “The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension” in 1984. In 1985, he starred as Weasel in the “Thunder Alley”.

In the same year, Clancy Brown performed as Viktor in “The Bride”. He has worked in many films and series, including The Dukes of Hazzard (1983), China Beach (1990), Love, Lies, and Murder (1991), and more.

Brown is best known for his characters as The Kurgan in “Highlander” (1986). After that, he starred as Captain Byron Hadley in The Shawshank Redemption (1994). He performed as Sergeant Charles Zim in Starship Troopers (1997). From 2003 to 2005, he played the role of Brother Justin Crowe on the HBO series Carnivàle.

In 2020, he performed as Stanley Thomas in “Promising Young Woman”. Brown has also given voice to the fictional characters, including Mr. Krabs, SpongeBob SquarePants (1999–present). He also dubbed the character Lex Luthor in the DC Animated Universe and various other DC media, and the fictional character Doctor Neo Cortex and Uka-Uka in the Crash Bandicoot franchise (1997-2003).

After that, he dubbed the fictional supervillain Surtur in Thor: Ragnarok (2017) and the video game character Hank Anderson in Detroit: Become Human (2018).

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Clancy Brown has worked in John Wick: Chapter 4, Thor Ragnarok, Green Lantern, The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run, and Promising Young Woman.

Clancy Brown Education

College: Northwestern University/college

Clancy Brown Career

Profession: Actor

Net Worth: $3 million

Family & Relatives

Father: Bud Brown

Mother: Joyce Eldridge

Brother: Roy Brown

Sister: Kate Brown, Beth Brown

Marital Status: Married

Wife: Jeanne Johnson (m. 1993)

No. of Children: 2

Son: James Ransom Johnson-Brown

Daughter: Rose Beth Brown

Past Relationships:

Cathryn de Prume
Laura Innes
Sheryl Lee

Clancy Brown Favorites

Hobbies: Not Known

Favorite Food: Processed Food

Favorite Color: Blue

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