Andre Braugher - Quotes

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They're mutually incompatible I feel; being a wise thief and a wise father.

They're mutually incompatible I feel; being a wise thief and a wise father.

Cops and robbers resemble each other, so there's not a lot to learn in terms of learning the logistics of committing the crime or investigating the crime. ---->>>

My family life and my ideals, my commitment to the community and to other people - all people - has been improved. I think less about myself and more about my community today. ---->>>

For me the march was a labor - a labor of love - but I was busy handing out flyers for the National Association of Black Social Workers, so I really wasn't standing in the crowd listening and observing. I was busy. ---->>>

I was a child when the March on Washington led by Martin Luther King occurred, and I wanted to hear what was going on. I wanted to be a part of it. I wanted to contribute in the best way I possibly could. ---->>>

It was good to travel to the other side of the world.

It was good to travel to the other side of the world.

I worked with people I admire; Josh Lucas, who I'd worked with many many years ago on a pilot called The Class of 61 and Kurt Russell, and so there were a variety of different people that I enjoyed working with. ---->>>

Often times people complain about the lack of time in television, but I have to say, you don't have any more time to film in feature films then you do in television. It's just a question of how many scenes you'll be doing in the course of a day. ---->>>

To me, the psychology behind the character is critical. So I work very hard to get into the mind of the man that I'm going to be playing, because number one, I want to understand why he's doing what he's doing. It's essential, it's absolutely essential. ---->>>

But only if I believe that my directing talents will improve the material I'd be working on. I want to make sure I don't sacrifice beautiful material on the altar of my direction. ---->>>

And I thought that was the best way for me to participate, because standing in the crowd and listening is a fantastic education, but it's not my nature. I need to be involved. So I did that instead. ---->>>

I'm always a fan of a good horror film. ---->>>

I'm not a good enough singer to pull off the effect. ---->>>

If the story's interesting and it's a compelling script, I'd be thrilled to be a part of it. ---->>>

If you go back to the Conan the Barbarian series, I really liked that. ---->>>

So I think what you see in this show is it's really not a just world at all, but you get what you give. So in terms of world view, I would say that's where the differences lie. ---->>>

The only dangerous scene is when James Cromwell put a stake in my chest. But other than that, it turned out to be quite a punch. I didn't think much of it. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 07-01, 1962
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Occupation: Actor

Andre Keith Braugher (; born July 1, 1962) is an American actor. He is best known for his Emmy-winning role as Detective Frank Pembleton on Homicide: Life on the Street from 1993 to 1998 and again in the 2000 made-for-TV film, as well as his roles as Owen Thoreau Jr. on the TNT show Men of a Certain Age, and Captain Raymond Holt on the Golden Globe-winning comedy series Brooklyn Nine-Nine (wikipedia)