Bryan Neathway Brown, AM (born 23 June 1947) is an Australian actor. Brown was born in Sydney, the son of John (Jack) Brown and Molly Brown, a house cleaner who worked as a pianist in the early days of the Langshaw School of Ballet. He grew up in the south-western Sydney suburb of Panania and began working at AMP as an actuarial student. He started to act in amateur theatre performances, where he discovered a passion for acting. Brown went to England in 1964, eventually winning minor roles at the Old Vic. He returned to Australia and became a member of the Genesian Theatre, Sydney. He appeared in Colleen Clifford's production of A Man for All Seasons, before joining the Queensland Theatre Company.
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