Andre Braugher Star Of ‘Homicide: Life On The Street’, ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ Dies After ‘Brief Illness’ …. ‘Respiratory Issues’!!

Tiffany Brockworth |

Two-time Emmy Award winning actor Andre Braugher has died. The star of hit tv series, including Homicide: Life on the Street, Men of a Certain Age and Brooklyn Nine-Nine was 61. Andre’s first film role came alongside Matthew Broderick and Denzel Washington in the Ed Zwick-directed Glory. He died on Monday after a brief illness.

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What type of illness? What happened? So far the family has been silent … but Media take Out spoke with a person who knew the actor and we’re told that Andre has been having respiratory issues for a while.

It’s not clear if those issues were associated with his demise.

Andre was an American actor, best known for his roles as Detective Frank Pembleton in the police drama series Homicide: Life on the Street (1993–1999), used car salesman Owen Thoreau Jr. in the comedy-drama series Men of a Certain Age (2009–2011), and Captain Raymond Holt in the police comedy series Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013–2021).

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For his television work, Braugher received two Primetime Emmy Awards from eleven nominations, as well as two Golden Globe Award nominations. He had supporting roles in films such as Glory (1989), Primal Fear (1996), City of Angels (1998), Frequency (2000), Duets (2000), Poseidon (2006), The Mist (2007), Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007), Salt (2010), The Gambler (2014), and She Said (2022). Braugher also appeared in numerous series such as Thief, The Good Fight, BoJack Horseman, House, and New Girl.

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