Avery Brooks

Avery Brooks

Avery Franklin Brooks is an American actor, director, and occasional singer. He is best known for his television roles as Benjamin Sisko on 'Star Trek: Deep Space Nine', as Hawk on 'Spenser: For Hire' and its spinoff 'A Man Called Hawk', and as Dr. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Avery Brooks has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1991 Ceremony. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2002 with an average of 315 views per program. Most common tag: African Americans.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 1991 - Present Actor Videos: 3

Recent Appearances

  • Lincoln Birthday Tribute

    Lincoln Birthday Tribute

    First lady Laura Bush welcomed dignitaries and representatives of Ford’s Theatre and talked about President Lincoln’s love of the performing arts. She noted…

  • A Celebration of Zora Neale Hurston

    A Celebration of Zora Neale Hurston

    Carla Kaplan was joined by actors Avery Brooks and Phyllis Yvonne Stickney and authors Jill Nelson and Brian Keith Jackson…

  • New Members Swearing-In

    New Members Swearing-In

    Thurgood Marshall, Thomas Foley, and Bill Cosby gave short remarks before the ceremonial swearing in of the new members of…

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