(Los Angeles) --- Actor Ro Brooks has a lot going on! The TV show which he stars in OWN-Tyler Perry’s, The Haves and The Have Nots, will have its season finale on Tues., March 24. He’s currently starring in a National United States Marine Corps commercial, “The Land We Love” coupled with starring in the new film “Mysterious Ways” with Wendy Raquel Robinson (The Game) and Gary Dourban (Being Mary Jane). Mysterious Ways releases on April 21 and available on DVD everywhere.
Brooks can also be seen in; El Rey Network’s “Matador,” Toyota Avalon commercial with Idris Elba, and “Squatters,” a film with Richard Dreyfuss.
Fans can look forward to seeing Brooks in “The Congregation,” (Spring 2015).
Viewers can remember on The Haves and The Have Nots, when Brooks (Michael) met Hanna (Crystal R. Fox) at the same Hospital Benny, Hanna’s son was in and learned that his six-year old granddaughter Lizzie had been hit and killed by the same person who hit Benny in an hit-and-run car accident. Both experienced the pain of losing someone they held dear, even if momentarily and had understood what the other was going through.
Brooks has worked on numerous films, television shows and commercials including: Transformers Revenge of the Fallen and A Beautiful Soul. Television shows include: FX’s Sons of Anarchy, Showtime’s Shameless, FOX’s Brooklyn Nine Nine and 24, CBS’s CSI New York, critically acclaimed HBO’s The Wire and many others.
Now an accomplished author, Brooks has written a book entitled How To Go From Extra To ACTOR: The aspiring actors guide to stardom. His second edition updates and revises material in this pocket guide to success in the film and television industry. www.FromExtraToActor.com
With a music background, Brooks welcomed acting in music videos as the love interest of Syleena Johnson and Lil' Mo to working with such artist as, 50 Cent, JustinTimberlake, Lil’ Wayne, TI, Jill Scott, Young Jeezy, Ice Cube, Snoop Dog, Master P. and others.
“It continues to be an awesome experience working with Tyler Perry and the cast of THHNs,” said Brooks. “Tyler is a great director, he's an actors director. HAHNs has the best cast on TV right now.”