Orlando Brown is a popular American singer, actor, voice actor and rapper who is best known for portraying the role of Eddie Thomas in the popular Disney television series “That’s so raven.”
Orlando Brown was born on December 04, 1987 in Los Angeles, California to a normal middle-class family. While there is little to no information about the early life of his actor and singer, the only thing that’s known to the media is that he belongs to an American-African ethnicity.
He has been part of the cast of a number of other shows as well which has helped him shape up his career the way it stands today. There have been a number of ups and downs all through his career, but his fame is not something that’s unheard of. Brown has always considered him as a man popular with the ladies and likes to flaunt his abilities.
Brown always wanted to pursue acting as a career right from a very young age. It was finally around 7 years of age when he started attending acting training classes to learn more about the field and perfect him. He definitely went out of his way and snagged the role of Tiger in the movie American Military comedy which was released in 1995, at the mere age of 7.
Not just acting on the big screen, he has even worked behind the scenes and did a number of voice overs for characters. One of the most notable ones being that of Sticky Webb’s voice in popular television series The Proud Family. It was later in 2003 that he bagged the role of Edward or popularly known as Eddie Thomas on the popular supernatural television show “That’s So Raven.” It was this role as Raven’s best friend that gained him a lot of popularity over the industry.
Not just that, he was also part of the cast of 99 episodes of the same show on a stretch which was definitely a lot contributing to his acting career. He mainly worked alongside Raven Symone and Rondell Sheridan. Apart from that’s so Raven, Brown has also been part of the cast of two of a Kind, Waynehead, Max Keeble’s Big Movie and Eddie’s Million Dollar Cook-Off.
While his acting career sure did take off after all the roles that he portrayed, he wanted to explore a different side to his life. This was when he wanted to give his singing a chance. Till date, Brown has released two albums, Trade It All which was released in 2006 and F**k my fame which was later released 10 years later in 2016. Apart from the albums, he has also done a number of collaborations with some of the most prominent singers namely Akon, Sean Kingston, T-Pain, Rayven Justice, TravStar, Pimp C. Raven Symone and much more.
Brown has been rumored to have been dating popular American singer and actress Anneliese van der Pol during the time that was filming for That’s So Raven in 2001. It was later informed that they broke up in 2003. Following that, Brown has also been linked with a few other co-stars, Madison Pettis, Kyle Massey and Raven Symone being just a few of them.
It was on February 29, 2016, that he was finally evicted and arrested because of his charges of “misdemeanor.” He was also charged with possession of drugs and intent to sell which was the final and the last straw.
As of 2017, Orlando Brown has an estimated net worth of $200,000.
Full Name: Orlando Brown
Date of Birth: December 04, 1987
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
Profession: Actor, Voice Actor, Singer, Rapper
Height: 5 feet 7 inches
Net Worth: $200,000