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This list includes all of the Meet the Browns main actors and actresses, so if they are Sasha in the film Bratz: The Movie and Brianna in Meet the Browns. Logan Laurice Browning (born June 9, ) is an American actress. She is best known for starring as Samantha White in the Netflix satirical-drama series Dear White People. She is also known for playing Sasha in the film Bratz: The Movie, Brianna Ortiz in Meet the Browns. Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns is an American sitcom created and produced by playwright, As season 2 began, Brianne Gould, who played Brianna, was removed from the series for undisclosed reasons. She was replaced by Logan.
David Mann is the only cast member who appears in every episode. Mabel "Madea" Simmonsa recurring character in many of Tyler Perry's works, is an unseen character in this series though mentioned many times. Throughout the show's seven seasons, she never made an on-camera appearance. Other unseen characters include Brown's brother and sister-in-law, LB and Sarah. Both appeared in the stageplay and film adaptation of Meet the Browns but they've never graced the series.
However, LB was mentioned once in the backdoor pilot episode which aired as an episode of House of Payne. In NovemberTBS suddenly announced that the series finale would be airing since it was canceled. The final two episodes aired on November 18,concluding the series with episodes in total.
Cast and characters[ edit ] Main characters[ edit ] The show revolves around the misadventures of the multi-generational Brown family. They live in suburban Atlanta, Georgia. All main cast members are credited only for the episodes in which they appear. David Mann as Leroy S. The show's main protagonistMr. Brown is a church deacon who's very proud about being saved. He has one brother, Larry "L. He was married years ago, but his wife died; in the original Tyler Perry plays, they had a daughter, but the character was never mentioned in the films and only shown in the play "Madea's Family Reunion".
Brown isn't overbright mentally, that is; the word more aptly describes his outrageous dress sense and he has the wiseguy role, making fun of characters like Edna and Reggie; but he is a nice, caring, giving man. He works part-time as a hospital janitor and also as a school enforcement officer he once beat up a teacher he thought had done something wrong. He is somewhat good at karate, busting out his "Kangaroo" move.
His catchphrases include "Stop being nasty! In one episode Brown begins to deal with his diabetes. Although he has used many variations to what the middle initial "S" is in his name, in one episode it is revealed his middle name is Sakagawea pronounced sah-kuh-jeh-wee-uh. However, this is not in the same continuity as the series.
Cora Simmons is Brown's daughter with Madea. She is a teacher and a praying woman who is very active in her church, but when angered, she shows aspects of her mother, Madea. A childless widow, she later becomes engaged to Reggie Brooks, the football coach at her school who lives with his mother, Thelma In the play and movie, Cora had 2 adult daughters. Her age is never flat-out revealed in the series; she comes closest to blurting it out in "Meet the Big Wedding" "Mr.
Brown, I am" [covers mouth] "years old! In the TV series' continuity, Cora has known for many years that Mr. Brown is her father, and he often references raising and being there for her; in the Madea's Big Happy Family movie, Madea claims that Mr.
It was also discovered that Cora may not be Brown's daughter after appearing on Mauryin the episode "Meet the Baby Daddy", a man claimed to be Cora's father but it was revealed that Mr. Brown was Cora's father after all. Will is Brown's nephew, a doctor who loves his uncle so much that he provides free medical services to the retirement-home residents.
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He and his wife Sasha have become adoptive parents to Brianna and Joaquin Ortiz. Will never met his father; Vera, his alcoholic mother, met his father while she was drunk. Sasha, Will's wife, is a nurse who decides to work for Brown helping to look after the retirement-home residents. Sasha and Will start their family by adopting Brianna and Joaquin Ortiz. In one episode Sasha becomes pregnant, then miscarries.
She is also very good at giving advice. Tony Vaughn as Colonel Cleophus Jackson: The Colonel is a former military man who still lives as if he's in the military.
His motto is "Shoot now, ask questions later. His wife died several years ago and he's estranged from their only child, daughter Karen. He takes up with Edna Barnes; in Season 3 they moved out of Brown Meadows to a house down the street. He finally weds Edna in Season 5. Most of her close friends and relatives have passed.
She's extremely in touch with her sexuality—she can relate everything to sex—and acts like "late 60s" is the new A running gag involves Brown comparing Edna to various animals.
She finally weds the Colonel in Season 5. In the series pilot she had a crush on Brown, telling him to come in his bed with her plus showing him her full body naked.
Brianna is a foster child who comes from a broken home and an unsafe foster environment. At age 16, she knows the foster care system too well. She's very bright, but has anger problems that stem from her tragic childhood. The only relationship she nurtures is with her brother Joaquin; she feels like they are alone in the world.
At the end of Season 1, Brianne Gould left the series for undisclosed reasons and Logan Browning took over the role from the beginning of Season 2. Gunnar Washington as Joaquin Ortiz: Joaquin is Brianna's year-old brother. As the siblings are veterans of the foster care system, Joaquin in particular is very anxious to find a good home and feel settled.
He and Brianna have their moments of discord, but mainly they look after each other.
Overall, he just wants to be loved. Vaughn as Renee LaToya Smith: A nurse at the hospital where Will, Sasha, Brown, and Derek work. She also appears as a close best friend and confidentae to Sasha, despite the two constantly butting heads at work.
She considers herself as part ghetto. Renee was a recurring character in Season 3 who became a regular in Season 4.
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She claims to have four kids. Brown and the Colonel hatch a plot of their own to get the kids back, once and for all. Brown also thinks the frat boys next door are growing marijuana and leaps into action Wednesday, May 27th, 2: Meet The Profits Brown starts charging the residents and Cora for amenities around the house?
The residents plot their revenge on Brown. Meanwhile, Will feels threatened when Sasha is offered a job that pays more than he makes. Wednesday, June 3rd, 3: Meet The Class Cora gets a job substitute teaching, thinking she'll be teaching "little angels".
But she is tested when she's assigned some of the toughest students in the school. Meanwhile, Brown and London compete in a "fashion showdown" for a NY designer. Wednesday, June 3rd, 4: She finds out Will and Sasha are planning to adopt the kids, but she's determined to get them back so she can live off the welfare checks from her kids.
Meanwhile, the Colonel starts taking the "little blue pill" to improve his romantic life only for Brown to accidentally take a handful and he's up all night.
Wednesday, June 10th, 5: Meet the Matchmaker Will and Sasha are determined to fight Tanya, and keep her from taking the kids. Wednesday, June 10th, 6: Meet Career Day Will convinces Brianna to let him come to? She agrees, but is terribly disappointed when Will can't come because of an emergency at the hospital.
Brown tries to fill in for Will, and it's? Brown decides to change his flamboyant ways, after his Career Day appearance, and acts and dresses much more conservatively.
Wednesday, June 17th, 7: Meet the Cousins Will has a lot of explaining to do when Sasha discovers photos on his cell phone from a bachelor party.
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Brown searches his family tree and finds out that Mrs. Daisy's ancestors owned his family. Wednesday, June 17th, 8: Meet the Body Brown gives Edna an ultimatum: But one can't leave She tries to get rid of the body before Brown finds out. Meanwhile, Brianna rejects Sasha's mothering efforts, when Sasha buys her a fancy dress for the upcoming legacy ball.
Wednesday, June 24th, 9: Meet the Mexican Jesus gets himself in trouble when he lies to his father Francisco who is about to visit, telling him that he is a successful lawyer, who owns a house and servants.
Meanwhile, London is expecting a visit from her wealthy father, and is heartbroken when he doesn't show up. Wednesday, June 24th, Meet the Entrepreneur Will gets very cold feet about being a father to Brianna and Joaquin.
He vents to Brown about his doubts, but Brianna overhears him. She and Joaquin, thinking they're not wanted, run away. Brown is convinced by everyone to market the secret family barbecue sauce recipe.
Brown's very excited about the prospect of getting rich off the sauce. But he loses the recipe and scrambles to recreate it. Wednesday, July 1st, Meet the Ex Will's gorgeous and very free-spirited socialite ex-girlfriend shows up as a donor for a charity benefit that he is chairing.
Sasha is jealous of her, until she realizes who Lynn is really attracted to Edna is considering plastic surgery, so London steps in and convinces her and the ladies to throw a "Botox Party". Brown is shot in the butt during a robbery at a convenience store, hurting his pride more than his bottom. But he milks the situation and has the residents wait on him hand and foot, until they rebel. Edna has a health scare and decides to change her sensual ways.
Wednesday, July 8th, Meet the Secret Joaquin's little league coach turns out to be a pedophile. When Cora tries to convince Brown to get a will, he thinks she's out to kill him. Note-This episode and a couple others had the child abuse number before the credits. Meet the Intervention Brown gets hooked on the lotto and the family and the residents plan an intervention. Brianna freaks out when a boy, Jamal, makes an innocent pass at her. Wednesday, August 12th, Meet the New Job Cora is given a full-time teaching job at the high school by the attractive principal, Mr.
Hughes, and is immediately challenged when troublesome Angie shows up to class, drunk. After discovering he's lost his nest egg, the Colonel has to try to get a job Wednesday, August 12th, Meet the Gold Digger Brown meets his soul mate, but she may be after more than his heart.
Brianna gets arrested for shoplifting at the mall Wednesday, August 19th, Meet the Cougars Brianna is plagued with boy troubles, as her young beau falls for Sasha. Meanwhile, when Edna's date for the theater falls ill, his nephew goes out with her instead. Wednesday, August 19th, Meet the Thief A local burglary prompts the Colonel, Will and Jesus to launch a neighborhood watch group.
Elsewhere, Brown treats a sick Cora, with nauseating results. Wednesday, August 26th, Meet the Sweet Tooth Sasha helps Cora lose weight; Brown convinces residents to sell candy to try to win a vacation. Meet the Matrimony Edna returns home with news that she's engaged; Will agrees to appear on a calendar at the hospital for charity. Wednesday, September 2nd, Brown and the Colonel go to war in the house against a mouse. Meet the Real Dad Brianna and Joaquin's dad gets out of prison, and shows up at the house.
Brianna must face who her father really is, not who she's imagined him to be all these years. The Colonel reveals to Brown that he has fallen for Edna, and with Brown's help the Colonel makes his move. Wednesday, September 9th, Meet the Hubby When her friend arrives, Edna asks Brown to pose as her husband.