William "Billy" Brown (born 30 October 1970) is an American actor.
- "Smokey and the Bandit"
- "A Horse of a Different Color"
- "The Angel of Death"
- "Just Let Go"
- "Sin of Omission"
- "Get Gellar"
- "Ricochet Rabbit"
- "Talk to the Hand"
- "This is the Way the World Ends"
Brown starred as boxer Richard "Death Row" Reynolds in the short-lived FX series Lights Out. In 2012, he landed the recurring role of August Marks in the fifth season of Sons of Anarchy.He also provides the second voice of Cliffjumper in the animated series Transformers: Prime. In 2013, he portrayed Agent Troy Riley in the first season of The Following. Brown starred opposite Toni Collette in the CBS drama series Hostages from 2013-14. In 2014, he was cast opposite Viola Davis in ABC drama How to Get Away with Murder. In 2017, Brown was cast in his first film leading role in the Screen Gems' thriller Proud Mary. Brown also Voices for the Marines commercials.
Brown was born in Inglewood, California.