Richard is best known for his role as Paul Robinette in the popular drama series Law & Order in the early 90’s. Currently Richard is starring in BET’s No. 1 hit drama series Being Mary Jane as Patrick Patterson who is Mary Jane’s (Gabrielle Union) brother. BMJ was just renewed for season 4.

Richard Brooks has started in many movies and TV shows including Teen Wolf, Off Limits, Shakedown, Shocker, To Sleep with Anger, Substitute, The Crow: City of Angels NYPD Blue & Firefly just to name a few.