The Alaskan Bush People star Billy Brown is gone reports People. Brown, who was known as the Brown family’s patriarch, died on Sunday after a seizure at 68.
Who Is Billy Brown?
William Brown is an American actor (born October 30, 1970). In 2014, Brown starred as Detective Nate Lahey in How to Get Away with Murder, the Shonda Rhimes drama series. Brown was born and raised in Inglewood, California, and is known for his role as detective Mike Anderson on Showtime’s Dexter from 2011 to 2012. He is also known for his appearances in the television shows Lights Out, Dexter, Sons of Anarchy, and Hostages. He previously appeared in the short-lived FX series Lights Out as boxer Richard “Death Row” Reynolds. In 2012, in Sons of Anarchy’s fifth season, he landed the recurring role of August Marks. In the animated series Transformers: Prime, he also provides Cliff jumper’s second voice.
Billy Brown Net Worth?
The overall net worth of the family was estimated to be $60 million in the ballpark as of last year, according to The Sun. Brown owned a large amount of land, forking over $1.6 million in 2018 for more than 400 acres in Washington, the outlet also reported.
Bear Brown, one of Billy’s sons, posted a picture of his parents on Instagram, “We are heartbroken to announce that our beloved Patriarch Billy Brown died last night after suffering a seizure.” He was our best friend, a great and caring father, grandfather, and husband, and he’s going to be missed dearly. “On his terms, off the grid and the land, he lived his life and taught us to live like that as well,” he went on. We plan to respect his legacy in the future and continue his dream. During this painful time, we request privacy and prayers. God Bless you all!”
In 2014, Billy first appeared on Discovery’s Alaskan Bush People, and 12 seasons before his death, he starred on the program. The reality star, known for his ability to fish and hunt, grew up in Texas but later moved to Alaska with his wife, Ami, per TMZ. They had seven kids together: five sons and two daughters. The official Twitter account for the show paid tribute this afternoon to Billy. “They shared, “We are saddened to hear Billy Brown’s sudden passing. For years, he was part of the Discovery family, a trailblazer, a beautiful man, and most certainly one of a kind. Our hearts are with his family and those who knew him in the face of this devastating loss.