Ami Brabson is an American actress, best known for her portrayal in the 1993 American Police drama series Homicide: Life on the street and others including Law and Order, Law and Order: Special Victim Unit, and more. She is also widely recognized as the wife of actor Andre Braugher.
So, how is Ami’s marital relationship with her husband? Do they have kids from their marriage? Today, in this article, we are discussing not only her accomplishments as a professional but also her life beyond her career. Find out about Ami Brabson’s early life, age, husband, children, net worth, and more.
How Old is Ami Brabson? Her Early Life and Education
Ami Brabson was born in the month of June 1963. So, as of 2022, she is 59 years of age. Unfortunately, Ami happens to keep details about her father & mother but one fact is for sure her family belongs to Unitarian Universalities.
Moving forward, she had her upbringing in a family that support intellectual freedom and inclusive love. These values always get reciprocated in her family thereupon she consistently got great support from her parents in every aspect she chose to live.
Moreover, while growing up, Ami always showed a keen interest in the field of art. She was passionate about acting and singing from her childhood days which is why she later joined Northwestern University to do a bachelor in arts degree. Additionally, Ami did her MFA (graduating Acting Program) at New York University.
Besides, the Homicide actress belongs to the Afro-American ethnicity and her nationality is American.
Ami Brabson Started Off As A Theatre Artist
Ami, in her acting career, didn’t leave a chance to show her incredible acting skills in both Television and Theatre. In her career spanning decades, Ami subtly transitioned from one profession to the other making remarkable marks not only as an actress but also singer & producer.
Let’s know more about different phases of her professional career over the years.
Brabson Is A Theatre Artist
As a passionate artist, she has performed in several plays in different theatres like Paradise Factory Theatre, The Public Theatre, Yale Repertory Theatre, and many more. She keeps portraying herself in various characters who in general are multi-dimensional, strong, and complex.
She has acted in plays like Tough Titty and Way of the World. Likewise, Splash Hatch on the E Going Down, Two trains running, Midsummer Night’s Dream, Skeleton Crew, Curve of Departure, and Othello are some of the plays where she left her remarkable acting skills.
Also, in her theatre career, she played in the famous playwriter William Shakespeare’s comedy play named The Merry Wives of Windsor where she portrayed a character named Mistress Ford.
Ami Has appeared In Dozen of Television Series
As a TV actress, Ami Brabson started her journey with the TV series Homicide: Life on the Street, in the year 1993. She was seen in the nineteen episodes of this particular drama as Mary Pembleton, wife of Detective Frank Pembleton.
Slowly and gradually, she started taking fine steps in Television. In the year 1998, she appeared in another TV series named All My Children. Subsequently, she started appearing in different projects like The Beat, The Jury Kings, Damages, Contamination, and many more.
Just two years back, in 2020, she appeared as the character Vanessa in the American crime drama series named ‘Power’, which was pretty much acclaimed by the viewers.
Ami Brabson Is A Producer As Well
As per sources, she is not just interested in acting but also in storytelling which inspires her to create and produce some projects. In this regard, she produced a theatre project named ‘PHENOMENAL WOMEN’ in the year 2019. Just like the title, this project including stories, poems, and music, explored the several dimensions of phenomenal women.
Besides, she also produces a play named Tough Titty, where she starred as a character named ‘Angela’. In the same way, Ami also produced a one-woman show named A change is gonna come.
She Also Tried Her Hands As a Singer
Apart from movies and TV series, Ami has also tried her luck in music. In fact, she is a talented singer and has built a decent rapport in this profession as well.
She is a soprano and cabaret singer. Amid her busy schedule, she has performed as a singer in Merken Concert Hall and Ashford & Simpson’s Sugar Bar.
Ami Brabson Married Her Husband Andre Braugher
As we said, she is a married woman since 1991. On 28 December 1991, she tied the knot with American actor-husband Andre Braugher. There is no such information about how they met each other and fell in love but there are assumptions that the American entertainment industry has a great role in their first meeting, as they both were aspiring actors at the time.
The husband and wife Andre and Ami reportedly dated for two years before they exchanged vows. As of 2022, they are enjoying their 30 years of married life.
Despite their decades-long relationship, there are no reports of conflicts or misunderstandings between them and they are rather enjoying a beautiful marriage.
Ami’s Boyfriend-Turned-Husband Andre Is Also An Actor
Talking more about her husband Andre Braugher, he is the most recognized artist for his role as Detective Frank Pembleton in the series Homicide. Besides this, he has appeared in a number of series like Brooklyn Nine-Nine, and Men of a Certain Age.
Likewise, he is also a film artist who has played in movies like Murder in Mississippi, The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson, The Tuskegee Airmen, Love Songs, And soldier’s Girl, and many more.
Besides, he is a multiple award holder. He has received Primetime Emmy Award, NAACP Image Award, Critics’ Choice Television Awards, and a Satellite Award for his roles in different series.
Ami Brabson Is A Mother Of Three Children
Well, Ami has three kids with her husband, Michael Braugher, Isaiah Braugher, and John Wesley Braugher.
Her eldest son, Michael, was born in 1992. By profession, he is also a performer just like his parents. He has already appeared as an actor in Macbeth, Jerusalem of Gold and Word N’ The Beat at Oberlin College. He is also a musician.
Furthermore, her second son, Isaiah was born in the year 1996. As per his Facebook account, he worked at Kaleidoscope Sound, a recording studio in New Jersey. Moreover, John Wesley, her youngest son was born in 2003. As per his LinkedIn account, he is a student of Buxton school.
Where Is Ami Brabson Now? Her social media presence
She is currently living in South Orange, New Jersey with her family and seems to be fully enjoying her life.
Talking about her social media sites, a multi-talented actress is much active on Facebook. She has a Facebook account with her own name ‘Ami Brabson’ where she keeps posting her different projects. The post related to the fundraising program is the last post she has posted till now, on her Facebook wall. It’s on July 31, 2021.
Ami Brabson’s Net worth
As above mentioned, she is not only an actress on Television. Side by side, she does theatre and is also a singer and producer. With all these multiple professions, she of course has accumulated a great amount of money. As per the sources, Ami has a net worth of $1 million as of 2022.