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Brent Allen Briscoe

Birthplace: Moberly, Randolph County, Missouri, United States
Death: October 18, 2017 (56)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Private and Alice Jean Briscoe
Brother of Private and Private

Occupation: Actor
Managed by: Private User
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About Brent Allen Briscoe

An actor and screenwriter from Moberly with numerous Hollywood credits, 56-year old Brent Briscoe, died Wednesday in a Los Angeles hospital. Briscoe graduated from Moberly High School in 1979 and completed his degree in theatre arts at the University of Missouri. In 1994 he became staff writer for the television sitcom “Evening Shade”. In 1996 he appeared in “Sling Blade” with Billy Bob Thornton, playing Scooter Hodges. After landing that role he moved to Los Angeles to take up acting full time. In 2000, he played prison guard Bill Dodge in Stephen King’s “The Green Mile”. Other roles include playing Detective Dave Macklay in “Twin Peaks: The Return”, and Sheriff Cecil Coleman in “The Majestic”. He also had roles in the blockbuster movies, “The Dark Knight Rises” and “Spider-Man 2”. Possibly, Briscoe’s most notable role was in the Academy Award-nominated film, “A Simple Plan”, as one of the men who finds $4 million in drug money.

Brent Briscoe is survived by his father, Carl Briscoe, of Moberly, a brother, Kent Briscoe, of Troy, and a daughter, Shelly West, of Weston, Connecticut. According to Kent, the family is planning a memorial service in Moberly at a future date. Verification of cause of death -

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Brent Allen Briscoe's Timeline

May 21, 1961
Moberly, Randolph County, Missouri, United States
October 18, 2017
Age 56
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States