Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks  

Chris Abraham
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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Brooks. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Brooks on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Brooks as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Brooks along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Brooks, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Brookss include Mel Brooks, Derrick Brooks, and Garth Brooks, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Mel Brooks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 92
Melvin James "Mel" Brooks is an American film director, screenwriter, comedian, actor, producer, composer, and songwriter. He is best known as a creator of broad film farces and comic ...more
Derrick Brooks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 45
Derrick Dewan Brooks is an American former college and professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League for fourteen seasons. He played college football for ...more
Garth Brooks is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 57
Troyal Garth Brooks is an American singer-songwriter. His eponymous first album was released in 1989 and peaked at number 2 in the US country album chart while climbing to number 13 on the ...more
Albert Brooks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 68
Albert Lawrence Brooks is an American actor, writer, comedian, and director. He received an Academy Award nomination in 1987 for his role in Broadcast News. His voice acting credits include ...more
Abbey Brooks is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 36
Abbey Brooks (born February 14, 1983 in Chicago) is an American porn actress.
James L. Brooks is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 78
James Lawrence "Jim" Brooks is an American director, producer and screenwriter. Growing up in North Bergen, New Jersey, Brooks endured a fractured family life and passed the time by ...more
Avery Brooks is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 70
Avery Franklin Brooks is an American actor, director and occasional singer. Brooks is best known for his television roles as Benjamin Sisko on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, as Hawk on Spenser for ...more
Louise Brooks is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Dec. at 79 (1906-1985)
Louise Brooks, born Mary Louise Brooks, was an American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut. Brooks is best known as the lead in three feature films made in Europe: ...more
James Brooks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 60
James Brooks is a retired NFL football running back.
Aaron Brooks is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 34
Aaron Jamal Brooks is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Chicago Bulls of the NBA. He was selected 26th overall in the 2007 NBA Draft. He won the NBA Most ...more
Mehcad Brooks is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 35
Mehcad Jason McKinley Brooks is an American actor and former fashion model. He is known for his roles as Matthew Applewhite in the second season of ABC's hit series Desperate Housewives, Jerome ...more
Gwendolyn Brooks is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Dec. at 83 (1917-2000)
Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks was an American poet and teacher. She was the first Black person to win a Pulitzer prize when she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1950 for her second ...more
Foster Brooks is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Dec. at 89 (1912-2001)
Foster Brooks was an American actor and comedian most famous for his portrayal of a lovable drunken man in nightclub performances and television programs.
Jamie Brooks is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 36
Jamie Brooks is a British pornographic actress.
Scott Brooks is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 53
Scott William Brooks (born July 31, 1965) is an American professional basketball coach. He is the head coach of the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and a former ...more
Meredith Brooks is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 60
Meredith Ann Brooks is an American singer/songwriter and guitarist best known for her 1997 hit song "Bitch", for which she was nominated for a Grammy Award.
MarShon Brooks is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 30
MarShon Scitif Brooks (born January 26, 1989) is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Guangdong Southern Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA).. Standing at ...more
Dillon Brooks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Dillon Brooks is a Canadian basketball player.
Traci Brooks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 43
Tracy Brookshaw is a retired Canadian professional wrestler, professional wrestling valet and professional wrestling referee, better known by her ring name Traci Brooks. She is best known for ...more
Richard Brooks is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Dec. at 80 (1912-1992)
Richard Brooks was an American screenwriter, film director, novelist and occasional film producer. His outstanding works as director are Blackboard Jungle, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Elmer Gantry – ...more
Deanna Brooks is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 44
Deanna Brooks is an American glamour model and actress who was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month in May, 1998. She was a bank teller for Key Bank before her Playboy appearance. She was ...more
Ahmad Brooks is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 34
Ahmad Kadar Brooks is an American football linebacker for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Virginia, and earned ...more
David Brooks is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 57
David Brooks is an American conservative political and cultural commentator who writes for The New York Times. He worked as an editorial writer and film reviewer for the Washington Times; a ...more
Robert Brooks is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 48
Robert Darren Brooks is a former American football wide receiver who attended University of South Carolina and played for the Green Bay Packers and the Denver Broncos.
Arthur C. Brooks is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
age 54
Arthur C. Brooks is an American social scientist and musician. He is the president of the American Enterprise Institute, a conservative think tank. Brooks is best known for his work on the ...more