Tyrees Allen

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Tyrees Allen
Born July 31, 1954 (1954-07-31) (age 60)
Salina, Kansas, U.S.
Residence Dallas, Texas
Alma mater Marymount College
Occupation Actor
Years active 1980–present
Children son

Tyrees Allen (born July 31, 1954) is an American stage, television, and film actor.

Allen was born in Salina, Kansas. In 1972, he graduated from Salina Central High School. Allen later attended Marymount College in Salina, where he graduated with a degree in Theater Arts.[1]

Allen's 55 credit television work includes series regular roles on Women's Murder Club and Dark Blue; recurring roles on The Practice, Alias and Coming Home; and guest star appearances on Cold Case, Without A Trace, Castle, Scandal, CSI:Miami, and Brothers & Sisters.[2]

Allen also appeared in New York in the 2000 Broadway production of Aida and the 2003 Broadway revival of William Shakespere's Henry IV[2]

In May 2013, Allen played the role of "Troy Maxson" in the August Wilson play Fences at the African-American Repertory Theater in DeSoto, Texas.[3]

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ "Tyrees Allen Biography". IMDb. Retrieved 2 March 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "Tyrees Allen". IMDb. Retrieved 2 March 2014. 
  3. ^ Weeks, Jerome (May 24, 2013). "LA actor returns to Dallas and to the stage". Art Seek. Retrieved 2 March 2014. 

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