Reggie Brown

Comic Impersonator | Look-alike of President Barack Obama
Reggie Brown

Who Am I

Reggie Brown was born in a working-class neighbourhood on the south side of Chicago. After attending the University of Illinois, Champaign- Urbana where he pursued a degree in advertising, Reggie moved back to Chicago and honed his skills in acting and voiceover techniques at the Acting Studios Chicago. Reggie worked as a contributing voice for Fearless Radio, was the host of Akira TV for the fashion-forward Chicago retailer, and emceed fashion events and runway shows at some of the most prestigious venues in Chicago.


In September 2008, Reggie took home a Chicago/Midwest Emmy for Outstanding Achievement Alternative Media New Media Interactivity as a contributing member of the NBC 5 Street Team.


Even before Barack Obama announced his bid to become a state senator, people began to approach Reggie, telling him he looked uncannily like “Professor Obama”. On November 4th, 2008, the course of Reggie’s life and career changed forever. Upon hearing the news that Obama had won, he grabbed his megaphone and headed to Grant Park for the President’s acceptance speech. Perching high on top of an iconic statue with his megaphone in hand, Reggie began to perform his impression to a sea of people and the rest, as they say, is history


Performing over 50 vocal and singing impressions, Reggie Brown has become known as one of the most successful impersonators the world has ever known and he’s only just begun. His last YouTube video alone racked up more than 60,000,000 views. Reggie is a seasoned, world-class comedian that has performed on countless stages including :Broadway, The Geffen Playhouse, The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Real Time With Bill Maher, Huckabee, Workaholics, Fred, The Today Show, Hannah Montana, Austin & Ally as well as virtually every other major media and news outlet in the world.

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The dna of our business is genuinely about sharing knowledge with the world, from thought leaders and experts who are notable achievers in their field. Raga D'silva quit her highly successful corporate career in New Zealand in 2007, to set up a dream business of connecting knowledge, insights, motivation from exceptional talent with the corporate world, globally.


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