Brooklyn McLinn is an American actor. Prior to acting, he was a professional basketball player. In the 2000s, his career got more prolific. He had several one-time roles in such shows as The Shield, Eve, All of Us, Ghost Whisperer, NCIS, and Rita Rocks, among others. In 2004, he made his first role on the big screen with the film Sleepover. He went on to have performances in the films Dough Boys and Friends with Benefits. He next played Dan in some episodes of the show Rules of Engagement. He also became known for appearing as Sekou Trussell in the comedy drama series Parenthood. He recently played D’Spayre / Andre Deschaine in Freeform’s Cloak & Dagger.