Adam Brown is an English actor and comedian. He is best known for playing the dwarf Ori in Peter Jackson’s The Hobbit trilogy and Cremble in Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.
He trained in Performing Arts at Middlesex University, London, where he met Clare Plested and helped co-found the British comedy theatre troupe Plested and Brown. A regular at the Edinburgh Festival he toured with his company across the UK as well as performances in Armenia, South Korea, and New Zealand.
He also appears in The Limehouse Golem, written by Jane Goldman (Kick Ass, X-Men, Kingsman: The Secret Service).
He most recently lent his voice to The Emoji Movie and appeared in the Netflix series The End of the F***ing World.
The Hobbit marked Adam’s first film appearance. Commenting on Brown’s casting, director Peter Jackson was quoted as saying, “Adam is a wonderfully expressive actor and has a unique screen presence.”