Actor Neil Brown Jr. attends the 2016 MTV Movie Awards at Warner Bros. Studios on April 9, 2016 in Burbank, California. MTV Movie Awards airs April 10, 2016 at 8pm ET/PT.

Actor Neil Brown Jr. attends the 2016 MTV Movie Awards at Warner Bros. Studios on April 9, 2016 in Burbank, California. MTV Movie Awards airs April 10, 2016 at 8pm ET/PT.

*Neil Brown, Jr. has scored a recurring role in “Insecure,” the forthcoming HBO comedy created, executive produced by and starring Issa Rae.

The eight-episode series follows the friendship of two black women (Rae and Yvonne Orji) and their uncomfortable experiences and racy tribulations.

Issa Rae

Issa Rae

Brown will play Chad, a fast-talking “player,” but loyal to his friends. Brown was recently cast in BBC America’s “Dirk Gently” series and will next be seen in the feature “Sandcastle” opposite Henry Cavill.