Brian Tyree Henry, Paper Boi on 'Atlanta,' Signs With CAA (Exclusive)

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Deborah Lopez

The Yale drama grad was a part of the cast of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical 'The Book of Mormon.'

Brian Tyree Henry, who currently stars as aspiring rapper Paper Boi on Atlanta, has signed with CAA. The actor signed with the agency in a competitive situation.

Henry received his MFA from the Yale School of Drama, and completed his undergrad at Atlanta's Morehouse College.

Other than starring in Donald Glover's FX show, Henry's television credits include HBO's Vice Principals as well as Boardwalk Empire and The Knick

The New York-based Henry is also an accomplished stage actor, appearing in the original cast of the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical The Book of Mormon. His other theater credits include The Fortress of Solitude and Talk About Race.

Henry is also repped by JWS Entertainment and Jackoway Tyerman.