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Chad Brown

Online Aliases: Stelladora, Chad Brown

Chad Brown Poker ProChad Brown was born and raised in The Bronx, New York.  He began his poker career playing in Italian cafĂ©s.

Chad Brown moved to Los Angeles in the 90's to persue a career in acting.  His natural gift for the arts landed hi several roles in movies, television shows and theater.  These include his roles in the award winning soap opera, Another World.  Chad also worked alongside Ahmad Rashad in the hit show Caesar's Challenge.

Currently, Chad Brown is one of the hosts of the Ultimate Poker Challenge television series. He has finished in the money at several events in the World Series of Poker (WSOP), including 3rd in the 2002 $1,500 Omaha hi-lo split event, 2nd to Ted Forrest in the 2004 $1,500 seven-card stud event and 2nd in the 2005 $2,000 seven-card stud hi-lo event. Brown made back to back final tables at 2005 World Series of Poker circuit events, including a third place finish behind Chris Ferguson and Prahlad Friedman. Brown also made another circuit event final table in 2006.Chad Brown at the Poker Table

Chad Brown made the final table of the World Poker Tour (WPT) fourth season Bay 101 Shooting Stars Tournament, where he finished 6th.

In 2006, Brown won one of the biggest online poker tournaments in the World Championship of Online Poker $5000 H.O.R.S.E. event. He bested 174 other players to take down the $223,125 first prize and a gold bracelet.

As of 2006, his total live tournament winnings exceed $1,275,000.  According to Bluff Magazine , Chad is on his way to becoming the 2006 Poker Player of the Year.

Chad Brown plays Poker at Poker Stars under the username "Stelladora"

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