puppeteer, clown and artist
Roy Brown created Cooky the Cook for Bozo's Circus in 1968 and in 1992 received an Emmy award for his portrayal. He received a Chicago/Midwest Emmy award for his portrayal of Cooky on The Bozo Show in 1992. And in 1993, he was inducted into theInternational Clown Hall of Fame as well as the Chicago Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' "Silver Circle" for over 40 years of distinguished service in the television industry.
Roy studied fine art painting and cartooning at the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts intending to become a commercial artist specializing in cartooning.