|Birthday||March 7, 1956|
|Appearances|| Season 1|
Bryan Lee Cranston is an American actor who plays Walter White on Breaking Bad. Cranston has won three consecutive Emmys for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for this role. On the set of the final 8 episodes, Cranston calls the final 8 episodes "A roller-coaster ride to hell" and states "You won't wanna miss this". He has a tattoo on his finger that reads "BRBA" in the symbols seen for the show.
Born in San Fernando Valley, California, Bryan grew up in Los Angeles and went to college to study police science. He got his start in acting in the theatre, and soon began doing commercial and TV work. His first big role was a 9-episode recurring spot on the TV series Raising Miranda as Uncle Russell. He continued to hold small television and film roles, including a recurring spot on Seinfeld. In 1998 he was cast as Buzz Aldrin on the HBO miniseries From the Earth to the Moon. Two years later, he was cast as the father Hal in the Fox sitcom Malcolm in the Middle which ran for six years. In 2008, he was cast in Breaking Bad as Walter White, a role that has earned him three Emmy Awards and numerous other awards.
He is also a director, writer and producer. Bryan wrote, directed, and produced the film Last Chance, and has directed episodes of Malcolm in the Middle, Big Day and Breaking Bad.
- BryanCranston.com -- Official website
- @BryanCranston on Twitter
- AMCTV.com -- Bryan Cranston's bio at AMCTV.com
Emmy Award videos
|Main||Bryan Cranston • Anna Gunn • RJ Mitte • Aaron Paul • Betsy Brandt • Dean Norris • Bob Odenkirk • Giancarlo Esposito • Jonathan Banks|
|Supporting||Steven Michael Quezada • Charles Baker • Christopher Cousins • Michael Shamus Wiles • Ray Campbell • Krysten Ritter • Matt L. Jones • Todd Terry • Chris Freihofer|
| Writers: Vince Gilligan • Patty Lin • George Mastras • Peter Gould • J Roberts • Sam Catlin • Moira Walley-Becket • John Shiban • Thomas Schnauz • Gennifer Hutchison|
Directors: Vince Gilligan • Adam Bernstein • Jim McKay • Tricia Brock • Bronwen Hughes • Tim Hunter • Bryan Cranston • Charles Haid • Terry McDonough • John Dahl • Johan Renck • Peter Medak • Félix Enríquez Alcalá • Michelle MacLaren • Phil Abraham • Colin Bucksey • Rian Johnson • Scott Winant • John Shiban • Michael Slovis