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Betsy Brandt Biography

Dibya Raj Adhikari Mon May, 2016
Betsy Brandt

Facts of Betsy Brandt

Date of Birth: 1973 , November-14
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch

Quick Timeline of Betsy Brandt

1973 Born in Bay City, Michigan, United States
1991 Graduated from Bay City Western High School
1996 Married to Grady Olsen
1998 Began her acting career
2001 Appeared in the television series, Judging Amy
2008 Starred in the TV series Breaking Bad
2008 Second child, Freddie Olsen
2014 Won Screen Actors Guild Awards

Detail Timeline of Betsy Brandt

November 14 , 1973

Born in Bay City, Michigan, United States

Sweet and lovely, Betsy Brandt was born by the name Betsy Ann Brandt in Bay City, Michigan, United States of America to Janet and Gary Brandt. She was raised in middle class family. She is an American and is of white ethnicity.

1991

Graduated from Bay City Western High School

Betsy was raised in Auburn, Michigan and there she joined Bay City Western High School. She completed her high school graduation from there in 1991 and then she joined University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign pursuing her BFA in acting.

1996

Married to Grady Olsen

While Besty was attending University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, she began her affairs with her fellow mate Grady Olsen. They dated each other as a boyfriend and girlfriend for several years and they finally got married in 1996. 

1998

Began her acting career

She attended Harvard University where she studied acting. In 1998, she appeared in the short movie Confidence playing the role of Natasha. Three years later she starred in the movies like Memphis Bound and Gagged and The Red Boot Diaries.

2001

Appeared in the television series, Judging Amy

In 2001, she starred the role of Elizabeth Granson in the TV series Judging Amy and the following year in the TV series JAG where she played the role of Leslie Rosenbaum. In 2003, she starred in the TV series like ER, Without a Trace and The Guardian.

2008

Starred in the TV series Breaking Bad

She is now as an established actress and has starred in several movies and TV series. Her breakthrough role as an actress came in 2008 after she began starring the role of Marie Schrader in the TV series Breaking Bad. 

2008

Second child, Freddie Olsen

From her married life with Grady Olsen, she has been mother twice. She became mother for the second time in her life in 2008. She and her loving husband welcomed a son named Freddie Olsen that year. 

2014

Won Screen Actors Guild Awards

She is mainly popular for starring the role of Marie Schrader in Breaking Bad. For this role she got nominated in for the first time in her life in Screen Actors Guild Awards in 2012. She won this award in 2014 for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series. 

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While Besty was attending University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, she began her affairs with her fellow mate Grady Olsen. They dated each other as a boyfriend and girlfriend for several years and they finally got married in 1996. They have been parents twice and there is no any sign of getting divorced.

Betsy was raised in Auburn, Michigan and there she joined Bay City Western High School. She completed her high school graduation from there in 1991 and then she joined University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign pursuing her BFA in acting. She graduated from there in 1996. She also attended Harvard University where she studied acting. In 1998, she appeared in the short movie Confidence playing the role of Natasha. Three years later she starred in the movies like Memphis Bound and Gagged and The Red Boot Diaries. She was also seen in the TV series Judging Amy during the early 2000s. Her breakthrough role as an actress came in 2008 after she began starring the role of Marie Schrader in the TV series Breaking Bad. She has been earning lucrative amount of salary and her net worth is said to be around $4 Million.