Brad Renfro Biography

Published On Jun 14, 2016
Facts of Brad Renfro
Date of Birth: 1982 , July-25
Date of Death: 2008 , January-15
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
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In 1997, Brad was spotted with Gaby Hoffmann. Gaby Hoffmann is also an actress. She is famous for her role in the movie Transparent and Girls. They dated each other for about a year and they broke up in 1998.

In 2000, Brad had romantic love affairs with Rachel Mine. Rachel Mine is also an actress. As an actress, she starred in Broadway, film, and television. This love life was short lived as they called off this love life within few months.

Few months later after he broke up with an actress Rachel Mine, Brad was seen with Jennifer McDaniel. Jennifer McDaniel is an American blonde. They began dating each other from 2001. Jennifer McDaniel is now married to Hulk Hogan.

In 2003, While Brad was on the set of the movie The Job; he met an American actress Daryl Hannah. Daryl Hannah is famous for her role in the movies like Blade Runner, Splash, Roxanne and so on. They were about to get married but they called off this love life.

At the time of his death, Brad was in love with a Swedish actress and model Anne Bergstedt. She is also known by the nickname Anne-Sofie Bergstedt. They began their love affairs from 2006 and they continued it till the time of his death. He had one sin named Yamato Renfro. His nationality was American and he was of white ethnicity.

Brad made his acting debut in 1994 by starring the role of Mark Sway in an American legal thriller film The Client. Next year he starred in the movies like Tom and Huck and The Cure. He got his rise in fame at the end of 1990s after he portrayed the role of Todd Bowden in an American thriller film Apt Pupil. With the turn of 21st century, he appeared in the movies like The Theory of the Leisure Class, Happy Campers, Bully, Tart, Ghost World and so on. His net worth was unknown.

Though Brad was lucky to establish his career as an actor at a young age, he was unlucky as a whole as he had been arrested since he was in his mid teens. At the age of 15, he was arrested and charged with drug possession. In 2008, he tried to steal a 45-foot yacht from Fort Lauderdale harbor but he was also unlucky that day as he was arrested the same night. He was sentenced to probation for about two years.

At the age of 25, Brad was found dead in his Los Angeles apartment. He died on 15th of January 2008 and the reason of his death was acute heroin/morphine intoxication. His funeral was held at Red House Cemetery on 22nd of January.

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Born in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

July 25 , 1982

Five feet and eight inches tall, Brad Renfro was born as Brad Barron Renfro in the early 1980s in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America to Mark Renfro and Angela Olsen. He had one sister named Haley Rose Olsen.

Made his acting debut

1994

Brad made his acting debut in 1994 by starring the role of Mark Sway in an American legal thriller film The Client. Next year he starred in the movies like Tom and Huck and The Cure. In 1996, he appeared in the movie Sleepers. 

Was arrested and charged with drug possession

June 3 , 1998

Though Brad was lucky to establish his career as an actor at a young age, he was unlucky as a whole as he had been arrested since he was in his mid teens. At the age of 15, he was arrested and charged with drug possession.

Was sentenced to probation of two years

2001

In 2000, he tried to steal a 45-foot yacht from Fort Lauderdale harbor but he was also unlucky that day as he was arrested the same night. In the early 2001, he was sentenced to probation for about two years.

Dated Gaby Hoffmann

1997

In 1997, Brad was spotted with Gaby Hoffmann. Gaby Hoffmann is also an actress. She is famous for her role in the movie Transparent and Girls. They dated each other for about a year and they broke up in 1998.

Dated Rachel Mine

2000

In 2000, Brad had romantic love affairs with Rachel Mine. Rachel Mine is also an actress. As an actress, she starred in Broadway, film, and television. This love life was short lived as they called off this love life within few months.

Began dating Jennifer McDaniel

2001

Few months later after he broke up with an actress Rachel Mine, Brad was seen with Jennifer McDaniel. Jennifer McDaniel is an American blonde. They began dating each other from 2001. Jennifer McDaniel is now married to Hulk Hogan.

Was in love with Daryl Hannah

2003

In 2003, While Brad was on the set of the movie The Job; he met an American actress Daryl Hannah. Daryl Hannah is famous for her role in the movies like Blade Runner, Splash, Roxanne and so on. They were about to get married but they called off this love life.

Dated Anne Bergstedt

2006

At the time of his death, Brad was in love with a Swedish actress and model Anne Bergstedt. She is also known by the nickname Anne-Sofie Bergstedt. They began their love affairs from 2006 and they continued it till the time of his death.

Won Young Artist Awards

1995

He was famous for starring the lead role of Mark Sway in The Client. For this role, he got his first nomination in Young Artist Awards in 1995 and he was honored with this award for Best Performance by a Young Actor Starring in a Motion Picture. 

Won YoungStar Awards

1995

He had also once been honored with YoungStar Awards. He won this award for the first time in 1995 for Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Drama Film. Two years later, he got nominated in this award for two times. 

Won Action on Film International Film Festival,

2008

In 2008, he got nominated in Action on Film International Film Festival, USA for the first time in his life. He got nominated in this award for his role in the movie Collector and he was also honored with this award that year for best actor. 

Died of acute heroin/morphine intoxication

January 15 , 2008

At the age of 25, Brad was found dead in his Los Angeles apartment. He died on 15th of January 2008 and the reason of his death was acute heroin/morphine intoxication. His funeral was held at Red House Cemetery on 22nd of January.