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Brandon Routh Biography

Brandon Routh

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Date of Birth: 1979 , October-9
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Brandon Routh
Birth Name Brandon James Routh
Nick Name Jeff
Father Ronald Wayne Routh
Mother Catherine LaVonne
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Norwalk, Iowa
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $ 12 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Light brown
Body Measurements 34-24-34
Breast Size 36C
Waist size 32 in
Hip Size 32 in
Shoe Size 9
Weight in KG 70 kg
Famous for Film, television, stand-up
Married Yes
Married to Courtney Ford
Children 1
Divorce Yes
Working For Movies
Face Color White
Education University of Iowa
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
TV Show Orange Is the New Black
Siblings Sara Routh
Salary N/A
Awards Streamy Awards
Religion Christian
Boyfriend N/A
Neck Size 9.1
Movies Lady Dynamite
Special Title Travel writer
Affair with Ariana Grande,Ashley Argota (2009-2010)
Girlfriend Jasmine Richards (2005-2008),
Music Group Warpaint (2004 – 2008)
Sisters Amy
Chest Size 44 in
Books Curbing It

Quick Timeline of Brandon Routh

1979 Born in Norwalk, Iowa
1999 Dropped out from University of Iowa
1999 Began his acting career
2006 Appeared in the movie, Superman Returns
2014 Appeared in the television series, Arrow
2007 Married to Courtney Ford
2012 First child, Leo James Routh
2006 Won Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
2006 Won Scream Awards
2007 Won Empire Awards, UK

Detail Timeline of Brandon Routh

October 9 , 1979

Born in Norwalk, Iowa

Brandon who is also well known by his nickname B.J. was born as Brandon James Routh in Norwalk, Iowa, United States of America to Catherine LaVonne and Ronald Wayne Routh. He is an American and is of English, Scottish, German, and Dutch descent.

1999

Dropped out from University of Iowa

He joined Norwalk High School where he became active in sports and music. There he also appeared in several school plays. After his high school graduation, he joined University of Iowa. But due to the insufficient funding, he began modeling. However, in 1999 he dropped out from University of Iowa with an aim to appear full time in acting. 

1999

Began his acting career

He made his acting debut in the TV series Odd Man Out in 1999. The following year, he appeared in the TV series Undressed starring the role of Wade. In 2001, he played the role of Seth Anderson in the TV series, One Life to Live. 

2006

Appeared in the movie, Superman Returns

In 2006, he made his feature film debut in the movie Karla. His breakthrough role also came in 2006 after he portrayed the role of Clark Kent/Superman in the superhero film, Superman Returns. For this role, he earned the salary of $1,000,000.

2014

Appeared in the television series, Arrow

He is popular in the world for starring the role of iconic DC superhero, Ray Palmer/The Atom, in TV series Arrow. He is also famous in the world for portraying his role in the movie, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World.

November 24 , 2007

Married to Courtney Ford

After being in love with Courtney Ford for several years, Brandon and Courtney got engaged on 23rd of August 2006. Being engaged for about a year, they finally got married on 24th of November 2007. As a married couple, they have been parents once.

August 10 , 2012

First child, Leo James Routh

He became father for the first time in his life in 2012. He and his sweet wife, Courtney Ford welcomed their first child together on 10th of August and that time it was a son and they named him Leo James Routh. 

2006

Won Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror

In 2006, he got his first nomination in Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA. He also won this award that year. Next year he also got nominated in this award and was honored with this award for Best Actor.

2006

Won Scream Awards

Till now he has been nominated in Scream Awards for three different times and out of these three nominations he has been honored twice. He was honored with this award for the first time in 2006 for Best Superhero.

2007

Won Empire Awards, UK

Till now he has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also been honored with several of them. He got his one and only nomination in Empire Awards, UK in 2007 and he was also honored with this award that year for Best Male Newcomer.

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After being in love with Courtney Ford for several years, Brandon and Courtney got engaged on 23rd of August 2006. Being engaged for about a year, they finally got married on 24th of November 2007. As a married couple, they have been parents once.

As a child, Brandon dreamed to be an actor. He also had an interest in playing the trumpet and the piano. He joined Norwalk High School where he became active in sports and music. There he also appeared in several school plays. After his high school graduation, he joined University of Iowa. But due to the insufficient funding, he began modeling. However, in 1999 he dropped out from University of Iowa and began pursuing his acting career. He made his acting debut in the TV series Odd Man Out in 1999. The following year, he appeared in the TV series Undressed starring the role of Wade. In 2006, he made his feature film debut in the movie Karla. His breakthrough role also came in 2006 after he portrayed the role of Clark Kent/Superman in the superhero film, Superman Returns. For this role, he earned the salary of $1,000,000. His net worth is said to be around $12 million.