Three times Young Artist Award winner Brian Bonsall is an American rock musician, singer, guitarist, and former child actor. He gained his popularity as a child artist from the television series Family Ties. He also appeared in movies like Mikey, Father Hood, and Blank Check.
Graduated From Boulder High School
Brian Eric Bonsall, aka Brian Bonsall, was born on 3rd December 1981 in Torrance, California, United States. He holds the American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
He is the son of Garth Bonsall and Kathleen Coleman. He began his career as an actor when he was just eight years old.
After his retirement from acting, he moved with his mother and stepfather to colorado. He graduated from Boulder High School in 2000.
Started Career As Child Actor
Brian Bonsall initially started his career as a child actor from the television series Family Ties in 1986. He worked along with Meredith Baxter, Michael Gross, and Michael J. Fox till 1989. He won three Young Artist Award in 1988, 1989 and 1990.
Later he appeared in television movies and series, including Go Toward the Light, Do You Know the Muffin Man?, Booker, and Shades of LA. In 1992 he made his feature film debut with movie Mikey. The same year he also worked with Patrick Stewart, Jonathan Frakes, and LeVar Burton in television science fiction series Star Trek: The Next Generation.
Similarly, he worked as an actor in movies like Distant Cousins and Father Hood. He was seen in the movie Blank Check and television movie Father & Scout and Lily in the Winter. After that, he retired from the entertainment industry.
Prior to starting his high school, he began his career as a musician and formed the rock band, Late Bloomer, in 1998. He also was involved in the Boulder-based punk bands Thruster as well as The Light on Adam's Stereo. His band was collapsed in December 2006
Furthermore, he toured for the concert with rock band The Ataris in 2016. He is currently a member of the Band Thrasher, which was formed in July 2006.
Controversies Of Brian Bonsall
Brian Bonsall was arrested for assaulting his girlfriend on 8th March 2007. Later, on 31st August 2007, he was sentenced for two years probation. He was again charged with third-degree assault and failure to appear in connection with the 2007 assault on 7th December 2009.
Furthermore, he was arrested on charges of using marijuana in violation of the terms of his release in February 2010. For which he was sentenced two years of probation again in April 2010.
What Is Former Child Actor And Musician Net Worth?
Brian Bonsall had worked as a child actor and currently is working as a musician. According to Celebrity Net Worth, he has an estimated net worth of $5000, as of 2020.
As a child actor, he has earned a huge salary at the peak of his time. His lead role movie Blank Check earned $30.5 million against a $13 million budget; he must have taken a huge salary for the movie as a lead actor.
What Is Brian Bonsall's Relationship Status?
Brian Bonsall is a married man, as of 2020. He married his long time girlfriend, Courtney Tuck, on 21st October 2017.
The couple had seen many ups and downs in their relationship, yet they came out strong. The pair welcomed their first child Oliver Leon Bosnall in August 2019.
Brian, along with his wife Courtney and son Oliver, currently lives in Boulder, Colorado.