Brian Vernel Biography

Updated On Dec 12, 2018 Published On May 31, 2018
Facts of Brian Vernel
Date of Birth: 1991
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Name Brian Vernel
Birth Name Brian Vernel
Nick Name Brian
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Glasgow, United Kingdom
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $1.4 million
Famous for Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Boyfriend N/A
Girlfriend N/A
Married N/A
Education St. Mungo’s Academy
Movies Star Wars: The Force Awakens,
TV Show The Last Kingdom, The Field of Blood
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Brian Vernel is a Scottish Actor known for his role in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and TV series The Last Kingdom.

Brian Vernel was born in 1991 in Glasgow, United Kingdom. He attended St.  Mungo’s Academy in Bridgeton. He went to Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (formerly the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama) after one-year general arts foundation course at Glasgow University.

Brian's first on-screen appearance was in BBC One crime drama television series The Field of Blood in 2011. Vernel then starred in the Davey Anderson play The Static in 2012. He portrayed the lead role as Sparky, an intelligent volatile teenager with psychic abilities. For his performance, he won a nomination for Best Actor at The Stage Awards of 2012.

Brian participated in the Donna Franceschild play Takin’ Over the Asylum which was played at the Citizens Theatre in Glasgow. Brian won the Citizens Theatre Award as Best Actor for his performance.

In 2015, Vernel starred in the BBC miniseries The Casual Vacancy as Stuart ‘Fats’ Wall. It is based on the novel of the same name by J.K. Rowling. He also co-starred in the BBC historical series The Last Kingdom, alongside Alexander Dreymon, David Dawson, Tobias Santelmann, Adrian Bower, Thomas W. Gabrielsson and Simon Kunz.

Brian has made appearances in several TV series like The Missing as Young Adam Gettrick, Doctor Who as Lucius, The Tunnel as Anton Stokes. He is also set to appear in Collateral as Mikey Gowans in 2018.

Similarly, Brian appeared in Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2015, alongside Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Oscar Isaac. He also made an appearance in Dunkirk (2017), and Let Us Prey (2014).

Brian holds British Nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. The 27-year-old Scottish actor is probably single and unmarried.

Brian has always been private about his personal and private life. There is no information regarding his girlfriend, relationship, affairs, marriage, children, or divorce. Also, by far, the actor has not bothered to speak on his relationship stature. 

The Star Wars actor has a net worth estimated at around $1.5 million. Star Wars is regarded as one of his most successful movies. The movie was made on a budget of $306 million (gross) ($258.6 million, net) and collected $2.068 billion at the box office. 

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Born in United Kingdom

1991

Brian Vernel was born in 1997 in Glasgow, United Kingdom. He belongs to British Nationality and White ethnicity. 

Appeared in The Field of Blood

2011

In 2011, Brian appeared in BBC One crime drama television series The Field of Blood. He co-starred alongside Jayd Johnson, Bronagh Gallagher, Ford Kiernan, David Morrissey, Derek Riddell, William Ruane.

Appeared in The Last Kingdom

2015

In 2015, he co-starred in the BBC historical series The Last Kingdom as Odda the Younger alongside Alexander Dreymon, David Dawson, Tobias Santelmann, Adrian Bower, Thomas W. Gabrielsson and Simon Kunz.

Starred in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

2015

Brian appeared in Star Wars: The Force Awakens in 2015 alongside Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Oscar Isaac. 

Net Worth of $1.5 million

2017

Brian has managed to make a net worth around $1.5 million. He is set to appear in Collateral in 2018.