Bryan Cranston Biography

Published On May 09, 2016
Facts of Bryan Cranston
Date of Birth: 1956 , March-7
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
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On 10th of November 1977, Bryan got married to Michaelle Louise (Mickey) Middleton. As a husband and wife, they continued this married life for the next half decade and they got divorced on 8th of April 1982.

Few years later, Bryan was seen with Robin Dearden having romantic love affairs with her as boyfriend and girlfriend. After years of love life, they got married on 8th of July 1989. As a loving spouse, they have also welcomed a child together.

Bryan had a humble life as a child as his father left his family when he was just 11. He grew up in a farm. He was enrolled at Canoga Park High School and he also completed his high school graduation from there. After that he joined Los Angeles Valley College and finally received his associate degree in police science in 1976. Before he began appearing in big screen, he appeared in several theater shows. Finally in 1980, he won the role of Quarterback in the TV movie To Race the Wind. In 1982, he was seen starring the role of Sam in the TV series Crisis Counselor. He got his rise in fame after starring the role of Hal in the TV series Malcolm in the Middle. His breakthrough role as an actor came in 2008 after he began portraying the role of Walter White in the TV series Breaking Bad. For his role in this TV series, he earned the salary of $225,000 per episode and his net worth is expected to be around $30 million.

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Born in Canoga Park, Los Angeles, California

March 7 , 1956

Bryan Cranston is known for his powerful deep voice and he was born as Bryan Lee Cranston in Canoga Park, Los Angeles, California, United States of America to Audrey Peggy Sell and Joseph Louis "Joe" Cranston. He was raised in middle class family in Canoga Park. He is an American and is of Irish, Austrian-Jewish, and German descent.

His father left his family

1967

Bryan had a humble life as a child as his father left his family when he was just 11. He grew up in a farm and he used to work in poultry farm. Almost a decade later, he finally met his father and they became in touch with each other since then.

Graduated from Los Angeles Valley College

1976

He was enrolled at Canoga Park High School and he also completed his high school graduation from there. After that he joined Los Angeles Valley College and finally received his associate degree in police science in 1976. 

Married to Michaelle Louise (Mickey)

November 10 , 1977

On 10th of November 1977, Bryan got married to Michaelle Louise (Mickey) Middleton. As a husband and wife, they continued this married life for the next half decade and they got divorced on 8th of April 1982. The actual reason why they got marries is unknown. 

Began his acting career

1980

Before he began appearing in big screen, he appeared in several theater shows. Finally in 1980, he won the role of Quarterback in the TV movie To Race the Wind. In 1982, he was seen starring the role of Sam in the TV series Crisis Counselor.

First feature film, Amazon Women on the Moon

1987

He has also starred in several movies in his life. In 1987, he made his feature film debut by starring the role of a Paramedic in the satirical comedy film Amazon Women on the Moon. Next year he appeared in the movie The Big Turnaround. 

Appeared in the television series, Breaking Bad

2008

He got his rise in fame after starring the role of Hal in the TV series Malcolm in the Middle. His breakthrough role as an actor came in 2008 after he began portraying the role of Walter White in the TV series Breaking Bad. For his role in this TV series, he earned the salary of $225,000 per episode.

Directed Malcolm in the Middle

2000

He is also a director, producer and screenwriter. He made his directorial debut in 2000 by directing the TV series Malcolm in the Middle. In 2006, he directed the TV series Big Day and Special Unit. 

Married to Robin Dearden

July 8 , 1989

Few years later, Bryan was seen with Robin Dearden having romantic love affairs with her as boyfriend and girlfriend. After years of love life, they got married on 8th of July 1989. As a loving spouse, they have also welcomed a child together.

First child, Taylor Cranston

February 12 , 1993

American actress, Taylor Cranston is his first and only child. She was born on 12th of February 1993 somewhere in United States of America. She was born from his second married life to actress Robin Dearden.

Won Golden Globes, USA

2014

For her role in the TV series Malcolm in the Middle, he got his first nomination in Golden Globes, USA in 2003. He won this award for the first time in 2014 for Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama.

Won Primetime Emmy Awards

2008

He has won several prestigious awards in his life. He won Primetime Emmy Awards for the first time in his life in 2008 for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series. He won this award this award in 2009 and 2010 from the same category. 

Won Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror

2012

He is popular in the world of starring the role of Walter White in the AMC crime drama series Breaking Bad. For this role he got his first nomination in Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror in 2009 and won this award three years later for Best Actor on Television.