Mar. 7th, 1956
San Fernando Valley, California, USA
5' 10 1/2
Bryan Cranston's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2011 - Contagion
2010 - Love Ranch
2006 - Little Miss Sunshine
2004 - Seeing Other People
1998 - Saving Private Ryan
1996 - That Thing You Do!
1994 - Clean Slate
1991 - Dead Space
1987 - Amazon Women on the Moon
Guest TV Roles
Dr. Fist (Voiced)
Mr. Jamieson (Voiced)
Bryan Lee Cranston is an American actor, voice actor, writer and director. He is perhaps best known for his roles as Walter White in the AMC drama series Breaking Bad, for which he has won three consecutive Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series EmmyAwards, and as Hal, the father in the Fox situation comedy Malcolm in the Middle. Other notable roles include Dr. Tim Whatley on Seinfeld, Doug Heffernan's neighbor in The King of Queens, Astronaut Buzz Aldrin in From the Earth to the Moon, and Ted Mosby's boss on How I Met Your Mother.
- Attended and graduated from Canoga Park High School, Canoga Park, California in 1974.
- Became an ordained minister when he was in college as a part-time job.
- Such a big baseball fan that his wife threw him a surprise 40th birthday party at Dodgers Stadium.
- Honored as Grand Marshal of the 2006 Sherman Oaks, CA, Street Fair by the Chamber of Commerce for his leadership in the community and his protection of children through KidSmartz.
- Bryan Cranston, who played Erik Per Sullivan's character's father on _"Malcolm in the Middle" (2000)_ (qv), wrote recommendation letters for his college applications.
- Has one daughter named Taylor.
- A couple other titles he voice for were "Royal Space Force - The Wings of Honneamise", and "Macross Plus".
- Enjoys traveling to Hawaii.