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Bryan Greenberg Biography, Age, Family, Education, Career, Net Worth, Marriage
Who is Bryan Greenberg?
Bryan Greenberg is a famous American actor and singer, recognized for his leading role as Ben Epstein in the HBO original series How to Make It in America. He also has a recurring role as Jake Jagielski in the WB series One Tree Hill and as Nick Garrett on the short-lived ABC drama October Road. Greenberg’s movie work comprises Prime, The Perfect Score, Bride Wars, and Friends with Benefits.
Greenberg auditioned and worked as a waiter, bartender, caterer, and assistant to a mortgage broker, while at NYU. He was then cast as Romeo in NYU’s performance of Romeo and Juliet. Bryan performed with the Experimental Theater Workshop, the Amsterdam Experimental Workshop, and the Atlantic Theater Company. He got a short role on the TV series Law & Order in 1997. After his appearance, he got an agent and made his big-screen debut in A Civil Action one year later.
Bryan landed small roles on the television series Boston Public, The Sopranos, and Third Watch, among others. After the short roles, he was cast as Matty Matthews, a high school student trying to pass the S.A.T, in the movie The Perfect Score. Greenberg moved to California after graduating from NYU. He started shooting another television program produced by George Clooney for HBO titled Unscripted while still performing in One Tree Hill.
How old is Bryan Greenberg?
Aged 43 as of 2021, Bryan Greenberg was born in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S., on May 24, 1978. He shares his birthday with famous people which include Claire Rock Smith, Tydus Talbott, Alfred Molina, Archie Shepp, Bartolo Colon, Billy Gilman, Bob Dylan, Brianne Howey, Cody Hanson, Dana Ashbrook, among others.
Bryan Greenberg Family
Who are Bryan’s parents?
Bryan Greenberg was born in Omaha, Nebraska, to Denise ”Denny” Greenberg and Carl Greenberg. Both of his parents were psychologists and Jewish. Bryan was born and brought up in Conservative Judaism, and attended Beth El Synagogue in Omaha. He also had a Bar Mitzvah ceremony, belonged to Jewish youth groups, went to Jewish summer camps, and traveled to Israel. His family moved to St. Louis, Missouri when he was 12 years.
Does Bryan have siblings?
Greenberg was born as the firstborn son in a family of two children. He has one sibling, a younger sister, Becca Greenberg.
Bryan Greenberg Education
Greenberg studied at Parkway Central High School in Chesterfield, Missouri, and graduated in 1996. He then moved to New York City after his graduation from high school. Later he joined New York University studying Fine Arts in Theatre and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre in 2000.
Bryan Greenberg Interests
Greenberg is a Jew and has grown up in Conservative Judaism. After high school, he moved to New York and attended and served at a Jewish summer camp in Webster, Wisconsin, named Herzl Camp. He began acting there starring as Joseph in a camp-wide production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat in 1992. He is also a musician, away from acting, and has released two albums to now. Greenberg has toured around the globe, promoting his music.
Bryan Greenberg Wife
In early 2012, Greenberg started courting actress Jamie Chung and got engaged in December 2013. He proposed to Chung by singing a song he wrote while visiting Chung’s hometown of San Francisco. Bryan and Jamie married at the El Capitan Canyon resort in Santa Barbara, California in October 2015.
The wedding was a grueling three-day ordeal consisting of a welcome dinner on Halloween Eve, and guests were required to wear costumes, It was followed by a wedding ceremony in which Chung and Greenberg exchanged non-denominational vows on October 31.
Bryan Greenberg Kids
On Sunday, October 24, 2021, Greenberg announced on Instagram that they are now parents to two newborn babies, twins. It has been a secret to everyone that they were expecting and have shocked their fans with the wonderful and exciting news.
Bryan Greenberg Residence
Actor Greenberg and actress Chung presently live in their new and newly made-over Condo home in Brooklyn, New York City. They bought the home in October 2020 and recently got it made it over with the help of online interior design service Decorist.
Bryan Greenberg Height
Actor and singer, Bryan has a physically fit and well-built body with a standing height of 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) and a weight of 80 kg (176 lbs).
Bryan’s initial starring role was in the Ben Younger movie Prime (2005). He portrayed David Bloomberg, a young artist who falls in love with one of his mother Meryl Streep’s therapy patients, played by Uma Thurman. In 2008, he starred in October Road on ABC and acted alongside Alan Rickman in the movie Nobel Son. He performed in the movie Bride Wars together with Kate Hudson and Anne Hathaway in 2019. Bryan also starred alongside Scott Porter and Alexis Bledel in the indie movie The Good Guy, which was launched in February 2010.
Greenberg’s series How to Make It in America premiered on HBO on February 14, 2010. It received praise from The Washington Post calling it ”The New Yorkiest thing you could find on television, which is saying something, and its portrayal of a dirty, scrappy, multi-ethnic New York culture. ” On October 2, 2011, season 2 premiered and HBO announced its cancellation on December 20, 2011. He co-starred along with Laura Prepon in the independent comedy movie The Kitchen in 2012.
The same year, he starred in the dark comedy movie The Normals, which follows a young man who joins a two-week clinical trial of an anti-psychotic treatment at a drug-testing center in Queens. Greenberg started filming the unnamed Lance Armstrong biopic together with Ben Foster, who will portray Armstrong in 2013. Together with his wife Jamie Chung in 2015, he co-starred in the romantic drama Already Tomorrow in Hong Kong.
Greenberg launched his debut album, Waiting for Now in 2007. He has toured along with Michael Tolcher, Graham Colton, Gavin DeGraw, and Ari Hest. Bryan was joined by How to Make it in America co-star Kid Cudi at his New York City Show at the High Line Ballroom. His tracks have been featured in numerous of his movies and television work, which include One Tree Hill, Nobel Son, and October Road.
He released his second album, We Don’t Have Forever in 2011. It was produced by Thom Monahan (Vetiver, Gary Louris, Devendra Banhart), which comprised the track ”Walk Away”. The album additionally consisted of ”You Can Run”, a collaboration with How to Make it in America co-star and rapper Kid Cudi. He opted to name the record We Don’t Have Forever to reflect the numerous changes in friends, career, and personal life, he went through while writing the record over a period of two years.
Bryan Greenberg Net Worth
American musician and television and film actor, Greenberg has been active from 1997 up to date. He has an accumulated net worth of approximately $3 million as of 2021.