His name is not one that comes as a surprise to fans of Beverly Hills, 90210, Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles or Anger Management. He made his name as a notable Hollywood actor starring on these shows. Brian Austin Green is thus, one of Hollywood’s most famous men, if not for his filmography but for getting married to one of the industry’s most stunning women, Megan Fox. Learn more about this and many other things that relate to the 90210 star.
Brian Austin Green – Biography
One of the rules of the Screen Actors’ Guild is that no actor/actress will share the same name with another actor/actress. Being that there is another actor who went by the name Brian Lane Green, he decided to decided to adopt the name Austin in order to differentiate him from Lane.
Brian Green was born to George and Joyce Green on the 15th of July in 1973 in California, Los Angeles County. He is one of three children born to his parents, and he was raised in North Hollywood, attending North Hollywood High School after a short stint at Hamilton High School Academy of Music.
Brian Austin Green’s interest in entertainment came through his father, who was a professional country and western musician. Through his father, he got an early introduction into the world of performing arts, he attended a music school before he decided to pursue a career in acting.
His first acting credit came as an eleven-year-old when he starred in a short film made by a University of Southern California student. It was the first taste of a lifetime in front of the camera. He made his professional debut in 1985, in the fantasy-comedy film, The Canterville Ghost, playing the character Willie. After his debut, Brian’s next appearance was in television, starring in the television sitcom, The New Leave It to Beaver as Jason. Brian’s big break came in 1986 when he was cast in Knots Landing as Brian Cunningham. He starred in 28 episodes of the show, winning two acting nominations for his performances. He was nominated for the Best Young Actor award in the Young Artist Awards during his run on the show from 1986 to 1989.
At the end of the show, he got what is possibly his biggest role till date in 1990. He was cast as David Silver in Beverly Hills, 90210. The show, which ran from 1990 to 2000 was one of the biggest shows in the 90s and Brian Austin Green was at the forefront of that popularity and success. His role on the show, which he played over the course of 292 episodes, earned him two more Young Artist Award nominations, winning one of them in 1992.
During the course of his appearance on 90210, as his profile as an actor rose among critics and audiences, he appeared in other shows and films, such as Laws of Deception, Her Costly Affair, An American Summer, Melrose Place, Malibu Shores, among several others. After 90210 ended, Brian got another chance to star in the main role on Freddie in 2005, playing the character Chris. He also starred as a regular on Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles as Derek Reese.
So far in his career, since he made his debut in 1985, Brian Austin Green has starred in over 80 films and television shows. Brian’s relationship with his father did not only put his mind towards acting, but he also took a strong interest in music, which led him to release two albums, One Stop Carnival in 1996 and Esthero: Wikked Lil Grrls in 2005. He is also a philanthropist who has contributed to Generosity Water.
Brian Austin Green’s extensive filmography has helped the movie star to a decent net worth of $4 million dollars. The actor has earned a lot with his appearances on shows like Freddie, Anger Management and several other films. He currently enjoys his wealth with his family in Los Angeles.
Wife and Children
Brian Austin Green is been married to actress Megan Fox. He does, however, have four children from his previous relationships. He had a relationship with his 90210 star, Vanessa Marcil which produced a son, Kassius in 2002.
Green began to date Megan Fox in 2004, they got engaged for the first time in 2006. The engagement was broken off in 2009, only to be rekindled in 2010, eventually leading to the altar on the 24th of June 2010. Their marriage has produced three sons, Noah Shannon, Bodhi Ransom Green, and Journey River Green. Despite rumors of separation in 2015, the couple has remained together ever since.
Body Stats – Height
Brian is one of the most handsome men in Hollywood. His attractiveness comes from a body with a height of 6 feet and a body weight of 80 kg. Other notable body features include blue eyes and brown hair.