Know About Breaking Bad Actor and Director Bryan Cranston

An American actor, director, producer, screenwriter, Bryan Cranston is mostly popular for his role as Walter White in television seriesBreaking Badand as Dr. Tim on the NBC sitcom Seinfeld.

Bryan Cranston’s net worth is estimated at $30 million as of 2019. He has acquired fortune from his acting profession.

Early Life

Bryan Lee Cranston was born on March 7, 1956, in Hollywood, California, USA to parent Annalisa and Joseph Louis Cranston. He has German, Irish, Austrian-Jewish descent. Bryan’s mother was a radio actor and his father was an amateur boxer and actor.

Bryan was raised alongside his siblings. He is the second child to his parents. He was raised alongside his brother named Kyle and a sister younger than him named Amy.

Bryan Cranston young age and childhood picture.

Bryan Cranston joined Canoga Park High School and graduated from there. He earned an associate’s degree in police science from the ‘Los Angeles Valley College’.

During the young age, Cranston has a dream to be a police officer. While in college, he chooses acting as one of his elective subjects and soon discovered his love for theater and acting.

Later, he decided to pursue his acting career after graduating from college in 1976.


Bryan Cranston started his career with Granada Theater in the San Fernando Valley where he worked as a waiter, and a security guard. At the starting of the 1980s, he was cast in small roles in films. From the year 1983 to 1985 he was in the ABC TV series “Loving”.

At the beginning of the 1990s, he started playing different roles in several films and TV shows including “Seinfeld”, “From the Earth to the Moon” and “Saving Private Ryan”.

In 2002, he was selected for a leading role in “Malcolm in the Middle”. He was a part of the series until it ended in 2006. His role helps him to win three Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actor in Comedy Series.

From 2008-2013 he played the starring role of Walter White in the AMC crime drama “Breaking Bad” which was a major achievement of his career.

His role for this won him the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in Drama series. Bryan achieved five Golden Globe nominations and one win for the same role.

In 2014, he was cast to play a role in “All the Way” which earned him the “Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play”.

Net Worth and Earnings

As mention above, Bryan Cranston’s net worth estimated at $30 million. With a successful career in acting, he was able to amass this huge net worth.

He collected this huge net worth from his many performances in film and television, voice acting, and as well as his writing and directing of films and TV sitcoms.

Personal Life and Relationship

Bryan Cranston has married twice. In 1977, he married writer, Mickey Middleton. After having a long love relationship, the couple divorced in 1982.

After the divorce, Bryan met his love life Robin Bearden on the sets of the series “Airwolf”. In the series Cranston was playing the role of villain and Robin was playing as a hostage.

Bryan Cranston with his wife and daughter Taylor Dearden Cranston.

They had a feeling for each other and dated several times. Later, on July 8, 1989, the couple got married. The couple together has a daughter named Taylor Dearden Cranston who is also an actor.

Taylor made an appearance in an episode of “Breaking Bad”, which was directed by Cranston.

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