Brandon T. Jackson

Brandon Timothy Jackson (born March 7, 1984) is an American stand-up comedian, rapper, actor, and writer. He is best known for his roles in the films Roll Bounce, Tropic Thunder, Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Lottery Ticket, Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son, and Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Sea of Monsters.

Jackson, one of nine children, was born in Detroit, Michigan. His mother, Beverly Yvonne, is a pastor. His father, Bishop Wayne Timothy Jackson, is the senior pastor of Great Faith Ministries International, and author of the book Miracles Do Happen: The Power And Place Of Miracles As A Sign To The World. His maternal grandfather, Royal Titus Bozeman, was a Pentecostal child preacher named a "Boy Wonder" by Indiana newspapers. Jackson now lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Cast Credits

Living with Funny (2016)
Starring as Brandon T. Jackson (5 episodes)
Mr. Robinson (2015)
Starring as Ben Robinson (5 episodes)
Deadbeat (2014)
Starring as Roofie (23 episodes)
Californication (2007)
Guest starring as Hashtag (3 episodes)