Brandon Jay McLaren

Canadian actor Brandon Jay McLaren was born to parents from Grenada and Trindad on July 3, 1981. Hailing from Vancouver, Brandon attended the Johnston Heights Secondary School in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada where he studied Drama for five years, working with the Johnston Heights Theatre Company. He also attended the University of New York in Albany, furthering his study in acting. In 2003, he began his acting career and since then has been seen in both television and film. His extensive list of small screen credits include roles on Power Rangers S.P.D. (2005), Harper's Island (2009), The Best Years (2007) and AMC's original series The Killing (2011). Brandon also has strong ties to television movies, including the horror flicks The Sea Beast (2008) and Yeti: Curse of the Snow Demon (2008). He also had a recurring role on the Canadian comedic series Being Erica (2009) from 2010-2011.

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Cast Credits

Ransom (2017)
Starring as Oliver Yates (18 episodes)
Slasher (2016)
Starring as Dylan Bennett (8 episodes)
UnREAL (2015)
Guest starring as Dr. Simon (7 episodes)
  • Episode 3x08: Recurrent (Apr 16, 2018)
  • Episode 3x07: Projection (Apr 9, 2018)
  • Episode 3x05: Gestalt (Mar 26, 2018)
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Graceland (2013)
Starring as Dale Jakes (8 episodes)
Motive (2013)
Guest starring as Lee Ward
Chicago Fire (2012)
Guest starring as Danny Booker (3 episodes)
Three Inches (2011)
Starring as Macklin Sportello
  • Episode 1x01: Pilot (Dec 29, 2011)
Falling Skies (2011)
Guest starring as Jamil Dexter (6 episodes)
The Killing (2011)
Guest starring as Bennet Ahmed (11 episodes)
Human Target (2010)
Guest starring as Omar
  • Episode 1x05: Run (Feb 10, 2010) [Co-Star]
Harper's Island (2009)
Starring as Danny Brooks
Being Erica (2009)
Starring as Lenin
The Best Years (2007)
Starring as Devon Sylver
Blade: The Series (2006)
Guest starring as Bad Blood Crew
Criminal Minds (2005)
Guest starring as Captain Adrian Scott
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000)
Guest starring as Anthony Samuels
Power Rangers (1993)
Starring as Jack Landors
The Jury ()
Starring as Jared Wheaton
Tremors ()
Starring as Toby