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Bryan Cranston

Bryan Cranston is an American actor, voice actor, screenwriter, director, and producer.

Cranston is best known for portraying "Walter White" in the AMC crime drama series Breaking Bad, "Hal" in the Fox comedy series Malcolm in the Middle, and "Dr. Tim Whatley" in Seinfeld. For Breaking Bad, he won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series four times (2008—2010, 2014), including three consecutive wins. After becoming one of the producers of Breaking Bad in 2011, he also won the award for Outstanding Drama Series twice.

Cranston was also nominated three times for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series for his role in Malcolm in the Middle. His role in Breaking Bad also earned him five Golden Globe nominations and one win in 2014, nine Screen Actors Guild Awards nominations with four wins and five Saturn Award nominations with two wins. In June 2014, he won a Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play for his portrayal of Lyndon B. Johnson in the play All the Way on Broadway.

He also appeared in supporting roles in several acclaimed films, such as Saving Private Ryan (1998), Little Miss Sunshine (2006), Drive (2011), Argo (2012), and Godzilla (2014).

Known For

Credits

Cast Credits

Your Honor (2020)
Starring as Judge Michael Desiato (10 episodes)
Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams (2017)
Guest starring as Colonel Silas Herrick
Talking with Chris Hardwick (2017)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
Talking Saul (2016)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
  • Episode 2x01: Mabel (Apr 10, 2017)
SuperMansion (2015)
Starring as Titanium Rex
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah (2015)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (2015)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston (9 episodes)
Sneaky Pete (2015)
Guest starring as Vince Lonigan (10 episodes)
  • Episode 1x10: The Longest Day (Jan 12, 2017) [Uncredited]
  • Episode 1x09: The Turn (Jan 12, 2017) [Uncredited]
  • Episode 1x08: The Roll Over (Jan 12, 2017) [Uncredited]
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The Late Late Show with James Corden (2015)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston (5 episodes)
Hot Ones (2015)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (2014)
Guest starring as Richard Sackler
Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston (2 episodes)
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston (4 episodes)
Big History (2013)
Starring as Narrator
The Big Interview with Dan Rather (2013)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
Talking Bad (2013)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston (3 episodes)
The Writers' Room (2013)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
America in Primetime (2012)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
Conan (2010)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston (4 episodes)
Who Do You Think You Are? (2010)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
The Cleveland Show (2009)
Guest starring as Dr. Chip Fist (7 episodes)
Archer (2009)
Guest starring as Commander Tony Drake (2 episodes)
Breaking Bad (2008)
Starring as Walter White (62 episodes)
Guest starring as Walter White
30 Rock (2006)
Guest starring as Ron
The One Show (2006)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
The Colbert Report (2005)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston (2 episodes)
  • Episode 2014-12-18: Grimmy (Dec 18, 2014)
  • Episode 2013-08-06: Robin Thicke (Aug 6, 2013)
How I Met Your Mother (2005)
Guest starring as Hammond Druthers (3 episodes)
Jimmy Kimmel Live (2003)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston (5 episodes)
Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)
Guest starring as Dr. Templeton
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
Starring as Hal (56 episodes)
Family Guy (1999)
Guest starring as Doctor Jewish
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
Guest starring as Bert (5 episodes)
The King of Queens (1998)
Guest starring as Tim
  • Episode 2x22: Soft Touch (May 1, 2000) [Special Guest Star]
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996)
Guest starring as Stuart Clarkson
The Pretender (1996)
Guest starring as Neil Roberts
  • Episode 3x16: P.T.B. (Apr 3, 1999)
3rd Rock from the Sun (1996)
Guest starring as Neil
Brotherly Love (1995)
Guest starring as Russell
Touched by an Angel (1994)
Guest starring as Dr. Tom Bryant
Inside the Actors Studio (1994)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
The X-Files (1993)
Guest starring as Patrick Crump
  • Episode 6x02: Drive (Nov 15, 1998)
Power Rangers (1993)
Guest starring as Snizard
Guest starring as Twinman
Babylon 5 (1993)
Guest starring as Ericsson
The Flash (1990)
Guest starring as Philip Moses
The Simpsons (1989)
Guest starring as Stradivarius Cain
Seinfeld (1989)
Guest starring as Tim Whatley (5 episodes)
Baywatch (1989)
Guest starring as Tom Logan
L.A. Law (1986)
Guest starring as James Phillips
Matlock (1986)
Guest starring as Dr. Harding Fletcher
Guest starring as Brian Emerson
North and South (1985)
Starring as Col. Austin
Murder, She Wrote (1984)
Guest starring as Parker Foreman
Guest starring as Brian East
Guest starring as Jerry Wilber
CHiPs (1977)
Guest starring as Billy Joe
Good Morning America (1975)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
Saturday Night Live (1975)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
Guest starring as Walter White
Oscars (1953)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston (2 episodes)
The Emmy Awards (1949)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston
Golden Globe Awards (1944)
Guest starring as Bryan Cranston

Crew Credits

Your Honor (2020)
Episode crew as Director
The Dangerous Book for Boys (2018)
Show crew as Creator (6 episodes)
Show crew as Executive Producer (6 episodes)
Episode crew as Writer (2 episodes)
Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams (2017)
Show crew as Executive Producer (9 episodes)
SuperMansion (2015)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Sneaky Pete (2015)
Show crew as Creator (21 episodes)
Show crew as Executive Producer
Episode crew as Story
  • Episode 1x01: Pilot (Aug 7, 2015)
Episode crew as Director
Modern Family (2009)
Episode crew as Director (2 episodes)
Breaking Bad (2008)
Show crew as Producer
Episode crew as Director (3 episodes)
The Office (2005)
Episode crew as Director
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