Brian White Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Family, Career, and More

Brian White is an American actor, producer, and former sportsperson. His birth name is Brain Joseph White. He is well recognized for his roles in films such as The Family Stone (2005), The Game Plan, 12 Rounds, I Can Do Bad All by Myself, Good Deeds, and The Cabin in the Woods. On television, White had prominent roles in Men of a Certain Age, Beauty and the Beast, and Ambitions.

Personal Details

Full Name Brian Joseph White
Nick Name Brian
Date Of Birth April 21, 1975
Age 48  years as of April 2023
Birth Place Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Current Address Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Ethnicity Black
Religion Christian
Nationality American
Occupations Model and Actor
School Newton South High School
College/University Dartmouth College
Education Qualification Graduate
Net Worth $5 million as of 2023
Marital Status Married
  • TV Series:  Felicity (2000)
  • Film:  The Matchmaker (1997)

Physical Appearances

Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Height 6 Feet 2 Inches
Weight 85 Kg
Chest 42 Inches
waist 34 Inches
Biceps 16 Inches
Shoe Size 12 (US)

Personal Life ( Family, Friends, Girlfriends, Wife, Children)

Father Jo Jo White
Mother Estela Bowser
Sibling 5 sisters
Girlfriend/Wife Paula Da Silva ​(married in 2010-present)
Children Daughter: Layla Simone

Early Life

Brian White was born on April 21, 1975, in Boston, Massachusetts. Football, hockey, and lacrosse were among the sports White excelled in as a young athlete while participating in a variety of other sports as well.

As a result of his football prowess when a student at Newton South High School, he was given the scholarship to play for Dartmouth College. At Dartmouth, where he played quarterback, White set numerous records.

He played quarterback for the Boston/New England Patriots in the NFL Europe league following his time in college.

Brain white with his dad

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White chose to pursue a career in modeling and acting after an injury forced him to leave football. He started his modeling career in Boston and later relocated to New York City to work for prestigious agencies like Wilhelmina Models and Boss Models.

He made his acting debut in several TV shows, including Moesha, The Parkers, Spyder Games, Second Time Around, and The Shield. The Family Stone, Brick, Stomp the Yard, The Game Plan, and In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale. The movies Fighting and 12 Rounds both featured White in 2009. I Can Do Bad All by Myself, in which he starred, was followed by a recurring role in the series Men of a Certain Age.

White played the lead roles in The Heart Specialist and Politics of Love. Then he started performing on the road in the stage production of What My Husband Doesn’t Know by David E. Talbert. He made an appearance in both Good Deeds and The Cabin in the Woods. He had an appearance on the Scandal television show in 2015 as Olivia Pope’s love interest.

White appeared in the 2014 songs Coke Bottle and As Long As I Get Paid by Global vocalist Agnez Mo. In season 4 of NBC’s Chicago Fire, he played the recurrent character Captain Dallas Patterson. White started playing the lead in the drama series Bronx SIU and Monogamy on the Urban Cinema Channel in 2018. He was nominated for a Daytime Emmy in 2019 and 2020 for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Digital Daytime Drama Series for his work on Bronx SIU.

Unknown Facts

  • He started his career as a model.
  • White is also a philanthropist and is actively involved in several charitable organizations, including the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and the Wounded Warrior Project.
  • He has been married to his wife, Paula Da Silva, since 2010, and they have a daughter together.
  • He is also a devout Christian and has spoken publicly about the importance of his faith in his life and career.
  • White is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., a historically African American fraternity.

Brian White Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Family, Career, and More

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