Who Is Brian J White?
Brian Joseph White, born on April 21, 1975, is an American actor known for his roles in various films and television series.
He was recognised for his performances in films like “The Family Stone” (2005), “The Game Plan” (2007), “12 Rounds” (2009), “I Can Do Bad All by Myself” (2009), “Good Deeds” (2012), and “The Cabin in the Woods” (2012).
In television shows including “Men of a Certain Age” (2009–2011), “Beauty and the Beast” (2012–2013), and “Ambitions” (2019), White played prominent characters.
White, the oldest of six children, was born in Boston, Massachusetts. His father, Jo Jo White, was a well-known basketball player for the Boston Celtics as well as a sports executive and restaurant.
His mother, Estela Bowser, worked as a financial counsellor. He completed his schooling at Dartmouth College and Newton South High School, where he was a member of the Beta Theta fraternity.
His television acting career got off to a good start with roles in shows including “Moesha,” “The Parkers,” “Spyder Games,” “Second Time Around,” and “The Shield.”
Later, he made the switch to acting in films, landing parts in titles including “The Family Stone,” “Brick,” “Stomp the Yard,” “The Game Plan,” and “In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale.”
Lieutenant Carl Davis, a character played by White, appeared often in “Moonlight.” He starred in the movie “I Can Do Bad All by Myself” and had appearances in the flicks “Fighting” and “12 Rounds” in 2009.
He received more acclaim for his recurring part in the television series “Men of a Certain Age.”
With roles in “The Heart Specialist” and “Politics of Love” in 2011, White’s career grew even further. Additionally, he started a tour for the stage play “What My Husband Doesn’t Know” by David E. Talbert.
White also co-hosted the UNCF’s nationwide “Empower Me” tour and had an appearance in Monica’s “Until it’s Gone” music video. In 2012, he appeared in “Good Deeds” and “The Cabin in the Woods.”
In the 2015 season of “Scandal,” he played the love interest of Olivia Pope. White has also appeared in music videos for Agnez Mo, a Global artist, such as “Coke Bottle” and “As Long As I Get Paid.”
In the fourth season of NBC’s “Chicago Fire,” he played Captain Dallas Patterson in recurrent episodes.
White debuted in two drama series on the Urban Movie Channel in 2018 called “Bronx SIU” and “Monogamy.” He was nominated for a Daytime Emmy in 2019 and 2020 for his performance in “Bronx SIU” as Outstanding Lead Actor in a Digital Daytime Drama Series.
In the prime-time soap opera “Ambitions” on the Oprah Winfrey Network in 2019, he costarred with Robin Givens.
In his private life, White wed Paula Da Silva in 2010, and the two of them welcomed a daughter in 2014.
Brian J White Siblings; Who Are His Siblings?
Brian J White has one sibling by the name of Meka White who also is female and the only sister of the American actor.
Meka White is a marketing and sponsorship sales executive with over 13 years of experience in sports and entertainment marketing.