Brennan Brown

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Brennan Brown
Born (1968-11-23) November 23, 1968 (age 46)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Stage, film and television actor
Years active 2001–present
Spouse(s) Jenna Stern (1998-present)

Brennan Brown (born November 23, 1968) is an American film and television actor.

He may be best known for playing "Mr. Dresden", Orange UK's spoof film board executive in the company's long-running series of cinema adverts. Dresden (the executive of the Orange Wednesdays cinema sketches) appeared in 24 ads with sidekick Elliot (Steve Furst), spoofing movies and film stars. The long-running campaign which promoted the Orange phone network's two-for-one tickets deal every Wednesday ended in May, 2010. He has also appeared in two films written and directed by John Requa and Glenn Ficarra: I Love You Phillip Morris and Focus.


Year Film Role Notes
2000 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Attorney Brendan Walsh "Asunder"
2001 Law & Order Forensic Technician,

Donald Houseman, Attorney Hoyt

"Teenage Wasteland",

"The Ring", "Doped"

Deadline Engineer "Somebody's Fool"
The Education of Max Bickford Ron Zinn "A Very Great Man"
2002 Monday Night Mayhem Bob Goodrich (TV Movie)
2003 Law & Order: Criminal Intent Jerry Rivers,


"The Gift",


2006 Kidnapped Paul Levine "Sorry, Wrong Number"
2007 The Girl in the Park Man Fan
Turn the River Randolph
2008 John Adams Robert Treat Paine
Gossip Girl Mr. Smith "Bonfire of the Vanity"
2009 I Love You Phillip Morris Larry Birkheim
Damages Arthur Phillips "I Agree, It Wasn't Funny"
State of Play Andrew Pell
Ugly Betty Miles Foster "Rabbit Test",

"A Mother of a Problem"

2010 Billy Green The LA Executive
Agatha Christie's Marple Hailey Preston "The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side"
2011 Detachment Greg Raymond
2012 Person of Interest Special Agent Donnelly
Gilded Lilys (post-production) Mr. Lavage
2013 Breaking Bad AUSA "Granite State"
2015 Focus Horst

Theatre and other[edit]

Personal life[edit]

Brennan married actress Jenna Stern in 1998.

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