Brian Patrick Wade

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Brian Patrick Wade
Born (1978-06-09) June 9, 1978 (age 36)
Other names Brian Wade
Occupation Actor, Personal trainer
Years active 2002–present
Spouse(s) Jill Wade

Brian Patrick Wade (June 9, 1978) is an American actor notable for his roles as Cpt. Craig 'Encino Man' Schwetje in the mini-series Generation Kill, as Kurt in The Big Bang Theory, and Ennis on Teen Wolf.


Wade began his career as a lap dancer in an episode of CSI: Miami and as Kim in the final season of Sabrina, the Teenage Witch.

He appeared in the films Latter Days, as Fatneck in the straight-to-video Bring It On Again, and in the Kevin Costner-Ashton Kutcher vehicle The Guardian.

He appeared in the pilot episode of The Big Bang Theory, as Penny's ex-boyfriend who refuses to give her back her TV. When Sheldon and Leonard arrive to retrieve it, he steals their pants. He appeared in two other episodes. He played a lifeguard in an episode of the sitcom Two and a Half Men. Wade is a trainer to celebrities and the host of an infomercial for the "Flex Belt" abs workout.

He received his bigger break as Cpt. Schwetje in Generation Kill, who assumes control of Bravo Company. He is married to Jill Wade, a nutritionist, and has two children.



2003 - Latter Days
2004 - Bring It On Again
2005 - Death by Engagement
2006 - The Guardian
2009 - Alligator Point


CSI: Miami - 2002 - Other Lap Dancer
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch - 2002 - Kim
NCIS - 2003-2009 - Marine Lance Corporal / Marine Private David Singer (2 episodes)
Las Vegas - 2005 - Muscular Guy
Surface - E.O.D. Commander
Twenty Good Years - 2006 - Drew
Two and a Half Men - 2006 - Sam
Help Me Help You - 2006 - Former Navy SEAL
The Big Bang Theory - 2007-2009 - Kurt (3 episodes)
'Til Death - 2007 - Jack
The Closer - 2007 - Eric Ellis
Generation Kill - 2008 - Cpt. Craig 'Encino Man' Schwetje
The Game - 2009 - Derek
Teen Wolf - 2013 - Ennis

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