Nicholas Braun

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Nicholas Braun
Nicholas Braun Paparazzo Photography.jpg
Born Nicholas Joseph Braun
(1988-05-01) May 1, 1988 (age 28)
Bethpage, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actor, musician
Years active 2001–present

Nicholas Joseph "Nick" Braun (born May 1, 1988) is an American actor and musician.

Life and career[edit]

Braun was born in Bethpage, New York, the son of Elizabeth Lyle and actor Craig Braun. In 2001, he made his acting debut in Walter and Henry, a father-son drama television film with an ensemble cast that included John Larroquette, Kate Nelligan, Dorian Harewood and James Coburn. He graduated from St. Mark's School in Southborough, Massachusetts in 2006.

Most famous for his role in the film Sky High as Zachary "Zach" Braun (a.k.a. Zach Attack!), Braun also played Zeke Thompson in Minutemen, a Disney Channel Original Movie. Braun appeared in another Original Disney Channel movie, Princess Protection Program, that starred Demi Lovato and Selena Gomez, in which he portrayed Edwin, who is always behind the camera video-taping.[1]

He played the regular role of Cameron on the ABC Family show 10 Things I Hate About You,[1][2] until it was cancelled with its final episode airing on May 24, 2010.[3] He appeared in The Secret Life of the American Teenager and currently portrays the character Cole Waters on the Web series The LXD.

In 2011, he played Lloyd Taylor in Disney's theatrical release Prom,[1][unreliable source?] and Billy Ray in Kevin Smith's Red State.

In 2012, Braun appeared twice with Nina Dobrev in a Funny or Die comedy video called SPF and as "Ponytail Derek", in which he played Dobrev's on-screen boyfriend in the film The Perks of Being a Wallflower.

Braun has a YouTube channel with Kyle Kaplan and Vincent Pergola called the Breakfast Toms, which is a group of young filmmakers that write, direct and produce its own media.

In 2015, he was featured on two tracks on Phantoms' debut EP, Broken Halo. He provided vocals on the title track and on "Voyeur".[4] He also co-starred with Dakota Johnson in both Date and Switch (2014) and How to Be Single (2016).


Year Title Role Notes
2001 Walter and Henry Henry Television film
2004 Carry Me Home Zeke
2005 Sky High Zachary "Zach" Braun
2008 Minutemen Zeke Thompson Television film
2009 Princess Protection Program Ed
First Time, TheThe First Time Ernie
2011 Red State Billy Ray
Chalet Girl Nigel
Prom Lloyd Taylor
2012 Watch, TheThe Watch Jason
Perks of Being a Wallflower, TheThe Perks of Being a Wallflower Ponytail Derek
2013 At Middleton Justin
2014 Date and Switch Michael
2015 Poltergeist Boyd
Freaks of Nature Dag Parker
Jem and the Holograms Brad Uncredited
The Stanford Prison Experiment Karl Vandy
2016 How to Be Single Josh
Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Tall Brian
Get a Job Charlie
Good Kids Andy Evans
Year Title Role Notes
2002 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Kid Episode: "Surveillance"
2006 Without a Trace Zander Marrs Episode: "Fade-Away"
2007 Shark Craig Episode: "Teacher's Pet"
2008 Cold Case Lenny Snow '51 Episode: "Shore Leave"
2009 Secret Life of the American Teenager, TheThe Secret Life of the American Teenager Randy Episode: "Money for Nothing, Chicks for Free"
2009–2010 10 Things I Hate About You Cameron James Main cast; 20 episodes
2009 Three Rivers Michael Episode: "The Luckiest Man"
2011 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Neal Monroe Episode: "Hitting for the Cycle"
Brave New World Matt Koutnick Unsold NBC pilot
2013 Friend Me Rob Unaired CBS series


  1. ^ a b c "Nicholas Braun". IMDb. Retrieved 3 December 2015. 
  2. ^ "Nicholas Braun". CBS Interactive. Retrieved 3 December 2015. 
  3. ^ "TV Show News and Ratings - Live Feed". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 3 December 2015. 
  4. ^ "Broken Halo - EP". iTunes. Retrieved 3 December 2015. 

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