Bryan Johnson is an American actor and comedian best known for his roles in the television shows The Young and the Restless and The Office. He is also a prolific voice actor, having voiced characters in numerous animated television shows and films.
Born in Los Angeles, California, on October 8, 1974, Johnson grew up in a family of actors and entertainers. He first gained recognition when he was a young child, appearing in a variety of television commercials and industrial films. As a teen, he was accepted into the prestigious Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, where he trained in acting and improvisation.
After high school, Johnson attended the University of California, Los Angeles, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Film and Television. He then moved to New York City where he began performing stand-up comedy and appearing in plays at various Off-Broadway theaters.
In 1998, Johnson landed his first major television role when he was cast as Dylan Mayfair on the long-running soap opera, The Young and the Restless. He remained on the show for four years, and his performance earned him a Daytime Emmy Award nomination.
In 2006, Johnson moved to Los Angeles and began working in television again. He had recurring roles on a number of shows, including Alias, Nip/Tuck, and The Office. He also began doing a lot of voice work, lending his voice to characters in films such as The Lego Movie and The Boxtrolls.
In addition to his acting and voice work, Johnson is an avid surfer and a passionate advocate for animal rights. He has been a member of PETA since 2014 and regularly speaks out for animal welfare.
Today, Johnson continues to act, both in television and film, and voice characters in animated films. He is also an active philanthropist, donating his time and money to various charities. His infectious enthusiasm and passion for acting have made him a beloved figure in the entertainment industry.