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Brandon T. Jackson is a Actor American born on 7 march 1984 at Detroit (USA)

Brandon T. Jackson

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Birth name Brandon Timothy Jackson
Nationality USA
Birth 7 march 1984 (37 years) at Detroit (USA)

Brandon Timothy Jackson (born March 7, 1984) is an American stand-up comedian, rapper, actor, and writer. He is best known for his roles in the films Roll Bounce, Tropic Thunder, Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Lottery Ticket, Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son, and Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Sea of Monsters.

Biography

Enfance
Brandon T. Jackson est né le 7 mars 1984 à Détroit dans le Michigan. Il est l'aîné d'une famille de 9 enfants. Ses parents sont tous deux pasteurs protestants.


Carrière
Après avoir obtenu son diplôme au lycée de West Bloomfield, il part pour Los Angeles afin de poursuivre une carrière dans le stand-up au Laugh Factory qui a fait connaître Wayne Brady et Chris Tucker. C'est son rôle de Junior dans Roll Bounce qui le fait connaître. Il anime alors sa propre émission, le Brandon T. Jackson Show sur N Channel. En 2006, il anime le Up Close And Personal Tour avec entre autres Chris Brown, Ne-Yo, Lil Wayne, Juelz Santana et Dem Franchize Boyz. Le grand public le découvre grâce au rôle de Alpa Chino dans la comédie Tonnerre sous les tropiques. Il apparaît ensuite dans Fast and Furious 4, tient le rôle de Grover Underwood dans les adaptations de Percy Jackson et est particulièrement remarqué dans Big Mamma : De père en fils où il joue le rôle de Trent.

En 2011, il joue dans l'épisode 12 de la saison 1 de la série Raising Hope aux côtés de Lucas Neff, Martha Plimpton et Garret Dillahunt. En 2013, il incarne le fils d'Axel Foley dans le pilote non diffusé d'une série télévisée produite par Eddie Murphy, inspirée par la franchise de films Le Flic de Beverly Hills.

Parallèlement à sa carrière d'acteur, Brandon T. Jackson est également rappeur ; on peut ainsi l'entendre chanter dans Big Mamma 3 avec Jessica Lucas, ou alors avec T-Pain et le groupe One Chance (Imma do It big).

Best films

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Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Brandon T. Jackson (25 films)

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Actor

The Year of Spectacular Men, 1h42
Directed by Lea Thompson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romance
Actors Zoey Deutch, Lea Thompson, Avan Jogia, Cameron Monaghan, Nicholas Braun, Brandon T. Jackson
Roles Logan
Rating57% 2.853082.853082.853082.853082.85308
Fraîchement diplômée, Izzy tente de s'adapter à la vie d'adulte. Elle ruine ses relations amoureuses et enchaîne les obstacles, ce qui la pousse à chercher du soutien auprès de sa petite sœur et de sa mère.
Eloise
Eloise (2017)

Directed by Robert Legato
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Eliza Dushku, Robert Patrick, Chace Crawford, Brandon T. Jackson, P. J. Byrne, Tim Holmes
Roles Dell Richards
Rating46% 2.3131652.3131652.3131652.3131652.313165
Eloise est un asile désaffecté. Quatre amis y pénètrent, espérant trouver un certificat de décès permettant à Jacob d'avoir le droit d'hériter. L'exploration de l'endroit leur fait découvrir l'horreur du passé de l'endroit et prendre conscience de la propre tragédie qui les entoure.
Love by the 10th Date, 1h27
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Actors Meagan Good, Kelly Rowland, Brandon T. Jackson, Keri Hilson, Kellee Stewart, Jason Rogel
Roles Dante
Rating58% 2.9051052.9051052.9051052.9051052.905105
Gabrielle est une graphiste heureuse, professionnellement parlant. Hélas pour elle, sa situation amoureuse est un fiasco. Mais tout change, lorsque sa patronne lui donnera 5000 euros, si elle obtient 10 rendez-vous avec un seul et même homme. Commence alors pour elle, une quête effrénée, afin de trouver son prétendant.
Get a Job
Get a Job (2016)

Directed by Dylan Kidd
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Actors Miles Teller, Anna Kendrick, Bryan Cranston, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Alison Brie, Marcia Gay Harden
Roles Luke
Rating53% 2.6503952.6503952.6503952.6503952.650395
A young man and his friends attempt to secure employment after recently graduating college.
Get a Job
Get a Job (2016)

Directed by Dylan Kidd
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Actors Miles Teller, Anna Kendrick, Alison Brie, John Cho, Nicholas Braun, Bryan Cranston
Roles Luke
Rating53% 2.6503952.6503952.6503952.6503952.650395
A comedy centered around a recent college graduate, his friends, and their attempts to secure employment.
Approaching Midnight
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Crime, Romance
Actors Jana Kramer, Brandon T. Jackson
Roles Corporal Artie AJ Culpepper
Rating42% 2.1391652.1391652.1391652.1391652.139165
Approaching Midnight portrays a U.S. Army staff sergeant (Sam Logan Khaleghi) who fights the threat of corruption and deception in his hometown after returning from battle.
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters, 1h46
Directed by Thor Freudenthal
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Fantastic, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Films about magic and magicians, Films based on mythology, Films based on Greco-Roman mythology, Films based on Greco-Roman mythology
Actors Sean Bean, Logan Lerman, Brandon T. Jackson, Nathan Fillion, Alexandra Daddario, Jake Abel
Roles Grover Underwood
Rating58% 2.9035752.9035752.9035752.9035752.903575
In the summer of 2006, Percy recounts the story of Thalia and her sacrifice. A young Annabeth, Luke, Grover and Thalia are running to Camp Half-Blood while being pursued by monsters. Thalia sacrifices herself to get the others into the camp, and her father Zeus transforms her into a pine tree, creating a magical border around the camp. Soon a Cyclops passes through the border and is revealed to be Tyson, Percy's half-brother. The camp is later attacked by a Colchis Bull who breaks through the border and ravages Camp Half-Blood. Percy defeats it with the help of Tyson, Annabeth, and Clarisse. Following this, Luke Castellan (who had survived his and Percy's battle in the previous film) appears and confronts Percy, trying to convert him to his cause. When Percy refuses, Luke disappears.
The Smurfs 2, 1h45
Directed by Raja Gosnell
Origin USA
Genres Fantastic, Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure, Animation
Themes Films about magic and magicians, Children's films
Actors Hank Azaria, Neil Patrick Harris, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Jayma Mays, Sofía Vergara, Katy Perry
Roles Blackout
Rating53% 2.6604452.6604452.6604452.6604452.660445
In preparation for her birthday celebration, the Smurfs read the story of Smurfette, how she was created by Gargamel to destroy them, only for Papa Smurf to rescue her and turn her fully into a Smurf. Meanwhile, she is having nightmares about reverting to her original form and betraying her fellow Smurfs by turning them over to Gargamel. The Smurfs are preparing a surprise party, but as Smurfette tries to find out what her fellow Smurfs are planning, none of them are saying a word. She takes this to mean that everyone forgot her birthday.
Thunderstruck, 1h34
Directed by John Whitesell
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Sports films, Basketball films, Children's films
Actors Taylor Gray, James Belushi, Brandon T. Jackson, Taylor Gray, Taylor Gray, Doc Shaw
Roles Alan
Rating51% 2.5645552.5645552.5645552.5645552.564555
Brian is a 16-year-old living in Oklahoma. Though he has tried out for the school basketball team, the Eagles, he has never made it, resigned to being water boy for the team. While practicing at home, Brian's sister makes a video of him injuring himself. She shows the video around school, and it is eventually seen by Connor, the star player of the basketball team. Brian takes a liking to Isabelle, a new girl at school, but is embarrassed when Connor shows the video of him to the whole school. In order to cheer him up, Brian's dad takes him to a Thunder game against the Detroit Pistons at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City.
Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son, 1h43
Directed by John Whitesell
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Comedy thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Films about families, Medical-themed films, Obésité, Films about racism, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, Transgender in film, Films about disabilities, Children's films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Cross-dressing in film
Actors Martin Lawrence, Brandon T. Jackson, Jessica Lucas, Mari Morrow, Tony Curran, Michelle Ang
Roles Trent / Charmaine
Rating44% 2.220672.220672.220672.220672.22067
FBI agent Malcolm Turner (Martin Lawrence) is elated to learn that his stepson, Trent Pierce (Brandon T. Jackson), has been accepted to attend Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. However, Trent is uninterested and instead wants Malcolm to sign a recording contract for him since he is underage. When Malcolm refuses, Trent's best friends encourage him to ambush Malcolm on the job in order to obtain the signature. Malcolm, in an attempt to capture Russian gang member Chirkoff (Tony Curran), uses an informant named Canetti to deliver a flash drive to the gang, while Trent attempts to ambush Malcolm on the job. Canetti (Max Casella) reveals that the flash drive is empty and a duplicate is hidden with a friend at the Georgia Girls School for the Arts.
Tooth Fairy, 1h41
Directed by Michael Lembeck
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Fantasy
Themes Films about magic and magicians, Sports films, Ice hockey films, Les fées, Children's films, Sports d'hiver
Actors Dwayne Johnson, Stephen Merchant, Ashley Judd, Julie Andrews, Billy Crystal, Brandon T. Jackson
Roles Duke
Rating50% 2.5087652.5087652.5087652.5087652.508765
A gruff man learns to be more compassionate to his girlfriend's children when he is magically compelled to serve as a tooth fairy.
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, 1h59
Directed by Chris Columbus
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Fantastic, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Films about magic and magicians, Films based on mythology, Transport films, Films based on Greco-Roman mythology, Road movies, Children's films, Films based on Greco-Roman mythology
Actors Logan Lerman, Brandon T. Jackson, Alexandra Daddario, Jake Abel, Sean Bean, Pierce Brosnan
Roles Grover Underwood
Rating59% 2.954722.954722.954722.954722.95472
In New York City, Zeus and Poseidon meet at the top of the Empire State Building, where Zeus reveals that his master lightning bolt has been stolen and accuses Poseidon's demigod son, Percy Jackson, of the theft. Poseidon reminds him that Percy is unaware of his true identity, but Zeus declares that unless his master bolt is returned to Mount Olympus before the summer solstice, in two weeks' time, war will be waged between all the gods.
Lottery Ticket, 1h39
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Actors Shad Moss, Brandon T. Jackson, Naturi Naughton, Keith David, Charlie Murphy, Gbenga Akinnagbe
Roles Benny
Rating50% 2.5044252.5044252.5044252.5044252.504425
The film follows Kevin Carson (Bow Wow), a young man living in the projects with his grandmother (Loretta Devine). Kevin dreams of one day designing his own sneaker line, but currently works at Foot Locker. His dreams are supported by two of his best friends: Benny (Brandon T. Jackson) and Stacey (Naturi Naughton). He comes across Lorenzo (Gbenga Akinnagbe), the neighborhood bully. Meanwhile, everyone in his neighborhood is trying to win the Mondo Million Dollar Lottery of $370 million. Lorenzo demands that Kevin gives him and his three friends three sets of sneakers each. When Lorenzo shows up to Kevin's job, and grabs the shoes, the alarms go off and the police arrive. After Kevin accidentally pays for the shoes for Lorenzo, he attempts to explain to the police that he did not intend to give the shoes to Lorenzo, Lorenzo is arrested for shoplifting and Kevin loses his job.
Operation: Endgame, 1h27
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Comedy, Action, Adventure
Themes Films about computing
Actors Joe Anderson, Rob Corddry, Ellen Barkin, Odette Annable, Maggie Q, Zach Galifianakis
Roles Tower
Rating49% 2.451832.451832.451832.451832.45183
The majority of the events in the film take place on 2.20.09, the date of the inauguration of Barack Obama as President of the United States and the first day of work for "The Fool", as the film's main character (Joe Anderson) is code-named. The Factory, a secret office of government agents, has hired him as a thief. After the beautiful High Priestess (Maggie Q) and the caustic Chariot (Rob Corddry) meet the Fool, they enter the secret underground offices of the Factory, and the audience learns that Neal (Michael Hitchcock), Carl (Tim Bagley), and their boss Susan (Beth Grant) have the entire office under surveillance.
Fast & Furious, 1h40
Directed by Vin Diesel, Justin Lin, Neal H. Moritz
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime
Themes Seafaring films, Sports films, Transport films, Films about automobiles, Auto racing films, Road movies
Actors Vin Diesel, Michelle Rodríguez, Paul Walker, Jordana Brewster, John Ortiz, Laz Alonso
Roles BMW Driver
Rating65% 3.2999853.2999853.2999853.2999853.299985
Five years after leaving Los Angeles, Dominic Toretto and his new crew, consisting of his girlfriend Letty, Tego Leo, Rico Santos, Cara Mirtha, and Han Seoul-Oh, are hijacking fuel tankers in the Dominican Republic. Dominic begins to suspect that the police are hot on their trail, after Han informs him that one of his garages have been raided, forcing the crew to disband and go their separate ways. Realizing that he must move, he packs his things in the middle of the night and leaves Letty behind in order to protect her from harm.