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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 (35 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.


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.


Il a étudié au West Bloomfield High School. Après avoir obtenu son diplôme, il part pour Los Angeles afin de poursuivre une carrière dans le stand-up à la 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. Mais ce n'est réellement qu'en 2008 qu'il se fait connaître grâce au rôle de Alpa Chino dans la comédie Tonnerre sous les Tropiques. Puis on l'aperçoit ensuite dans Fast and Furious, puis dans le rôle de Grover Underwood dans Percy Jackson : Le Voleur de foudre ; mais surtout dans Big Mamma : De père en fils où il joue le rôle de Trent.

Parallèlement à sa carrière d'acteur, Brandon 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).

En 2011 il joue dans l'épisode 12 de la saison 1 de nouvelle série évènement Raising Hope aux côtés de Lucas Neff, Martha Plimpton et Garret Dillahunt. il joue le rôle de Justin un jeune père célibataire.

En 2013, il incarne le fils d'Axel Foley dans le pilote d'une série télévisée produite par Eddie Murphy, inspirée par la franchise de films Le Flic de Beverly Hills.

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Ben Stiller
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Vin Diesel
Vin Diesel
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Rob Schneider
Rob Schneider
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Mekhi Phifer
Mekhi Phifer
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Filmography of Brandon T. Jackson (22 films)

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Eloise (2017)

Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Eliza Dushku, Robert Patrick, Chace Crawford, Brandon T. Jackson, P. J. Byrne, Dan John Miller
Roles Dell Richards
Rating46% 2.308542.308542.308542.308542.30854
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.
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% 2.6504752.6504752.6504752.6504752.650475
A young man and his friends attempt to secure employment after recently graduating college.
Approaching Midnight
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Crime, Romance
Actors Jana Kramer, Brandon T. Jackson
Roles Corporal Artie AJ Culpepper
Rating49% 2.478142.478142.478142.478142.47814
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% 2.9014852.9014852.9014852.9014852.901485
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
Rating54% 2.7051752.7051752.7051752.7051752.705175
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, Doc Shaw, Tristin Mays Roux
Roles Alan
Rating52% 2.602972.602972.602972.602972.60297
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, 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% 2.212922.212922.212922.212922.21292
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, Sports d'hiver
Actors Dwayne Johnson, Stephen Merchant, Ashley Judd, Julie Andrews, Billy Crystal, Brandon T. Jackson
Roles Duke
Rating50% 2.5042752.5042752.5042752.5042752.504275
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, Films based on Greco-Roman mythology
Actors Logan Lerman, Brandon T. Jackson, Alexandra Daddario, Jake Abel, Sean Bean, Pierce Brosnan
Roles Grover Underwood
Rating59% 2.952432.952432.952432.952432.95243
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% 2.5030552.5030552.5030552.5030552.503055
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% 2.4512952.4512952.4512952.4512952.451295
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% 3.2992153.2992153.2992153.2992153.299215
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.
The Day the Earth Stood Still, 1h43
Directed by Scott Derrickson
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller
Themes Environmental films, La fin du monde, Films about religion, Films set in the future, Films about extraterrestrial life, Political films, Dystopian films, Films about extraterrestrial life, Robot films, Disaster films, American disaster films, Films about earthquakes
Actors Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Connelly, Jaden Smith, Kathy Bates, Jon Hamm, John Cleese
Roles Target Tech
Rating54% 2.7489652.7489652.7489652.7489652.748965
In 1928, a solitary mountaineer encounters a glowing sphere. He loses consciousness and when he wakes, the sphere has gone and there is a scar on his hand where a sample of his DNA has been taken.
Days of Wrath, 1h34
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action
Actors Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Laurence Fishburne, Wilmer Valderrama, Jesse Garcia, Ana Claudia Talancón, Taye Diggs
Rating70% 3.5198653.5198653.5198653.5198653.519865
In the Los Angeles streets, Danny Boy (Wilmer Valderrama) is a gangster without compassion or regret. His sends his gang out to carjack a rapper (Faizon Love). However, in the process, his gang ends up killing the former girlfriend of Byron (Jeffrey Dean Morgan), a local TV station manager. The victim also happens to be the mother of Mario (Jesse Garcia), who is the leader of Danny Boy's own gang.