Bryan Greenberg biography
The Good Guy
Date of Birth: May 24, 1978
Born in Omaha, Nebraska, Bryan Greenberg discovered acting at an early age, pursuing it while earning a B.F.A. at New York University. He acted in stage productions while at NYU, then went on to perform with several other theater companies. Greenberg made his small screen debut with a 1997 guest appearance on Law & Order and made his big screen debut the following year in A Civil Action (1998), starring John Travolta.
In 2000, Greenberg's career began to heat up with guest appearances on The Sopranos, Third Watch and Boston Public. He landed a lead role in 2002 as a teenager in the big budget feature The Perfect Score (it was released in 2004), co-starring alongside Erika Christensen and Scarlett Johannson, then got a recurring role as Jake on the new WB series One Tree Hill (which debuted in Fall 2003), playing a high school basketball player leading a double life as a single father.
An accomplished singer and musician, Greenberg performed an original song on an episode of One Tree Hill.
He has moved on from One Tree Hill to a starring role in the ABC TV drama series October Road and supporting roles in major motion pictures such as Bride Wars (2009) with Anne Hathaway and Kate Hudson and Friends with Benefits (2011), starring Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis.