- Date of Birth: 07 March, 1956
- Place of Birth: San Fernando, California , United States
Bryan Lee Cranston (born March 7, 1956) is an American Emmy award-winning actor, voice actor, writer and director. He is best known for his roles as Walter White in the AMC drama series Breaking Bad, for which he has won two Emmy Awards, and Hal in the FOX situation comedy Malcolm in the Middle. Other notable roles include Dr. Tim Whatley on Seinfeld, Doug Heffernan's neighbor in the The King of Queens, Astronaut Buzz Aldrin in From the Earth to the Moon, Ted Mosby's boss on How I Met Your Mother, and other roles in numerous movies and television programs.