Quick Facts of Brandon J. Dirden

  • Full NameBrandon J. Dirden
  • Net Worth$800 Thousand
  • NicknameDirden
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceUnited States
  • Ethnicity African-American
  • Religion Christian
  • ProfessionActor
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year1997-Present
  • Eye colour Black
  • Hair colour Black
  • BuildMesomorph
  • SpouseCrystal Anne Dickinson (m. 2006)
  • Education University of Illinois, Morehouse College
  • Online PresenceInstagram (6,419 followers), Twitter (2,056 followers)
  • Children1 - Chase Ari Dirden (b. 2014)

In Hollywood over the past few years, many actors are trying to get success but, very few succeed to established their names in the field of acting. Just like Brandon J. Dirden who had embraced the limelight of media gaining worldwide attention. For his performance, he earned various honors and achievements. So far, he has amassed a huge amount of net worth. How much is his salary? Know all the details here.

Dirden is a married man as of 2019. He is having the best moments of his life with his beautiful wife. Together, they welcomed an adorable child in their life. So, he is guarding his child as a supportive father and cares for his wife as a caring husband.

Who is Brandon J. Dirden? Bio & Wiki

Brandon J. Dirden was born around in 1979, in the United States of America. Moreover, he holds an American nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity. He was raised by his father, Willie Dirden, an actor. He grew up with his younger brother, Jason Dirden, also an actor with whom he appeared in many theatrical plays.

Childhood photo of Brandon J. Dirden with his mother and grandmother.`
Childhood photo of Brandon J. Dirden with his mother and grandmother.

Dirden is a graduate of the University of Illinois. From an early age, he developed a passion for acting and participated in many theatrical plays. Later, he decided to pursue his career as an actor in the field of acting.

Did you know: Tony Award-winning actor, Michael Aronov is an avid photographer.

Inside of Brandon J. Dirden’s Career

Brandon J. Dirden started his career from Broadway where he first portrayed in the play of Prelude to a Kiss. Later, he played in the on and off-Broadway musical, Clybourne Park. He also portrayed in many theatrical plays including The First Breeze of Summer and Detroit 67.

Brandon J. Dirden with Bryan Cranston in back stage.
Brandon J. Dirden with Bryan Cranston in the backstage.

Brandon made his directorial debut directing August Wilson‘s playwright, Seven Guitars in September of 2015 at Two River Theater in Red Bank, NJ. He has also guests appeared in many television series including The Big C, The Good Wife, and many others. For his performance, he was awarded an OBIE Award, a Theater World Award, and many other nominations in 2012.

How much is Brandon J. Dirden’s Salary & Net Worth?

Brandon J. Dirden has an estimated net worth of $800 Thousand as of 2019. Back in 2018, he maintained a lucrative net worth of $600 Thousand. Having an impressive amount of wealth, he also makes a fruitful amount of fortune from his other works, which include advertisements, endorsements, and many others.

Brandon co-starred with Matt Czuchry who has a net worth of $3 Million and Christine Baranski whose net worth is $14 Million, which makes him one of the highest grossing actors in the American legal and political drama television series, The Good Wife.

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Brandon boasts a handsome amount of salary from his profession. However, his actual salary is currently under review, but we assume that he earns $50,427 which is an average salary of an actor in the United States.

Interesting: English actress, Alison Wright earned a Primetime Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series.

Who is Brandon J. Dirden’s Wife? His Marriage & Children

Brandon J. Dirden first met his wife, Crystal A. Dickinson while studying at The University of Illinois where they were classmates. Since then, they embarked their relationship to a new level and started sharing their company with each other. After dating for many years, the pair became engaged.

The couple tied the knot on 25th August 2006, in Champaign, Illinois. Together, they share a handsome son, Chase Ari Dirden (born on 29th March 2014). They are having a blissful relationship and now going to celebrate their 13 years of marriage anniversary in 2019.

Brandon J. Dirden with his wife and children in an award ceremony.
Brandon J. Dirden with his wife and children in an award ceremony.

Dirden isn’t involved in any extra-marital affairs with any other woman until now. Besides, he hasn’t faced any controversies and rumors regarding his personal life and career. Currently, he resides in Illinois with his family and friends.

Interesting Facts about Brandon J. Dirden

  • In 2016, it was announced that Dirden is soon to be seen in Baz Luhrmann’s new Netflix series, The Get Down.
  • Dirden is a renowned interpreter of August Wilson‘s work where he has to appear in 5 of the 10 of his Century Cycle.
  • He portrayed the character of Martin Luther King in the Broadway production of Robert Schenkkan‘s All the Way.
  • He loves to eat sweets a lot.
  • His height is around 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m).