Adam Brody is an American musician, television and film actor. He is famous for his roles in The O.C. as Seth Cohen. He has been a part of many famous movies like
, Jennifer's Body, In the Land of Women, Scream 4 and Mr. & Mrs. Smith. He is a known personality among adults and teenagers. In the year 2000, he was given the title of Sexiest Man Alive by People Magazine. He was born in California. His parents are Valerie and Mark Brody. He has two twin younger sisters Matt and Sean. He belonged to a Jewish family and had a Bar Mitzvah ceremony. He went to Scripps Ranch High School and Wangenheim Middle School. He had no interest in studying and would spend most of his time surfing. He went to community college, but in his nineteen’s he left the college and moved to Hollywood with a wish of becoming an actor. He had hired a coach for singing and acting.
He started his career with the television movie ‘Growing Up Brady’ in the year 2000. He played the role of Barry Williams. He was also a part of the Canadian television series The Sausage Factory. He played a small role in American Pie 2. His appearance as the main lead was in 2002 with Gilmore Girls in the character of Dave Rygalski. In 2003, he wrote a short movie called "Home Security." During the very same year, he was seen in the movie Grind. He appeared in the television series The O.C. His role was appreciated a lot by the audience and he became popular among the teenagers. His role earned him a lot of appreciation. Los Angeles Times tagged him as the "TV's sexiest geek”. He was ranked on the 17th position of an independent online poll as the "100 Sexiest Men Alive”. In 2005, he was tagged as No. 1 as a sex-symbol by the UK CosmoGIRL. He went ahead beating Johnny Depp in the list. In 2005, he was given the title of Sexiest Man Alive by People Magazine.
He had been on the cover page of famous magazines like Entertainment Weekly, GQ, TV Guide and Teen Vogue. He was the first male to be on the cover of Elle Girl magazine. In 2005, he played a supporting role in the movie Mr. & Mrs. Smith with Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie. He worked as a studio assistant in the movie Thank You for Smoking in 2006. His next appearance was made in the movie In the Land of Women with Kristen Stewart and Meg Ryan. The television show O.C. came to an end in 2007. After the show had ended, he turned his attention towards films. He played a supporting role in the movies The Ten and Smiley Face. In 2009, he appeared in the drama Death in Love, along with Josh Lucas. He was a part of the movie Jennifer's Body, with Megan Fox. In 2010, he starred in Cop Out, starring Tracy Morgan and Bruce Willis.
In 2011, he lent his voice for the character of "Woodie" in the movie Good Vibes. In the same year, he was seen in
. His latest movie included Lovelace in 2013. The movie was a biopic about the porn star Linda Lovelace. In 2014, he was seen in
and in 2015 he acted in Sleeping with Other People. He was a member of the band Big Japan. He was a drummer for the band and in his free time, even wrote songs and screenplays. In 2003, he started dating Rachel Bilson, who was his co-star in The O.C. Sadly, their relationship ended in the year 2006. He was later seen with Lorene Scafaria, who was a screenwriter and artist. Their relationship ended in 2011.
In 2014, he got married to
, who was his co-star in the movie The Oranges. In 2015, the couple had a girl child whom they named as Arlo.