Brendan Fehr is a renowned Canadian model and film and television actor. He was born on October 29, 1977, in New Westminster, British Columbia in Canada. His mother works as a case manager at the correctional while his father owns a yacht manufacture. In the year 1990, he shifted to Winnipeg, Manitoba and was brought up as a Mennonite. He completed his studies at Mennonite Brethren Collegiate Institute. At first, he wanted to become an accountant but his career plans changes to teaching, without any thoughts that he would later become an actor. He started out as a model for top-leading brands like Calvin Klein, Levi’s, DKNY and Emporio Armani.
His photos also appeared in some magazines. He made his first acting role in the Internet soap, CR6 in 1996. Brendan made his debut in television through the Canadian teen comedy-drama series, Breaker High in 1997. This was followed by a regular role as Michael Guerin in the American sci-fi series, Roswell in the year 1999. In 2001, he earned a nomination for Best Supporting Actor on Television at the Saturn Award for his performance in the series and the Choice Sidekick award at the Teen Choice Awards for two consecutive years. After this, he was starred in the comedy film, Childstar, alongside
Jennifer Jason Leigh
in 2004. In the same year, he was nominated for Best Supporting Actor at the 25th Genie Awards for his brilliant performance in the Canadian romantic drama film, Sugar. He acted together with
in Long Weekend in 2005.
He was also featured in a video of U2’s Stuck in a Moment You Can’t Get Out Of and made an appearance in Vanessa Carlton’s Pretty Baby. Brendan was later starred in the six-hour mini-series, Samurai Girl in 2008 and had a recurring role as Jared Booth, who’s always into trouble in the American crime procedural comedy-drama series, Bones. He was seen as Adam Hughes in the 2011 television romance film, A Christmas Kiss. In the same year, he acted as a US warship navigator in the American superhero film, X-Men: First Class. Brendan acted as Dr. Drew Alister in the medical drama, The Night Shift on NBC in the year 2014. He had a recurring role in the show’s second season in 2015.
Brendan was initially engaged to
, his co-star in Roswell in between 2001 and 2003. However, it didn’t work out and got married to Jennifer Rowley in July 2006 instead. They have three children namely James Olivia, Ellison Jane and Ondine Carda Kitty.