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List of famous people named Brian, along with photos. How many celebrities named Bryan can you think of? The famous Brians below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Bryan, athletes named Brian, and even political figures named Bryan. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Brian? Add them to the list.

Bryan Cranston is an actor who really rose to fame with his lead role as "Walter White" in the show Breaking Bad, winning many awards. Before this he was also a lead role on the show Malcolm in the Middle, and at the start of his career, even guest starred on Angela Lansbury's Murder She Wrote. Brian May was famously the lead guitarist for the British band Queen. Some songs that he helped write included "We Will Rock You" and "The Show Must Go On". In Rolling Stone he was ranked number 26 on best lead guitarists of all time. 

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Bryan Cranston is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Bryan Cranston age 61 - Bryan Lee Cranston is an American actor, voice actor, screenwriter, director and producer. Cranston is best known for portraying Walter White in the AMC crime drama series Breaking Bad, Hal in ...more

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Bryan Adams is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Bryan Adams age 57 - Bryan Guy Adams, OC OBC is a Canadian singer, musician, producer, actor, social activist, and photographer. Adams has been one of the most successful figures of the world of rock music during ...more

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Brian Wilson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Wilson age 74 - Brian Wilson is an actor.

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Brian May is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian May age 69 - Brian Harold May, CBE is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and astrophysicist who achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the rock band Queen. He uses a home-built electric ...more

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Brian Cox is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Cox age 70 - Brian Denis Cox, CBE is a Scottish actor. He is known for his work with the Royal Shakespeare Company, where he gained recognition for his portrayal of King Lear. He has also appeared in many ...more

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Brian Urlacher is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Urlacher age 38 - Brian Urlacher is a former American football linebacker who spent his entire 13-year career playing for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. He played college football for the ...more

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Brian Eno is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Eno age 68 - Brian Peter George St. John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno, RDI, professionally known as Brian Eno or simply Eno, is an English musician, composer, record producer, singer, and visual artist, known ...more

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Brian Jones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Jones Died at 27 (1942-1969) - Lewis Brian Hopkin Jones was the founder and original bandleader of the Rolling Stones. Jones was a multi-instrumentalist, with his main instruments being the guitar, harmonica and keyboards. ...more

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Bryan Ferry is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Bryan Ferry age 71 - Bryan Ferry, CBE is an English singer-songwriter and musician. Ferry came to prominence in the early 1970s as the lead vocalist and principal songwriter with the art rock band Roxy Music, which ...more

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Brian Wilson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Wilson age 35 - Brian Patrick Wilson is an American professional baseball relief pitcher who is a free agent. Previously, he pitched in Major League Baseball for the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles ...more

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Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Williams age 57 - Brian Douglas Williams is an American journalist best known for his ten years as anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, the evening news program of the NBC television network. Nine ...more

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Brian Dennehy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Dennehy age 78 - Brian Mannion Dennehy is an American actor of film, stage, and television. He has won one Golden Globe, two Tony Awards and has been nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award six times.

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Brian Austin Green is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Austin Green age 43 - Brian Austin Green is an American actor and rapper best known for his portrayal of David Silver on the television series Beverly Hills, 90210. Green has also had series regular roles in ...more

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Brian Bonsall is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Bonsall age 35 - Brian Eric Bonsall is an American former child actor. He played Andrew "Andy" Keaton, the youngest child on the NBC sitcom Family Ties from 1986 until 1989, and Alexander Rozhenko, the ...more

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Brian Heidik is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Heidik age 49 - Brian Heidik won $1,000,000 on the reality TV competition, Survivor: Thailand. In 2004 Heidik began writing Survivor commentaries for the National Enquirer tabloid.

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Bryan Singer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Bryan Singer age 51 - Bryan Jay Singer is an American film and television director, film and television producer, story writer, screenwriter, and actor. He is the founder of Bad Hat Harry Productions and he has ...more

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Brian McCann is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian McCann age 33 - Brian Michael McCann is an American professional baseball catcher for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball. He played for the Atlanta Braves from 2005 through 2013. McCann is a ...more

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Brian Pillman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Pillman Died at 35 (1962-1997) - Brian William Pillman was an American football player and professional wrestler best known for his appearances in World Championship Wrestling, Extreme Championship Wrestling and the World ...more

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Brian Leetch is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Leetch age 49 - Brian Joseph Leetch is a retired American professional ice hockey defenseman who played 18 National Hockey League seasons with the New York Rangers, Toronto Maple Leafs, and Boston Bruins. He is ...more

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Brian Scalabrine is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Scalabrine age 39 - Brian David Scalabrine is an American former professional basketball player who is currently a television analyst for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association. Raised in ...more

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Brian Hoyer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Hoyer age 30 - Brian Axel Hoyer is an American football quarterback for the Houston Texans of the National Football League. Hoyer played college football at Michigan State. He was signed as an undrafted free ...more

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Brian Dawkins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Dawkins age 42 - Brian Patrick Dawkins, nicknamed Weapon X, is a former American football safety who played in the National Football League for sixteen seasons. He played college football for Clemson University. ...more

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Brian De Palma is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian De Palma age 76 - Brian Russell De Palma is an American film director and screenwriter. In a career spanning over 40 years, he is probably best known for his suspense and crime thriller films. He directed ...more

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Brian Bosworth is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Bosworth age 52 - Brian Keith Bosworth, nicknamed "The Boz," is an American former professional football player who played as a linebacker for the National Football League's Seattle Seahawks. He played ...more

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Brian Lara is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Lara age 47 - Brian Charles Lara, TC, OCC, AM is a former West Indian international cricket player. He is widely acknowledged as one of the greatest cricketers of all-time. He topped the Test batting rankings ...more

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Bryan Robson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Bryan Robson age 60 - Bryan Robson OBE is an English football manager and a former player. He began his career with West Bromwich Albion in 1972 before moving to Manchester United in 1981 where he became the longest ...more

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Brian Johnson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Johnson age 69 - Brian Johnson is an English singer and songwriter. Since 1980, he has been the lead singer of Australian rock band AC/DC, with whom he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2003. ...more

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Brian Keith is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Keith Died at 76 (1921-1997) - Brian Keith was an American film, television, and stage actor who in his six decade-long career gained recognition for his work in movies such as the 1961 Disney family film The Parent Trap, the ...more

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Brian Posehn is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Posehn age 50 - Brian Edmund Posehn is an American actor, voice actor, musician, writer, and comedian, known for his roles as Jim Kuback on The WB's Mission Hill and Brian Spukowski on Comedy Central's The ...more

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Brian McKnight is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian McKnight age 47 - Brian McKnight is an American R&B singer-songwriter, arranger, producer and musician. He is a multi-instrumentalist who plays eight instruments including piano, guitar, bass guitar, ...more

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Brian Cushing is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Cushing age 28 - Brian Cushing is an American football inside linebacker for the Houston Texans of the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Southern California. Cushing was ...more

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Brian Doyle-Murray is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Doyle-Murray age 71 - Brian Doyle-Murray is an American comedian, screenwriter, actor and voice artist. He is the older brother of actor/comedian Bill Murray and the two have acted together in several films, ...more

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Brian Setzer is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Setzer age 58 - Brian Robert Setzer is an American guitarist, singer and songwriter. He first found widespread success in the early 1980s with the 1950s-style rockabilly revival group Stray Cats, and ...more

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Bryan Trottier is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Bryan Trottier age 60 - Bryan John Trottier is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey centre who played 18 seasons in the National Hockey League for the New York Islanders and Pittsburgh Penguins. He won four ...more

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Brian Laudrup is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Laudrup age 48 - Brian Laudrup is a Danish former football player and current football commentator, pundit and analyst on TV3+. Along with former international goalkeeper Lars Høgh, Laudrup manages a ...more

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Brian Giles is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Giles age 46 - Brian Stephen Giles is a former Major League Baseball outfielder. During his career he played for the Cleveland Indians, Pittsburgh Pirates and San Diego Padres. The left-handed Giles was a ...more

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Brian Molko is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Molko age 44 - Brian Molko is a Scottish-American musician, songwriter, lead vocalist, and guitarist of the band Placebo. He is known in particular for his nasal, high-pitched vocals, androgynous appearance, ...more

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Brian Blessed is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Blessed age 80 - Brian Blessed is an English actor. He is known for his sonorous voice and "hearty, king-sized portrayals".

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Brian Rafalski is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Rafalski age 43 - Brian Christopher Rafalski is an American retired professional ice hockey defenseman. He previously played in the National Hockey League for the New Jersey Devils and Detroit Red Wings, in the ...more

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Brian Dozier is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Dozier age 29 - Brian Dozier is an American baseball player.

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Brian Kendrick is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Kendrick age 37 - Brian David Kendrick is an American professional wrestler. He is currently working for the professional wrestling promotion WWE in its developmental territory, NXT, under the ring name The Brian ...more

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Brian Bloom is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Bloom age 46 - Brian Keith Bloom is an American actor, voice actor, and screenwriter.

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Brian Littrell is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Littrell age 42 - Brian Thomas Littrell is an American singer-songwriter and occasional actor, best known as a member of the Backstreet Boys. He is also a contemporary Christian recording artist and released a ...more

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Brian Piccolo is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Piccolo Died at 27 (1943-1970) - Louis Brian Piccolo was a professional football player, a running back for the Chicago Bears for four years. He died from embryonal cell carcinoma, an aggressive form of germ cell testicular ...more

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Brian Griese is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Griese age 40 - Brian David Griese is a former American football quarterback and former radio color commentator for the Denver Broncos. He was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the third round of the 1998 NFL ...more

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Brian Roberts is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Roberts age 39 - Brian Michael Roberts is an American former professional baseball second baseman. He made his Major League Baseball debut with the Baltimore Orioles in 2001 and played for the team until 2013. ...more

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Brian Orakpo is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Orakpo age 29 - Brian Ndubisi Orakpo is an American football outside linebacker for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Texas, and was ...more

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Brian J. White is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian J. White age 41 - Brian Joseph White is an American actor, producer, model, dancer, and stockbroker.

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Brian O'Driscoll is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian O'Driscoll age 38 - Brian Gerald O'Driscoll is an Irish former professional rugby union player. Registered at University College Dublin R.F.C., he played at outside centre for the Irish provincial team Leinster and ...more

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Brian Kelly is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Brian
Brian Kelly age 55 - Brian Keith Kelly is an American football coach and former player. He is currently the head football coach for the University of Notre Dame, a position he has held since December 2009. Kelly was ...more