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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant 

Chris Abraham
Updated January 27, 2020 5.2k views 99 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Bryant. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Bryant on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Bryant as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Bryant along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Bryant, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Bryants include Kobe Bryant, Dez Bryant, and Joy Bryant, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Kobe Bryant is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 40 from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Kobe Bean Bryant (August 23, 1978 – January 26, 2020) was an American professional basketball player. He played his entire 20-year career in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the ...more
Dez Bryant is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 30 from Lufkin, Texas
Desmond Demond Bryant (born November 4, 1988) is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Oklahoma State, where he earned All-American ...more
Joy Bryant is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 44 from New York City, New York, USA
Joy Bryant (born October 18, 1974) is an American actress and former fashion model. She has appeared in numerous films and television since beginning her acting career in 2001. Her accolades ...more
Aidy Bryant is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 31 from Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America
Aidy Bryant is an American actress and comedian, best known as a cast member on Saturday Night Live, beginning in season 38.
Bear Bryant is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Dec. at 70 (1913-1983) from Fordyce, Arkansas
Paul William "Bear" Bryant (September 11, 1913 – January 26, 1983) was an American college football player and coach. He was best known as the head coach of the University of Alabama ...more
Vanessa Bryant is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Matt Bryant is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 43 from Orange, Texas
Steven Matt Bryant (born May 29, 1975), nicknamed "Money Matt", is an American football placekicker who is a free agent. He played college football at Baylor, and was signed as an ...more
Lucas Bryant is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 40 from Elmira, Canada
Lucas Bryant (born September 28, 1978) is a Canadian-American actor. Bryant is most well known for his role as Nathan Wuornos in the Syfy TV channel series Haven (2010–2015).
Desmond Bryant is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 33 from Shorewood, Illinois
Desmond J. Bryant (born December 15, 1985) is an American football defensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Harvard and was signed by the Oakland Raiders as ...more
Anita Bryant is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 78 from Barnsdall, Oklahoma, United States of America
Anita Jane Bryant (born March 25, 1940) is an American singer and anti-gay rights activist. She scored four Top 40 hits in the United States in the late 1950s and early 1960s, including ...more
Nicola Bryant is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 58 from Guildford, England
Nicola Jane Bryant (born 11 October 1960) is an English actress known for her role as Perpugilliam "Peri" Brown, a companion to both the Fifth and Sixth Doctors in the BBC science ...more
Joe Bryant is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 64 from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Joseph Washington "Jellybean" Bryant (born October 19, 1954) is an American retired professional basketball player, current coach, and the father of former Los Angeles Lakers guard ...more
Jimmy Bryant is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Dec. at 55 (1925-1980) from Moultrie, Georgia, United States of America
Ivy J. Bryant, Jr. (March 5, 1925 – September 22, 1980), known as Jimmy Bryant, was an American country music guitarist.
Chris Bryant is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 57 from Cardiff, Wales
Christopher John Bryant (born 11 January 1962) is a Welsh Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Rhondda since the 2001 general election and most recently the ...more
Kris Bryant is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 27 from Las Vegas-Paradise, NV Metropolitan Statistical Area, Nevada
Kristopher L. Bryant is an American professional baseball player in minor league baseball for the Chicago Cubs organization. He attended the University of San Diego, where he played college ...more
William Cullen Bryant is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Dec. at 84 (1794-1878) from Cummington, Massachusetts
William Cullen Bryant (November 3, 1794 – June 12, 1878) was an American romantic poet, journalist, and long-time editor of the New York Evening Post.
Bobby Bryant is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 75 from Macon, Georgia
Bobby Bryant (born January 24, 1944) is a former cornerback for the Minnesota Vikings during the days of the Purple People Eaters (1968–1980). Bryant is second on the Vikings all-time list with ...more
Gridley Bryant is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Dec. at 78 (1789-1867) from Scituate, Massachusetts
Gridley Bryant (1789 – June 13, 1867) was an American construction engineer who ended up building the first commercial railroad in the United States and inventing most of the basic technologies ...more
Wendell Bryant is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Wendell Bryant (born September 12, 1980) is a former American football defensive tackle. He was drafted by the Arizona Cardinals 12th overall in the 2002 NFL Draft. He played college football at ...more
Sarah Bryant is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Age 46 from Brunswick, Maine
Sarah Bryant is a contemporary British based science fiction writer. She attended Brown University in Rhode Island before moving to Scotland in 1996 to study creative writing at the University ...more
Andrew Jackson Bryant is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Dec. at 65 (1823-1888) from Effingham, New Hampshire, United States of America
Andrew Jackson Bryant, known as A.J. Bryant, (1831–1888) was the seventeenth mayor of San Francisco, California, serving from December 1875 to December 1879 during a lengthy economic depression ...more
Carmen Bryant is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Carmen Bryant is a film producer.
William Bryant is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Dec. at 77 (1924-2001) from Michigan, USA, Detroit
William Bryant (born William Robert Klein January 31, 1924 – June 26, 2001), was an American actor. He is one of the more recognizable television character actors of the 1960s and 1970s.
Michael Bryant is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Dec. at 74 (1928-2002) from London, United Kingdom
Michael Dennis Bryant, (5 April 1928 – 25 April 2002) was a British stage and television actor.
Katherine Jane Bryant is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bryant
Katherine Jane Bryant, known professionally as Janie Bryant, is an American television costume designer. Her two most notable works are the HBO Western series Deadwood, for which she was awarded ...more