Brandon Mychal Smith

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Brandon Mychal Smith
Born(1989-05-29) May 29, 1989 (age 25)
OccupationActor, comedian, singer, dancer, rapper
Years active2002–present
 
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Brandon Mychal Smith
Born(1989-05-29) May 29, 1989 (age 25)
OccupationActor, comedian, singer, dancer, rapper
Years active2002–present

Brandon Mychal Smith (born May 29, 1989)[1] is an American actor, comedian, singer, dancer, and rapper, best known for playing Bug Wendal in Gridiron Gang, Li'l Danny Dawkins in Phil of the Future, Nico Harris in Sonny with a Chance and So Random!, Stubby in Starstruck, and Lord of da Bling in Let It Shine. He also received critical acclaim for his portrayal of Little Richard in the 2014 biopic Get On Up.[2][3][4]

Career[edit]

Smith won a Family Television Award and Young Artist Award in 2007 for his performance as Tayshawn in The Ron Clark Story. His other credits include the 2006 production of Gridiron Gang as Bug Wendal, Adulthood, and a recurring role as Mario in Unfabulous. He starred in the 2010 Disney Channel Original Movie Starstruck. He also performs the song and music video "Party Up" for Starstruck. He was a competitor on the Dancing with the Stars sequel Skating with the Stars but had to withdraw due to illness. He produced Maxrank's track "Winna Girl".[5]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2003GrindSkater
2006Gridiron GangBug Wendal
2006The Ron Clark StoryTayshawn
2007WeaponsJames
2010Elle: A Modern Cinderella TaleTJ
2012Let It ShineLord of Da Bling
2014HooveyDonavan
2014SacrificeKaz
2014Get On UpLittle Richard

Television[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2002The DistrictDarren "Junior" FoxEpisode: "Payback"
2004–2005UnfabulousMario9 episodes
2005The ShieldNathanEpisode: "The Cure"
2005That's So RavenRazorEpisode: "Extreme Cory"
2005–2006Phil of the FutureDanny Dawkins18 episodes
2006Without a TraceTrevorEpisode: "Blood Out"
2006Gridiron GangBug Wendal
2006Lucky LouieJason PlumbeyEpisode: "A Mugging Story"
2006BonesKid #1Episode: "The Boy in the Shroud"
2006All of UsDekeEpisode: "Love Do Cost a Thing"
2006The Ron Clark StoryTayshawn
2007"Zoey 101"wrestlerEpisode: "Wrestling"
2009The ForgottenBilly YorkEpisode: "Football John"
2009–2011Sonny with a ChanceNico Harris
2010StarstruckAlbert J. "Stubby" StubbinsTelevision film
2011–2012So Random!Nico Harris
2012SNAP!HimselfHost
2013Social NightmareDanielTelevision film
2014You're the WorstSam Halton4 episodes

Music videos[edit]

YearArtistTitleRole
2008Demi Lovato"La La Land"The Director
2008Common ft. Lily Allen"Drivin' Me Wild"Man
2009Daniel Curtis Lee ft. Adam Hicks"U Can't Touch This"Boy
2010Sterling Knight"Starstruck"Stubby
2010Brandon Mychal Smith"Party Up"Himself

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