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Brian Klugman (born September 15, 1975) is an American actor, screenwriter, and director. In 2012 he debuted as a co-director with Lee Sternthal on the film The Words, which they both co-wrote as well.

Brian Klugman
Born (1975-09-15) September 15, 1975 (age 44)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Other namesKlugger
OccupationActor, writer, film director
Years active1993–present
RelativesJack Klugman (great-uncle)
Adam Klugman (first cousin once removed)

Early lifeEdit

Klugman was born in the suburbs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His father Gerald is a real estate broker, and his mother Helen is a school teacher.[1] He has an older brother Jeffrey, a younger sister Laurie, and a younger brother Michael. His paternal grandfather Reuben is actor Jack Klugman's brother.[2] He graduated from Germantown Academy, and attended Carnegie Mellon University for 2 years.


His most recent role has been Dr. Oliver Wells in Bones. He appeared in Cloverfield, The Bogus Witch Project, Dreamland, Joan of Arcadia, and National Lampoon's Adam & Eve. He also played Kirby Gardner, a student, in several episodes of Frasier.

Klugman appeared in the 2009 horror/thriller Vacancy 2: The First Cut in the role of "Reece".

Klugman is also credited with the story for 2010's Tron: Legacy with Lee Sternthal, and Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz, the duo who wrote the screenplay.


  1. ^ "Brian Klugman Biography ((?)-)". Retrieved October 27, 2017.
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