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Brandon Routh

Brandon James Routh (born October 9, 1979) is an American actor and former fashion model. He grew up in Iowa before moving to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career, and subsequently appeared on multiple television series throughout the early 2000s. In 2006, he gained greater recognition for his role as the titular superhero of the 2006 film Superman Returns. He also had a recurring role in the TV series Chuck, as Daniel Shaw. Following this, he had notable supporting roles in the films Zack and Miri Make a Porno and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. In 2010, he portrayed the eponymous protagonist of another comic book film, Dylan Dog: Dead of Night. He is currently portraying another iconic DC superhero, Ray Palmer/The Atom, in CW's superhero TV series Arrow and upcoming Legends of Tomorrow.


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Born:
Oct 9, 1979 In Des Moines, Iowa, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
37
First Appeared:
In the series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1992-05-25
Latest Project:
Series Lady Dynamite 2016-05-20
Known For
Poster of Arrow
Poster of Partners
Poster of The Batman
Poster of Will & Grace
Filmography

Lady Dynamite (2016)

Comedy
Series
as Jack
4.2 9 votes

DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016)

Action & Adventure Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Ray Palmer / The Atom
5.8 254 votes

Lost in the Pacific (2016)

Adventure Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Chef Mike
5.9 8 votes

400 Days (2015)

Mystery Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Theo
4.2 149 votes

Missing William (2014)

Drama
Movie
as James Anderson
3.5 2 votes

The Nine Lives of Christmas (2014)

Drama Romance Comedy
Movie
as Zachary Stone
6.3 13 votes

The Flash (2014)

Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Ray Palmer / The Atom
6.7 1198 votes

TableTop (2012)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
8.3 7 votes

Crooked Arrows (2012)

Drama
Movie
as Joe Logan
5.5 12 votes

Partners (2012)

Comedy
Series
as Wyatt Plank
5.1 9 votes

Arrow (2012)

Action Adventure Crime Drama Mystery Science Fiction
Series
as Ray Palmer
6.2 1008 votes

Cost of Living (2011)

Comedy Action
Movie
as Silas
4 2 votes

Unthinkable (2010)

Action Adventure Drama Thriller
Movie
as Agent D.J Jackson
6.7 361 votes

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010)

Action Adventure Comedy
Movie
as Todd Ingram
7.2 1734 votes

Dylan Dog: Dead of Night (2010)

Action Comedy Horror Mystery Science Fiction Thriller
Movie
as Dylan Dog
4.8 107 votes

Table for Three (2009)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Scott Teller
4.3 18 votes

Stuntmen (2009)

Action Comedy Thriller Documentary
Movie
as Kirby Popoff
5.8 2 votes

Life Is Hot in Cracktown (2009)

Drama
Movie
as Sizemore
7.3 4 votes

Popcorn Porn: Watching 'Zack and Miri Make a Porno' (2009)

Comedy Documentary
Movie
as Himself
7.2 12 votes

Kambakkht Ishq (2009)

Action Comedy Drama Foreign Romance
Movie
as Himself
4.7 13 votes

Fear Itself (2008)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.8 19 votes

Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008)

Comedy
Movie
as Bobby Long
6.1 631 votes

Fling (2008)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as James
5 4 votes

Chuck (2007)

Action & Adventure Comedy Drama
Series
as Daniel Shaw
7.5 172 votes

Superman Returns (2006)

Adventure Fantasy Action Science Fiction
Movie
as Superman / Clark Kent
5.4 1128 votes

Denial (2006)

Thriller
Movie
as Man

Look, Up in the Sky: The Amazing Story of Superman (2006)

Documentary
Movie
as himself
6.9 5 votes

The Science of Superman (2006)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself

Requiem for Krypton: Making 'Superman Returns' (2006)

Documentary
Movie
as Himself

The Batman (2004)

Animation Sci-Fi & Fantasy Mystery Action & Adventure
Series
as Unknown
6.6 19 votes

Oliver Beene (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Cold Case (2003)

Crime Drama Mystery
Series
as Unknown
7.1 54 votes

Gilmore Girls (2000)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Unknown
7.5 105 votes

Odd Man Out (1999)

Comedy
Series
as Connor

Will & Grace (1998)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.4 81 votes

The View (1997)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
2.7 15 votes

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992)

Talk Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.4 23 votes