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Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Bryan Cranston lock lips in 'Seinfeld' reunion at Emmys

Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Bryan Cranston lock lips in 'Seinfeld' reunion at Emmys

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 26 (UPI) --Julia Louis-Dreyfus playfully kissed Bryan Cranston -- with whom she appeared in "Seinfeld" -- after she won an Emmy for her work on her latest comedy "Veep."
Karen Butler
'Breaking Bad' wins Emmy Award for Best Drama Series

'Breaking Bad' wins Emmy Award for Best Drama Series

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25 (UPI) --"Breaking Bad" and three of its cast members won Emmy Awards in Los Angeles Monday night.
Karen Butler
2014 Emmy Awards ceremony begins in Los Angeles

2014 Emmy Awards ceremony begins in Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 25 (UPI) --The 2014 Emmy Awards ceremony has begun in Los Angeles with comedian Seth Meyers serving as host of the American television industry's biggest night.
Karen Butler
Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul and Julia Louis-Dreyfus team up for new Emmys promo

Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul and Julia Louis-Dreyfus team up for new Emmys promo

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20 (UPI) --"Breaking Bad" stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul are pawn shop owners trying to get a deal on Julia Louis-Dreyfus' Emmy in a new promo for the award show.
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Debra Messing, Sofia Vergara to be presenters at next week's Emmys ceremony

Debra Messing, Sofia Vergara to be presenters at next week's Emmys ceremony

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 18 (UPI) --Debra Messing, Sofia Vergara, Allison Janney and Lucy Liu are to be presenters at the 66th Emmy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles, producers announced.
Karen Butler
'Breaking Bad' spinoff 'Better Call Saul' debuts first teaser

'Breaking Bad' spinoff 'Better Call Saul' debuts first teaser

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 11 (UPI) --The first teaser for "Breaking Bad" spinoff "Better Call Saul" previews a younger Saul Goodman (Bob Odenkirk) as he jokes about lawyers.
Annie Martin
Bryan Cranston will reprise his 'All the Way' role on HBO

Bryan Cranston will reprise his 'All the Way' role on HBO

LOS ANGELES, July 17 (UPI) --"Breaking Bad" actor Bryan Cranston will reprise his award winning role as President Lyndon B. Johnson in an HBO adaptation of the Broadway play "All the Way."
Annie Martin
'Breaking Bad' creator Vince Gilligan details spinoff 'Better Call Saul'

'Breaking Bad' creator Vince Gilligan details spinoff 'Better Call Saul'

LOS ANGELES, July 14 (UPI) --Producers Vince Gilligan and Peter Gould revealed new details on "Better Call Saul," including the setting and confirmed series regulars.
Annie Martin
2014 Emmy nominations: 'Game of Thrones,' 'Fargo' lead the field

2014 Emmy nominations: 'Game of Thrones,' 'Fargo' lead the field

LOS ANGELES, July 10 (UPI) --2014 Emmy nominations: "Game of Thrones" is this year's most nominated program, with "Fargo" and "American Horror Story: Coven" close behind.
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'Breaking Bad' marathons to air Sundays on AMC

'Breaking Bad' marathons to air Sundays on AMC

NEW YORK, July 2 (UPI) --"Breaking Bad" will return to television in eight-episode marathon blocks beginning in August.
Annie Martin
Anna Kendrick covers Elle, says she hasn't been hit on in five years

Anna Kendrick covers Elle, says she hasn't been hit on in five years

LOS ANGELES, June 12 (UPI) --Anna Kendrick sizzles in red on the July cover of Elle, but the actress says she hasn't been hit on in five years.
Annie Martinn
Bryan Cranston wins Tony for Best Lead Actor in a Play for 'All the Way'

Bryan Cranston wins Tony for Best Lead Actor in a Play for 'All the Way'

NEW YORK , June 8 (UPI) --Film and TV star Bryan Cranston earned his first Tony Award Sunday for his portrayal of former U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson in the play, "All the Way."
Karen Butler
Hugh Jackman bounces into the Tony Awards show, teases Neil Patrick Harris

Hugh Jackman bounces into the Tony Awards show, teases Neil Patrick Harris

NEW YORK, June 8 (UPI) --Australian entertainer Hugh Jackman has kicked off his fourth outing as emcee of the Tony Awards ceremony in New York City Sunday night.
Karen Butler
Bryan Cranston teases 'Breaking Bad' continuation

Bryan Cranston teases 'Breaking Bad' continuation

ATLANTA, May 30 (UPI) --Bryan Cranston says one should "never say never" when it comes to the future of Walter White.
Annie Martin
'Godzilla' director praises top-notch cast

'Godzilla' director praises top-notch cast

NEW YORK, May 26 (UPI) --Director Gareth Edwards says he loves that the cast credits for "Godzilla" look more like they are for an art-house film than a massive, monster movie.
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Actor Bryan Cranston arrives for a performance by Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble at KCRW's World Festival at the Hollywood Bowl on August 7, 2005 . Cranston plays the father on FOX's 'Malcolm in the Middle.' (UPI Photo/ Phil McCarten)
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Bryan Lee Cranston (born March 7, 1956) is an American actor, voice actor, writer and director. He is best known for his roles as Hal, the father in the Fox situation comedy Malcolm in the Middle, and as Walter White in the AMC drama series Breaking Bad, for which he has won three consecutive Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series Emmy Awards. Other notable roles include Dr. Tim Whatley on Seinfeld, Doug Heffernan's neighbor in The King of Queens, Astronaut Buzz Aldrin in From the Earth to the Moon, and Ted Mosby's boss on How I Met Your Mother.

Cranston was born in Canoga Park, California, the son of Peggy Sell and actor Joe Cranston. He grew up in the Los Angeles area, graduating from Canoga Park High School. Cranston studied police science in college.

He began his acting career after college in local and regional theatres, getting his start at the Granada Theatre in the San Fernando Valley. Cranston has worked regularly since the late 1980s, mostly in minor roles. His advertising work includes commercials for Lay's potato chips, Excedrin, Honda Accord, and Coffee-Mate. His voice acting includes English dubbing of Japanese anime, under the name "Lee Stone". He was an original cast member of the ABC soap opera Loving, where he played Douglas (Doug) Donovan from 1983 to 1985. Cranston also starred in the short-lived series Raising Miranda in 1988.

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