Brian Wimmer Bio - Biography

Name Brian Wimmer
Naionality American
Date of Birth 01-Oct-1959
Place of Birth America
Famous for
Brian was working as a production assistant on the 1984 film "Footloose" when he landed a small part in the movie and found himself hooked. His first leading role, was in the ABC Movie of the Week "What Price Victory?", in which he portrayed an illiterate football player who gets into a good school based on his athletic abilities alone, this part led to Brian being offered a role on "China Beach."

Brian has since starred in many movies since "China Beach", including the romantic favorite, "Late for Dinner." He gained a new following recently with his lead role on "Flipper - The New Adventures" syndicated series. As well as starring as Dr. Keith Ricks in the show, Brian also directed an episode of Flipper called "Monkey Island". He hopes to bring one of his many screenplays to audiences in the future.

When not acting, writing, or directing Brian divides his time between Los Angeles and Utah with his wife. He enjoys skiing, fly fishing, snowboarding, horseback riding, and spending time with his dog, Blue and his cat Eddie. Brian also keeps busy as the co-founder and director of X-Dance - Action Sports Film and Video Game Festival that takes place at the Sundance film festival each year.

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