Do you remember that dashing guy who filled the role of Jeff Atkins in Netflix’s TV series, 13 Reasons Why? His real name is Brandon Larracuente. Brandon has been acting for 20 years after he was introduced to the theatre when he was only four – he started at New Rochelle Opera House.
But, Brandon Larracuente’s first screen appearance would be four years later when he acted in an off-Broadway show named Desire. Since then, he has acted in no less than ten feature films and TV shows.
Apart from working as an actor, Brandon Larracuente also models and is a brand ambassador, Instagram tutor and more. In this article, you will surely get to know more about the multi-faceted young man.
Who Is Brandon Larracuente? (Age, Ethnicity)
He was born on November 16, 1994, at Pleasantville New York. His dad, Israel Larracuente, was a homicide detective with the New York Police Department (NYPD). His mom was also a police officer with the NYPD. Brandon has a Hispanic ancestry. Both of his parents are from Puerto Rico. Apart from English, Brandon speaks Spanish fluently.
There is no record on whether Brandon Larracuente went to college. But we know he started acting so early and has never taken any considerable break throughout his acting career.
Although Brandon Larracuente seems to be more famous for his role in the Netflix TV series 13 Reasons Why (2017/18), his first big break is no doubt in the 2015-2017 Netflix thriller series Bloodline. There, Brandon filled the role of Ben Rayburn.
Career And Net Worth
As an actor, Brandon Larracuente has acted in a number of feature films and TV shows. In 2013, he appeared in one episode of the A&E Network’s crime data TV series The Glades, filling the anonymous role of kid. In 2014, he was Joshua in the Nickelodeon sitcom, Every Witch Way. In the same 2014, Brandon was Mateo Lopez in NBC’s Constantine, alongside the famous comics character, John Constantine.
Then came Brandon Larracuente’s first big break in the industry. Between 2015 and 2017, Brandon appeared in eighteen episodes of Netflix’s thriller series, Bloodline. Then, between 2017 and 2018, he was in another Netflix series, 13 Reasons Why as Jeff Atkins. Although he only featured in seven episodes of 13 Reasons Why, movie lovers recently seem to associate Brandon with his role in the series as he is now popularly known as Jeff Atkins.
Brandon has also appeared in a number of feature films. For example, he was the attentive kid in the 2016 adventure home movie Max Steel. In 2017, he was the Skateboarder Number 1 in the action comedy, Baywatch. In the same 2017, Brandon was also Mike in the urban fantasy crime film, Bright.
Apart from acting in movies, Brandon Larracuente has also worked as a model and brand ambassador for big designers like Abercrombie, Mr Turk and Walgreen’s. Obviously, his body build is his asset here. With all these sources of earning available to brandon, it is not surprising he has such a fast-growing net worth. In 2016, he was reported to be worth $500,000. But by late 2018, Brandon’s worth increased to $2.7 million. He currently resides in a $1.5 million property in Los Angeles California.
Height And Body Build
Brandon Larracuente stands at a height of 5ft 11in (180.3cm). He has a muscular athletic build with bulging pectorals and biceps. This is obviously a result of his voracious appetite for the gym. His weight currently hovers around 75 kg.
There have been several rumours that Brandon Larracuente is gay. But there is no record or strong indication that he is. Instead, he has a girlfriend with whom he displays a lot of affection both on social media and elsewhere. He even frequently acts with her on set. Her name is Jazmin Garcia.
Brandon Larracuente has been dating Jazmin Garcia since either late 2016 or early 2017. But, it was on the eve of Valentine’s Day 2017 that he made his relationship with Jazmin public. He did so by posting an Instagram picture of her with him in a rapturous romantic pose. With Jazmin Garcia in the picture and Brandon Larracuente not confirming otherwise, it should be safe to say he has a straight sexual orientation.