Josh Brener is an American actor and voice-over artist who is best known for playing the role of “Nelson ‘Big Head’ Bighetti” in the television series Silicon Valley (2014), Kyle in the show Maron (2013), and Dale in the show The Big Bang Theory (2013). He has lent his voice in various animated television series like 101 Dalmatian Street Shorts (2018-2019), DuckTales (2017-2020), Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2018-2020), etc.
Josh Brener was born as Joshua M. Brener The Crimson on Monday, October 1, 1984 (age 36 years; as of 2020), in Houston, Texas. He did his schooling at Bellaire High School, Bellaire, Texas. Thereafter, he graduated from Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He was the president of Hasty Pudding Theatricals, a theatrical organization of students of Harvard University. Hasty Pudding Theatricals is where Josh refined his improv and comedy skills. After completing his formal education, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting.
Height (approx.): 5′ 5″
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Family & Ethnicity
Josh Brener was born into a Jewish family. YouTube
Parents & Siblings
Josh Brener’s father’s name is Daniel Brener, and his mother’s name is Sharon Brener.
Relationships, Wife & Children
Josh Brener’s wife, Meghan Falcone, is an actress who is best known for playing the role of Courtney Todd in the television series Foursome.
In 2008, Josh Brener made his television debut with the show Overkill in which he played the role of The Overkiller. Thereafter, he appeared in various shows like Glory Daze (2010), House of Lies (2012), Workaholics (2013), etc. In 2013, she played the recurring role of Dale in the American television sitcom The Big Bang Theory.
Thereafter, in 2013, he played the role of Kyle in the show Maron. From 2014 to 2019, he starred as one of the protagonists “Nelson ‘Big Head’ Bighetti” in the show Silicon Valley.
In 2018, he appeared in the show Highly Gifted in which he played the role of Dave Albers. In 2016, he began his career as a voice artist, and he lent his voice in the animated series Future-Worm! for the characters of Chadd Gold and Nils. Thereafter, he lent his voice to 101 Dalmatian Street Shorts (2018-2019), DuckTales (2017-2020), Star Wars Resistance (2018-2020), Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2018-2020), etc.
In 2013, Josh Brener made his film debut with The Internship in which he played the role of Lyle.
Thereafter, he appeared in various films like Welcome to Happiness (2015), The Rumperbutts (2015), The Belko Experiment (2016), etc. In 2016, he lent his voice in the film Max Steel for the character of Steel. In the same year, he appeared as David in the film Baked in Brooklyn.
- Won the Tommy Tune Award (2003) for Best Actor.
- Won the Jonathan Levy Award in Drama (2007) at Harvard University.
- Nominated for Maverick Movie Awards (2009) in the category of Best Supporting Actor for the short film The Condom Killer (2009)