Brooke Langton

Active - 1994 - 2018  |   Born - Nov 27, 1970 in Arizona, United States  |   Genres - Drama, Comedy Drama, Comedy, Thriller

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Breaking into acting after a brief stint in modeling and television commercials, Brooke Langton first gained exposure on everyone's favorite comely beach-bouncer series, Baywatch. A native Texan, it may seem fitting considering her freshman role that Langton studied Marine Biology at San Diego State University before making the leap from the classroom to the small screen. Living in Japan and modeling for eight months before moving to L.A. to pursue a career in acting, Langton got involved with theater in Portland and Texas before breaking into television on Baywatch and Beverly Hills 90210. After appearing in such made-for-television movies as Moment of Truth: A Mother's Deception (1994) and Eye of the Stalker (1995), Langton landed a role on 90210's mature (at least age-wise) cousin, Melrose Place. Later gaining notice for her role in Doug Liman's breakthrough indie hit Swingers in 1996, Langton returned to television for her role in The Net before going back to the big screen in The Replacements (2000). After the cancellation of The Net, Langton began work on another television series, When I Grow Up (2001). Following the cancellation of that short-lived series, Langton returned to the big screen with roles in Playing Mona Lisa, Kiss the Bride, and The Hulk. She is engaged to be married to Carl Hagmier in February 2005.

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  • Became a fan of Jimmy Stewart's movies as a result of listening to her grandfather's stories about the actor, who served under Stewart during World War II.
  • Took an interest in acting during high school; however, she followed her love of the sea while attending San Diego State University and majoring in marine biology.
  • Briefly worked as a model in Japan, appearing in several commercials, before moving to Los Angeles to pursue acting.
  • Produced and penned songs for the short-lived series The Net.
  • Made feature-film debut as a drug addict in the 1994 action flick Terminal Velocity.
  • In 2004, starred in her first musical production, titled Dear Bernard.