Breckin Meyer Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Breckin Meyer Quick Info
Height5 ft 5 in
Weight66 kg
Date of BirthMay 7, 1974
Zodiac SignTaurus
Eye ColorBlue

Breckin Meyer is an American actor, voiceover artist, musician, writer, and producer who is known for his television roles like playing Jared Franklin in Franklin & Bash, Mike Solomon in The Home Court, Adam Schwartz in Inside Schwartz, Tom Wagner in Married to the Kellys, and Trey Kirkman in Designated Survivor. Meyer has also been cast in movies including Josie and the PussycatsRoad TripGarfield: The MovieGarfield: A Tail of Two KittiesGhosts of Girlfriends PastCluelessEscape from L.A.Payback, and Dancer, Texas Pop. 81.

Born Name

Breckin Erin Meyer

Nick Name


Breckin Meyer as seen at the 2011 San Diego Comic-Con International in San Diego, California
Breckin Meyer as seen at the 2011 San Diego Comic-Con International in San Diego, California (Gage Skidmore / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States





Breckin Meyer studied at Beverly Hills High School, the same school that has also been attended by Angelina Jolie, Nicolas Cage, Lenny Kravitz, and David Schwimmer.


Actor, Voiceover Artist, Musician, Writer, Producer


  • Father – Christopher William Meyer (Management Consultant)
  • Mother – Dorothy Ann (née Vial) (Travel Agent, Former Microbiologist)
  • Siblings – Frank Meyer (Older Brother) (Staffer and producer of Fresh Ink Online at, Adam Meyer (Younger Brother)
  • Others – Horace Wilbur Rudolph Vial (Maternal Grandfather), Dorothy Annette Dodson (Maternal Grandmother)


He has been signed with –

  • Danis, Panaro & Nist, Talent and Literary Agency, Beverly Hills, California, United States
  • Paradigm Talent Agency, Talent and Literary Agency, Beverly Hills, California, United States



Breckin Meyer as seen in February 2007
Breckin Meyer as seen in February 2007 (Denis Ryan / Flickr / CC BY 3.0)


5 ft 5 in or 165 cm


66 kg or 145.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Breckin Meyer has dated –

  1. Deborah Kaplan (2001-2014) – He got married to screenwriter and film director Deborah Kaplan on October 14, 2001, and they have 2 daughters – Caitlin Willow (b. December 31, 2003) and Clover. However, the couple separated multiple times before they finally divorced in 2014.
  2. Linsey Godfrey (2017-Present) – In 2017, he started going out with actress Linsey Godfrey who has played Sarah Horton on the NBC daytime soap Days of Our Lives.

Race / Ethnicity


He is of German, English, French, and Irish descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Short height
  • Deep-set eyes
Breckin Meyer at the Robot Chicken panel in July 2009
Breckin Meyer at the Robot Chicken panel in July 2009 (Gage Skidmore / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Breckin Meyer Facts

  1. He played drums in a punk band with his friends.
  2. In Drew Barrymore‘s teen biography Little Girl Lost, she has credited Breckin as having given her her first kiss at age 10 while Breckin himself was 11 years old.
  3. He made his theatrical film debut as Spencer Lewis in Freddy’s Dead: The Final Nightmare (also known as A Nightmare on Elm Street 6: The Final Nightmare), a 1991 slasher film and the 6th film in the A Nightmare on Elm Street franchise.
  4. From 2001 to 2002, Breckin Meyer played the role of Adam Schwartz in the NBC sitcom, Inside Schwartz, co-starring alongside Miriam Shor, Maggie Lawson, and others. As he is not Jewish, it was Miriam Shor who mentored Breckin on playing the Jewish character in the show.
  5. He has lived in California, Texas, West Virginia, and New Jersey.
  6. He enjoys reading.
  7. Breckin Meyer provided vocals to the character of Joseph Gribble in the animated slice of life sitcom, King of the Hill, between 2000 to 2010.
  8. Along with Seth Green and Ryan Phillippe, he has a production company.
  9. Actress Drew Barrymore and Breckin used to date when they were in grade school.

Featured Image by Gage Skidmore / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0

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