|Doug Brochu Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7 in|
|Date of Birth||September 29, 1990|
Doug Brochu is an American actor, comedian, and voice actor, best known for his guest role of Duke in the TV series iCarly in 2007 and 2008 alongside Miranda Cosgrove, Jerry Trainor, and Jennette McCurdy, as well as the recurring role of Grady Mitchell in Sonny with a Chance (2009-2011) and its continuation TV series So Random! (2011-2012). He also had guest roles in series such as Zoey 101 (2007), The Replacements (2009), Fish Hooks (2011), Pair of Kings (2010-2012), Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil (2011-2012), and Astrid Clover (2015). Doug also had a notable role in the short drama Obituaries in 2014 and has appeared in a comedy musical A Self-Help Guide To Killing Your Boss, which had 2 runs in 2016 in Los Angeles, California, as well as a New York City, New York premiere in 2017 that were all fully sold out.
Douglas Mark Brochu
Doug, Dugy, Dougy
Fayetteville, North Carolina, United States
New York, New York, United States
Actor, Comedian, Voice Actor
- Siblings – Chris Brochu (Older Brother) (Actor), Kaitlyn Kate Brochu (Sister) (Actress)
Doug Brochu is represented by –
- William Morris Endeavor (WME) Entertainment (Talent Agent Voice) in Beverly Hills, California, United States
- New Beginnings Entertainment (Manager) in Granada Hills, California, United States
- Danis, Panaro, Nist Talent (DPN) (Talent Agent Commercial) in Beverly Hills, California, United States
- Key Elements PR (Publicist) in Los Angeles, California, United States
Vocals, Piano, Flute, Bass Guitar
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
73 kg or 161 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Doug Brochu has dated –
- Skyler Day (2009) – The pair met and started dating in 2009, as they both had the same occupation – being actors. Skyler had the chance to join him at the set of the TV series Sonny with a Chance in the last episode that aired in January 2011. Neither of them made it public when, or how they broke up.
- Caroline Dunaway (2014-Present) – Doug started dating the actress, writer, and producer on December 28, 2014. In January 2017, the pair started their own comedy sketch series that aired on YouTube, titled Burnt Quiche. The series also included a good friend of the couple, Ethan Spencer, as well as other actors in guest roles.
Race / Ethnicity
Doug Brochu is of American descent.
- Prominent jaw
- Slicked-back blonde haircut
Doug Brochu has endorsed brands such as –
- ALL-WISE Meadery (2016)
- Verizon Wireless
- Harry Potter Playstation
Best Known For
- Starring as Grady Mitchell in Sonny with a Chance (2009-2011) and in the continuation of the series, titled So Random! (2011–2012)
- Playing the characters of Duke in iCarly (2007-2008), Oogie in Pair of Kings (2010-2012), Lonnie in Fish Hooks (2011), and Douglas in Astrid Clover (2015)
As a Singer
Doug Brochu made his debut musical performance with a song Stop SPS in the episode titled Walk a Mile in My Pants of the TV series Sonny with a Chance in 2010. The same year, in the same series, he also sang a song High School Miserable in the self-titled episode but wasn’t credited for it.
First TV Show
Doug Brochu made his first TV show appearance as Blatzberg in an episode titled Wrestling of the family comedy series Zoey 101 in 2007.
Doug Brochu Favorite Things
- Interests – Stand-Up Comedy, Sketch Comedy, Fishing, Traveling, Video Games
- Sports – Football, Ice Hockey, Baseball
- Actor – Jack Black
- Video Game – Kingdom Hearts 3, Bloodborne 2, Overwatch, Anthem
- Music Genre – Alternative/Indie Pop
- Music Performer – Dr. Dog
- Album – Swampadelic Pop by Dr. Dog (2016)
- Film – The Hobbit (2012), Lord of the Rings Franchise
- TV And Animated Movie – Teen Titans Go! (2018)
- Animals – Cat, Dog, Fish, Eagle, Flamingo
- Quote – “Sometimes a boat is a boat, but sometimes a boat is a metaphor for your past and that’s why you’re waving goodbye at it.”
Doug Brochu Facts
- Apart from being a TV and film actor, he has had notable appearances in stage productions of plays such as Forever Broadway, Smokey Mountain Christmas, The Play’s the Thing, and My Fair Lady.
- Doug’s co-stars in the American sitcom Sonny with a Chance (2009-2011) were well-known TV stars Demi Lovato, Sterling Knight, Tiffany Thornton, Brandon Mychal Smith, and Allisyn Ashley Arm.
- Doug appeared in the most watched episode of Sonny with a Chance TV series in 2010 and even sang. The episode had broken the record ratings of the series, drawing in more than 6.3 million viewers.
- He also co-starred with Selena Gomez, Nancy McKeon, and Genevieve Hannelius in the guest roles in the series Sonny with a Chance.
- Sonny with a Chance TV series ended in January 2011 because Demi Lovato underwent a series of treatments for health issues. All of the actors except her then moved to a new format, but with the same roles in the TV series So Random! (2011-2012).
- He is a multi-instrumentalist but hasn’t made a professional debut as of April 2019. He can play the piano, flute, and bass guitar.
- Doug became a partner with Dylan Sprouse and Matt Kwan in building the ALL-WISE Meadery business in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States.
- The brand ALL-WISE Meadery picked up a lot of recognition in 2016, after Cole Sprouse, Dylan’s twin brother, came back to acting that year to star in Riverdale TV series, and the audience wondered what Dylan was up to.
- Doug was an avid gamer from an early age and loved playing the game Team Fortress 2 with his best friend, Nathan Kress, who he met at the set of iCarly in 2007. They became gaming buddies rather quickly and considered each other brothers.
- He was very passionate about cooking but loved to eat pre-packed meals and drinks from time to time, such as Lakeshore Food’s Baked Beans, and Dad’s Old Fashioned Cream Soda.
- Doug was a fan of Michael Bolton‘s music as well as his biography book titled The Soul of It All released in 2013.
- Visit his official website @ www.douglasbrochu.com.
- Follow him on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.
Featured Image by Doug Brochu / Instagram