More Bret Harrison Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Grounded for Life)A native of Portland, Oregon, Harrison started acting as a child in small theaters in the Portland area. However, it wasn't until a teacher at the Northwest Children's Theater challenged him to become the best actor he could be that he began taking acting seriously. He was so inspired that he graduated high school early and headed to Los Angeles on his own. Within months of arriving in town, Harrison won the role in Grounded For Life.
In 2002, Harrison's appearances included a guest-starring role in the drama Law & Order: SVU and a co-starring role in the film Orange County, opposite Colin Hanks, Jack Black, John Lithgow and Ben Stiller. Harrison can also be seen co-starring as Travis, Lizzy Caplan's boyfriend, in the upcoming MTV movie Everybody's Doing It. Presented as part of MTV's Fight For Your Rights campaign, this socially conscious comedy looks at how abstinence only sex education affects a group of girls in a fictional high school. Harrison was also a regular on the first season of the MTV series Undressed.