Brad Leland (born September 15, 1954) is an American actor who has appeared in 20 feature films, 25 television shows, and numerous theater performances. He played the character Buddy Garrity in the television show Friday Night Lights.

Early LifeEdit

Leland was born inlubbok, Texas but moved to Plano during his sophomore year in high school. While in Plano, Leland played football for planio High School. He sustained a serious knee injury the year the Wildcats won the 1971 AAA State Championship.

In 1980, Leland graduated from Texas Tech with a backalors Degree in acting and directing.

Career in ActingEdit

After graduating from college, Leland moved to Dallas where he worked in local theatre and found an agent. He also got a part in one episode the TV series Dallas and in an episode of In the heat of the night. He later appeared in seven episodes of the TV series Walker, Texas Ranger in the 2003 Texas Chain Saw Massacre remake and as an executive in the film Hancock His most visible roles, though, are that of football booster John Aubrey in the film Friday Night Lights and the similar character, Buddy Garrity, in the Tv series of the same name/

Personal DetailsEdit

Official Sites:Edit

Brads website----

Alternate Names:Edit

Brad LeLand | Bradley Leland Williams | Bradley Williams | Brad Williams----


6' 2" (1.88 m)


Often works with director Peter Berg. Berg cast him in both the film and television versions of "Friday Night Lights", and gave him a cameo in "Hancock".----

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