Born on August 22, 1979, in Topeka, Kansas, Brandon Quintin Adams has been acting since he was a toddler. After appearing in a number of print ads and commercials, Adams got his break on the NBC sitcom Empty Nest. After that Adams appeared in a number of other television shows including The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and A Different World. Adams also starred in a Michael Jackson music video Moonwalker, but is probably best known for his roles in the movies The Mighty Ducks and The Sandlot.
Adams' work also includes a bit of rapping on the side. He completed a short film called Stuck in the Corners, which is about a young teenager trying to make it to college despite being from the ‘wrong’ neighborhood.
Entry: Adams, Brandon
Author: Kansas Historical Society
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Date Created: May 2012
Date Modified: April 2015
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