• Robin Dearden is an American actress, and the wife of popular "Breaking Bad" actor Bryan Cranston.
• She fell in love with acting at a young age, and had already decided to become an actress at the age of nine.
• She and Bryan met on the set of the “Airwolf” TV series in the ‘80s and married in 1989.
• They have a daughter, Taylor Dearden, who is also an actress.
• Robin and Bryan have a combined net worth of over $32 million.


Where is Bryan Cranston’s wife now? Robin Dearden Wiki Bio

Robin Dearden was born in Los Angeles, California USA, on 4 December 1953, so under the zodiac sign of Sagittarius and holding American nationality – Robin is famous for two things: for being an actress, and the wife of Bryan Cranston, the popular “Breaking Bad” actor. She retired some years ago, and is currently leading a calm and peaceful life in Los Angeles.

Childhood and education

Robin has been described as one of the most secretive actresses out there, as she hasn’t shared a single detail regarding her parents with the public, nor has she ever mentioned having any siblings, which is why most people believe her to be an only child. Robin fell in love with acting at a very young age, and had already decided to become an actress at the age of nine.

Actor Bryan Cranston and his wife Robin Dearden pose together at the 68th Directors Guild of America Awards -Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP

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She hasn’t shared any details regarding her education, but it is known that she matriculated from high school – as there is nothing known about her higher education, it is believed that Robin gave up college plans so that she could completely focus on an acting career.

Career of an actress

Robin’s career was officially launched when she was cast for her first role in “The Krofft Superstar Hour” TV series in 1978 – the show had only one season, but it helped Robin gain some recognition and further roles. She went on to appear in a single episode of the “Man Undercover” TV series in 1978, and from there made her movie debut in “The Incredible Hulk” – she appeared in several movies in the next couple of years, including in “Fugitive Family”, “Joe Dancer: The Big Trade”, and in the “T.J. Hooker” drama show.

She appeared in a single episode of the “Knight Rider” TV series in 1983, and the next six years of her career were filled with TV series in which she appeared in an episode or two, including “Highway to Heaven”, “Crazy Like a Fox”, and “Airwolf” amongst others. She could have been seen appearing in a couple of episodes of the “Murder, She Wrote” TV series in 1987, and had a significant role in the “Generations” TV series in 1990. In 2001 she appeared in two movies entitled “The Illusion” and “Wooly Boys”.

Marriage with Bryan Cranston

Both Robin and Bryan have been very secretive throughout the years regarding their marriage, as they prefer to keep their personal matters to themselves.

Bryan Cranston and Robin Dearden

The two met for the first time in the ‘80s when they were both working on the “Airwolf” TV series – Bryan directing while Robin was acting in it. They began dating during its shooting, and were together for years before exchanging their wedding vows in 1989 – they both agreed not to start a family right away because of their careers, so it was a couple of years later that Robin gave birth to their daughter Taylor Dearden. Just as her parents, Taylor has made her way into the film industry as well, and could have been seen playing Ophelia in the “Sweet/Vicious” TV series.

The popular Facebook page “Humans of New York” has uploaded a picture of Robin and Bryan attending the Met Gala event in May 2014, and included a short interview done with them. Robin hasn’t talked about anyone else she might have been with before meeting Bryan – this is the first marriage for both of them, and the two seem to be leading a happy life together.

Who is Bryan Cranston?

Bryan Lee Cranston was born in Hollywood, California USA, on 7 March 1956, so under the zodiac sign of Pisces, and holding American nationality – he is an actor, particularly popular for his role of Walter White in the “Breaking Bad” TV series. One can say that Bryan has inherited his passion towards acting, as both his parents Annalisa and Joseph Louis Cranston were actors – Bryan also has a brother Kyle and a sister Amy, but they aren’t part of the film industry.

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His father Joseph abandoned the family when Bryan was around 11 years old. and it took them 13 years to reconnect, and they remained on good terms until Joseph passed away in 2014. Bryan matriculated from the Canoga Park High School in Los Angeles, and then enrolled at the Los Angeles Valley College from which he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in police science in 1976. Bryan has numerous roles credited to his name – his first notable role was as Dr. Tim Whatley in the “Seinfeld” TV series – he was part of the show for nine years from 1989 to 1998.

He went on to play Hal in the “Malcolm in the Middle” comedy TV series in 2000, and was part of the main cast until 2006 – in 2008, Bryan won the role of Walter White in the “Breaking Bad” TV series which made him more popular, especially as his performance is considered to be one of the best in the history of TV series. Bryan’s great acting skills in the “Breaking Bad” TV series won him four Primetime Emmy Awards for outstanding lead actor in a drama series – he became the producer of the series in 2011 and won two awards for his producing skills. He has also won a Golden Globe award for this performance, while being nominated for a total of five.

Some of the other popular movies and TV series which he has appeared in throughout the years include “Saving Private Ryan” movie starring Tom Hanks in 1998, “Little Miss Sunshine” in 2006, and “Godzilla” shot in 2014. Unlike his wife Robin, Bryan is active on several popular social media networks – he has managed to gather more than 1.6 million followers to his Instagram account, while he has uploaded nearly 130 pictures onto it.

Likes and other interests

While Robin was mostly focused on her career and her family in recent years, are were still a couple of things she loves doing in her free time. Robin has been physically very active during the years, while she believes mental health to be as equally important – she has been practicing yoga and meditation for decades now, while she has also occasionally been going to the gym.

She is a lover of animals, and had three pet dogs who have all passed away. Robin has spent part of her life travelling around the world together with her husband, visiting the Great Wall of China, the most popular places in Italy, the Egyptian pyramids, and have toured around both South and North America. Today, the two are leading a calmer life at their home in Los Angeles.

Appearance and net worth

Robin is currently 65 years old. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, and is 5ft 3in (1.6m) tall, while her weight is not known.

According to authoritative sources, her current net worth has been estimated to be more than $2 million, and is steadily rising thanks to her and her husband’s careers – her husband Bryan’s net worth is estimated to be more than $30 million, most of which he gained thanks to his role in the “Breaking Bad” TV series.

Presence on the internet

It appears that Robin isn’t active at all on the popular social media networks, and is not interested in building her fanbase on either Instagram or Twitter.


Benjy is currently a reporter for BiographyPedia based in Adelaide, Australia. Prior to joining BiographyPedia in July 2019, he was a Bizarre TV reporter and theatre critic at TheSun. Benjy has also written for DailyMail and TMZ. Benjy studied journalism at Goldsmiths University of London, graduating in 2009. You can contact him at [email protected]

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