Brandon Hardesty is a film major and YouTube creator who was born in Baltimore, Maryland.
Brandon Allan Hardesty was born on April 13, 1987, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America. Brandon Hardesty is 35 years old as of 2022. He is the youngest child in his family, with a mother who collected silly hats and a father who was a pianist and jingle writer. Hardesty was home-schooled until middle school.
Brandon Hardesty gained national attention when his YouTube video, Strange Faces and Noises I Can Make III, was used in a popular Geico commercial in 2007 and 2008. He was also represented professionally by a producer named Edwin Marshall. Brandon Hardesty goes by the username “ArtieTSMITW” and is based in Baltimore, Maryland.
Brandon Hardesty is represented by Beverly Strong of Strong Management and Nic De Armendi of JLA Talent. Hardesty is known for his re-enactment videos, in which he plays all the characters in a chosen movie scene. One of his most popular re-enactments is of the drill instructor from Full Metal Jacket. Hardesty also makes videos for IMDb and runs a film/TV commentary channel called “The Back Focus.”
Brandon Hardesty is also known for l his series Strange Faces and Noises I Can Make. His “Strange Faces and Noises I Can Make III” video has received over 7.2 million views and was used in a television commercial for Geico Auto Insurance. Hardesty has had seven of his videos featured on the front page of YouTube, including his re-enactment of a scene from The Princess Bride, “Three Impressions” featuring celebrity impersonations, and “The 30-Second Video.” His Strange Faces and Noises I Can Make video was also parodied on the MTV sketch show Human Giant.
Brandon Hardesty participated in the platform’s first live show, YouTube Live, in November 2008. In May 2014, he started a second channel called No Small Parts. The channel has over 1.8 million views as of June 2018. In July 2018, Hardesty sold the brand No Small Parts to IMDb and rebranded the channel to “The Back Focus,” a channel focused on under-appreciated and forgotten elements in entertainment.
Brandon Hardesty has had several film roles, including a lead role in American Pie Presents The Book of Love and a supporting role in Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star, both filmed in 2009. From 2009 to 2012, he was cast as a lead in a CBS pilot called Living On A Prayer, which was not picked up by the network. He had a lead role in a short film called “Ham Sandwich” and was cast in roles in the films Seven Minutes and The Scorpion King 4: Quest for Power in 2013.
Brandon Hardesty Age
Brandon Hardesty is 35 years old as of 2022. Brandon Allan Hardesty was born on April 13, 1987, in Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.
Brandon Hardesty Net Worth
Brandon Hardesty has accumulated an estimated net worth of approximately $2 million from his successful career on YouTube and as an actor.
Brandon Hardesty Wife
Brandon Hardesty is a married man. However, he has not disclosed the identity of his spouse to the public.
Brandon Hardesty Instagram
Brandon Hardesty has an active Instagram account with the username (@Brandon_Hrdesty) where he has 2494 followers.
Brandon Hardesty YouTube
Brandon Hardesty owns and runs two YouTube channels, UndoTube and The Back Focus. The former has been active since 2006 while the latter since 2014. As of December 2022, UndoTube has amassed 117 thousand subscribers while The Back Focus has 35.9 thousand subscribers. His channels have accumulated total views of 61.1 million and 513.8 thousand.