Bug Hall’s birth name is actually Brandon Hall and he was a child actor popularly known for his roles as Alfalfa in The Little Rascals and as Buster Stupid in The Stupid.
Not so much about his bio is available online but it is certain that the former child actor was born in Fort Worth, Texas, on the 4th of February 1985, and he is the second oldest in the family.
Learn more about this amazing actor that has graced our screen from an early age in these Key Facts.
7 Key Facts To Know About The American Actor
He Was Nicknamed “Bug” By His Mom
The name “Bug” with which Brandon is now addressed by friends and fans actually came from his mom.
His mother who worked at a daycare center had to take him to work with her and because she didn’t want other kids sitting on him, she made up a game that he was a “bug” and that if the kids sat on him they would smash him in pieces. Interestingly, this worked but this was not without a mark, the name has stuck with the young man ever since and wouldn’t go and he eventually adopted it as a “stage name”.
He Began Acting At An Early Age
Hall began acting quite early, as earlier mentioned, he was popular as a child actor in the 1990s, appearing in The Little Rascals as Alfalfa and as Buster Stupid in The Stupid. He voiced a little boy in Disney’s Hercules in 1997.
He played the lead as Scout Bozell in the 1998 film Safety Patrol. Hall was also in Disney’s Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves as Adam Szalinski.
Apart from child acting, Bug Hall appeared in several other films as a teenager. he was in the movie Skipped Parts, released in 2000. He starred alongside Lindsay Lohan and Brenda Song in Disney Channel’s original film Get a Clue released in 2002.
He has also made appearances as a guest star on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Charmed, Strong Medicine, 90210, Cold Case, Justice, Providence, and Criminal Minds.
He Is A Recipient Of The Young Artist Award
For his role in The Little Rascals, Hall and five other casts won a Young Artist Award for Best Performance.
He was also nominated for a YoungStar award (Best Performance by a Young Actor in a Made For TV Movie) for his playing Eddie Munster in the Fox telefilm The Munsters’ Scary Little Christmas in In 1996.
He Dropped Out Of School
Bug Hall never finished High school, he revealed this in one of his tweets, guess he was busy acting. He also revealed in the same tweet that he is taking college classes in philosophy.
His Woman Crush Is Rihanna
Hall revealed in an interview that if he had an opportunity to date any female celebrity, it will be no other than Rihanna.
He Is Married
Hall is married to his longtime girlfriend Jill Marie de Groff and they have a daughter, Josephina Joy together.
The couple tied the knots in 2017, after being together for several years. During his wedding, his Little Rascals co-star, Zachary Mabry (aka Porky), and Wizards of Waverly Place star David Henrie were spotted as part of groomsmen.
He lives with his family at a house he bought near L.A.
His Love For The Bikes
Hall actually loves bikes, he revealed in an interview that one thing he would do if he is not on set is biking. To prove this wasn’t a mere statement, he once posted a photo on Instagram that saw him looking all bloody and bruised with the caption, “This was my first motorcycle accident in 2003. I’ve since had 7 more… You get better at falling.”
Apart from acting, Bug also enjoys singing and looks forward to a yearly charity telethon in Iowa so he would perform. He is active on Instagram and Twitter.
Quick Facts About Bug Hall
Full Name: Brandon Hall
Birth Date: February 4, 1985
Religion: Practicing Roman Catholic
Yearly Salary: N/A
Net Worth: $250,000
Relationship status: Married
Spouse/Partner: Jill Marie de Groff
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)