Brian Vernel is a popular Scottish actor. He is best known for his incredible performance in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015) as Bala-Tik. He is also famous for his roles as Odda the Younger in the TV show The Last Kingdom (2015), Lucius in Doctor Who (2017), and Billy Wallace in Gangs of London (2020).

Quick Info
Full NameBrian Vernel
Date of Birth 29th December, 1990
Birth PlaceGlasgow, United Kingdom
Height1.82 m
Net worth $1 million - $2 million

Early Life and Bio

Brian Vernel was born on the 29th of December, 1990 in Glasgow, United Kingdom. His parents’ names are not disclosed. He hasn’t revealed any information regarding his early life and family members. We will update this section as soon as new information about his early life or family members is revealed.

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Nationality and Physical Stats

Brian Vernel is 30 years old. He has an average build of height 6 feet or 1.82 m and weighs 65 kg or 143 lbs. The size of his chest is 40 inches, and his waist is 30 inches. His shoe size is under review. The color of his eyes is dark brown and the color of his hair is blonde.

Brian Vernel’s nationality is Scottish. He belongs to the White ethnicity.

His Zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Education: University

Firstly, preparing at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Vernel went to St. Mungo’s Academy in Bridgeton. After that, he did a one-year general expressions establishment course at Glasgow University.


Brian Vernel made his movie debut in 2012 in Offender as Genghis. After that, he went on to act in Let Us Prey in 2014 as the character of Caesar Sargison. He got his big breakthrough when he played the character of Bala-Tik in 2015’s Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens.

Following his 2015 work, he acted in Dunkirk as Highlander 1 and he has also portrayed the character of Guittou in the 2017 biographical movie Papillion.

Star Wars

In this 2015 American epic space opera movie, he has brilliantly portrayed the character of Bala-Tik. The movie was directed by J.J. Abrams and starred Harrison Ford, Mark Hamil, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Max von Sydow. The movie was a huge box office hit as it grossed $2.068 billion.

The movie is rated 7.9 by IMDb.

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TV Shows

Brian Vernel made his first appearance on TV in 2011’s The Field of Blood as Darren Naismith / Kevin McCorkhill. After that, he played the character of Dale Lomax in Prey (2014). He was cast as Odda the Younger in 2015’s The Last Kingdom. In 2016, he appeared as Young Adam Gettrick in The Missing.

Furthermore, he portrayed the character of Lucius in Doctor Who (2017). In 2017, he acted in The Tunnel as Anton Stokes for two episodes. He also did a wonderful job depicting the character of Billy Wallace in Gangs of London in 2020.

Personal Life: Relationships

There are no records of Brian’s past relationships. He has kept his personal life very private. Maybe he has a girlfriend right now and doesn’t want us to know or maybe he simply doesn’t have a girlfriend. There are no reports of him dating anyone right now. He might as well be single and focusing on his career right now.

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What is Brian Vernel’s Net Worth?

The 30 years old actor has been working in the movies and television industry for about a decade. He is working very hard and consistently. Since he is a private person, he hasn’t revealed his net worth to us but his net worth can be estimated to be between $1 million – $2 million.

Social Media Presence

Brian Vernel seems to have a Twitter account (@brianvernel) but since it is not verified, we cannot say for sure whether it is his real account or not.


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