Bug Hall’s birth name is actually Brandon Hall, and he was a child actor who was popularly known for his roles as Alfalfa in The Little Rascals and Buster Stupid in The Stupid.
Not so much about his biography is available online, but it is certain that the former child actor was born on February 4, 1985, in Fort Worth, Texas, and he is the second oldest in the family.
Learn more about this amazing actor who has graced our screen since early childhood 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 comes from his mother.
His mother, who worked in a daycare center, had to take him to work with her, and because she didn’t want other children to sit on him, she invented a game that said he was a “bug” and that if the children sat on him, they would beat him to pieces. Interestingly enough, this worked, but not without a sign, the name has since stuck with the young man and did not want to leave, and he eventually adopted it as his “stage name”.
He Began Acting At An Early Age
Hall started acting at a very early age, as mentioned above, he was popular as a child actor in the 1990s and appeared in The Little Rascals as Alfalfa and as Buster Stupid in The Stupid. In 1997 he sang a little boy in Disney’s Hercules.
He starred as Scout Bozell in the 1998 film Safety Patrol, and Hall also appeared in Disney’s Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves as Adam Szalinski.
In addition to acting for children, Bug Hall appeared in several other films as a teenager. He starred in the film Skipped Parts, which was released in 2000. He starred alongside Lindsay Lohan and Brenda Song in the original Disney Channel film Get a Clue, released in 2002.
He also appeared 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 he received the Young Artist Award for the best performance.
For his role as Eddie Munster in the Fox telefilm The Munsters’ Scary Little Christmas, he was nominated for the YoungStar Award in 1996 (best performance by a young actor in a film made for television).
He Dropped Out Of School
Bug Hall never finished high school, he revealed that in one of his tweets, probably he was busy with acting. In the same tweet, he also revealed that he was taking philosophy courses at college.
His Woman Crush Is Rihanna
Hall revealed in an interview that if he had the opportunity to date a female celebrity, it would be none other than Rihanna.
He Is Married
Hall is married to his long-time friend Jill Marie de Groff and they have a daughter, Josephina Joy.
The couple tied the knot in 2017 after several years together. During his wedding, his co-star of The Little Rascals, Zachary Mabry (aka Porky), and the Wizards of Waverly Place star David Henrie were spotted as part of the groomsmen.
He lives with his family in 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 when he is not on set is riding a bike. To prove that this wasn’t just a statement, he once published a photo on Instagram, where he looked all bloody and bruised with the caption: “This was my first motorcycle accident in 2003 since then I’ve had 7 more… You get better at falling.”
Besides acting, Bug loves to sing and is looking forward to an annual charity fundraiser marathon in Iowa where he would perform. He’s 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)