Brian Robbins (born November 22, 1963) is an American actor, film director, film producer, television director and television producer.
Robbins was born Brian Levine in Brooklyn, New York. As an actor, he is perhaps best known from his role as Eric Mardian on the ABC sitcom Head of the Class. He also hosted the children’s version of the TV game show Pictionary in 1989. In the 1990s, he started producing All That and its spin-offs on Nickelodeon. He has produced several sports films including Coach Carter and Hardball (2001). He produced Smallville and also produced One Tree Hill.
Robbins is the founder of AwesomenessTV, a YouTube channel aimed at teenagers, which has spun off into a TV series, of which Robbins is the executive producer. DreamWorks Animation made an offer to purchase the company on May 1, 2013.
Robbins is married to publicist Laura Cathcart, with whom he has two children named Miles and Justin. (from Wikipedia)