Robin Dearden is the wife of Bryan Cranston, a renowned American director, producer, and actor. The couple, whose union is highly admired in Hollywood, got married in 1986 and have been together for 38 years.
Though Robin Dearden is known as Bryan Cranston’s wife, she also has a flourishing career in her own right and is an American actress and a TV personality notable for various movies. She was born on 4th December 1953 and is currently 70 years old. As much as she has been in the limelight, there is still more to unveil about her, and we have done that.
Robin Dearden Was Born in California in 1953
Robin Dearden is 70 years old. The actress was born on 4th December 1953 in Los Angeles, California, United States. She is a citizen of America who belongs to the Sagittarius Zodiac sign and is of Caucasian descent. Based on the fact that she is a well-known figure, much about her background is expected to be known; however, there are no credible details about her parents or their occupation.
Details about if she is a lone child or has any siblings and, likewise, what they have their hands on have remained vague. Further information regarding where she spent her childhood has also been kept off records.
Based on the fact that Robin Dearden has not mentioned much about her past, nothing is known about her academic history. Consequently, there is no information about the schools where she had her elementary and high school education. She has also not mentioned anything about whether she obtained a degree or not. However, it is believed that she might have attended reputable schools but has chosen to keep them under wraps.
She Met Bryan Cranston On Set in 1986
Robin Dearden and Bryan Cranston met each other for the first time on the set of the 1986 episode of Airwolf, known as Desperate Monday. At that time, they were both in a relationship with their various partners, but they still felt a spark for each other.
In 2016, Bryan revealed in an interview with People that he thinks it was serendipitous because his wife said that if they had been unencumbered at the time and started a relationship, she is not certain if they would have stayed together.
He further stated that his wife had a boyfriend while he had a girlfriend, but they were able to flirt without heavy sensual tension, though they felt it. The actor continued that it was not the heavy sexual tension, not the ‘faux pas’ sexual tension, but it was there.
They Tied the Knot in 1989
Meanwhile, Robin Dearden and Bryan Cranston later tied the knot in 1989 in a glamourous wedding ceremony. Further details of where they had their wedding were not revealed. Meanwhile, prior to their wedding, they had already become famous and had appeared in a couple of movie projects.
Despite the love and affection that they share, Bryan feels like there is more to give his wife. He revealed that he will take a year off in 2026 to spend time with his wife in a way that he had not been able to in the past 25 years, and this time not as a celebrity couple but as a happily married couple. So far, they have sustained a blissful marriage that stretched 35 years and counting.
Meanwhile, while their marriage is Robin Dearden’s first, it is Bryan Cranston’s second marriage. The actor previously married Mickey Middleton, a songwriter, teacher, storyteller, and singer, in 1977. The estranged couple, who shared a common interest, met in a theatre in Florida, Daytona Playhouse, and started dating before eventually getting married. Their marriage lasted until 1982, when they called it quits without welcoming any children, as they were not prepared and did not get along too well.
The Couple are Parents to a Daughter Named Taylor
Robin Dearden and Bryan Cranston’s successful marriage has been graced with a daughter known as Taylor Dearden. The couple welcomed their daughter on February 12, 1993, in Los Angeles, California. The only child of the celebrity couple grew up under the care of her parents, getting all the love and attention.
As a result of her parent’s net worth, she earned a good level of education, though the names of her educational institutions are scarce. Taylor Dearden obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in theater in 2015 from the University of Southern California. Having grown up under parents that have successfully carved a niche in Hollywood and, with her specialization in the University, Taylor Dearden ventured into acting.
Taylor Dearden began acting in 2010, making her debut appearance in No Más, an episode of Breaking Bad, an American crime drama television series. So far, Robin Dearden’s daughter has many movie projects to her credit, including The Fourth Wall, Sweet/Vicious, For All Mankind, The Last Champion, and more.
Robin Dearden is an Accomplished Actress
Robin Dearden is an accomplished American actress and TV personality. Robin Dearden appeared in one episode of the 2010 TV series, Breaking Bad, where she was portrayed as an emotional woman. The hit series revolves around a chemistry teacher who is diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer and resorts to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine with an ex-student to secure his family’s inheritance.
Meanwhile, the exact time that Bryan Cranston’s wife started her acting career was not mentioned, but it is known to be around the 1980s. She made her first professional acting appearance as Kristy in the 1978 TV series, The Kroftt Superstar Hour.
Her unique skills in her debut movie landed her another acting gig in the same year in the movie Man Under Cover. and the following year in the drama series Incredible Hawk. Her big break was in 1981 after she appeared in a series of on-screen projects, including Joe Dancer: The Big Trade, Happy Days, Fugitive Family, and more. She has also been featured in many other TV series, including Fantasy Hospital, Murder, She Wrote, Generations, Grounded For Life, New Love American Style, and more.
Asides from her TV series credits, she has also appeared in a number of movies, including Illusion, Wooly Boys, Last Chance, The Big Turnaround, and more. It is not known if Robin Dearden is still acting, as her last movie appearance was in the 2017 movie, Chicanery.