Brody Jenner: Snapshot

Brody Jenner
Date of Birth
August 21, 1983
Birth Place
Los Angeles, Calif.
As Lauren Conrad's yummy steady on MTV's The Hills, Brody Jenner's living the high life – and becoming famous for being L.A.'s elusive Casanova.

The son of Olympian athlete Bruce Jenner and songwriter Linda Thompson, Jenner lived in the lap of luxury as a self-described Prince of Malibu (synonymous with his failed FOX reality series). He grew up with step-sister Kim Kardashian and dated childhood pal Nicole Richie and Laguna Beach bad girl Kristin Cavallari. But it was his flirtastic tension with MTV heroine Lauren Conrad that made him a star.

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The Hills pals and ladies' men – Brody Jenner and Frankie Delgado – share their secret pickup techniques and spill on what it really means to "take one for the team." (01:41)

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Brody Jenner: Five Fun Facts

  1. When Brody Jenner put then-girlfriend Cora Skinner on his MySpace page, fans of Lauren Conrad and The Hills sent Skinner hate mail. "People tell her, 'Who are you? You're not even cute!' It's absolutely vicious," Jenner told PEOPLE.
  2. Brody Jenner once snuck into the Playboy Mansion using the name Scott Caan, whose father is actor James Caan. "After they caught me, I tried to go the 'son of Bruce Jenner' route, but it didn't work," he recalled to Details in 2007.
  3. "I like a girl who doesn't wear a ton of makeup," Brody Jenner told Seventeen. "My favorite thing is when a girl wears sweats and a tank top."
  4. Brody Jenner's dad, Bruce Jenner (who is married to Kim Kardashian's mom), watches The Hills and said Lauren Conrad "would be very good" for his son.
  5. Brody Jenner and Spencer Pratt call Jared Najjar, heir to a commercial real-estate fortune, the Godfather. He bought them a fleet of cars, including a Bentley and a Rolls-Royce. "He's the only 24-year-old kid I know who has a Black Card," Jenner told Details in 2007.

Brody Jenner: Biography


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August 21

Prince Brody is Born!

Olympian athlete Bruce Jenner and songwriter Linda Thompson welcome their son, Brody. He grows up in the lush L.A. lifestyle, with such childhood friends as Nicole Richie (pictured with Linda and Brody), whose father, singer Lionel Richie, is a longtime friend of Bruce and Linda.


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Brody & Kristin Cavallari

Laguna Beach star Talan Torriero introduces Jenner to his friend and MTV costar Kristin Cavallari (right). The two California beauties begin dating, and Cavallari calls their love her "first mature relationship." Adding to Teen People, "He's good-looking and he makes me laugh for hours." In August 2006, after about a year of dating, they call it quits.

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July 10

Princes of Malibu

With his songwriting mom, music producer step dad, David Foster, and brother Brandon, Jenner stars on the reality TV series, The Princes of Malibu (left). The Fox show follows the brothers as they live the high life off on their parents' dime. After two episodes air, Fox cancels the series.

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Photo Credits

Top Left: Jean-Paul Aussenard/WireImage

BIOGRAPHY (top to bottom): Ron Wolfson/WireImage; Clark Samuels/Startraks; FOX

Edited by Julia Wang

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