Jason PriestleyJason Priestley (born August 28, 1969), actor, was born in Vancouver, British Columbia. He is best known for his role on the television series Beverly Hills 90210 as the virtuous Brandon Walsh. He also appeared on the short-lived television series Sister Kate (1989). He received good review for his work in Love and Death on Long Island (1997), in which he played a teen idol.
His hobbies include race car driving. In August 2002, he was seriously injured during a practice run at the Kentucky Speedway when his automobile crashed into a wall at nearly 290 km/h.