Brandon Ratcliff was born April 14, 1998 in La Crosse, Wisconsin. He relocated with his mother, Tonni Ratcliff from Highland Park, Illinois an affluent North Shore suburb of Chicago in 2003 to Los Angeles at the age of four to pursue an acting career and he currently resides in Studio City, California.
He is best known for his role as "Robby" in the 2005 Sundance and Cannes award-winning film Me and You and Everyone We Know. Brandon can also be seen playing a young "Mr. President" in a series of promotional videos for the popular band TV on the Radio for their 2006 album Return to Cookie Mountain.
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Brandon Ratcliff practices Nichiren Buddhism and is a member of Soka Gakkai International.
He is the nephew of professional Track and Field hurdler Kellie Wells, who currently holds the title of "Fastest Woman on Earth" and is a potential contender to compete in the 2012 Olympics.
At age 10 (in 2008), he is the youngest actor in the history of the Festival De Cannes (Cannes Film Festival) to have leading roles in two films screened at the prestigious international film festival.
Brandon's 2011 Independent Film "Down This Road" was an official 2011