Despite being part of the main cast of “Perfect Strangers” for 20 years, Bronson Pinchot gained fame after a minor role in the 1984 movie titled “Beverly Hills Cop”.
He portrayed a gay person in this movie, which raised a lot of questions about Bronson’s sexual orientation since his performance was great.
However, he was also connected with several women in the past, which basically negates all the rumors.
Bronson has even been engaged to a girl (allegedly, more than once).
Read on to find out the truth, as well as learn about Bronson’s 4-decade-long career in acting.
Who is Bronson Pinchot?
The 62-year-old actor from New York, Bronson Pinchot, landed his debut role in the 1983 movie titled “Risky Business”.
After appearing in the movies “Beverly Hills Cop”, and “Hot Resort”, Bronson joined the main cast of “Sara” in 1985.
In 1986, Bronson was cast for the role of Balki in “Perfect Strangers”, where he stayed for 20 years, having appeared in a total of 151 episodes.
From 1987 to 2000, he also took part in several other great TV series, including “ABC TGIF”, “The Trouble with Larry”, “Clueless”, “Step by Step”, and “Meego”.
After “Perfect Strangers” wrapped up in 2006, Bronson took on several other projects, including the portrayal of Patrick Dalton in “The Young and The Restless”, as well as guest roles in “Shake It Up”, “Hawaii Five-0”, and “NCIS”.
In 2013, he came back as Serge once again in the reboot of the 1984 movie “Beverly Hills Cop”.
Bronson’s most recent projects include great roles in TV series titled “Lodge 49”, and “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina”.
Even though Bronson Pinchot is very private about his dating life, he’s very fond of sharing some other details on his social media accounts.
He seems to have “figured out” how to record his own short cameos, so he often posts short clips on Instagram in which he speaks about his past, as well as upcoming projects.
Other than his cameos, Bronson’s Instagram page is filled with art samples, which interestingly enough, he paints all on his own.
Bronson met his ex-fiancee, Amy Heckerling, during the shooting of “Clueless” back in 1995, of which she was the director.
The two dated for 4 years and got engaged in 1999, before calling it quits the same year.
The reason for their split-up is still unknown since Bronson and Amy keep their dating lives very private.
He’s reported to have dated other women as well and even got engaged once more, however, he did not confirm these allegations.
Is Bronson Pinchot dating anyone in 2022?
As of 2022, Bronson Pinchot is a single man, and according to his social media accounts, he really seems to be happy.
He’s also on a journey towards a completely plant-based diet, which helped him lose 60 pounds so far and he’s healthier than ever.