Brant Daugherty is is an American actor, best known for his recurring role as Noel Kahn on the ABC Family series Pretty Little Liars. He also has a recurring role as Brian in the long-running NBC daytime drama Days of our Lives.
Brant was born and raised in Mason, Ohio, the son of David Daugherty, an art teacher, and his wife, Mary Beth (Hirt) Daugherty, head of rehabilitation services forShriners Hospitals for Children, Cincinnati. He grew up along with his brother, Adam, and sister, Caitey. Brant's father, David, was an art teacher at Mason Middle School when he died of cancer on February 19, 2009 at age 57.
Brant attended William Mason High School, where he played football until his sophomore year and later tried out for the school play. He continued to perform in school plays until his graduation in 2004. He moved to Los Angeles in 2008 after earning a film degree from Columbia College Chicago.
In 2013 he was named a regular of the cast of Lifetime Network's Army Wives for season 7, which began airing in April 2013, in the role of Patrick Clarke. He has a credited role in Jason Friedberg and Aaron Seltzer's motion picture comedy The Starving Games set for release in fall 2013.
He has also acted in some minor roles in television series. Daugherty was a contestant in season 17 of Dancing with the Stars, where he partnered with professional dancer Peta Murgatroyd. They were eliminated on the eighth week of competition finishing in seventh place.