Brian Patrick Murphy was born and raised just outside of New York City in an Italian Irish household. Growing up he balanced his passion for performing with his love of athletics.   After passing on the opportunity to play collegiate sports he decided to pursue his passion and earned his Bachelor of the Arts in Theatre with an Acting concentration from Fordham University at Lincoln Center.  

Most recently he worked on Showtime's Billions. This past summer he played Laertes in Hamlet at the 13th Street Repertory Theatre.

Prior to that he appeared in the pilot episode of VINYL on HBO directed by Martin Scorsese, Law & Order: SVU, directed by Mariska Hartigay and The Mysteries of Laura on NBC.  Back in the Day starring Alec Baldwin, Danny Glover and Annabella Sciorra where he played boxer Vito Germano will be have a theatrical release in May.  Other Shakespearean credits include Proteus in The Two Gentlemen of Verona presented by The Drilling Company at Bryant Park. Prior he starred in and produced the Off Broadway World Premiere of The Clearing directed by Drama Desk Winner Josh Hecht.   From 2011-2013 he competed in New York's Golden Gloves Boxing Tournament and after fought underground in Friday Night Throwdown.

Upcoming projects include the pilot Mine's Betta (Co-writer, Producer, Director), Waiting for Sunrise a short film (Actor, Writer, Director) and GIVEnTAKE (Director/Producer) an interview series hosted by Dominic Chianese Jr. featuring guests such as Laurence Fishburne.