A Minneapolis native, Benjamin Salisbury discovered his passion for acting and dancing at nine years old when he saw community theater. He auditioned for the next show, a musical version of "Sleeping Beauty," where he emerged as a triple threat. He then made his professional debut in industrial films and commercials. As a young dancer, he performed "The Nutcracker" with both the Cincinnati Ballet Company and The Joffrey Ballet.
Before landing his role in The Nanny
, Salisbury appeared in the films Captain Ron
, Iron Will
and D3: The Mighty Ducks
, and voiced the Tin Boy in numerous Oz
films made for video. He won a Young Artist Award for his role in the Gerald McRaney TV movie Promised Land
, as well as The Nanny
. He also scored numerous other Young Artist and YoungStar Awards for the role.
Having appeared in a 2006 Dominos commercial, Salisbury currently works with the Los Angeles Kings hockey team. Now married, he graduated magna cum laude from American University with a degree in broadcast journalism.
Brighton is the middle child and the only Sheffield boy. After causing trouble with his previous nannies, he takes a liking to Frans down-to-earth personality.