Brent Hampson was born and raised in Lancaster, Ohio. He went on to play NCAA basketball at Ohio Northern University where he earned his BA in Sport Management. The day after his last basketball game he decided to audit a drama class and it changed his life forever. After graduation he began taking acting classes and soon started booking national and local commercial work before moving to New York to pursue his MFA at The Actors Studio Drama School. He has appeared in various independent films as well as television, theater and modeling work. He is currently based out of New York City and Atlanta.