Brendan Penny is a Canadian film and television actor, best known for starring as A.J. Varland in the first season of Whistler. He is also starring in the 2009 series The Assistants as Danny Newell.
Penny was born in Ottawa, Ontario, and grew up in both Ottawa and London, moving to Vancouver in 2002 to pursue an acting career. After a couple of television roles, he became known to audiences for playing A.J. Varland in Whistler.
Penny has had various roles in television series such as Kyle XY and Supernatural. His first lead role was in Whistler. He has also appeared in films and in a recurring role in Stargate: Atlantis as Todd the Wrath. His roles include shows such as Diamonds, Smallville, Blade: The Series, and The L Word. Penny is currently starring in the new 2009 series The Assistants. Penny also had a role as Sean in I Love You, Beth Cooper.