Adam Brody was originally cast in a different role on "The O.C." before being offered the role of Seth Cohen.
He made his film debut in the 2002 indie film "According to Spencer" alongside Jesse Bradford and Mia Kirshner.
Brody's first leading role in a film was in the 2007 comedy "In the Land of Women" opposite Meg Ryan and Kristen Stewart.
He starred in the 2010 horror-comedy "Scream 4" as Deputy Hoss, a character who was originally written to be killed off early in the film but was kept alive because the filmmakers liked Brody's performance.
Brody was considered for the role of Steve Rogers/Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic Universe but ultimately lost out to Chris Evans.
He had a recurring role on the Showtime series "House of Lies" as the love interest of Kristen Bell's character.
Brody voiced the character of The Flash in the animated film "Justice League: The New Frontier."
He co-starred with Greta Gerwig in the 2011 indie film "Damsels in Distress," directed by Whit Stillman.
Brody played the role of a music producer in the 2013 film "Some Girl(s)," which was based on a play by Neil LaBute.
He appeared in the 2014 film "Life Partners" alongside Leighton Meester and Gillian Jacobs, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival.
Brody had a supporting role in the 2016 film "Yoga Hosers," directed by Kevin Smith and starring his daughter Harley Quinn Smith and Lily-Rose Depp.
Brody had a recurring role on the third season of the Amazon Prime series "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" as a suave but shady nightclub owner.