John Brotherton is an American actor. He is most known for playing Jared Banks on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live.
Brotherton played Jared Banks on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live from August 10, 2007, until November 13, 2009, appearing as a vision on February 9, 2010. He also plays Matt, DJ's love interest, on the Netflix series Fuller House.
Brotherton was born in Ellensburg, Washington. He moved with his family to Portland, Oregon, when he was 6 years old and attended elementary school in Portland. The family later moved to the Portland suburb of Beaverton, where Brotherton attended Whitford Junior High School and Beaverton High School, graduating from the latter in 1998. He married his longtime girlfriend Alison on June 7, 2008. They have two daughters. Brotherton attended Oregon State University in Corvallis, Oregon, and was a member of The Kappa Sigma fraternity.