If you are a fan of the crime drama series The Family Business, you might be wondering about the relationship between Dylan Weber and Carl Weber, who play Nevada Duncan and the creator of the show respectively. Are they father and son in real life? Or are they just sharing a common surname? Here’s what we found out.
Who is Dylan Weber?
Dylan Weber is an American actor who portrays Nevada Duncan, the teenage son of Vegas and heir to the Duncan leadership, in The Family Business. He is also the son of Carl Weber, the bestselling author and producer of the show. According to his IMDb profile, he has also appeared in other projects such as The Preacher’s Son, The Choir Director, and The Man in 3B.
Who is Carl Weber?
Carl Weber is a prolific writer and producer who has published over 30 books, many of which have become New York Times bestsellers. He is also the founder and publisher of Urban Books, a company that focuses on African-American fiction. He is the creator and executive producer of The Family Business, which is based on his crime drama book series of the same name. He also wrote and directed some of the episodes of the show.
What is The Family Business about?
The Family Business is an American crime family drama that follows the Duncans, an upstanding family that owns and operates an exotic car dealership in New York by day, and engages in more illicit activities by night. The show features a star-studded cast that includes Ernie Hudson, Valarie Pettiford, Armand Assante, Emilio Rivera, Tami Roman, Miguel A. Nunez Jr., and more. The show premiered on BET in 2018 and moved to BET+ in 2019 for its second season. The third season was released in July 2021.
Yes, Dylan Weber and Carl Weber are related. They are father and son in real life, as well as on screen. Carl Weber often posts photos and videos of his son on his social media accounts, expressing his pride and love for him. He also revealed that he cast his son as Nevada Duncan because he wanted to give him an opportunity to showcase his talent and passion for acting.
According to sitename, Carl Weber said:
> “I wanted to give him a chance to do something that he loves to do. He’s been acting since he was five years old. He’s been in all my movies. He’s been in all my plays. He loves it. He’s good at it. And I wanted to give him an opportunity to shine.”
So there you have it. Dylan Weber and Carl Weber are indeed related, both on and off screen. They are a dynamic duo that brings the drama and excitement to The Family Business. If you haven’t watched it yet, you can catch up on all the episodes on BET+.