Justin Chatwin

Justin Chatwin

  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 31-10-1982
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada
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  • Popularity: 17.46
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Justin Chatwin (born October 31, 1982) is a Canadian actor. He began his career in 2001 with a brief appearance in the musical comedy Josie and the Pussycats. Following his breakthrough role as Robbie Ferrier in the blockbuster War of the Worlds (2005), Chatwin headlined studio films such as The Invisible (2007) and Dragonball Evolution (2009), an action-adventure feature based on the manga series Dragon Ball. In the 2010s, Chatwin acted in small independent films. He starred as rock star idol Bobby Shore in the sci-fi musical Bang Bang Baby (2014), which earned him a Canadian Screen Awards nomination for Best Supporting Actor, and appeared in the romantic comedy Unleashed (2016), and drama Summer Night (2019). Throughout the 2000s, Chatwin made guest appearances in several television series including Weeds and Lost. His first regular role was on the Showtime comedy-drama Shameless, where he portrayed Jimmy Lishman between 2011 and 2015. Chatwin starred as a cartoonist in the CBS murder mystery drama American Gothic (2016), and also that year he appeared as superhero Grant Gordon / The Ghost in the Doctor Who Christmas special "The Return of Doctor Mysterio". From 2019 to 2021, Chatwin played scientist Erik Wallace in Netflix's Another Life. Chatwin's journey from Vancouver to Patagonia on motorcycle was depicted in the documentary series No Good Reason (2020), which he also executive produced.

Year Movie Character
2007 The Invisible as Nick Powell
2009 Dragonball Evolution as Goku
2014 The Cycle as Robert
2010 Brink as Jeremy
2018 In the Cloud as Hale
2018 The Assassin's Code as Michael Connolly
2022 The Walk as Bill Coughlin
2011 Funkytown as Tino DeiFiori
2017 Unleashed as Ajax / Diego
2016 Urge as Jason Brettner
2005 War of the Worlds as Robbie Ferrier
2005 The Chumscrubber as Billy
2014 Bang Bang Baby as Bobby Shore
2015 No Stranger Than Love as Rydell Whyte
2016 1 Night as Drew
2019 Summer Night as Andy
2016 Doctor Who: The Return of Doctor Mysterio as Grant
2008 Middle of Nowhere as Ben Pretzler
2021 Die in a Gunfight as Terrence Uberahl
2018 The Scent of Rain & Lightning as Hugh Jay Linder
2004 Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 as Zack
2004 The Incredible Mrs. Ritchie as Lawrence
2017 We Don't Belong Here as Tomas
2018 Poor Boy as Jackie Clean
2004 Taking Lives as Matt Soulsby
2017 CHiPS as Raymond Reed Kurtz Jr.
2013 Isolated as Himself - Ambassador for Peace
2001 Josie and the Pussycats as Teenage Fan
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2004 Traffic (4 episode) as Tyler McKay
2005 Doctor Who (1 episode) as Grant
2001 Smallville (1 episode) as Teen Jostled by Whitney
2004 Lost (1 episode) as Eddie Colburn
2011 Shameless (40 episode) as Steve Wilton/Jimmy Lishman
2005 Weeds (2 episode) as Josh Wilson
2013 Orphan Black (4 episode) as Jason Kellerman
2016 American Gothic (13 episode) as Cam Hawhorne
2019 Another Life (20 episode) as Erik Wallace
2002 Taken (1 episode) as Clauson
2002 Glory Days (1 episode) as Barry Bowers
2011 Shameless (1 episode) as Self
1998 Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (1 episode) as Vinny Rose (segment "The News Stand")

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