Justin is an actor born and raised in New York City. He is currently pursuing his Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in the Grad Acting program at NYU Tisch School of the Arts, and will graduate spring 2017.
His next performance will be in Julius Caesar as part of the Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park 2017 summer season. He will be playing the role of Pindarus. Previews begin May 23rd and the show runs thru June 18th. More information is available here.
Justin spent summer 2016 as a member of the Non-Equity Acting Company at the Williamstown Theater Festival in Williamstown, MA, where he performed in 3 plays.
Before acting, Justin grew up playing tennis, and competed in the USTA on both regional and national levels. He attended Hunter College High School, and went on to study Anthropology and Psychology at Harvard University. In college, Justin hosted a few comedy and talent shows and began to discover his love for entertaining and the performing arts. But at the time, he didn't do much about it.
After college, Justin worked in corporate America for almost 3 years, in management consulting and marketing. He eventually began studying and performing on the side, which was invigorating. Feeling unsatisfied, he soon left corporate America to pursue his passion full-time.
Justin brings powerful emotional and physical energy to his acting, as well as strong work ethic and business acumen.
Justin has appeared on Comedy Central's Broad City, as well as on A&E and Investigation Discovery. In 2014, he was a member of NBCUniversal's NYC Scene Showcase. He has appeared in print ads for Pepsi, NFL, Verizon, and M&T Bank, among others. In theater, he has performed several plays at NYU Tisch, as well as with New Federal Theatre, Harlem Playwrights 21, and the Harlem Shakespeare Festival.