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Penn Badgley

Penn Badgley was born in Baltimore, Maryland, to Lynne Murphy Badgley and Duff Badgley, who worked as a newspaper reporter and carpenter. Badgley split his childhood years between Richmond, Virginia. and Seattle, Washington. In Seattle, he was involved in the Seattle Children's Theater and did voice-overs for a children's radio station. It was ... See full bio »

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 2016 Adam Green's Aladdin
Prince of Monaco
 2015 The Slap (TV Series)
- Anouk (2015) ... Jamie
- Hector (2015) ... Jamie
 2012 East of Eden (Short)
 2012 Periods. (Short)
 2009/I The Juggler (Short)
The Stud
 2007 Drive Thru
 2004 Debating Robert Lee
Matt's Debate Opponent
 2003 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Trace Malone
- Homecoming (2003) ... Trace Malone
 2002 What I Like About You (TV Series)
- Copy That (2002) ... Jake
 2000-2002 The Brothers Garcia (TV Series)
Eddie Bauer
- School Daze (2002) ... Eddie Bauer
 2002 The Nightmare Room (TV Series)
- My Name Is Evil (2002) ... Student (uncredited)
 2001 The Fluffer
Young Sean
 2000 Bull (TV Series)
 2000 Mario Tennis (Video Game)
Alex (voice, as Penn Badgely)
 1999 Mario Golf (Video Game)
Kid (voice)
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5' 8½" (1.74 m)

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[on what he wish he had been told as a teen] I wish I had known that vulnerability is universal for everyone, regardless of how cool or not cool they are. You have such a heightened awareness of yourself, so even small things seem life-changing - a bad day turns into, 'Oh my gosh, my life is over.' If I were still a teen, I would want to hear: 'It's okay. Take a deep breath and move on,'" See more »


Owns many guitars including a Gibson ES-175 and L-5, Collings C-10, two fenders: A sea-foam green Stratocaster and a Telecaster Custom. The L-5 and Collings were gifts to himself when he found out he landed the role of Jeff Buckley in 'Greetings from Tim Buckley'. See more »


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