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Joel Courtney

Joel was born in Monterey, California, and raised in Moscow, Idaho. His parents are both school teachers. He is the youngest of four children and has two older brothers (Caleb and Josh) and an older sister (Chantelle). At age 14, Joel went to visit his brother, Caleb, during summer vacation. His brother was pursuing an acting career in Los Angeles... See full bio »

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 2016 Dear Eleanor (completed)
 2014/I Mercy
 2014 Sins of Our Youth
 2013 The Between
 2012 Rogue (TV Movie)
Griffin Jones
 2011 R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour (TV Series)
- Creature Feature Part 2 (2011) ... John
- Creature Feature: Part 1 (2011) ... John
 2011 Super 8
Joe Lamb
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 2011 Super 8 (performer: "My Sharona")
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 2011 Film Fiend (TV Series)
Himself - Guest
- Conan the Barbarian (2011) ... Himself - Guest
 2011 Janela Indiscreta (TV Series)
- Episode #1.75 (2011) ... Himself
 2011 Super 8 35mm Special (TV Movie)
 2011 Made in Hollywood (TV Series)
- Episode #6.29 (2011) ... Himself
 2011 2011 MTV Movie Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Presenter
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 2012 Special Collector's Edition (TV Series)
Joe Lamb
- Blu-ray: Super 8 (2012) ... Joe Lamb

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Good friends with Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn (2014) co-star Katherine McNamara. They both review movies together for "Kids Pick Flicks". See more »

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