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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 1 November 1987Toledo, Ohio, USA
Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Josh Costell was born in Toledo, Ohio, on November 1, 1987. He is the son of Larry and Linda Costell and the youngest of four children. As a teenager, Josh began taking acting and modeling classes in his hometown. He was invited by his acting and modeling teachers to compete at the International Modeling and Talent Association (IMTA) in New York in 2006. While there, Josh received many callbacks and won an award. When Josh returned to Toledo from New York he filmed a PSA for Fox on Teens and Distractions While Driving. Later he filmed the independent drama film Glass City (2008) and the independent action feature Dogs of Chinatown (2010) in North Carolina, a short drama in Los Angeles called "Cry,". Josh also worked on many music videos including Korn (Hold On) and Madina Lake (One Last Kiss Story of the Year music video "Wake Up". In the feature film Eagle Eye (2008)Josh had a small role as a congressman. He is also under the training of Gerald Gordon, a well-respected acting coach with more than 40 years in the industry, and highly-rated acting teachers Lesly Khan and Margie Haber in Los Angeles. Other projects Josh has worked on includes MacBeth Shoes, Qualcomm, and Phillips Television commercials amongst many others. Josh continues modeling for various companies including Phat Cycles as well as acting and stunt work in independent films.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: tlc

Trivia (16)

Loves to surf.
He trains in Mixed Martial Arts and Extreme Fighting.
Graduated from Springfield High School in Holland, Ohio in 2006.
At the age of 8, he saved the life of his 1 year old niece, Destinie, when she was drowning in the family pool.
Born and raised in the same hometown as Katie Holmes, Adrianne Palicki, and Alyson Stoner.
As a member of his high school football team he wore jersey #22 and held the positions of wide receiver and tight end on offense and corner and safety on defense.
His junior year in high school he placed first in the Sir John Templeton Laws of Life Essay contest for his essay entitled "Courage, Bravery, and Pride, My Personal Laws of Life".
Is featured on the October 9, 2007, cover of Yes! Weekly magazine for the film Dogs of Chinatown (2010) where he plays a Triad Thug.
Was cast to play a prisoner in Radio Free Albemuth (2010) but could not complete the project due to the wildfires in California.
His renowned acting coach, Gerald Gordon, also instructed Academy Award winner Adrien Brody.
In Los Angeles, California, filming the Korn music video "Hold On." [September 2007]
In Los Angeles, California, filming "Cry" (2008). [September 2007]
In Chicago, Illinois, filming the Madina Lake music video "One Last Kiss." [September 2007]
In Toledo, Ohio, filming Glass City (2008). [August 2007]
In Greensboro, North Carolina, filming Dogs of Chinatown (2010). [September 2007]
In Los Angeles, California, filming the Story of the Year music video "Wake Up." [January 2008]

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