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Joel Palmer began his career at the tender age of three with an appearance as Lyle the Shoeshine Boy in "Hello Dolly". Soon after, he landed two national television commercials for Mattel Toys and followed by advertisements for Woodward's and Scott Paper. Joel appeared in "Knight Moves", his first feature film, after being in show business for ... See full bio »

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Dreamcatcher Young Pete
Valentine Jeremy Melton
First Wave Young Cade Foster
The Commish Child / Kevin Colyer


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 2005 Terminal City (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5 (2005) ... Steve
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... Steve
 2003 Dreamcatcher
Young Pete
 2002 Bang Bang You're Dead
 2002 Living with the Dead (TV Movie)
Second Boy
 2001 Speak (Short)
 2001 Valentine
Jeremy Melton
 2000 First Wave (TV Series)
Young Cade Foster
- Shadowland (2000) ... Young Cade Foster
 1999 Final Run (TV Movie)
Kevin Singer
 1999 Family Law (TV Series)
Matthew Reynolds
- Pilot (1999) ... Matthew Reynolds
 1996-1999 Poltergeist: The Legacy (TV Series)
Matt Thomas / David
- Still Waters (1999) ... Matt Thomas
- Sins of the Father (1996) ... David
 1999 Beggars and Choosers (TV Series)
- The Mountainmen: Part 2 (1999) ... Henry
- The Mountainmen: Part 1 (1999) ... Henry
 1995-1999 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Phillip / Jesse Venable / Andrew Rosman
- Small Friends (1999) ... Phillip
- Criminal Nature (1998) ... Jesse Venable
- Under the Bed (1995) ... Andrew Rosman
 1998 Loyal Opposition
Kevin Lane
 1998 Dead Man's Gun (TV Series)
- Wages of Sin (1998) ... Jimmy
 1997 Seduction in a Small Town (TV Movie)
David Jenks
 1993-1995 The X-Files (TV Series)
Charlie / Michael Holvey / Kevin Morris
- The Calusari (1995) ... Charlie / Michael Holvey
- Conduit (1993) ... Kevin Morris
 1995 Trust in Me
Shawn (uncredited)
 1993-1995 The Commish (TV Series)
Kevin Colyer / Child
- The Kid (1995) ... Kevin Colyer
- Eastbridge Boulevard (1993) ... Child
 1995 Freefall: Flight 174 (TV Movie)
Chris Dion
 1994 Madison (TV Series)
- True Colours (1994) ... Corby
 1994 Someone Else's Child (TV Movie)
Nelson Reed
 1994 Lonesome Dove: The Series (TV Mini Series)
Luke Wyatt
- Wild Horses (1994) ... Luke Wyatt
 1994 Heart of a Child (TV Movie)
Jason Holc (Age 5)
 1993 Moment of Truth: A Child Too Many (TV Movie)
 1993 Final Appeal (TV Movie)
 1993 Morning Glory
Donald Wade
 1993 Liar, Liar: Between Father and Daughter (TV Movie)
Patrick Farrow
 1992 The Man Upstairs (TV Movie)
Molly's grandson (uncredited)
 1992 Crow's Nest
Mikey Crosetti
 1989 Lonesome Dove (TV Mini Series)
Luke Wyatt
- Return (1989) ... Luke Wyatt
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Theater: Lyle the shoeshine boy, "Hello, Dolly" (musical), c. 1989 See more »

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He has appeared in two episodes of 'Poltergeist: The Legacy'. In both episodes, in very similar storylines, he played a ghost boy who had drowned and was now haunting their father.

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