Robbie Amell :
Robbie Amell was born on 21-04-1988 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is a Canadian Television Actor, Model, Film Actor & Voice Artist.
Early life :
Amell was born on April 21, 1988 in Toronto, Ontario with his parents' roots in Ireland. Along with his sister, he started modeling and acting in small roles in commercials when he was six years old. He attended Toronto Public Schools and graduated in 2000. At 16, he began landing roles in high school plays such as Louis and Dave and Fionia, Picasso at the Lapin Agile and The Importance of Being Earnest. His love for acting made him go to Canadian Studios Acting Academy. He graduated from Lawrence Park Collegiate Institute in Toronto in 2006. Stephen Amell is his cousin. Interestingly, Stephan played the lead role in the show Arrow, which aired right before The Tomorrow People in the 2013-2014 Tv season on The CW.
Personal life :
Nickname Robbie, Hollywood, Picky
Full Name Robert Patrick Amell
Profession Actor and Producer
Age 34 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth April 21, 1988
Birthplace Toronto, Canada
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Robbie Amell bagged his first ever acting role in the film ‘Cheaper by the Dozen 2’ in 2005 where he played Daniel Murtaugh. His role was originally meant to be a non-speaking role though he eventually got to speak a couple of lines. After this, he was next seen in the 2007 film ‘Left for Dead’ which was of the horror genre.
He played the role of Drew Patterson in the television movie ‘Picture This’ in 2008. Released by the ABC Family, branded as an ABC Family Original Movie, the film was a popular hit, drawing in 5.3 million viewers on its premiere.
Amell was also part of the Nickelodeon series ‘True Jackson’ (2008–2011), where his recurring role as Jimmy is portrayed as the lead role’s love interest. In 2008 he also appeared in one of the episodes of the television series ‘Murdoch Mysteries.’
He portrayed the role of Fred Jones in the television movie ‘Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins’ in 2009. The movie was a major hit, leading to the release of its sequel ‘Scooby-Doo! Curse of the Lake Monster’ the next year. Amell reprised his role as Fred in this film.
Robbie worked in the Cartoon Network series called ‘Unnatural History’ in 2010. The same year, he appeared as himself in the live action reality series ‘Destroy Build Destroy’ telecast on Cartoon Network.
In 2013, he was offered the role of a lifetime. He got the opportunity to play Stephen Jameson, the main protagonist in the science fiction television series ‘The Tomorrow People.’ This role not only earned him praise for his acting skills, but also gave his career a much needed big boost.
He gained much hype after the release of the movie ‘The Duff’ in 2015 where he played the lead role of Wesley Rush. The role earned him two Teen Choice Award nominations.
In the year 2016, Robbie Amell was seen starring alongside moguls like Kevin Spacey in the comedy film ‘Nine Lives.’ Actress Jennifer Garner also played a big role in the film.
Amell was also a well-known face in the CW TV show called ‘The Flash’ (2014–2016) where he played multiple characters like Ronnie Raymond, Firestorm, and Deathstorm.
CCA Super Award Best Actor in a Science Fiction/Fantasy Series