Justin Kelly biography
Date of Birth: March 7, 1992
Born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Justin Kelly began his career at a very young starting with
commercials. His big break came when he was cast in a starring role in the original Family Channel Series The
Latest Buzz, playing Noah Jackson, one of a group of student journalists working for a teen magazine. The
series ran from 2007 to 2010, and during that time, he also appeared in the Hallmark TV movie For the Love of
Grace (2008) and starred in the NBC-TV movie The Jensen Project (2010).
A year later, Justin joined the cast of the popular Canadian television series Degrassi: The Next Generation,
alongside his The Latest Buzz co-star, Munro Chambers. He stayed with the series through to 2013, then made his
breakthrough on to the big screen with two feature films that screened at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. He played a small role in David Cronenberg's Map to the Stars (2014) and starred in Big Muddy (2015), as a teen who commits a terrible crime.
In 2015, Justin was cast as a regular on the Nickelodeon TV series Open Heart, which is shot in Toronto and produced by three of the producers who'd worked on Degrassi.
Justin, whose favorite color is green, loves dogs and plays bass guitar.
Justin Kelly Filmography