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Joel Courtney

Was anunknown, having only acted in school plays, when he won the part of Joe Lamb in J.J. Abrams' Super 8. Auditioned for the Super 8 role while visiting his brother, Caleb,in L.A.; he had only aspired to make $100 shooting a commercial and instead landed the lead in the movie. Has been swimming competitively since he was 4. Also plays basketball and lacrosse, and runs track.

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Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
0% The River Thief
  • Diz
2016
No Score Yet Dear Eleanor
  • Billy Hobgood
2016
No Score Yet Sins of Our Youth
  • David
2016
No Score Yet Mercy
  • Actor
2014
No Score Yet Tom Sawyer & Huckleberry Finn
  • Tom Sawyer
2014
82% Super 8
  • Joe Lamb
2011

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT
47% The Messengers
2015
  • Peter Moore Peter White

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