Drew Roy

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Drew Roy
DrewRoyNov2010.jpg
Roy in November 2010
Born (1986-05-16) May 16, 1986 (age 27)[1][2]
Clanton, Alabama, United States
Other names Andrew Roy
Occupation Actor
Years active 2004–present

Andrew "Drew" Roy (born May 16, 1986) is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Jesse on the teen sitcom, Hannah Montana and his role on TV show, Falling Skies.

Life and career[edit]

Roy was raised in Clanton, Alabama.[3] He moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career, stating, "I always wanted to be a doctor, but five friends and I decided to give Hollywood a shot. We had an absolute blast. We lived in two one-bedroom apartments, three guys crammed into each bedroom.".[4]

Roy appeared in mostly independent film projects from 2006 to 2013 such as Robin in the "Robin" movie, although he scored an uncredited recurring role in Greek in 2007.[citation needed]

In 2009, he landed a role on the television series iCarly, as Griffin. He has also guest starred in episodes of Hannah Montana as Jesse, Miley's love interest, and on Lincoln Heights.

In 2010, he landed his first motion picture role portraying thoroughbred horse farm owner Seth Hancock in the film Secretariat.[1]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2006 Curse of Pirate Death Boyfriend short film
2007 Blink Nobody
2009 Tag Josh short film
2010 One Wish Buttholes
2010 Secretariat Seth Hancock

Television[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2007 Greek Omega Chi Pledge 5 episodes, Uncredited
2009–2010 ICarly Griffin 2 episodes
2009-2011 Hannah Montana Jesse 5 episodes
2011–present Falling Skies Hal Mason TV Series

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Fodder: Could Clanton native join Twilight cast?, October 11, 2010, Press-Register
  2. ^ Roy, Drew (May 7, 2011). "Tweet 67015678439337984". Twitter. Retrieved May 7, 2011. 
  3. ^ Local stars in Spielberg series, returns to Hannah Montana, August 20, 2010, The Clanton Advertiser, October 27, 2010
  4. ^ Cwelich, Lorraine (July 6, 2012). "HOT TOPIC: DREW ROY". Elle Magazine. Retrieved 2012-08-14. 

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