Jamie Johnston

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Jamie Johnston
Born James Michael Johnston
(1989-07-07) July 7, 1989 (age 25)
Canada Toronto, Ontario, Canada

James "Jamie" Johnston (born July 7, 1989) is a Canadian actor and singer-songwriter. He is best known for his role as Peter Stone on Degrassi: The Next Generation.

Personal life and career[edit]

Johnston portrayed Peter Stone on Degrassi: The Next Generation. He has also recently starred in the series Wild Card and Zixx: Level One. He was a student at Cardinal Carter Academy for the Arts, and has a wide range of interests, including soccer, snowboarding, skateboarding, cycling and playing the guitar. In 2007 Jamie went to Kenya with the organization "Free the Children" to build a school and filmed as a special for MTV. Jamie has made numerous appearances on ET Canada and etalk. He has traveled extensively. He is also the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of a band called Canadian Incident. He also plays guitar in a band called SoundSpeed along with a few of his fellow Degrassi cast mates. He also played a lead role as Lucas Green in Love Me.

Filmography[edit]

List of film and television credits
Year Title Role Notes
1999–2000 I Was A Sixth Grade Alien
2001 Jackie, Ethel, Joan: The Women of Camelot Young Patrick Kennedy
2002 Winter Sun Young Duncan Independent short
Doc Bryce Episode #209, "Karate Kid"
2002–2004 Ace Lightning
2003 Name of the Rose Young Rob Independent feature
Absolon Boy Feature film
More Than Meets the Eye: The Joan Brock Story Corey Young Artist Award 2004, Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special — Supporting Young Actor[1]
Killer Instinct: From the Files of Agent Candice DeLong Deegan Schauer TV movie
Public Domain Ian Feature film
2003–2005 Wild Card Clifford "Cliff" Woodall Nominated — Young Artist Award 2005, Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) — Leading Young Actor[2]
2004 Zixx: Level One Adam Frake Series lead
2005 Zixx: Level Two Adam Guest star, Episode #2-21, "Now You See Him"
The Rick Mercer Report Son Episode #3.3, in skit "Fatherly Advice"
2005–2010 Degrassi: The Next Generation Peter Stone Series regular, episodes #5.01–10.14
Nominated — Young Artist Award 2006, Best Performance in a TV series — Young Ensemble Performance[3]
Nominated — Young Artist Award 2007, Best Performance in a TV Series — Leading Young Actor[4]
Young Artist Award 2008, Best Performance in a TV Series — Leading Young Actor[5]
Nominated — Young Artist Award 2009, Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) — Leading Young Actor[6]
Nominated — Young Artist Award 2010, Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) — Leading Young Actor[7]
2008 Degrassi Spring Break Movie Peter Stone TV movie
The Tenth Circle Jason Underhill Nominated — Young Artist Award 2009, Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special — Supporting Young Actor[6]
2009 Degrassi Goes Hollywood Peter Stone TV movie
Degrassi Takes Manhattan Peter Stone TV movie
2010 My Babysitter's a Vampire James TV movie
Reviving Ophelia Ty Benchley TV movie
Connor Undercover Andre 2 episodes
2011 Really Me Dylan Dillon 2 episodes
Jesus Henry Christ Young Billy Herman
Wingin' It Space Pirate Bruce Episode "Reel Trouble"
2012 Wingin' It Stone Hardcastle Episode "Cosmonaut Claire 3-D"
My Babysitter's a Vampire Dirk Baddison Episode "Welcome Back Dusker"


  • Symphony of Fire – Independent Short

Theatre[edit]

  • Aesop Fables: A Man, A Boy & A Donkey – Donkey
  • The Chrysalids – Mark
  • Epimenides – Cabin Boy
  • Job & The Snake – Neptune

References[edit]

  1. ^ "25th Annual Young Artist Awards - Winners and Nominations". Young Artist Awards. 2004. Retrieved 2011-07-09. 
  2. ^ "26th Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". Young Artist Awards. 2005. Retrieved 2011-07-09. 
  3. ^ "27th Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". Young Artist Awards. 2006. Retrieved 2011-07-09. 
  4. ^ "28th Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". Young Artist Awards. 2007. Retrieved 2011-07-09. 
  5. ^ "29th Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". Young Artist Awards. 2008. Retrieved 2011-07-09. 
  6. ^ a b "30th Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". Young Artist Awards. 2009. Retrieved 2011-07-09. 
  7. ^ "31st Annual Young Artist Awards - Nominations / Special Awards". Young Artist Awards. 2010. Retrieved 2011-07-09. 

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