Kelly Blatz

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Kelly Blatz
Occupation Actor, Singer
Years active 2004-present
Known for Aaron Stone
April Showers
Chicago Fire
Glory Daze
Chicago PD
Musical career
Instruments Vocals
Labels Hollywood Records
Associated acts Capra

Kelly Blatz is an American actor and musician.

Career[edit]

Blatz made his acting debut in The Seven (2006). He appeared in the 2008 remake of Prom Night with Brittany Snow and Idris Elba. The same year he went on to play the psychopathic son of a preacher in Phedon Papamichaels intense thriller "From Within" with Thomas Dekker and Jared Harris, which premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival. In 2009, Blatz played the lead in the independent feature film April Showers based on the Columbine shootings. He has since become known for his role as Aaron Stone in the Disney XD television show.

In 2010, TBS cast him as the lead in their first hour long comedy Glory Daze.

In 2012 he starred in the film "Lost Angeles", where he played a homeless convict.

He has recently been cast in the proposed spin-off of Chicago Fire as a young but seasoned Officer Elam.[1]

Kelly Blatz, the star of the film 4 Minute Mile. Kelly discusses[2] training for the role with a Russian track coach, injuries he suffered during film, why he avoided watching the Prefontaine films and his conversion to the running lifestyle.

Music[edit]

Was the lead singer in the band Capra for 7 years, releasing 3 albums and playing in Los Angeles venues. After signing to Hollywood Records, they made a record with producer Matt Wallace. Before the record came out, he left the band due to artistic differences.

In 2011, he took a year off of acting to record two solo albums titled "Black Box" and "White Noise" under the name Scott Kid. They were released 6 months apart for free download on his website.

In January 2013, he released his third album under Scott Kid titled "Holy Ghost."

In September 2013, he released his fourth album under Scott Kid titled "Solitary Man".

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Notes Role
2006 Simon Says Acting debut Will
The Seven Main Zeke Guthrie
2007 Zoey 101 Episode "Dance Contest" Gene
2008 From Within Main Dylan
Prom Night Supporting role Michael
2009 April Showers Main Sean
Aaron Stone Title role/Main role 2009-2010 Charlie Landers/Aaron Stone
90210 Ep1.17 "Life's a Drag" Max
Sonny with a Chance Ep.9 "Sonny With a Chance of Dating" James Conroy
Skyrunners Main role Nick Burns
2010–2011 Glory Daze Main role Joel Harrington
2012 Lost Angeles Main role Jared
2013 Chicago Fire Supporting role Police Officer
Backmask Supporting role Patrick
2014 4 Minute Mile Main role Drew Jacobs

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