Aaron Himelstein

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Aaron Himelstein
Born (1985-10-10) October 10, 1985 (age 32)
Buffalo Grove, Illinois, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1999–present

Aaron Himelstein (born October 10, 1985) is an American actor who is perhaps best known for playing a younger version of Austin Powers in Austin Powers in Goldmember and Friedman, Luke Girardi's best friend, in Joan of Arcadia. He also wrote, directed and edited the short film, Sugar Mountain. He has made guest appearances in numerous different series such as Cupid, Boston Public, North Shore, House, and Community and appeared in the films High Fidelity, Bachelor Party Vegas, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and Avengers: Age of Ultron.

Personal life[edit]

Himelstein was born in Buffalo Grove, Illinois, the son of Susan (Maloney) and Robert "Bob" Himelstein.[1][2][3] He is a close friend of Joan of Arcadia stars Michael Welch and Chris Marquette. He and Welch had known each other for several years but they did not become good friends until the series began in 2003.[4]

He dated Remember the Daze co-star Leighton Meester, after meeting in 2007.[5]



  1. ^ Mike Thomas (June 4, 2002). "Yeah--baby Austin swings". Chicago Sun-Times. Retrieved October 27, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Sun-Times Media". August 8, 2002. Retrieved October 27, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Helen Maloney Hicksville, Ohio - 1924-2001". The News-Sentinel. February 26, 2001. Retrieved October 27, 2012. 
  4. ^ Michael Welch: A Kid with a Cause
  5. ^ Johnson, Zach (April 15, 2012). "Leighton Meester Visits Brazil With Boyfriend Aaron Himelstein". Us Weekly. Wenner Media. Retrieved April 23, 2012. 
  6. ^ "House (TV Series) The Socratic Method Full Cast & Crew". 

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