Adam Campbell (actor)

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Adam Campbell
Born Adam Jones
(1980-08-19) 19 August 1980 (age 38)
Bath, Somerset, England
Occupation Actor
Years active 2004–present
Spouse(s)
Jayma Mays (m. 2007)
Children 1

Adam Campbell (born Adam Jones; 19 August 1980)[1] is an English actor. He has appeared in films such as Date Movie and Epic Movie, and portrayed Cal Vandeusen in the horror miniseries Harper's Island. He also appeared in the sitcom Great News as Greg Walsh.

Career[edit]

Campbell was first cast in Commando Nanny, an unaired sitcom for The WB Television Network, which was originally scheduled to premiere in 2004. He subsequently starred as Grant Fockyerdoder with Alyson Hannigan in the 2006 parody of romantic comedy films, Date Movie, which was a mild success at the American box office. He also starred in You Are Here, an independent film about a group of twenty-somethings, released in 2007. One of his biggest roles was in Epic Movie where he played a lead, Peter Pervertski. Campbell starred in the CBS mini-series Harper's Island as Cal Vandeusen.

In January 2010, Campbell was cast as the voice of Ringo Starr for the cancelled 3D remake of Yellow Submarine.[2][3]

In 2015, Campbell appeared in the Emmy-nominated Netflix comedy series Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt as Logan Beekman, the upper class 'Daddy's Boy' boyfriend of the title character, played by Ellie Kemper.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

In 2006 Campbell met his wife, American actress and singer Jayma Mays, on the set of the film Epic Movie. They married on 28 October 2007. On 27 April 2016 it was announced that Mays and Campbell were expecting their first child.[4] Their son Jude was born in August 2016.[5]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2006 Making a Spoof Peter Jackson Television film
2006 Date Movie Grant Fockyerdoder
2006 Pop Star Andy McTeer Short film
2007 Epic Movie Peter Pervertski
2007 Spin Mick
2007 Hell on Wheels Dan Short film
2012 The Five-Year Engagement Gideon
2016 Wolves at the Door Wojciech Frykowski

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2004 Expeditions to the Edge Episode: "Sahara"
2009 Harper's Island Cal Vandeusen 9 episodes
2011 Off the Map Brian Episode: "Smile. Don't Kill Anyone."
2011 Up All Night Trent Episode: "Cool Neighbors"
2011 Parenthood Arty Party Episode: "Sore Loser"
2012 Best Friends Forever Ken Haskins Episode: "Hey Nonny Nonny"
2013 Wedding Band Deke Brad Episode: "Personal Universe"
2013 Touch Tony Rigby 4 episodes
2013 2 Broke Girls Graham Episode: "And Just Plane Magic"
2014 Mixology Ron 13 episodes
2014–16 NCIS Young Ducky Mallard 3 episodes
2015 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Logan Beekman 4 episodes
2015 The Comedians Connor Tate 1 episode
2016 Dice Brad Stevens 1 episode
2017–18 Great News Greg Walsh Main Cast
2018 Trial & Error Dr. Shinewell "A Change in the Team"

Web[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2011 Marcy Adam Episode: "Marcy Does a Picnic"

Music videos[edit]

Year Title Artist
2007 "Awakening" Switchfoot
2007 "Love Song" Sara Bareilles

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Adam Campbell". TV Guide. Retrieved 10 March 2015. 
  2. ^ White, James (12 January 2010). "Peter Serafinowicz IS Paul McCartney!". Empire. Bauer Consumer Media. Retrieved 26 August 2011. 
  3. ^ Kit, Borys (14 March 2011). "Disney torpedoes Zemeckis' "Yellow Submarine"". Reuters. Retrieved 4 February 2012. 
  4. ^ "Glee's Jayma Mays Is Pregnant With Her First Child!". 26 April 2016. Retrieved 16 May 2018. 
  5. ^ "Glee's Jayma Mays Welcomes a Son With Husband Adam Campbell". Retrieved 16 May 2018. 

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