Calum Worthy

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Calum Worthy
Born (1991-01-28) January 28, 1991 (age 24)
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Occupation Actor, writer, producer
Years active 2001–present
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Calum Worthy in 2012

Calum Worthy (born January 28, 1991) is a Canadian actor, writer and producer, known for his role as Dez on the Disney Channel series Austin & Ally and The Coppertop Flop Show. He has won two Young Artist Awards in the Leading Young Actor category for his performances in the comedy film National Lampoon's Thanksgiving Family Reunion (2003) and the science fiction television series Stormworld (2009). He also won the Leading Actor award at the 2010 Leo Awards for his performance in Stormworld.

Worthy has guest-starred in numerous television series, including ABC Family's Kyle XY, The CW's Supernatural and Smallville, CTV's Flashpoint, The Hub's R. L. Stine's The Haunting Hour: The Series, Disney Channel's Good Luck Charlie, and Disney XD's Zeke and Luther.

Career[edit]

Worthy was born January 28, 1991 in Victoria, British Columbia.[1] He made his screen debut at the age of 9, guest-starring in Fox's Night Visions (directed by Bill Pullman). At the age of 10, he starred in the three-episode BBC One miniseries I Was a Rat. He has since completed more than 50 different film and TV projects, and has worked in five different countries—Canada, United States, Australia, England, and Singapore. He won two Young Artist Awards for Leading Young Actor in 2004 and 2010,[2][3] while receiving a nomination for Best Performance in a Short Film – Young Actor for When Jesse Was Born in 2006.[4] He also won a Leo Award for Best Performance in a Youth or Children's Program or Series in 2010.[5]

Worthy currently resides in Los Angeles, California,[1] and is cast as a series regular on the Disney Channel series Austin & Ally in which he has written one episode. In 2013, he created, wrote, and executive produced—along with Derek Baynham and Kelly May—the sketch comedy series The Coppertop Flop Show, which was picked up by Disney Channel to air in late 2013.

Worthy stated that when he has free time from filming Austin & Ally, he attends university.[6] He also stated that when he has free time, he enjoys making sketches with friends.[6]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2003 National Lampoon's Thanksgiving Family Reunion Danny Snider Television film
2004 Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed Kid on bike
2005 When Jesse Was Born Danny Ferrell Short film
2006 Dr. Dolittle 3 Tyler Direct-to-video
2006 Deck the Halls Boy on bike Uncredited
2007 Last Mimzy, TheThe Last Mimzy Teenage cyborg
2007 Crossroads: A Story of Forgiveness Kip Television film
2007 Smile Trevor Short film
2007 Second Sight Young Victor Kaufman Television film
2008 Mulligans Felix
2008 Valentines Kyle Short film
2009 Living Out Loud Henry Television film
2009 What Goes Up Blastoff! chorus
2010 Bond of Silence Shane Batesman Television film; uncredited
2010 Daydream Nation Craig
2011 Best Player Zastrow Television film
2011 Odds, TheThe Odds Berry Lipke
2011 Big Year, TheThe Big Year Colin Debs
2013 Rapture-Palooza Clark Lewis
2014 Mostly Ghostly: Have You Met My Ghoulfriend? Colin Doyle
2015 All She Wishes Drake
2015 Blackburn Ryan
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2001 Mysterious Ways Alien/Kid clown Episode: "Do You See What I See?"
2001 Night Visions Prairie boy Episode: "A View Through the Window"
2001 I Was a Rat Roger/Ratty 3 episodes
2002 Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction Randy Episode: "The Mandarin's Bowl"
2003 Out of Order Young Mark Miniseries
2003 Semishigure Young Yonosuke (voice, English version) Miniseries
2004 Days, TheThe Days Keenan 2 episodes
2004 Stargate Atlantis Hunter kid Episode: "Childhood's End"
2005 Reunion Henry Episode: "1989"
2006 Kyle XY Toby Neuworth Episode: "This Is Not a Test"
2006 Psych Malone Breyfogle Episode: "Shawn vs. the Red Phantom"
2007 Psych Shockley Episode: "If You're So Smart, Then Why Are You Dead?"
2008 Supernatural Denny Episode: "Wishful Thinking"
2009 Smallville Garth Ranzz/Lightning Lad Episode: "Legion"
2009 Stormworld Lee 26 episodes
2009 Flashpoint Billy Dresden Episode: "Perfect Storm"
2010 Tower Prep Don Fincher 2 episodes
2010 Caprica Cass Episode: "Blowback"
2011 R. L. Stine's The Haunting Hour: The Series Kelly Episode: "Game Over"
2011 Good Luck Charlie Lewis Episode: "A L.A.R.P. in the Park"
2011 Zeke and Luther Teddy Episode: "Zeke and Lu's New Crew"
2011–present Austin & Ally Dez Main cast
2012 Longmire Zac Nunn Episode: "8 Seconds"
2012 Jessie Dez Episode: "Austin & Jessie & Ally All Star New Year"
2013–14 Coppertop Flop Show, TheThe Coppertop Flop Show Himself 22 episodes
Also writer and executive producer
2014 Some Assembly Required Caden Clark Episode: "Pop Superstar"
2015 Backstrom Joshua Larimer Episode: "Love Is a Rose and You Better Not Pick It"

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result
2004 Young Artist Award Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special – Leading Young Actor National Lampoon's Thanksgiving Family Reunion Won
2006 Young Artist Award Best Performance in a Short Film – Young Actor When Jesse Was Born Nominated
2008 Young Artist Award Best Performance in a TV Series – Recurring Young Actor Psych Nominated
2010 Young Artist Award Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) – Leading Young Actor Stormworld Won
2010 Young Artist Award Best Performance in a TV Series – Guest Starring Young Actor 14 and Over Flashpoint Nominated
2010 Young Artist Award Outstanding Young Ensemble Performers in a TV Series Stormworld Nominated
2010 Leo Award Best Performance in a Youth or Children's Program or Series Stormworld Won

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