Justin Chambers

Justin Chambers
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Chambers at the Festival de Monte Carlo in 2014
BornJustin Willman Chambers
(1970-07-11) July 11, 1970 (age 48)
Springfield, Ohio, U.S.
Occupation
  • Actor
  • model
  • singer
Years active1995–present
Spouse(s)
Keisha Chambers (m. 1993)
Children5

Justin Willman Chambers (born July 11, 1970) is an American actor and former model. Born in Ohio, he went to Southeastern High School, South Charleston and later studied acting at New York's HB Studio. Chambers began modeling after being approached by a modeling scout in Paris. He went on to represent fashion brands including Calvin Klein, Armani, and Dolce & Gabbana.

Chambers began his acting career with a recurring role in soap opera Another World, and made his feature film debut with a supporting role in 1999's comedy drama Liberty Heights. His breakthrough role came in 2005 when he was cast as Dr. Alex Karev in the ABC medical drama series Grey's Anatomy. Chambers gained widespread recognition as the series progressed and the character became one of the most popular from the hit series, earning multiple nominations and the 2017 Best TV Network Drama Actor at the People's Choice Awards as well as nominations for the Screen Actors Guild Award.

Early life

Chambers was born in Springfield, Ohio, on July 11, 1970[1] to Pamela Sue (Willman) and John William Eugene Chambers II, who were both deputy sheriffs.[1][2] Chambers was brought up in Springfield and growing up he aspired to be a dentist. He has a fraternal twin brother, Jason; one older brother, John Jr. (Chip); and two older sisters, Mia and Susan. Chambers and his twin brother were hospitalized often as children due to frequent bouts of pneumonia.[3] He attended Southeastern High School in South Charleston, Ohio, and later moved to New York, where he studied for four years at HB Studio and Ron Stetson Studios.[4]

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