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Fast Facts

  • Began acting in local Atlanta theater productions at the age of 8.
  • Awarded Best Performance in a TV Drama Series, Supporting Young Actor, at the 21st Annual Young Artists Awards for his first series regular role, Colliar Sims on Lifetime's Any Day Now.
  • Won the Burbank International Children's Film Festival's Best Actor in a Feature Film award for his movie debut in 1999 drama The First of May.
  • Was slated to star alongside Laguna Beach's Kristin Cavallari in Fox Atomic's remake of Revenge of the Nerds (1984), but the studio canceled the project, mid-filming, in 2006.
  • Is not a fan of horror films, but has appeared in several, including TV movies Firestarter 2: Rekindled (2002) and Salem's Lot (2004) and 2006 big-screen outings Mortuary and The Hills Have Eyes.

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  • Birth Name: Daniel Byrd
  • Birth Place: Marietta, GA
  • Profession: Actor

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