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Justin Bartha Biography

Birth Name:
Justin Lee Bartha
Birth Place:
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

Fast Facts

  • Wanted to be a sports star growing up, but turned to acting after breaking wrist playing tennis
  • Began acting in theater at age 15
  • Wrote, produced and starred in a failed MTV pilot titled The Dustin and Justin Show, which lampooned entertainment-magazine shows
  • Wrote, directed and produced a 2003 short titled Highs and Lows
  • Made big-screen debut in 2003's much-reviled Gigli, playing a mentally challenged brother of a federal prosecutor
  • Played the missing groom in 2009's The Hangover
  • Made his Broadway debut in Lend Me a Tenor in 2010, which was directed by Stanley Tucci and also starred Anthony LaPaglia and Tony Shalhoub