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Biography

Joseph was born a filmmaker and musician. After high school, Joseph went to New York to study music business under successful professionals of the music industry. For years he toured the country as singer/songwriter, performing at The House Of Blues, Hard Rock and other huge venues and festivals like The New Orleans Voodoo Music Festival(2008) and SXSW (2016). Joseph played lead roles in indie films before he finally moved to Hollywood in 2011 where he met Don Barris of Jimmy Kimmel Live and became a part of his weekly Improv comedy show, The Ding Dong Show at The World Famous Comedy Store on Sunset Blvd. In 2012, Joseph returned to his hometown, Baton Rouge, Louisiana. At this time, Louisiana was quickly becoming the leading state for major motion picture production. It didn't take long for him to catch up, landing his first major motion picture role in Hot Pursuit with Reese Witherspoon and Sofia Vergara. Once his character had made it to multiple trailers for the film, it was apparent that this was the career he had be born for.

In the same year, he worked on various TV shows and Films, learning all he could about the industry and work ethic of professional filmmakers.

From a season long character on American Horror Story: Freak Show, to a Co-Star Role on Vice Principals with Danny McBride and Walton Goggins, Joe stayed busy all year 2014 - 2015, ending the year with his first Lead Role on Television as Eric Cordon in Sony and The Asylum's "#FollowFriday" which premieres on Syfy Sept 15th 2016.

We've only seen the beginning of this young star's career and he's off to a great start!