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Skylar Astin

Actor Skylar Astin can next be seen starring as a lead character in Relativity Media's college comedy 21 and Over. He plays Casey, a college senior who takes his straight-edge best friend out for a 21st birthday that he won't forget. 21 and Over is written by The Hangover writers Jon Lucas and Scott Moore. Astin also provided the voice for Roy in Disney's upcoming animated feature Wreck-It Ralph, which is scheduled for release on November 2, 2012.

Astin previously appeared as John Roberts, co-founder of Woodstock Ventures, in Taking Woodstock. The film depicted the events that happened before, during and after the Woodstock Music Festival in the '60s. In 2008, he starred in the indie comedy and Sundance darling Hamlet 2.

On television, Astin recently made guest appearances on FOX's House M.D., HBO's Girls and NBC's Love Bites.

Astin broke out in 2006 in the role of Georg in the Tony Award-winning play Spring Awakening. A winner of eight Tony Awards, the show tells the story of late 19th-century German students as they navigate through a journey of self-discovery.

A New York native, Astin currently splits his time between New York and Los Angeles.

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Skylar Astin Facts

Birth Name Skylar Astin Lipstein
BirthdaySeptember 23, 1987 (36)
BirthplaceNew York, New York, USA

Selected Filmography

Pitch Perfect 2
Pitch Perfect
Pitch Perfect Aca-Amazing 2-Movie Collection
21 & Over
Pitch Perfect Sing-Along Edition
Hamlet 2
Flock of Dudes
Taking Woodstock
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