Josh Stewart Biography
Joshua Regnall Stewart is an American actor and is better known for his professional name Josh Stewart. He is notably known for the role of Holt McLaren in the television series titled Dirt which is telecasted in the FX television. He was born on the 6th of February in the year 1977. Stewart is also known for the role of Detective William LaMontage, Jr in the television series of Criminal Minds. He also did the character of Brendan Finney which was featured in the final season of The Third Watch which is production of NBC television. He was born in Diana, West Virginia while he went to West Virginia Wesleyan College at the beginning and then later attended West Virginia University. He got his business degree in marketing from the university.
When Josh started his career he first started working at a local theater which was located in Sutton, West Virginia. The theater was named Landmark Theater. Then Stewart later moved to New York City and then studied at the T. Schreiber studios. He then got to be the company member of the 13th Street Repertory Theater. In order to pursue his career he continued to act in the play in the theater of Los Angeles. He did some of his acts in Light Bulb and in Beacon. He did the play alon with other actors like Robert Forster and Brooke Shields. He also did extra in The WB series Dawson’s Creek episode titled “To Green, With Love”. Then in the year of 2003 he also did a cameo for the television show of ABC which was titled Then Came Jones. He had the role of Bill Jenkins. His another character was as Sean Cleary in the CSI episode Bad to the Bone which was telecasted in the year 2004 on the 1st April. In the same year, Stewart did a commercial for the Levi’s 501 original jeans.
Josh made his debut act in the movie industry in 2008 when he did The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. He did the role of Pleasant Curtis who was the crewmate of Benjamin. In the same year he got to feature in another movie titled The Haunting of Molley Hartley. Josh had the role of Mr. Draper playing as the teacher of Mary Hartley’s teacher. Then in the year 2009 he did a horror movie titled The Collector which was also his first featured movie. He had played the part of Arkin where he makes an attempt to rob a house in order to pay off his wife’s debts. Then in the year of 2010 he starred along with Jamie-Lynn Sigler in the movie titled Beneath the Dark. The movie was originally titled Wake which was based and inspired on a novel, The Shining. Stewart also did a cameo in the movie The Dark Knight Rises for the character named Barsad. He also appeared in the internet episodes of The Walking Dead: Cold Storage. The episodes are based on the television series of The Walking Dead. Apart from acting he has also done directing. He finished his directed movie The Hunted where he has himself played in the movie.
Stewart got married to Deanna. The couple gave birth to their first baby and named her Justine Ryan then in the year of 2008, they got their second child who was a male and got his name as Jacob River which was the time during winter of 2010. He got cardiac arrest on 7th of February in the year 2012. His heart had to be shocked and recently he’s got defibrillator in his chest. He has been one of the amazing and aspiring actors in the Hollywood industry.