A classically trained actor with extensive theatre credits, Justin Gordon grew up in the small Sierra Nevada town of Posey, CA. originally Intending to study archaeology at university, Justin fell in love with the theatre while at Cal State University, Bakersfield, Justin switched his focus to acting at the age of 21, where he went on to receive his actor training from Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre in London, England, followed by graduate studies at The University of Illinois, where he received his M.F.A.
His break-out role was in Mike Flanagan’s critically acclaimed horror film, “Absentia,” in which he played the skeptical, by-the-book detective Peter Lonergan. The film was produced by FallBack Plan Productions, in which Justin develops features with his partners Morgan Peter Brown and Joe Wicker.
An avid hiker and backpacker, Justin resides in Santa Monica, CA.