Justin Long is an American comic Actor. His full name is Justin Jacob Long.
Justin was born on 2 June 1978 in Fairfield in Connecticut in U.S.A. The father of Justin, Raymond James Long, was a professor at the Fairfield University. His mother was a former stage actress named Wendy Lesniak. Justin was brought up in a conventional Roman Catholic Family. Justin went to Preparatory School of Fairfield College and then to Vassar College.
During his college, Justin got actively involved in the sketch comedy group and took part in various plays like ‘Butterflies are Free’. Justin has an elder brother named Damian, who is also into acting and does theatre along with teaching at the Weston High School.
Justin started acting in movies predominantly opting for comic roles. He had appeared in movies like ‘Jeepers Creepers’ playing the role of “Darry Jenner”, in ‘DodgeBall: A True Underdog Story’ playing “Justin Redman” and also as “Matt Farrell” for the movie ‘Live Free or Die Hard’. Apart from movies, Justin has also acted in various television series like ‘Ed’ that aired during the period 2000 to 2004, in which he played the character of ‘Warren Cheswick’ as a socially anxious person. He has even lent his voice to Alvin, from the ‘Alvin and the Chipmunks’ kids series and also for the character of Humphrey in ‘Alpha and Omega’. Justin became famous for his appearance as Mac in Apple’s “Get a Mac” advertisement campaign.
Justin continued to play supporting characters in various comedy films like ‘Zack and Miri Make a Porno’ in the year 2008, in ‘He’s just not that into you’ in the year 2009 and ‘going the Distance’ in the year 2010.
Justin was dating actress
from the mid of the year 2013, but they broke up in the year 2015.