Johann Urb Biography
Birthday: January 24, 1977 (Aquarius)
Born In: Tallinn, Estonia
Johann Urb is an American-Estonian actor, model and producer known mostly for portraying a significant character in the ‘Resident Evil’ film franchise. He moved to New York with his father while he was a teenager and started modelling for several brands and walked the ramp for many designers. He had acting on his mind and he auditioned for several TV shows and movies before landing his breakthrough role in the comedy film ‘Zoolander’, which apparently opened ways for him in Hollywood. Several other big and small projects followed, but exposure was lacking. In order to pay the bills, he agreed to do a small roles such as an episode for ‘CSI: Miami’ and a short film titled ‘Fear of Feathers’. Several smaller roles in films and TV followed and Johann became frustrated with the way his career was progressing. Bigger roles in big budget films such as ‘2012’ and ‘Resident Evil: Retribution’ followed and people started recognizing the talent hidden behind good looks. His biggest claim to fame remains these two mega budget films along with a low budget film called ‘Hottie and the Nottie’. Presently, he has confirmed starring in two romantic comedies that are under production.