Justin Pierce Biography
(Actor and Skateboarder Known for His Roles in the Films: ‘Kids’ and ‘Next Friday’)
Birthday: March 21, 1975 (Aries)
Born In: London, England
Justin Charles Pierce was a British actor and a former member of the original Zoo York skateboard team. He was featured in multiple skateboarding videos, including a promotional video for Supreme New York group. He was also featured in the Zoo York ‘mixtape’ video in his short-lived career. Pierce appeared in the popular independent coming-of-age film ‘Kids’ in 1995, for which he received an Independent Spirit Award in the Best Debut Performance category. He had also appeared in other films like ‘A Brother's Kiss’, ‘Next Friday’, and ‘King of the Jungle’. Justin Pierce’s personal life was a troubled one. His parents divorced when he was young and following their breakup, he fell into bad company and took to petty crimes. Even though he eventually managed to venture into the entertainment industry and was on the way to rebuilding his life, he continued to be haunted by his troubled past. He committed suicide when he was just 25 years old.