Calvin Clausell jr, the youngest of three children, was born in Los Angeles, California and raised in Orange County, California. He is the son of Calvin Clausell Sr. and Sheila Clausell. He discovered his passion for acting shortly after ending his career as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) to pursue it wholeheartedly, studying with well known teachers at Margie Haber studios, Upright Citizens Brigade, etc.