Justin Randell Brooke was born in Fort Walton Beach, Florida. His acting debut came early, when he landed the role of Ebenezer Scrooge in a 4th grade class production of A Christmas Carol.
After graduating from Florida State University (with a degree in Poetry), he moved to Atlanta, Georgia, where he began his artistic career as guitarist and songwriter for the rock 'n' roll band Howlies.
In 2008, Howlies inked a record deal with NYC label Over/Under and flew to the California desert to record their debut, 'Trippin' with Howlies'.
Howlies spent the next 4 years touring on the strength of 'Trippin' with Howlies', and their 2010 follow-up, 'Stunned'.
When Howlies disbanded in 2011, Justin was drawn back into the acting world and jumped head-first into Atlanta's growing film industry.
Justin began his film career in earnest, as a stand-in on AMC's The Walking Dead (2010).
Stand-in work turned out to be a golden opportunity for Justin, affording him the chance to learn film productio