Josh Holloway

Josh Holloway

actor
Josh Holloway was born in Northern California. At an very young age of two, his family moved to Blueridge Mountains of Georgia, where he was raised as the second eldest of four boys.From an early age, Holloway discovered a passion for films. Growing up in a very small town, he was deeply intrigued by the different cultures, lifestyles, places, and people he saw in different films. Holloway developed a love for motion pictures.After one year at the University of Georgia, he packed his bag and left for New York City on a Greyhound Bus. Holloway later pursued a modeling career which took him all over Europe and North America.Holloway’s pursuit of acting took him to Los Angeles where he soon landed his first role in an indie comedy “Moving August” opposite Sarah Wynter and Eddie McClintock. He followed that up with lead roles in several other independent films.Holloway guest starred on several TV Shows such as ‘ CSI’ and Navy ‘NCIS’ before finally landing a starring role in the ABC hit drama ‘Lost’ from ‘Alias’ creator JJ Abrams and co-creator Damon Lindeloff .Audiences will soon see Holloway as he stars in an upcoming Goldcircle/Universal's supernatural thriller ‘Whisper’, premiering in Spring 2006.An outdoorsman at heart, his hobbies includes fishing, sailing, camping, snow boarding, martial arts, motor cross, and guitar playing.Holloway recently wed his longtime love, Yessica. He currently divides his time between Los Angeles and Hawaii, where ‘Lost’ is being filmed.Source: joshholloway.com
I get to actually experience what it would be like to be a psycho, which is not a fun one, or to be a cowboy, or to be a weird character of some sort. For me, it suits me. It suits my personality. I'm an emotional kind of person anyway.More Josh Holloway quotes [08/29/2011 03:08:29]
You get to shoot things, and things blow up, and you're jumping off of buildings. It's insane! And hot girls. And you get to dress cool. And you're in a movie with Tom Cruise, come on! So it's a dream come true. Truly.More Josh Holloway quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Fortunately and unfortunately, people don't see me as a character actor. They see me as a leading man or nothing, which makes it really hard to get work.More Josh Holloway quotes [08/29/2011 03:08:59]
TV tends to try and fit everyone into a TV mold.More Josh Holloway quotes [08/29/2011 04:08:13]
They put their feelers out for all the names and then they'll cast you up to the point a name steps up, and then it doesn't matter how much they love you, there's a certain marketing value on that name, and there you go.More Josh Holloway quotes [08/29/2011 04:08:01]

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