Joey Lawrence is one of the most sought after actors in the entertainment business today. With a career spanning over 25 years in film, television and music, Lawrence has been in the public eye since he was six. He rose to pop-culture fame as a teenager on the ‘90s hit television series, Blossom, where his character, Joey Russo, stole the hearts of teenage girls around the globe and helped usher in a flannel-grunge fashion craze.
Today Lawrence can be seen starring on the hit ABC Family series Melissa & Joey, with Melissa Joan Hart. After successful first and second seasons, which appealed to over 2 million viewers, Season 3 is set to return this May. In addition to starring on the show, Lawrence also holds executive producer credits and directed an episode for Season 2.
Aside from acting, Lawrence has also made his mark in on the business side of the industry, producing and directing projects over the years. He owns and runs a full service production company, JL VERITAS, with a development slate for both scripted and non-scripted shows. The company currently produces Melissa & Joey for ABC Family. In addition to Melissa & Joey, Lawrence recently sold a script to Disney with the producers of Wedding Crashers entitled Mr. Everything, which he will co-produce and star in, and he also recently sold a project to Nickelodeon.