Skylar Astin is a actor known for his roles in the Pitch Perfect films and the television series Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. He has also performed in many theater productions such as Spring Awakening, What We’re Up Against, and God Bless You Mr. Rosewater.
He currently can be seen every Sunday night as Max on the NBC series Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist.
Zoey’s Extraordinary PlaylistMax RichmanSeason OneA young woman discovers she has the ability to hear the innermost thoughts of people around her as songs and musical numbers.
Ghosts of WarEugeneCompletedFollows five battle-hardened American soldiers assigned to hold a French Chateau near the end of World War II. Formerly occupied by the Nazi high command, this unexpected respite quickly descends into madness when they encounter a supernatural enemy far more terrifying than anything seen on the battlefield.
Secret Society of Second Born RoyalsProfessor James Morrowon Disney+ in 2020Sam is a rebellious princess second in line to the throne of the kingdom of Illyria. Just as Sam’s disinterest in the royal way of life is at an all-time high, she is stunned to learn that she has superpowers and belongs to a secret society with a longstanding tradition of covertly keeping the peace throughout the kingdom.
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Skylar Astin was born Skylar Astin Lipstein in New York and grew up in Rockland County, part of the NY Metropolitan Area. He is the son of Meryl and Barry Lipstein, a garment industry executive. Astin has two brothers, Jace and Milan, and a sister, Brielle. He attended Clarkstown High School North. After graduation he attended New York University, as a student in the Tisch School of the Arts. He took a leave of absence to join the original cast of Spring Awakening as Georg on Broadway. He was in the show for close to a year before moving to LA and starting his acting career in movies and TV shows.
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