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Luke Edwards

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lucas Daniel "Luke" Edwards (born March 24, 1980) is an American actor. He began taking acting lessons for fun on his mother's suggestion and landed his first television role in 1988 on an ABC Afterschool Special episode. He had roles in the films 'The Wizard, Guilty By Suspicion, Newsies, Mother's Boys, Little Big League, American Pie 2, Jeepers Creepers 2, Debating Robert Lee, Graphic, Turn Me On, Dead Man, and Disarmed. He wrapped up filming Little Odessa in 2009. He has had varied success with television, with guest appearances on Roseanne, 21 Jump Street, Molloy (with Mayim Bialik), Parker Lewis Can't Lose, Not of This World, Davis Rules, Human Target, Strange World, Undressed, Night Visions, Without a Trace, Close to Home, and Privileged. He was also in made-for-television movies I Know My First Name is Steven, The Yarn Princess, The Little Riders, Cheaters, Shadow Realm, and Devil's Run (straight to video). He continues to act professionally, and is set to film Jeepers Creepers 3, due out sometime around 2011. He starred in "'The Wizard'" (1989) with Fred Savage, Beau Bridges, Christian Slater, and Jenny Lewis. Edwards played the role of Jimmy Woods, a young gaming prodigy who could master any game he could play even without having ever played it before. Traumatized by the sudden drowning death of his twin sister that also resulted in a divorce, Jimmy (Edwards) and his brother Corey (Savage) go to California, the only word Jimmy utters for a good portion of the movie. In trying to figure out what exactly "California" means, they embark on a journey and end up entering a video game tournament. Jimmy wins the competition with the game Super Mario Bros. 3, and on the way back he sees "California" - a tourist stop with a dinosaur exhibit that their family stopped into when his twin was still alive. Description above from the Wikipedia article Luke Edwards, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Born:
Mar 24, 1980 In Nevada City, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
25
First Appeared:
In the series 21 Jump Street 1987-04-12
Latest Project:
Movie Jeepers Creepers III 2017-09-26
Known For
Poster of Close to Home
Poster of Without a Trace
Poster of Human Target
Poster of 21 Jump Street
Filmography
Movie Malicious James Harper 2017-06-23
Movie Jeepers Creepers III Jack Taggart Jr. 2017-09-26
Movie The Neighbor Cooper 2016-08-19
Movie Little Paradise Ken 2015-08-29
Movie Night of the Punks Kenny 2010-07-30
Series Close to Home Unknown 2005-09-20
Movie Debating Robert Lee Michael Holland 2004-09-17
Movie Jeepers Creepers 2 Jack Taggart, Jr. 2003-08-08
Movie Shadow Realm Wes 2002-07-27
Series Without a Trace Unknown 2002-09-26
Movie The Maze Wes 2002-09-19
Series Night Visions Unknown 2001-07-12
Movie American Pie 2 High School Guy 2001-08-10
Movie Cheaters Darius Bettus 2000-05-20
Series Undressed Unknown 1999-07-26
Movie Mother's Boys Kes Madigan 1994-03-17
Movie Little Big League Billy Heywood 1994-06-29
Movie Newsies Les Jacobs 1992-04-10
Series Human Target Unknown 1992-07-20
Series Davis Rules Charlie Davis 1991-01-27
Movie Guilty by Suspicion Paulie Merrill 1991-03-15
Series Molloy 1990-07-25
Movie The Wizard Jimmy Woods 1989-12-15
Series Roseanne Unknown 1988-10-18
Series 21 Jump Street Unknown 1987-04-12