A versatile and talented entertainer, Josh Blaylock boasts of a lucrative career that spans over a decade. The actor and photographer who has a special love for the camera not only has impressive credits on both TV and film but also in a multi-award-winning hit game. Besides his professional achievements, Blaylock also became a fan favorite following his offscreen romance with his Video Game High School co-star. Though Blaylock and Braddy are no longer an item, the former cute celebrity couple’s relationship has remained a matter of interest to many. These interesting facts about Johanna Braddy’s ex-husband are worthy of note.
Josh Blaylock’s Bio
Josh Blaylock is a Texan native, born on March 29, 1990. While his parents’ identity has not been disclosed, the actor is not an only child but the younger of two sons in his family. However, not much is known about his older brother Lucas. Blaylock was raised in his hometown, although there are no official records of his educational background. As soon as he officially became an adult, the actor who always had interests in the entertainment industry later relocated to Los Angeles in search of greener pastures. Josh Blaylock has been on the entertainment scene for more than a decade.
He made his acting debut on the big screen in the 2004 short film Crossing the Trinity. His outstanding performance in the movie opened the door for subsequent roles. Two years later, Blaylock landed another lucrative role in the TV film Not Like Everyone Else. The actor had his first breakthrough in 2007 when he featured in the multi-award-winning film No Country for Old Men. His other subsequent movie roles include Love at First Hiccup (2009), Shit Year (2010), Carnal Innocence and Firelight, both released in 2011, 16-Love (2012) and Dean Slater: Resident Advisor (2013).
Josh Blaylock also has impressive TV credits. Notably, he featured in three episodes of The Bernie Mac Show (2005 – 2006), Numbers (2008), Bones and American Experience both in 2009, Warehouse 13 (2013), and The realms of Labyrinth (2014). More recently, Blaylock appeared in eight episodes of The Long Road Home (2017). He has also featured in some web series such as Conan Intern Diaries (2012), Video Game High School (2012 – 2014), and RocketJump: The Show (2016).
As a voice actor, Blaylock has lent his voice as Jack Marston in the 2010 game Red Dead Redemption. In addition to his acting career, Josh who has a special love for the camera also earns a living as a photographer. It is worthy to note that the actor/photographer once made it to an edition of a Texan community magazine called Allen Image.
Josh Blaylock’s Wife, Divorce
Josh Blaylock was once happily married to Johanna Braddy. The Video Game High School co-stars reportedly first crossed paths on the set of the web series early in 2012 and quickly established a romantic bond. A few months later, they stepped things up a notch by tying the knot in November 2012. Blaylock and Braddy were presumed to be a perfect match while their relationship lasted. However, after living together as man and wife for about two years, the pair went their separate ways in 2014, but the divorce was finalized early in 2015.
Blaylock and Braddy broke many hearts when the actress confirmed their split on social media. The reason for their breakup has not been disclosed as none of them have publicly addressed the issue. But, there are unconfirmed reports that the actors’ split was connected to infidelity on Johanna’s part. The marriage was a first for both parties and it did not produce any kids.
Josh Blaylock has not been linked to anyone else following his separation from Braddy. It is uncertain if the actor is open to finding love again in the near future. For now, he is presumed to be solely focused on his profession and getting to the peak of his career. On the other hand, his ex-wife Johanna Braddy has since moved on to another colleague Freddie Stroma. The actors dated for a while before taking their relationship to the next level with an engagement in 2016. Braddy and Stroma who eventually exchanged marital vows a few months later in December 2016 are still going strong.
A Georgian native, Josh Blaylock’s ex-wife is better recognized from the Video Game High School web series. She also has other popular screen credits both on TV and film. Some of her notable works include minor and lead roles in The Grudge 3 and Hurt both released in 2009. Others are 2010’s Easy A, The Levenger Tapes and Paranormal Activity 3 both in 2011 as well as the ABC series Quantico.
Other Facts About Johanna Braddy’s Ex-Husband
1. Josh Blaylock is younger than his ex-wife. The actor was born in March 1990 while the actress was born in August 1987, a testament to their three-year age gap.
2. Blaylock is perhaps considered a relatively fresh-to-screen face but he has achieved impressive feats in the course of his entertainment career. Interestingly, in addition to the multiple awards the Red Dead Redemption game has bagged, the actor personally earned himself an award for Best Voice Acting in GameSpot Best of 2010.