Casey Deidrick Biography
Casey Deidrick born Casey Jon Deidrick is an American actor and heavy metal/rock singer. He is best known for originating the role of Chad DiMera on the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives.
Casey Deidrick Age
Casey Jon Deidrick was born in Santa Clara, California on 25th April 1987.
Casey Deidrick Family
Deidrick was born in Santa Clara, California to Barry Jon Deidrick, an electrician, and Denise Deck, a nurse. His parents divorced when he was 3 years old. At the age of 7 years, his mother relocated to Arizona and he resided with his father in Hollister, California. He later took up skateboarding. Later, he moved to Highlands Ranch, Colorado with his mother, after his freshman year in high school. He has four younger half-siblings; Amy and Jake from his father and stepmother, and two half-sisters, Micayla and Nikole from his mother and stepfather.
In 2004, he competed in the Vans World Amateur Competition. He was also featured in a photo-spread for Transworld Skateboarding. Skateboarding was quite hectic since he was commonly injured, however, one accident left him with a severe concussion; and he decided to give up skateboarding to focus on acting.
He attended Metropolitan State College in Denver for a year where he majored in theater and psychology. He is also the Unclean Vocalist in the heavy metal band called And Still I Rise.
Casey Deidrick Girlfriend
He has been in relationships with Kate Mansi (2012) and Molly Burnett (2009 – 2010). He has then dated Jahan Yousaf from 12th Jun 2013.
Casey Deidrick Height
He has a height of around 193 cm (6’4″)
Casey Deidrick And Kate Mansi
Kate Mansi and Casey Deidrick both appeared in Days of Our Lives (in 1965) together.
Casey Deidrick Career
Before being a professional actor, he had his first experience as an actor in high school when he and a friend auditioned for the school’s production of Carousel with a rock song.
He attended the AMTC (Actors, Models & Talent Competition) Convention in Orlando, Florida, where he met his agent. He made the decision to go into acting at the age of 15 when he saw The Lord of the Rings for the first time.
At the age of 19, he relocated to Los Angeles to pursue his acting career. He found a manager and enrolled in acting classes. He supported himself by working as a waiter and eventually booked guest spots on Wizards of Waverly Place and 90210 before booking Days.
In February 2012, he made a guest appearance on the ABC primetime series Body of Proof, on Glee and NBC’s Revolution. He announced his departure from Days of our Lives on June 20, 2013, on his Twitter account. He last appeared on October 30, 2013.
In September 2014, he was cast in MTV’s thriller series Eye Candy. He got the role of Tommy, a detective, who worked with Lindy (Victoria Justice). In November 2016, he appeared in The Chainsmokers’ music video for the song “All We Know.”
On July 7, 2017, he was cast on the MTV teen drama series Teen Wolf where he portrays Halwyn, a former resident of Eichen House who also happens to be a hundred-year-old Hellhound with mysterious ties to an ancient evil now threatening Beacon Hills in the aftermath of the Ghost Riders and the Wild Hunt.
Casey Deidrick Filmography
He has appeared in films such as;
2009: Settle as Jimmy
2012: I Am Not a Hipster as Steve
2013: Running Up That Hill as Ryan
2018: American Satan as Ohio Bully
: Driven as Colton Donavan
The Tv Shows he has appeared in include:
2009: 90210 as Julian
: Wizards of Waverly Place as Sal
2009–2013: Days of Our Lives as Chad DiMera
2012: Body of Proof as Aaron Lux
2013: Glee as Chip
: Revolution as Teen Miles
2015: Eye Candy as Tommy
2016: Advance & Retreat as Cody Randall
2017: A Midsummer’s Nightmare as Liam
: Teen Wolf as Halwyn
Casey Deidrick Band
He is a member of the heavy metal band called And Still, I Rise as their Unclean Vocalist.
Casey Deidrick Days Of Our Lives
He had the role of Chad DiMera on the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives.