Itâ€™s not just female supermodels that crossover to Hollywood success, former Calvin Klein poser Justin Chambers has transitioned from smoldering in ads and billboards to heating up the small screen on ABCâ€™s medical drama Greyâ€™s Anatomy. Born on July 11, 1970, in Springfield, Ohio, Justin was discovered by a modeling scout while in Paris and worked throughout Europe, Japan and the United States for Armani, Dolce & Gabbana and others. Justin moved to New York to study acting, and his model good looks snagged him television exposure in a 1994 video for the Dave Matthewâ€™s Band song â€˜Ants Marching.â€™
In 1995, Justin landed a four-month gig on daytime soap Another World, which led to appearances on New York Undercover and Cold Case. The big screen beckoned, and Justin made debuted in Barry Levinsonâ€™s 1999 drama Liberty Heights, and roles in The Musketeer, Hysterical Blindness and The Zodiac followed. Justinâ€™s highest profile film appearance was in 2001â€™s The Wedding Planner with Jennifer Lopez and Matthew McConaughey.
In 2005, Justin joined the cast of the ABC series Greyâ€™s Anatomy, playing Dr. Alex Karev. This handsome actor manages to stand out in a TV hospital with McSteamy and McDreamy, which is really saying something.