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American television and film actor Shawn Christian portrayed the character Josh during Season 1 of the Charmed series.

Quick Facts[]

Full Name: Shawn Patrick Christian
Gender: Male
Birthdate: December 18, 1965
Birthplace: Grand Rapids, Michigan
Hair Color: Sandy Blond/Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Skin Color: White
Spouse: Deborah Quinn
Children: Kameron (son)
Charmed Role: Josh


Born in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Shawn Christian graduated from Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan, moved to Chicago, Illnois and began pursuing an acting career in 1989. In 1996, Shawn married Deborah Quinn and they had one child together, Kameron, in June 2000.


After appearing in various stage productions for improvisational company Improv Olympic and commercials, he became a spokesman for Star Search in 1994, when he also was cast as Mike Kasnoff on 'As the World Turns.

Shawn starred on the show until 1997 as he moved to Los Angeles and landed the role of Josh on Charmed, a role that lasted for several episodes in season one of the series. Since the he has appeared on various television series and made-for-T.V. movies including Summerland, 'CSI: Miami and Ghost Whisperer. He is currently starring on the NBC soap Days of our Lives.

Feature Films[]

  • Secrets Of The Mountain
  • Meet Dave
  • Killer Moves
  • Small Town Saturday Night
  • For Your Consideration
  • Murder in the Hamptons
  • 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover
  • Undercover Christmas
  • Red Skies
  • Tremors III: Back to Perfection
  • Beautiful

Television Series and Movies[]

  • Days of Our Lives
  • Shark
  • Side Order of Life
  • Ghost Whisperer
  • 12 Miles of Bad Road
  • Runaway
  • Las Vegas
  • CSI: Miami
  • Will & Grace
  • CSI: NY
  • Hot Properties
  • Boston Legal
  • Summerland
  • 1-800-Missing
  • Happy Family
  • 10-8 Officers on Duty
  • Coupling
  • Becker
  • Birds of Prey
  • One Life to Live
  • Haunted
  • The Chronicle
  • Friends
  • Spin City
  • Crossing Jordan
  • CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
  • V.I.P.: Valerie Irons Protection
  • Time of Your Life
  • Pensacola: Wings of Gold
  • Beverly Hills, 90210
  • The Love Boat: The Next Wave
  • Charmed
  • Wind on Water
  • Step by Step
  • Team Knight Rider
  • Malcolm & Eddie
  • Ellen
  • Pacific Palisades
  • As the World Turns