Johann Urb was born in Tallinn, the capital city of Estonia, and moved to Finland when he was 10 years old. Raised in a family of talented artists, Johann grew up surrounded by the arts. He made his U.S. series-starring debut in WB’s “THE MOUNTAIN.”
At 17, Johann moved to New York City, where he landed a scholarship to the prestigious Lee Strasberg Institute. He also studied acting with Lesly Kahn, Sandy Marshall and Arthur Mendoza in Los Angeles.
His numerous film credits include the upcoming STRICTLY SEXUAL, ALL IN, TOXIC, THE BANK JOB and a drama that he also produced, PORNSTAR. He has appeared on television shows such as FX’s “DIRT,” Fox’s “‘TIL DEATH,” the CW’s “HIDDEN PALMS” and HBO’s “ENTOURAGE.”