Austin Amelio

Austin Amelio is an American actor and skateboarder best known for his roles on The Walking Dead, Fear the Walking Dead and Everybody Wants Some!!.

Early life and career

Born on April 28, 1988 in Austin, Texas, Amelio began his career in array of short films. His most notable roles are Dwight on The Walking Dead and Nesbit in Everybody Wants Some!!.

Skateboarding background

Amelio was an avid skateboarder, filming a part in and around Austin, Texas, for The Devil's Toy. He was sponsored by No Comply Skate Shop and briefly received free product from Osiris shoes as a flow-sponsored rider. Amelio at one point solicited sponsorship from Karl Watson's Organica brand, also receiving a free deck and some lasting advice from the senior Bay Area skateboarder. In April 2017, Amelio appeared on The Nine Club skateboarding podcast hosted by Chris Roberts, Roger Bagley, and Kelly Hart. He was previously interviewed by Transworld Skateboarding.