Joseph "Joey" Lawrence (born April 20, 1976) is an American actor, singer, and TV host. He is known for his roles in the TV series Gimme a Break!, Blossom, and Melissa & Joey.

Filmography Edit

Year Title Role Notes
1985 Summer Rental Bobby Chester
1988 Pulse David Rockland
1988 Oliver & Company Oliver Voice-only
1994 Radioland Murders Frankie Marshall
1995 A Goofy Movie Chad Voice-only
2000 Urban Legends: Final Cut Graham Manning
2000 Desperate But Not Serious Darby
2001 Do You Wanna Know a Secret? Hank Ford
2001 A Christmas Adventure... From a Book Called Wisely's Tales Wolfpack Leader Voice-only
2002 Trois 2: Pandora's Box Det. Anderson
2006 Rest Stop Officer Michael Deacon
2008 Killer Pad Joey Lawrence
2010 Sinatra Club Louie 'Pipes' Pepitone
2011 Tumor & Gooch Gooch Short film
2011 Hit List Lyle
2013 Havana Heat Agent Sean Franklin Pre-production
Year Title Role Notes
1982 Scamps Sparky TV short
1982 Diff'rent Strokes Joey Episode: "Big Brother"
1982 Silver Spoons Joey Thompson Episode: "The Best Christmas Ever"
1983 Little Shots Pete TV film
1983 Wait till Your Mother Gets Home! Chris Peters TV film
1983-1987 Gimme a Break! Joey Donovan
1984 Young People's Specials Billy Episode: "Umbrella Jack"
1985 ABC Afterschool Special Mattie Episode: "Don't Touch"
1989 Adventures in Babysitting Brad Anderson TV pilot
1990 Blossom Pilot Donnie Russo
1991-1995 Blossom Joey Russo
1991 Chains of Gold Tommy TV film
1993 Olsen Twins Mother's Day Special Singer TV film
1993 Almost Home Jeff Thornton Episode: "Girls and Boy"
1993 Empty Nest Wade Episode: "Aunt Verne Knows Best"
1995 The John Larroquette Show Carly's Brother Episode: "Whipping Post"
1995 Something Wilder J.J. Travis Episode: "Bergman of Alcatraz"
1995 Prince for a Day Ralph Bitondo / Ricky Prince TV film
1995-1997 Brotherly Love Joe Roman
1996 Brothers of the Frontier Ethan Frye TV film
1999 Touched by an Angel Jesse Episode: "Fool for Love"
1999 Horse Sense Michael Woods TV film
1999 Recess Franklin Dudikoff Voice-only
  • Episode: "The Dude"
2001 Jumping Ship Michael Woods TV film
2002 Romantic Comedy 101 Mark Gibson TV film
2002 The Zeta Project Dex Finley Voice-only
  • Episode: "Eye of the Storm"
2002-2003 American Dreams Michael Brooks 11 episodes
2003-2004 Run of the House Kurt Franklin
2004 Love Rules! Michael Warner TV film
2005 Bow Matt TV film
2005 Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber Ferguson TV film
2005-2006 Half & Half Brett Mahoney 9 episodes
2006 Android Apocalypse DeeCee TV film
2007 CSI: NY Clay Dobson 3 episodes
2007 The Emperor's New School Dirk Brock Voice-only
  • Episode: "Emperor's New Musical"
2008 The Emperor's New School Dirk Brock Voice-only
  • Episode: "Kuzcokazooza/Kuzco's Little Secret"
2009 My Fake Fiancé Vince TV film
2010–present Melissa & Joey Joey Longo
2011 The Dog Who Saved Halloween Zeus TV film
2012 Hitched for the Holidays Rob TV film
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