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Who is Josh Swickard? Explore the age, Instagram and wife of A California Christmas actor

A California Christmas has arrived on Netflix but what do we know about lead actor Josh Swickard? Explore his age, Instagram and relationship status.

A California Christmas has arrived on Netflix but what do we know about lead actor Josh Swickard? Explore his age, Instagram and relationship status.

It wouldn’t be Christmas without some cheap and cheerful rom-coms to enjoy.

Netflix hasn’t disappointed with its latest release, A California Christmas which arrived on December 14th.

The film stars Josh Swickard in one of its lead roles but just who is the actor and what do we know about him?

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A California Christmas on Netflix

A California Christmas arrived on Netflix on December 14th, 2020.

The rom-com, which is packed with plenty of dramatic twists, tells the story of charming corporate businessman Joseph as he is sent to try and persuade a woman, Callie, and her family to sell their ranch in the run-up to Christmas.

After a last-minute coffee spill and outfit change, Joseph is mistaken for a new ranch hand and complications arise in his business ambitions when he starts to fall for Callie.

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Josh Swickard in A California Christmas

Josh Swickard takes on the leading role of Joseph in A California Christmas.

He was born on July 4th, 1992 to a pastor father and vocal coach mother in Quincy, Illinois. Josh is the oldest of four children, all three of his siblings being sisters.

Now 28 years old, Swickard broke into the performance industry through modelling in 2010 and made his acting debut several years later in 2015 according to IMDb.

In A California Christmas, Josh actually appears alongside his real-life wife, Lauren Swickard (aka Lorynn York), who takes on the role of Callie.

The couple married on July 6th, 2019 after getting engaged the previous December.

Like most actors, including his wife, Josh Swickard is active on Instagram and currently has a following of 86,000 at the time of writing.

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Josh Swickard: Films and TV

As mentioned, Josh Swickard’s acting debut came in 2015, this came in the Disney Channel comedy Liv and Maddie.

In total, Josh Swickard has appeared in just six acting roles including appearances in K.C. Undercover, Roped and the School of Rock TV series.

However, he is best known for playing Harrison Chase in ABC’s General Hospital, a role he’s held since 2018.

A California Christmas is available to stream now on Netflix after releasing on December 14th, 2020.

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