Owen Patrick Joyner is an actor. He portrays Crispo Powers on 100 Things to Do Before High School.

Early life

Joyner is originally from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.[1] He was born to Kevin Joyner and Dina Joyner-Gantz (née Blohm), who is of German descent.[2] He has an older sister named Luka[3] and, through his mother's current marriage, two stepsiblings named Hannah and Hayden.[2]


While watching a friend's performance at a theatre, Joyner was encouraged to audition for the theatre's next production by the theatre director. He landed the role and then fell in love with acting.[4]

He starred in more performances and productions, including To Kill a Mockingbird, The Wizard of Oz, and How to Succeed in Business..., at the theatre as well as other places before going to Los Angeles to expand his career.[1] He got a script for 100 Things to Do Before High School, which he thought was funny.[4] He then booked the lead role of Crispo Powers before meeting his agent.[4] The show premiered in 2014 before starting its original run in 2015. Nick declined to renew the series for a second season in 2016.

In May 2017, Joyner was attached to an upcoming Nickelodeon comedy television show tentatively titled Knight Squad. He will portray Arc, a main character. The show will begin production in fall 2017.[5]



Year Title Role Notes
2014–2016 100 Things to Do Before High School Crispo Powers Lead role
2016 It's On! TV movie
2018 Knight Squad Arc Lead role


Year Title Role Notes
2015 The Veil Mountain tribe boy

Personal life

He plays in a band called The Daze.[1]

He previously dated Maeve Tomalty,[6] who plays Bianca on Nickelodeon's Henry Danger.


  • His hobbies include music, drumming, and long-boarding.[7]
  • He likes classic rock music.[7]
  • His résumé lists his special skills as musicals, stage performance, baseball, snowboarding, tennis, hip hop, jazz, drums, modeling, percussion, singing, and fluent in German.[8]
  • His favorite super heroes include the Avengers.[7]
  • It was hard for him to balance acting on the show and school work at first.[4]
  • He would like to go to film school and direct when he's older.[4]


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External links


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 About Owen Joyner
  2. 2.0 2.1 Joyner, Gantz An article posted August 20, 2007. It reads: "Dinah Blohm-Joyner and Ryan Curtis Gantz, both of Norman, have chosen 8 p.m., Sept. 22 as a wedding date. They will be married at a friend’s home in Edmond.
    Parents of the bride-to-be are Gisa Blohm, the late Hasso Blohm and stepmother Brigitte Blohm of Schleswig, Germany. The prospective groom is the son of Roger and Laureene Gantz of Stillwater. The couple will have four children when they blend their families. They are Hannah Gantz, Luka Joyner, Hayden Gantz and Owen Joyner.
    The bride-to-be graduated from Gymnasium Wendenstrasse at Hamburg, Germany, and was a 1999 graduate of the University of Oklahoma graduate school. She attends nursing school at Oklahoma City Community College.
    The prospective groom is a 1987 graduate of Stillwater High School and has been a district supervisor for Oncue Marketing since 1991."
  3. Joyner's instagram
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 Norman teenager Owen Joyner stars as Crispo on '100 Things to Do Before High School'
  5. Nickelodeon Orders Six More ‘Thundermans’ Episodes; Greenlights ‘Knight Squad’ Comedy Series
  6. @maevetomalty_: "happy two months @Owen_Joyner19. missing you. ❤️" A tweet by posted by Maeve Tomalty on April 23, 2016.
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 100 THINGS TO DO BEFORE HIGH SCHOOL: Owen Joyner on new Nickelodeon series – Exclusive Interview
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