On The Phone With Austin Basis Beauty and the Beast
E! Online's "Favorite Funny Guy" and longtime member of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, actor, philanthropist and fan-favorite, Austin Basis stars alongside Kristin Kruek ("Smallville") and Jay Ryan ("Terra Nova") in the People's Choice Award-winning CW series (of "Favorite New TV Drama" and "Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show"), "Beauty & The Beast," premiering for its third season on Thursday, May 21st at 8/7c!
"Beauty & The Beast" follows Catherine Chandler (Kruek), who plays a homicide detective who was saved from death by a superhuman force, and Vincent Keller (Ryan) as a doctor with a very dark side. Basis charms as JT Forbes, the hospitable comic relief and likable confidant of "The Beast" who has been helping Vincent guard his terrible secret.
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Basis has landed roles in some of TV's fan favorite shows like "Curb Your Enthusiasm," "Supernatural," "Law & Order: Criminal Intent," and "NCIS." Basis is best known for his role as MATH" the childhood friend and roommate of Baze (Kristoffer Polaha) in CW's "lifeUNEXPECTED" alongside Shiri Appleby. When not acting, Basis is heavily involved as a Celebrity Ambassador for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, and is on the Celebrity Cabinet for the American Diabetes Foundation. He also enjoys playing baseball and tennis, hiking with his wife and writing poetry.
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