Born on May 14, 1992, Canadian actor A.J. Saudin began his career as a model for print ads and commercials. He got his start on the small screen at the age of seven, appearing in The Natalie Cole Story and later hosting YTV’s Open Your Ears in Canada. He also had several appearances on shows like Street Time, Kojak and The Line. He later landed the lead role in the short film Aruba, which earned him two nominations for the Young Artists of Hollywood Awards. He then gained fame as Connor on the series Degrassi: The Next Generation and earned the part of Oscar in the 2010 film Vacation with Derek.
A.J. Saudin is also known for his work with various charities. He has traveled to India to help build a school, as well as supported the organization Me to We. He is also involved in raising awareness for epilepsy.
2008-2011: Degrassi: The Next Generation (TV series) - Connor Deslauriers
2010: Vacation with Derek (TV movie) - Oscar
2007-2009: 'Da Kink in My Hair (TV series) - Chris
2007: Friends and Heroes (TV series) - Sollie
2006: Aruba (short) - Milan-Lead
2005: Kojak (TV series) - Otis Raines/Otis Redding
2003: Comfort and Joy (TV movie) - Derek Phillips
2002: Street Time (TV series) - Lewis
2000: Livin' for Love: The Natalie Cole Story (TV movie) - Robbie at 6