Johnny Simmons is set to become one of the most sought after young actors in Hollywood. Hailing from Texas, it did not take long for Simmons to get his first role opposite Steve Carrell in the Universal feature film, EVAN ALMIGHTY. Most recently, Simmons was seen in the Lion's Gate feature film, THE SPIRIT, based on the graphic novel of the same name, and co-starring Samuel L. Jackson, Eva Mendes, and Scarlett Johansson. Simmons was also seen opposite Emma Roberts, Don Cheadle, and Lisa Kudrow in the DreamWorks feature film, HOTEL FOR DOGS. Based on the children's novel of the same name, the film tells a touching story of children who create a home for stray dogs in an abandoned hotel.
Simmons was most recently seen playing the lead role of 'Chip' in Academy Award winner Diablo Cody's follow-up to JUNO, JENNIFER'S BODY. Produced by Academy Award nominee Jason Reitman and directed by Karyn Kusama, the film also starred Megan Fox and Amanda Seyfried.
Simmons was also seen in Edgar Wright's SCOTT PILGRIM VS. THE WORLD. He starred in the character drama, THE GREATEST, opposite Susan Sarandon and Pierce Brosnan, about a family dealing with the loss of a child. The film premiered at Sundance 2009 and was released in Spring 2010.
He currently resides in Los Angeles.