Jake T. Austin
is an American actor and voice actor who began his career as a child actor at the age of seven. Austin is a five-time Young Artist Award
nominee, best known for his role as Max Russo
on the Disney Channel Original Series Wizards of Waverly Place
. He also starred in the Freeform
drama series The Fosters
for the first two seasons before leaving the show.
Outside of Disney, he is well-known for portraying Bruce in the 2009 DreamWorks film, Hotel for Dogs. He also voiced Diego in Season 1-3 of the Nick Jr. series Go Diego Go! and Fernando in the Blue Sky's Rio films.
Jake T. Austin in May 2011.
Jake T. Austin attending the 26th annual Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in March 2013.
Jake T. Austin speaks at The Fosters panel at the 2014 Summer TCA Tour.
Jake T. Austin attending the 2015 Teen Choice Awards.