After studying Psychology at the University of Oxford, Turner moved to San Francisco where he worked for Google for five years. During that time, he enrolled in a local acting class and became addicted to the craft. The
Since moving to Los Angeles in 2012, Turner has worked in TV, film and commercials. His first movie was The 10 Year Plan. He also starred opposite his “One Winter Weekend” co-star Taylor Cole in the Hallmark Channel original movie “My Summer Prince” and appeared on “Stitchers” (Freeform) for two seasons as the mysterious bad guy Liam Granger. Turner played J.R.R Tolkien on “D.C Legends of Tomorrow,” the first time the writer has been played on TV. Last year he starred in Lifetime’s “The Landlord,” and he has two movies currently in post-production: Red Devil and the remake of Nosferatu.
Turner loves music and has played guitar and keyboard since childhood. He is an avid athlete who loves the outdoors, which is fortunate because he also has a decidedly weak spot for coffee and cake.
Follow him on instagram @jaxonturner.