Casey Cott is an American actor who was born on August 8, 1992, in Michigan but grew up in Chagrin Falls, Ohio. Cott was born into a military family and his father was Rick Cott, a former Air Force pilot, and investment manager. Cott has two siblings, a younger sister and an older brother named Corey Cott. He attended Chagrin Falls High School before graduating and going on to attend Boston University. Cott ultimately decided to transfer to Carnegie Mellon School of Drama so he could pursue a career in acting. He graduated from Carnegie Mellon in 2016. His acting career began with performances in a local Ohio theater where he appeared in productions such as "Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson" and "Romeo and Juliet". In 2016, Cott played Moses in the premiere concert reading of Stephen Schwartz's musical production of "The Prince of Egypt".
Cott starred opposite Shuler Hensley and John Cariani and they performed at the Bay Street Theater in Sag Harbor, New York. Cott's career would change forever when he landed a role on The CW drama television series "Riverdale" on March 12, 2016. Cott still plays Kevin Keller on The CW television drama series "Riverdale" to this day.