A brand new futuristic sci-fi series just landed on Amazon Prime and as soon as you check it out, you'll want to know more about Canadian Upload star Robbie Amell. He's been in the acting industry since the early 2000s and has starred in so many of your favourite shows and movies.\nAmell stars as Nathan Brown, a man who has a near-death experience and is offered the opportunity to "upload" his consciousness into a computerized afterlife in order to become immortal.\nThe series is set in a futuristic world where technology allows something like that to happen, providing some big Black Mirror vibes. It can also be equated to The Good Place, since characters are aware they're living in the afterlife where everything can be controlled and perfected.\nAmell stars opposite Andy Allo, Allegra Edwards, Zainab Johnson, and Kevin Bigley.\nThe brand new series is already impressing audiences with a 94% Google rating and 97% audience score on Rotten Tomatoes.\nPlus, it was filmed entirely in Vancouver, BC, adding to the Canadian pride that Amell offers.\nHere are 8 facts to know about the Upload star.\nHe Was Born & Raised In Toronto\nView this post on Instagram One of my favorite things is when someone says I’m becoming my father. A post shared by Robbie Amell (@robbieamell) on Jun 17, 2018 at 5:10pm PDT\nAmell was born on April 21, 1988, in Toronto, making him 32-years-old. His parents, Jo Burden and Rob Amell, both work in custom jewelry, per IMDb.\nHe Started Acting At 6 Years Old\nView this post on Instagram #tbt HAAAAAAAYYYYYY! A post shared by Robbie Amell (@robbieamell) on Aug 30, 2018 at 9:35am PDT\nFamous Birthdays claims that the Upload star landed his first TV commercial when he was six years old, and acted in school plays at 16. IMDb claims that his first on-screen role was in Cheaper by the Dozen 2 in 2002 where he played Daniel Murtaugh.\nHe's Three Different Ages Throughout Upload Episodes\nView this post on Instagram Behind the scenes from my new show Upload - streaming on Amazon Prime Video everywhere May 1 A post shared by Robbie Amell (@robbieamell) on Apr 29, 2020 at 12:45pm PDT\nAmell's first audition for Upload was in October 2017 and the pilot was shot in the following January, per The Canadian Press. After that, filming went on for a span of years.\nThe Canadian Press claims that in a recent interview, Amell said, "I’m 29 in episode one, I’m 30 in episodes two, three and four, I’m 31 in episodes five through 10 — and I’m 32 when it airs, which is so weird, especially in the TV world."\nHis Original Career Goal Was To Be A Hockey Player\nView this post on Instagram Beautiful Saturday with the course to myself. Amazing week 1 on Upload. Off to Vancouver then back to shoot more Upload. And play more golf. 🏌️ @cobragolf A post shared by Robbie Amell (@robbieamell) on Jan 13, 2018 at 2:43pm PST\nAccording to TV Guide, Amell originally contemplated going into professional hockey which he played in high school. However, his experience in Cheaper by the Dozen 2 made him follow a career path into acting.\nArrow Star Stephen Amell Is His Cousin\nStephen Amell | IMDb\nAlso born and raised in Toronto, 38-year-old Stephen Amell is the first cousin of Robbie. Stephen stars as Oliver Queen aka Green Arrow in the superhero TV series, Arrow. He has also appeared in Private Practice, Supergirl, and The Flash.\nHe Was In Life with Derek\nLife with Derek | IMDb\nA year after his Cheaper by the Dozen 2 role, Amell landed the role of Max in Life with Derek which he played for two years. Max was a quarterback on the high school football team who briefly dated Casey.\nHe's Starred In Some Big Shows & Movies\nView this post on Instagram 🔥MONDAY GIVEAWAY🔥 Same rules as last week. Follow, like, comment and tag your duff... or anyone. I will pick two winners at random tomorrow. Goodluck! A post shared by Robbie Amell (@robbieamell) on Jan 14, 2019 at 5:42pm PST\nWith 51 acting credits on IMDb, Amell has appeared in How I Met Your Mother, Hawaii Five-0, Hot in Cleveland, Modern Family, The Flash, Pretty Little Liars, and The X-Files. As for movies, he starred in The Duff, Picture This, and Scooby-Doo! Curse of the Lake Monster.\nHe's Married\nView this post on Instagram First timers here!! #ivoted A post shared by Robbie Amell (@robbieamell) on Mar 1, 2020 at 4:09pm PST\nFamous Birthdays writes that Amell got engaged to Italia Ricci in 2014 and they married in October 2016. In September 2019, the two had a son named Robert Amell V.\nBorn and raised in Richmond Hill, Ontario, 33-year-old Ricci is an actress and has appeared in Supergirl, Designated Survivor, Chasing Life, and like her husband, an episode of How I Met Your Mother.