Stephen Amell (born May 8, 1981) is a Canadian actor. He is known for his role on the television series Rent-a-Goalie, as well as his work co-starring opposite Shirley MacLaine and Mischa Barton in the feature length motion picture Closing the Ring. And also don't forget his lovely younger cousin Robbie Amell.
Stephen Amell also played Adam in the first season of the television series Dante's Cove; he was replaced in the second season by Jon Fleming. He had recurring roles in the TV Series Da Kink In My Hair and Heartland. Stephen, credited as 'Steve Amell,' appeared in three episodes of the fourth season of Queer as Folk as the Liberty Ride spinning instructor.
On December 3rd 2010 Stephen Amell joined the cast of The Vampire Diaries as werewolf 'Brady' for season 2. In January 2012, Amell was cast as the titular character in the The CW pilot Arrow, a re-imaging of the comic-book character The Green Arrow.