Chip Off the Old Long: Getting to Know Justin Long Siblings

justin Long and his siblings, Justin and Christian Long
Infographic with Justin Long and his siblings, Christian Long


Justin Long is a popular actor who has starred in many comedy and horror movies like Jeepers Creepers, Dodgeball, and Drag Me to Hell.

He is also well-known for playing the laidback Mac opposite John Hodgman’s uptight PC in Apple’s “Get a Mac” ads.

But you may not know that Justin has two brothers in the entertainment business as well.

In this article, we will introduce you to Justin Long’s siblings and tell you more about their lives and careers.


James Long, a philosophy and Latin professor, and Wendy Lesniak, a former stage actress, are the parents of Justin Long.

His grandmother had Sicilian roots.

Long was raised with a somewhat conservative Catholic upbringing.

His older brother Damian works as a teacher and local theater performer at Weston High School.

Damian Long: The Teacher and Theater Director

Justin Long‘s older brother Damian has taken a different path from his famous sibling.

Born in 1976, Damian works as a teacher and theater director at Weston High School in Connecticut, where he has taught since 2004.

He acts locally when he’s not in the classroom, starring in plays like The Crucible, The Laramie Project, and The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.

Damian is married to fellow educator Amy, also involved in the theater program, and they have two kids:

  1. Finn
  2. Maeve.

Christian Long: The Actor, Writer, and Producer

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infographic with Four facts about Justin Long’s brother, Christian Long 


Justin‘s younger brother Christian Long, born in 1982, pursued a similar path working in the entertainment industry as an actor, writer, and producer.

He’s appeared alongside his brother in movies like:

The two have collaborated creatively as well, co-writing and co-producing the romcom A Case of You, then later co-writing and co-directing the comedy Lady of the Manor.

Christian co-hosts Justin’s Life is Short podcast, where the brothers interview celebrities and chat about life.

Currently Christian is dating Maggie Carey, a writer and director with credits including Brooklyn Nine-Nine and The To Do List.


Justin Long is not the only talented member of his family. His brothers, Damian and Christian Long, are also successful in their fields and have supported Justin Long throughout his career.

They share a close bond and a sense of humor that is evident in their work and interactions.

Justin Long’s siblings are a testament to the diversity and creativity of his family.

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