Joseph "Joe" Walker (born February 6, 1987) was born in New York City, New York. He has lived in various locations around the country, including San Fransisco, California, Boston, Massachusetts, Los Angeles, California, and Ann Arbor, Michigan. He currently resides in Los Angeles with his girlfriend and two rabbits. He is a member of Team StarKid.
He is best known for portraying Voldemort in A Very Potter Musical, A Very Potter Sequel, and A Very Potter Senior Year. He also played Dick in Me and My Dick, Dolores Umbridge in A Very Potter Sequel, Commander Up in Starship, Batman and Chilly Willy in Holy Musical B@man!, Young Voldemort/Tom Riddle in A Very Potter Senior Year, Prince Achmed in Twisted: The Untold Story of a Royal Vizier, and Tarkin in ANI: A Parody.
Walker also starred in a YouTube comedy webseries with fellow StarKid, Joey Richter, called Tasty Tests promoting Red Vines, the concept of a running joke during A Very Potter Sequel.
He has also starred in a Mountain Dew commercial, which also features Joe Moses, as well as a feature on an episode of Chicago Fire (Season 2, Episode 10: Not Like This; aired December 10th, 2013).
Joe will be performing as Dur in the upcoming StarKid musical, Firebringer. He is also currently writing a musical, which he hopes will be put up sometime in 2017.
• Joe has cited that his role as Voldemort in A Very Potter Musical "holds a special place in his heart."
• During the livestream rewatch of the show for the 5 year anniversary, Joe stated that, when performing A Very Potter Musical, he thought it was going to be the last musical he ever did, as he thought musical theater was never really "his thing".