Dustin was born in Canada in 1985. Ever since he was a child he loved attention which lead him towards preforming arts. He became interested in acting while attending Ecole Sir John Franklin High School where he preformed in productions of Grease and Saturday Night Fever before he graduated in 2003. After high school he moved to Vancouver, British Columbia. There he started landing small roles on TV shows like Dead Like Me, The Dead Zone, Alice, I Think, Supernatural, and Andromeda. He has also landed a role in the new 90210.