Joshua Byers was born in San Diego, California, though he spent the majority of his childhood living in Reno, Nevada and Charlotte, North Carolina until he moved to Pocatello, Idaho. Bridger has never performed in a large-scale theatre production, but does have acting experience from performing in numerous one-act shows and receiving first place in the champion division for the Dual Interpretation event at the Whitman Wilcox National High School Speech and Debate Tournament. Currently, Bridger is attending Eastern Oregon University, where he is dual majoring in English and Theatre. After college, Bridger would like to teach speech and debate or theatre at the high school level. During his free time, Bridger enjoys practicing martial arts, immersing himself in music, and socializing with friends.