Dejan Loyola was born on August 16, 1989 and grew up on Salt Spring Island where he developed a love for stage and screen work. As an attendee of the Gulf Islands Secondary School, he performed in an improv group and also sought out further experience Gulf Island School of Performing Arts. After graduation, Dejan signed up at the Premiere Talent agency and since then, he has been booking roles in television series, films, made-for-television movies, short films and commercials. His television debut was on the pilot episode of the science-fiction themed V with following work in the 2010 fantasy film Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, guest roles on Tower Prep, Fringe, Emily Owens M.D. and the The Tomorrow People, as well as appearances in the television movies H.M.S.: White Coat, Best Player and Grave Halloween.