A.J. Saudin is a Canadian actor best known for his starring role as Connor, a teenager with Asperger syndrome, in the teen drama television series Degrassi: The Next Generation.
Saudin comes from a family of entertainers as both of his sisters are actors. AJ started out at a young age, doing commercials and print work - then playing opposite Natalie Cole as her son in The Natalie Cole Story when he was 7.
He also hosted 13 episodes of the music show Open Your Ears on YTV. AJ was nominated for "Best Performance in a TV Series" (recurring young actor 14 and over) at the 31st Annual Young Artist Awards.
AJ was also nominated for a "Marty Award" which is given out for achievement in the arts by the Community of Mississauga.
In 2010, AJ traveled to India to build a school with the organization "Free The Children". A documentary of the trip was made for MuchMusic in Canada.