Dez Wade is a 19-year old aspiring director filmmaker. He is Austin's best friend and the one who made his video that made him an overnight internet sensation. His videos often does good to Austin's career and also helps them in times of trouble.
Dez is a funny, random, and quirky guy. He is Austin’s best friend and he also directs Austin's music videos. His weird habit of pulling anything and everything out of his backpack (like a ham or a turtle) amuses his friends. He sometimes tend to be childish, but in the same way has a smart side, especially in art. He reveals his talents later in the series.