|Full Name||Connor William Jessup|
|Filmography||Blackbird,Skating to New York,Little Coffins,Fragments,Boy,Crazyhouse,Closet Monster,Lira's Forest,Strange But True,Disappearance of Clifton Hill,White Lie,Night Flight|
|Date of Birth||June 23,1994|
Connor Jessup is an actor-director from Canada known for playing the role of Ben Mason on TNT science fiction TV series "Falling Skies" from 2011 till 15.
Jessup is also known for playing roles in the ABC anthology series "American Crime" the form year 2016-17.
As said before, Jessup is an experienced actor; He is one of the young talents and an inspiration for many youngsters.
So far, Connor has appeared in an ABC anthology series American Crime and award-winning films like Blackbird and Closest Monster. Recently, he is in talks for appearing appeared in a Netflix Supernatural horror Drama series Locke & Key as Tyler Locke alongside actors like Darby Stanchfield, Sherri Saum, Petrice Jones, and Jackson Robert Scott.
Moreover, Connor has 249k followers on his Official Instagram, as of March 2020, which also makes this handsome actor a social media influencer.
Connor Jessup was born on June 23, 1994, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and is currently 25 years old.
The young talent, Jessup, has so far worked as an actor, writer, and even a director. Connor started acting at the age of 11 as a child actor.
His first ever camera interaction was a lead role in Kid's TV series "The Saddle Club," The actor was also credited for conceptualizing its first plot for its 1st episode.
Connor has also served as executive producer and actor for an independent film "Amy George" released in the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival.
Then, Jessup was cast as a main character in the TNT science fiction series Falling Skies in 2011, where he starred for five seasons.
Jessup also starred on the film Blackbird in 2012, where he played a troubled teen falsely accused of planning a school shooting.
He received positive reviews, and that film won several awards, including Best Canadian First Feature Film Award in 2012 Toronto International Film Festival.
Jessup also starred in the film "Closet Monster" in 2015 and was able to take home the best Canadian Film Award at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival once again.
Jessup then starred in ABC series American Crime as Taylor Blaine in the year 2016.
In the year 2018, he started shooting Locke & Key, a Netflix series as Tyler Locke, a Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez's comic series' adaptation of the same name.
Connor, in many interviews, has stated that he plans to work in the film industry as a director and filmmaker.
On one of his interviews, he said:
directing is where my mind and heart are at the moment.
Then, Jessup starred in a short film Fragments in 2014, and in 2015, his short film Boy, which was written and directed by Jessup, also premiered at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival.
His short film "Lira's Forest" was premiered in the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival.
Then, it was announced that Connor would be directing a documentary profile of Thai Filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul for Film Struck and The Criterion Collection, which was released in the Spring of 2018.
Jessup has also produced the omnibus film 30/30 Vision:3 Decades of Strand, which Released in 2019, and the film included a short film by Ira Sachs, Catherine Breillat, Cindy Sherman, etc.
Jessup then contributed to Night Flight, which was inspired by Book by Antoine de Saint-Exupery.
Connor is a versatile actor-director and earns money as a professional TV actor, writer, and Director.
Jessup's Net Worth is estimated at $14 million earned from his successful acting career. The Canadian Teen star was reportedly paid over $150 thousand per episode of Locke & Key; hence he collected USD 1.5 million from 10 episodes of the streaming sereis released in 2020.
Actor Connor Jessup is and openly gay actor. This information came out publicly when he posted a picture of his partner on his official Instagram in June 2019.
Back in 2019, Jessup confirmed his relationship with 13 Reasons Why actor Miles Heizer back in February 2020.
Jessup said that his relationship with Heizer was one of the main reasons to come out of the closet.
Connor Jessup is a reasonably handsome actor, and as a TV star, he has adequately maintained his body. He is a Gym freak who loves a Balanced diet and prefers healthy living.
So, here are a few stats on our own Locke & Key star's physical attributes; let's take a look:
|DOB||June 23, 1994|
|Profession||Actor, Writer, Director|
|Hair color||Brown Light|
At What age did Connor Jessup start acting?
Connor started acting career when he was 11 years old.
What Is Connor Jessup's estimated net worth?
Connor Jessup's current net worth is around $14 million.
How many followers does Connor Jessup have on his official Instagram?
Connor Jessup, as of 2020 March has 249k followers on his official Instagram.
Who Is Connor Jessup Dating, Currently?
Connor Jessup is an openly gay actor who is currently dating actor Miles Heizer.
When Did Connor Jessup start making movies?
Connor Jessup started making short films back in 2014.