Jason Antoon, a Southern California native, graduated from the prestigious acting program at Carnegie Mellon University. His big acting break came in the 2000 Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Contact, for which he received a Drama Desk Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in a Musical. Since then, he has worked on numerous films, from Steven Spielberg’s Minority Report, starring Tom Cruise, to three feature films with Hugh Grant. He recently completed the feature film Nicole with Anna Kendrick.
Antoon has also appeared in such TV shows as Fresh Off the Boat, Shameless, iZombie, Modern Family and Sex and the City, to name a few. In addition, he has written for Comedy Central’s Trip Tank and created and starred in two acclaimed web series, Vamped Out and Bitter Party of 5.
Antoon can be seen playing “Dr. Ken Brickman” in TNT’s Claws and as a recurring guest star in Freeform’s Famous in Love. An accomplished author, Antoon had his first book, The Cursed Frog and Other Modern Fairy Tales, published by Dutch Kills Press in 2015.