Connor Jessup is a Canadian television actor, writer, and filmmaker. He is best recognized for his main role in the television series Falling Skies (2011–2015), American Crime (2016–2017), and Locke & Key (2020). Furthermore, he has worked in several films including Little Coffins (2014), Closet Monster (2015), Strange But True (2019), and White Lie (2019).
Additionally, he had directed a documentary profile of Thai filmmaker Apichatpong Weerasethakul for FilmStruck and The Criterion Collection that was released in the spring of 2018. He was also listed in Filmmaker Magazine‘s annual list of the 25 New Faces of Independent Film back in 2016. Wanna know more information on the actor then keep on scrolling over.
Caption: The Canadian actor, Connor Jessup.
Connor Jessup: Bio, Family, Career
The actor was born on 23 June 1994 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Connor William Jessup. He is the son of father Bill Jessup and his mother Brenda Thurston. He has a sibling: brother Liam. Connor has a nationality of Canadian and belongs to white ethnicity, following Christianity. No information on his educational qualifications in the media.
He began acting at the age of 11 as a child actor with an episode of the series The Jon Dore Television Show. Since then he has appeared in several films and series. He had his first main role as Simon Atherton in the third season of The Saddle Club in 2008. In 2011, he featured in the role of Ben Mason in the drama Falling Skies. His role in the series has earned him two nominations in Saturn Award for Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Television Series.
He mostly appeared in the main role in many series and dramas like American Crime and Locke & Key. His films credit Blackbird (2012), Little Coffins (2014), Closet Monster (2015), Strange But True (2019), and Night Flight (2019). He has also produced and directed acting projects in the film industry. It includes I Don’t Hurt Anymore, Amy George, Little Coffins, Lira’s Forest, and the film 30/30 Vision: 3 Decades of Strand Releasing.
Connor Jessup: Personal Life & Partner
Speaking of his love life, he is not single at the moment but not married too. Surprisingly, he made public of being gay in 2018 but had stated that he knew his sexuality at the age of thirteen. However, he hid the facts at the time. Moreover, he has announced his romantic relationship with the actor, Miles Heizer, in February 2020 through his Instagram page. Other than this, there is no information on his involvement in rumors or controversies.
Caption: Connor and partner Miles Heizer.
Connor Jessup: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Coming over to his earning, he has been making a good amount of money from his career as an actor from a young age. Also, he has appeared in ad campaigns and promoting brands. He has an estimated net worth of around $1 million as of now which may have an increase in the coming year. Moreover, it is reported that he makes an average salary of 422k to $319k from his appearance in acting projects.
He is highly active over different social media platforms with verified accounts. He has an Instagram account @connorwjessup with 361k followers. On Twitter, he goes by the handle @connorjessup with 40.1k followers. Also, he has a Facebook account under his name having 18k followers.
Connor Jessup: Body Measurements
The actor has a slim and healthy body that stands to a height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.80 meters and weighs 70 kg. No information on his body measurements of chest, waist, or biceps on the net. He has brown hair color with light green eyes color.