Jake Wells is an actor and writer. Catch him on the upcoming season of POWER on Starz, and season 7 of RAY DONOVAN on Showtime.
He can be seen in the short film HIGHLY RECOMMENDED, an official selection at the NY Shorts International Film Festival. He will pump gas later this year in THE IRISHMAN. Jake has guest-starred on EVERYBODY HATES CHRIS, ICARLY, and appeared in THE POST, THE TICK, and the original series “10,000 HOURS.”
A founding member of the sketch trio Blizzard of ’96, Jake has performed live comedy throughout NYC at The PIT, UCB, The Annoyance, The Stand, The Producer’s Club, and General Assembly. He has appeared in commercials for Walmart, Heineken, and spec content for Station Films.
Jake studied at South Coast Repertory. OCC Repertory, Brooklyn College, APA, and UCB. As a writer, Jake has contributed for The Onion, Funny or Die, Above Average, and is currently pitching the joke book “The Official Roast of the 116th Congress.”
“HIGHLY RECOMMENDED” - Selected for the New York Shorts International Film Fest