Jake Wells is an actor and writer based out of Brooklyn, NY.
Check him out on the upcoming season of POWER on Starz. He recently wrote/starred/produced the short film HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. He has appeared on Nickelodeon, CBS, Amazon, LA/NY commercials, The Post, The Irishman, and in 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, out-of-town festivals, bar-basements, and by the Shake Shack line at Madison Square Park.
Jake studied at South Coast Repertory under Hal Landon, Jr and Karen Hensel; and at OCC Repertory and Brooklyn College. He studied advanced improvisation at UCB and serves on the Kings County Democratic Committee, ED 76.
As a writer, Jake has contributed for The Onion, Funny or Die, and Above Average, The Rage Report, News Makeup, and other really bad, just-put-them-out-of-their-misery satire sites. He is current pitching the joke book “The Official Roast of the 116th Congress.”