Apr 18, 2022
By Jordan Chakravarty
Coming up this week on Finding Your Bliss, Bliss expert and Life Coach Judy Librach is joined by Jake Epstein, a Toronto based actor, singer and writer. Along with his many starring roles both on and off Broadway, he has appeared in over 40 TV shows and films. Of these, he is best known for his roles in Degrassi, Designated Survivor, and Suits. Coming soon, he will appear in the new seasons of Umbrella Academy and Hardy Boys. Right now he is starring in a one-man show with Mirvish Productions called “Boy Falls from the Sky.”
Jake Epstein originated the role of Gerry Goffin on Broadway in the Tony-nominated hit BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, and survived a year as Spider-Man in SPIDER-MAN: TURN OFF THE DARK. On tour, he has performed in most major theatres across the U.S., starring in the Tony-winning hit SPRING AWAKENING (Melchior) as well as Green Day’s AMERICAN IDIOT (Will).
Off-Broadway, he starred in the New York Times critics pick STRAIGHT. Selected regional credits include BILLY ELLIOT (Mirvish), THEREFORE CHOOSE LIFE (Harold Green Jewish Theatre, Broadway World Award), DOG SEES GOD (Michael Rubinoff), two Ross Petty Pantos, and the world premiere of Ken Ludwig’s DEAR JACK, DEAR LOUISE (Arena Stages in Washington D.C.). He has appeared in over 40 TV shows and films, but is best known for Degrassi, for which he won a Gemini Award, Designated Survivor (ABC and Netflix) and Suits (USA Network and Netflix). In his upcoming projects, Jake will appear in the newest seasons of Umbrella Academy (Netflix) and Hardy Boys (Netflix and Disney+).
And make sure to check out his one-man show, “Boy Falls from the Sky,” produced by Mirvish Productions.
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