Connor Jessup Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Connor Jessup Quick Info
Height5 ft 11 in
Weight72 kg
Date of BirthJune 23, 1994
Zodiac SignCancer
Hair ColorLight Brown

Connor Jessup is a Canadian actor, writer, director, producer, and voiceover artist who is known for having been cast as Simon Atherton in the Australian-Canadian children’s television series The Saddle Club, Ben Mason in the TNT post-apocalyptic science fiction series Falling Skies, Tyler Locke in the Netflix supernatural horror drama series Locke & Key, Sean Randall in the drama film Blackbird, Taylor Blaine and Coy Henson in the ABC anthology series American Crime, Ronnie in the American thriller film Strange But True, and Oscar Madly in the drama film Closet Monster. As a director, he has worked on projects like 30/30 Vision: 3 Decades of Strand ReleasingBoyA.W. A Portrait of Apichatpong WeerasethakulI Don’t Hurt Anymore!, and Little Coffins.

Born Name

Connor William Jessup

Nick Name

Connor

Connor Jessup as seen while taking a selfie in December 2020
Connor Jessup as seen while taking a selfie in December 2020 (Connor Jessup / Instagram)

Sun Sign

Cancer

Born Place

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Residence

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Nationality

Canadian

 

Occupation

Actor, Writer, Director, Producer, Voiceover Artist

Family

  • Others – Lorne Alexander Thurston (Maternal Grandfather), Edith Olga Mayer (Maternal Grandmother)

Manager

Connor Jessup has been signed with –

  • Anonymous Content, Talent Management Company, Culver City, California, United States
  • Gary Goddard Agency Ltd., Talent Agency, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Build

Slim

Connor Jessup and Darby Stanchfield in an Instagram post in January 2020
Connor Jessup and Darby Stanchfield in an Instagram post in January 2020 (Connor Jessup / Instagram)

Height

5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm

Weight

72 kg or 158.5 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Connor Jessup has dated –

  1. Miles Heizer (2018-Present) – He started going out with American actor Miles Heizer in the year 2018.

Race / Ethnicity

White

Connor Jessup is of English, German, and Scottish descent.

Hair Color

Light Brown

Eye Color

Green

Sexual Orientation

Gay

He came out publicly in a post on Instagram in June 2019.

Distinctive Features

  • A beauty spot between his eyebrows
  • Charming appearance
Connor Jessup pictured on the set of 'Falling Skies' in 2013
Connor Jessup pictured on the set of ‘Falling Skies’ in 2013 (sean.koo / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Connor Jessup Facts

  1. He provided vocals to the character of Ben Mason in the video game titled Falling Skies the Game in 2014.
  2. Connor Jessup’s performance as Ben Mason in Falling Skies got him nominated for a Saturn Award for “Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Television Series” and a Young Artist Award for “Best Younger Supporting Actor in a Television Series”.
  3. Alongside Kacey Rohl, he co-starred as Owen in the 2019 drama film, White Lie.
  4. He appeared as Ronnie Chase in the 2019 film, Strange but True, in which he co-starred alongside the likes of Nick Robinson, Margaret Qualley, and Greg Kinnear.
  5. In 2020, Connor Jessup started to co-star as Tyler Locke, the oldest son of the Locke family, in the American supernatural series, Locke & Key.
  6. He has a deep fascination for Japanese film and culture.
  7. Connor Jessup has stated that he is influenced by East Asian cinema, including directors Hirokazu Kore-eda, Edward Yang, Yasujirō Ozu, Hayao Miyazaki, Isao Takahata, and Apichatpong Weerasethakul.
  8. He also admires directors Abbas Kiarostami, Andrew Haigh, and Ira Sachs.

Featured Image by Connor Jessup / Instagram

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