Mazouz at WonderCon 2017
February 19, 2001 |
Los Angeles, California
David Mazouz (/ /; born February 19, 2001) is an American actor. An early role of his was that of the young autistic Jacob "Jake" Bohm in the TV series Touch. He portrays a young Bruce Wayne in Fox's TV series Gotham, based on the DC Comics alter ego of the superhero Batman.
David Mazouz was born in Los Angeles, California, to Rachel, a psychotherapist, and Michael Mazouz, a physician. He has a sister, Rebecca. Mazouz and his family are Sabbath-observing, Kosher-keeping, observant Jews, of Sephardi descent. He has been a student at Shalhevet High School since 2015 and appeared in a music video promoting the school.
Mazouz started his career in commercials with Kiefer Sutherland at age eight. In 2012, He again co- starred with Sutherland when he landed the role of mute Jacob "Jake" Bohm in the TV series Touch. Mazouz has acted in several television series including: Mike & Molly, Gotham, The Office, and Criminal Minds. He has also appeared in the ABC show Private Practice as the adopted brother of Betsy.
|2011||Coming & Going||Timmy|
|2014||The Games Maker||Ivan Drago|
|2016||The Darkness||Michael Taylor|
|2010||Amish Grace||Andy Roberts||TV film|
|Mike & Molly||Randy||Episode: "After the Lovin'"|
|2011||Private Practice||Marshall Rakoff||Episode: "God Bless the Child"|
|Criminal Minds||Ryan Hall||Episode: "The Bittersweet Science"|
|The Office||Bert California||Episode: "Spooked"|
|2012–2013||Touch||Jacob "Jake" Bohm||Main cast|
|2013||Major Crimes||Steve||Episode: "All In"|
|Dear Dumb Diary||Hudson Rivers||TV film|
|2014||Drop Dead Diva||Ryan Hatcher||Episode: "Life & Death"|
|2014–present||Gotham||Bruce Wayne / 514A||Main Cast|
|2017||Dear Dumb Diary 2 : We h8t school||Hudson Rivers||TV film; upcoming|
|2013||Young Artist Award||Best Performance in a TV Series - Leading Young Actor||Touch||Nominated|||
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Because Feb. 19 is the actor’s birthday and Batman’s birthday, Mazouz suggested during a recent Dallas Comicon Fan Days appearance that perhaps folks should send him double presents. Mazouz is 15.
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