|Born||August 25, 1983|
Zosia Mamet (m. 2016)
Evan Jonigkeit (pronounced "John-a-kite", born August 25, 1983) is an American actor known for his roles in X-Men: Days of Future Past, Bone Tomahawk, and Easy. He currently stars as Captain Chesterfield in Discovery Canada's Frontier.
Jonigkeit was raised in Bucks County, Pennsylvania and graduated from Neshaminy High School in 2001. He got accepted into Temple University with a baseball scholarship but after being sidelined with tendonitis, he started pursuing theater. As a young adult, Jonigkiet was employeed doing lawn work.
After working in the theater community in Philadelphia, Jonigkeit was picked up by agency in New York. He got his break by starring in 2011 Broadway play "High" which eventually led him to star in Broadway play "The Snow Geese" alongside Mary-Louise Parker in 2013.
Jonigkeit and his production company, Rooster Films, produced their first short, Mildred & The Dying Parlor that starred Steve Buscemi and Jane Krakowski. In 2017, he produced a live event on Facebook called: Stand For Rights: A Benefit for the ACLU with Tom Hanks which ended up landing him a Primetime Emmy nomination, as well as co-producing the ESPYs.
On October 31, 2017, Jonigkeit Starz drama Sweetbitter based on the novel of the same name. He is set to play Will the backwaiter assigned to train Tess and becomes her first friend; the series will premiere on May 6, 2018.
|2007||Sarah + Dee||Rich Kid||Short|
|2008||Miles to Go||Kirk||Short|
|2014||X-Men: Days of Future Past||Toad|
|2015||Bone Tomahawk||Deputy Nick|
|2016||Whiskey Tango Foxtrot||Lance Corporal Coughlin|
|2016||The Lennon Report||Dr. David Halleran|
|2016||Mildred & The Dying Parlor||Howard||Short|
|2016||Goldbricks in Bloom||Joe|
|2017||Brave New Jersey||Sparky||Phoenix Film Festival Award for Best Ensemble Acting|
|2018||Kate Can't Swim||Mark||Completed; also co-director|
|2007||Mysterious Journeys||Prisoner||Episode: "Prison of Horrors: Eastern State Penitentiary"|
|2010||As the World Turns||Craig's Bellhop||Episode: "#1.13834"|
|2014||The Good Wife||Gus Pawlicky||Episode: "Trust Issues"|
|2016||Broad City||Carl Schiff||Episode: "Philadelphia"|
|2016||Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt||Bob Thomstein||Episode: "Kimmy Drives a Car!"|
|2016–present||Frontier||Captain Chesterfield||Series Regular|
|2016||Mildred & The Dying Parlor||Executive producer||Short|
|2017||Stand For Rights: A Benefit for the ACLU with Tom Hanks||Executive producer||Live special;|
Nominated – Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Creative Achievement in Interactive Media Within an Unscripted Program
|2018||Kate Can't Swim||Executive producer||Completed|
|2018||Be the Ball||Executive producer||Filming; Documentary|
|2011||High||Cody Randall||Booth Theatre|
|2013||The Snow Geese||Duncan Gaesling||Samuel J. Friedman Theatre|
|2013||Really Really||Jimmy||Lucille Lortel Theater|
- Austin, Josh (2013-02-05). "Evan Jonigkeit on 'Really Really,' Baseball, and Getting Naked Onstage". Backstage. Retrieved 2017-04-29.