Jake Burbage

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Jake Burbage
Born Jacob Daniel Burbage
(1992-09-27) September 27, 1992 (age 25)
Willingboro, New Jersey, U.S.
Occupation Actor, voice actor, writer
Years active 1999–present

Jake Burbage (born September 27, 1992 in Willingboro, New Jersey) is an American actor who is best known for his role on Grounded for Life as Henry Finnerty.


Burbage played the role of youngest child Henry Finnerty for the first four seasons of Grounded for Life, but left the show at the end of season 4 to move back home to New Jersey. He has also guest starred in Sex and the City and was the voice of Benny in the Nickelodeon series Dora the Explorer.


Year Title Role Notes
1999 On the Q.T. Jari at age 6
Year Title Role Notes
1999 Sex and the City Simon Cobb 1 episode
2001–2004 Grounded for Life Henry Finnerty 78 episodes
2001 Hollywood Squares Himself 2 episodes
2002 The Nightmare Room Kid 2 episodes
2000–2007 Dora the Explorer Benny The Biull 58 episodes
Web series
Year Title Role Notes
2018 Nuke City Cade also writer



Year Title Role Theatre
2006 A Midsummer Night's Dream Bottom
2007 Macbeth Malcolm
2008 Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead Alfred
2009 The Tempest Ferdinand
Serpentine Hill (segment: The Tell-Tale Heart) Adam
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Joseph
2010 Six Characters in Search of an Author The Director
Guys and Dolls Sky Masterson
2012 Romeo & Juliet Mercutio
2013 Cabaret (musical) Cliff Bradshaw The College of New Jersey
2014 Smitten Peter The College of New Jersey
Proof (play) Robert The College of New Jersey
Much Ado About Nothing Borachio Shakespeare '70 Inc.
Romeo & Juliet Romeo The College of New Jersey
2016 Hamlet Laertes Shakespeare '70 Inc.
2017 God of Carnage Michael
Our Town Stage Manager Holmes County Arts
2018 Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead Guildenstern Circle Players


Year Title
2015 Dead American Writers
2016 Five Leaves Left
2017 Someone (A Play About Love & Fucking)


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