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Jake Short

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Jake Short
Jake Short (cropped).jpg
Short at the premiere of Ant-Man, July 2015
Born (1997-05-30) May 30, 1997 (age 19)
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States[1]
Occupation Actor
Years active 2007–present
Known for A.N.T. Farm, Mighty Med "Lab Rats: Elite Force"
Website Site web

Jake Short (born May 30, 1997[1] in Indiana[2]) is an American actor,[3] known for his roles as Fletcher Quimby in Disney Channel's comedy series A.N.T. Farm and as Oliver in the Disney XD original series Mighty Med and Lab Rats: Elite Force.

Career[edit]

His first major role as Fletcher Quimby in Disney Channel's comedy series A.N.T. Farm.[4] He also starred as Nose Noseworthy in the 2009 film Shorts,[5] and has acted in numerous commercials.

In 2013 Short began co-starring as Oliver on the Disney XD original series Mighty Med[6] and its spinoff Lab Rats: Elite Force.[7][8]

Filmography[edit]

Films[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2007 The Anna Nicole Smith Story Child Daniel Film debut
2009 Shorts Nose Noseworthy
2011 It Is Dark in Here Adam Short film
2012 A Son Like You Eli Short film

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2009 Zeke and Luther Kenny Coffey Episode: "Bros Go Pro"
2009 Dexter Scott Smith Episodes: "Lost Boys", "Hello, Dexter Morgan", "The Getaway"
2009 Jack and Janet Save the Planet Mookie Television film
2010 Futurestates Tyler Episode: "The Other Side"
2011 $h*! My Dad Says Timmy Episode: "Goodson Goes Deep"
2011–14 A.N.T. Farm Fletcher Quimby Main role
2012 Kirby Buckets[Note 1] Kirby Buckets Television film
2013–15 Mighty Med Oliver Lead role
2014 Win, Lose or Draw Himself Game show; panelist, 3 episodes
2014 Just Kidding Jake Episode: "Just a Catchphrase"
2016 Lab Rats: Elite Force Oliver Main role

Other works[edit]

Year Project Notes
2013 Unraveled Co-director/producer/script supervisor

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result Refs
2009 Young Artist Awards 2010 Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a Young Ensemble Cast Shorts Won [citation needed]
2012 Kids' Choice Award Favorite TV Actor Won [citation needed]
2014 Kids' Choice Award Favorite TV Actor Nominated [citation needed]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Not related to the subsequent Kirby Buckets TV series.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Indy Native Jake Short Talks About Life on TV". WXIN. Archived from the original on October 27, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Cast bios for A.N.T. Farm - Jake Short "Fletcher Quimby"". Disney Channel Medianet. Archived from the original on November 4, 2011. 
  3. ^ "Jake Short Talks A.N.T. Farm, Dexter and Selena Gomez". BSC Kids. September 16, 2011. Archived from the original on November 4, 2011. 
  4. ^ Fries, Laura (June 16, 2011). "Review: 'A.N.T. Farm'". Variety. Retrieved September 12, 2015. 
  5. ^ Chang, Justin (August 9, 2009). "Review: 'Shorts'". Variety. Retrieved September 12, 2015. 
  6. ^ Ng, Philiana (September 9, 2013). "Disney XD Sets Debut for 'Mighty Med' Comedy Series (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved September 12, 2015. 
  7. ^ Wagmeister, Elizabeth (September 3, 2015). "Disney XD Greenlights 'Lab Rats' and 'Mighty Med' Spinoff Series". Variety. Retrieved September 4, 2015. 
  8. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (September 3, 2015). "Lab Rats & Mighty Med Spin-off Series to Succeed the Two Comedies on Disney XD". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved September 3, 2015. 

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