Jeremy Strong (actor)

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Jeremy Strong
Jeremy Strong 2014.jpg
Born (1978-12-25) December 25, 1978 (age 38)
Boston, Massachusetts
Alma mater Yale University[1]
Occupation Actor
Years active 2008–present

Jeremy Strong (born December 25, 1978) is an American film, television and stage actor.[2] He has appeared in many films that are based on true stories, including Zero Dark Thirty, Lincoln (as John George Nicolay), Parkland (as Lee Harvey Oswald), Selma (as James Reeb), Black Mass and The Big Short.

Early life[edit]

Jeremy Strong was born on December 25, 1978 in Boston. Strong attended public schools in Boston and Sudbury. Strong graduated from Yale University, where he starred in a number of plays. He also studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, and the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in Chicago. He made his Broadway debut in 2008.[1]

He was chosen as the 2008/2009 Leonore Annenberg Fellow by Lincoln Center Theater. He was nominated for best off Broadway performance twice within a three-year period. He appeared on Broadway in A Man For All Seasons and starred in numerous Off-Broadway productions.[3]



Year Title Role Notes
2008 Humboldt County Peter
2008 The Happening Private Auster
2009 The Messenger Return soldier
2009 Kill Daddy Good Night Bruce
2009 Contact High Carlos
2010 The Romantics Pete
2010 Yes Man Short film
2011 Love Is Like Life But Longer Blind man Short film
2012 Lincoln John George Nicolay
2012 Robot and Frank Jake
2012 Please, Alfonso Alfonso Short film
2012 See Girl Run Brandon
2012 Zero Dark Thirty Thomas
2013 Parkland Lee Harvey Oswald
2014 The Judge Dale Palmer
2014 Time Out of Mind Jack
2014 Selma James Reeb
2015 Black Mass Josh Bond
2015 The Big Short Vinny
2017 Detroit Attorney Lang
2017 Molly's Game
2018 Serenity Filming


Year Title Role Notes
2011-2013 The Good Wife Matt Becker 5 episodes
2013 Mob City Mike Hendry Recurring cast
4 episodes
2016 Masters of Sex Art Dreesen 9 episodes
TBA Succession Kendall Roy


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