Wesam Keesh

as Jay Simmons
Actor Biography

Wesam Keesh can be seen as Jay Simmons in ABC's new legal drama series, For The People, from Shondaland. Keesh is known for his role on MTV's long-running series Awkward, booked a series regular role in the pilot Zoobiquity for Fox and was recently seen on NBC's Chicago Justice.

Keesh grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where he began acting at the age of 12. He attended the University of Tulsa, where he studied film and acted in theater productions and spent a summer in London at Imperial College, focusing on theater and the arts before moving to Los Angeles after graduation. He enjoys exercise, nature, archery, martial arts and his pre-dawn runs on the mountain.

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