Name: Connor William Jessup
Birthdate: June 23rd, 1994
Birth Place: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Before his first television lead Connor Jessup had various roles including in a stage adaption of The Full Monty. Connor’s first lead role came in the form of the series The Saddle Club where he played Simon Atherton. During his time on The Saddle Club he was also credited with conceptualizing the plot for one of the episodes.
Currently Connor Jessup portrays the role of Ben Mason on the TNT sscience fiction drama Falling Skies. Along with Falling Skies, Connor has finished filming the independent movie Blackbird. In Blackbird Connor plays a troubled teen named Sean Randall who is falsely accused of planning a school shooting.