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Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Jon Bernthal

Jonathan "Jon" Bernthal, born September 20, 1977 in Washington, D.C. , is an American actor, best known for his role as Duncan Carmello in the NBC comedy series, "The Class."

Bernthal was raised in Washington, D.C. He studied at The School of Moscow Art Theatre, in Moscow, Russia, where he also played professional baseball in the European professional baseball federation.

While in Moscow, Bernthal was noticed by the director of Harvard University's Institute for Advanced Theatre Training at the American Repertory Theatre and was invited to obtain his M.F.A there.

Since graduating in 2002, Bernthal has performed in over 30 plays regionally and off-Broadway, including many with his own award-winning theatre company Fovea Floods.

Bernthal had appeared in numerous popular TV series such as "Boston Legal", "Without a Trace," "Boston Legan and CBS sitcom "The Class" as Duncan Carmello. In addition, he had starred in "World Trade Center" (2006), "The Air I Breathe" 2007 and recently "Day Zero" (2007), opposite Elijah Wood, that revolves around three best friends who are drafted and when they are called to serve, what would they do?

Bernthal is also scheduled to play Donnie Pitron, in the comedy movie "Bar Starz." He currently lives in Venice, California with his dog, Boss.


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