JESSE BRADFORD (Zak) first came to the attention of the movie-going public in 1993, when he starred in Steven Soderberghs King of the Hill, with Spalding Gray and Elizabeth McGovern.
Most recently he had lead role of Ben Cronin in John Polsons Number One US Box Office hit Swimfan co-starring Erika Christensen.
He also starred opposite Kirsten Dunst in last years box office hit Bring It On directed by Peyton Reed.
Bradfords additional film credits include Far From Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog co-starring Mimi Rogers and Bruce Davison, Hackers opposite Jonny Lee Miller and Angelina Jolie, William Shakespeares Romeo + Juliet with Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes, A Soldiers Daughter Never Cries co-starring Kris Kristofferson, Barbara Hershey and Leelee Sobieski, Prancer with Sam Elliott and Cloris Leachman, the critically-acclaimed The Boy Who Cried Bitch, My Blue Heaven with Joan Cusack and Daniel Stern, Presumed Innocent opposite Harrison Ford and Anne Archer and Speedway Junky, written and directed by Nickolas Perry.
Bradfords next starring role is Spencer Gold in Shane Edelmans According to Spencer with Mia Kirshner, David Krumholtz, Brad Rowe, Adam Goldberg, Marissa Ribisi, and Giovanni Ribisi, and
When Bradford is not in front of the camera, he is in film school at Columbia University and playing his guitar.
Jesse was born May 28, 1979. Both his parents are actors who have done tons of commercials. Jesse has been acting almost constantly since his big debut in a Q-Tip commercial when he was an eight month old baby. He started acting and modeling as a child and has had steady work since the age of 4. He graduated from Brien MacMahon High School in his home town of Norwalk, Connecticut and went on to study film at Columbia University. He first came to the attention of the movie-going public when he starred in Steven Soderbergh's cult classic King of the Hill (1993), with Spalding Gray and Elizabeth McGovern. He followed up that fantastic performance with roles in Romeo + Juliet (1996) with Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes, Hackers (1995) opposite Johnny Lee Miller and Angelina Jolie and Far From Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog (1995). Jesse has been nominated for several awards. For King of the Hill, he was nominated for the CFCA's Most promising actor award and the Young Artist Award for Best Youth Actor Leading Role in a Motion Picture Drama. For Far From Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog, he was nominated for a Young Artist Award for Best Young Leading Actor: Feature Film.