Jack Falahee has quickly established himself as a highly sought after young actor. He can currently be seen starring in the second season of ABC’s hit drama series “How to Get Away with Murder,” opposite Viola Davis. Falahee has garnered high praise from critics and fans alike for his portrayal of the ruthless and sexy “Connor Walsh.”
He was named a breakout star of 2014 by BuzzFeed, Entertainment Weekly and The Wrap. The Shonda Rhimes produced series, which received an AFI Award for TV Program of the Year, airs on Thursday night at 10:00pm. Falahee can also currently be seen on PBS’ new Civil War drama “Mercy Street,” from executive producer Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Thelma & Louise). The six-part series, which follows the lives of two volunteer nurses on opposing sides of the Civil War, also stars Josh Radnor, Mary Elizabeth Winstead and Gary Cole.
Born and raised in Ann Arbor, Michigan, Falahee graduated from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts where he studied acting and performed in productions of Loves Labours Lost, A Midsummer Night's Dream, and Sondheim's Company. Since graduation, he has amassed several feature credits to his resume including Rage with Nicolas Cage, Cardboard Boxer, Lily & Kat, Blowtorch, Untitled Ari Gold Project, and Blood and Circumstance. On television, he has appeared in “The Carrie Diaries,” “Twisted,” and starred in the Lifetime Television movie, “Escape from Polygamy.”