Jim is a native of Lincoln, Nebraska. After earning a theater degree at The University of Nebraska, Jim moved to LA where he earned an MFA from the USC. The last ten years have seen Jim become a familiar face with countless commercial appearances, as well as many TV and Film roles. He appears regularly onstage as a member of The Production Company where he won the LA Drama Critic’s Circle award for Best Actor (Equus) and has been twice nominated in the same category for The LA Weekly Awards (Equus and Othello). He is also the creator of the web series “Jeff the Cat: Merchant of Darkness,” at jeffthecat.com.