Discovered in an Off-Off-Broadway theater production, J.P. was cast as go-go boy Mark
in the independent feature Trick, which premiered in competition at the Sundance Film Festival and went on to become a gay cult classic. He has appeared on dozens of television shows, most notably as Phil the cremator on two seasons of HBO’s acclaimed Six Feet Under, which was honored with the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Ensemble in a Drama Series. J.P. has done countless voiceovers for TV, radio, and video games. He earned a BFA in Drama from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and the Stella Adler Conservatory of Acting. He can most recently be seen in a recurring role as druglord Roy Hajek on ABC’s The Rookie.