Conner Marx is a bright young actor, who currently can be seen weekly as Ben Meyer in the hit NBC series NEW AMSTERDAM. Conner has also worked on hit TV shows including Z Nation, Criminal Minds, Shameless, NCIS, Black-ish, The Young and the Restless, and Leverage.
Conner’s onscreen debut, Lucky Them, starring Toni Collette, opened at the Toronto International Film Festival before seeing a nationwide release with IFC Films. He also produced and starred in the award-winning feature, If There’s a Hell Below, which premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival and was acquired by Dark Sky Films.
On stage, he recently portrayed Sir Andrew Aguecheek in Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night with SLC’s esteemed Pioneer Theatre Company. He was also seen as the titular role in Stravinsky’s Firebird at the Walt Disney Concert Hall.
In addition to his degree from Vassar College in New York, Conner trained at the Darpana Academy of Performing Arts in India and the National Academy of Arts, Culture, and Heritage in Malaysia. His studies around the world have played a substantial role in shaping who he is and the stories he’s passionate about telling. He aims to be among the growing generation of filmmakers dedicated to advocating for an inclusive diversity of voices and experiences on screen and stage.
Join Billy, Frank and Conner on the August 31 episode of A Mick A Mook and Mic.