Thomas Kasp photographed by Jon McKeeWith his co-starring role as Doug on FOX’s Surviving Jack and recent guest appearances on Modern Family, Melissa & Joey, Community, Shake It Up, Big Time Rush, iCarly” and Victorious, Thomas Kasp is poised to become one of 2014’s hottest young stars. The busy young actor also recently starred opposite Josh Lucas in the family film Space Warriors.

Thomas was born and raised in Chicago until the age of 11 when he moved to Los Angeles and began his acting career. Both of his parents were born in Poland, and when he was young he learned to speak both Polish and English at home. Thomas loves animals and has three dogs and a cat. He enjoys going to the gym, playing basketball, and participating in outdoor adventures and sports including skiing, ice skating, tennis, hiking, rock climbing, fishing, and horseback riding. For years, Thomas also competed in competitive club swimming and currently swims in college. Thomas is a huge basketball fan and roots for the Boston Celtics.  His acting role models include Leo Dicaprio, Ryan Gosling, Josh Lucas, Robert Downey Jr., and the late John Ritter and Don Knotts. Three’s Company is one of his all-time favorite shows to watch. Thomas’s celebrity crushes are Rachel McAdams and Emma Watson. Favorite movies include A River Runs Through It, Blood Diamond, and Crazy Stupid Love. He also loves to read and write and he grew up with a book always in his hand. He loves mystery and adventure books which have inspired his vivid imagination. He enjoys traveling and his favorite places include Poland, Colorado and the Caribbean.  Thomas lives in Los Angeles with his family and his birthday is December 20.