Spotlight on Jonathan Togo

Hello, fans here is the much awaited requested article about the actor Jonathan Togo.

Jonathan Togo’s childhood

Togo was born in Rockland, Massachusetts as the son of Sheila and Michael Togo who previously worked for the Boston Globe.  Sheila, a former visual merchandiser, and housewife now runs a booth at the SoWa Open Market in Boston called Simply Sheila. His mother is of Italian and Irish descent and his father is Jewish, with the original family surname, “Tonkaviev”, shortened by a forefather who wanted something snappier for his carpet business.

Jonathan Togo’sarly life and education

He attended Hebrew school as a child and graduated from Rockland High School in 1995, where he was a wrestler. He attended the “Project Contemporary Competitiveness, Advanced Study Program” (a.k.a. PCC ASP) as a student in 1991 and 1992, then worked as a proctor in 1996. He went on to attend Vassar College, graduating with a B.A. in theater and furthered his studies at the National Theater Institute of the Eugene O’Neill Theater. While at Vassar he performed in a band named “The El Conquistadors” (originally named Skabba the Hut) with Sam Endicott and John Conway, both of whom are now members of the band The Bravery.

Jonathan Togo’s Career

Togo has performed and participated in numerous plays, such as Our Country’s Good. While he is most famous for his role as Ryan Wolfe in CSI: Miami, he also had a starring role in Special Unit 2, as well as appearances in Judging Amy and Mystic River. In 2008, Togo wrote and directed a web series, My Best Friend Is My Penis for Atom.com. Togo also starred in “Casted: The Continuing Chronicles of Derek Riffchyn, Greatest Casting Director in the World. Ever”. In 2010, he signed on to play twin brothers who fall in love with the same woman in the movie Identical. In September 2013, it was announced that Togo will be acting in the fourth season of Covert Affairs.

Chosen filmography of Jonathan Togo

  • 2015 – Ex-best, 7 Chinese Brothers
  • 2014 – A Rising Tide, A Hundred Eighty Degrees
  • 2013 – Covert Affairs, Somebody Up There Likes Me, And Lily
  • 2012 – Harry’s Law
  • 2011 – Identical
  • 2006 – Raccoon
  • 2004 – The Jury, CSI: Miami (until 2012)
  • 2003 – Ed, Law & Order, Mystic River, Judging Amy
  • 2001 – 2002 Special Unit 2

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