Born in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, Jeremy Juuso grew up in Maryland as the eldest son of Finnish immigrants. His father was a star on Finnish television from the age of eleven to nineteen on “Me Tammelat” and went on to a world-renown career in psychopharmacology. His mother is also a scientist; she works as a pathologist specializing in lung cancer research.
Jeremy has an honors degree in Economics from Harvard and spent a year in England on a Harvard teaching fellowship before moving to Los Angeles. The bulk of his acting training has occurred at Playhouse West Repertory Theater. He continues to act on stage and in film.