Jesse LaVercombe is an award-winning, Toronto-based writer and actor originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota. Current writing projects include: Hallelujah, It’s Holly (three-act play, commissioned by Driftwood Theatre, Second Place - Wildfire National Playwriting Competition), G-G-G-Genevieve (two-act musical with Adrian Shepherd-Gawinski, commissioned by YES Theatre) "The Things You Think I'm Thinking" (short film - twelve festival awards, played over fifty festivals internationally), Gilgamesh and Enkidu (two-act play with music, with Seth Bockley and Ahmed Moneka, Pivot Arts Festival in Chicago, June 2019, developed by The Tarragon in Toronto, and The Guthrie in Minneapolis).

Stage acting credits include: Bunny, Hamlet, Sequence (Tarragon Theatre, Toronto), Beautiful Man (Factory Theatre, Toronto) The Bakkhai (Marigny Opera House, New Orleans), Our Beautiful Sons (Blyth Festival), SHEETS (Videofag, Toronto), The Wickhams (Jungle Theater, Minneapolis), Mistatim (Red Sky, Canadian Tour), Hacked (Caravan Stage, U.S. Tour); TV: Murdoch Mysteries (recurring), American Gods, The Detail, Salvation, Mayday, Street Series, Save Me; Feature Films: Right Between The Eyes, Queen of the Morning Calm, Mary Goes Round, Flowers in the Field, The Telephone Game, In Clamatore. TrainingNational Theatre School of Canada, Canadian Film Centre