Birthday: June 17th, 1984
Place of Birth: Wilmington - Delaware - USA
John Howard Gallagher, Jr. (born June 17, 1984) is a Tony award-winning American actor and musician known for originating the role of Moritz Stiefel in Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater's rock musical Spring Awakening. He also played Johnny aka "Jesus of Suburbia" in Green Day's Broadway musical, American Idiot and Lee in the 2011 Broadway production of Jerusalem. As of 2012[update], he plays Jim Harper in Aaron Sorkin's The Newsroom.