Zak Orth

Zak Orth

  • Born on
    • October 15th, 1970
Zak Orth (born October 15, 1970) is an American comedic actor known for his roles in Wet Hot American Summer, The Baxter, Melinda and Melinda, In and Out, and Music and Lyrics. He also appeared as a man haunted by psychic visions named Roy in an episode of the Fox series Fringe. Orth was born Adam Zachary Orth in Libertyville, Illinois, the son of Jane, a piano teacher, and Robert Orth, an opera singer. He is good friends with the members of the comedy group Stella and has appeared in many of their short films, as well as their 2005 TV Series. He is also known for his brief role in Baz Luhrmann's adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet playing the character Gregory. He is scheduled to be in the upcoming film Vamps with Alicia Sliverstone. He is also one half of The Doilies, a comedic musical group, with Michael Showalter.

Starring Zak Orth on Plex


Acting (31 Credits)

2020Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Kimmy vs the Reverend as Cody Santimonio
2017Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later as J.J.
2016Falling Water as Bill Boerg
2015Wet Hot American Summer as J.J.
2014They Came Together as Waiter With Pole
2012Vamps as Renfield
2012Revolution as Aaron Pittman
2010Monogamy as Quinny
2010You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger as Narrator
2010The Other Guys as Accountant
2009(Untitled) as Porter Canby
2009Peter and Vandy as Keith
2008Life in Flight as Josh
2008Vicky Cristina Barcelona as Adam
2007Music and Lyrics as David Newbert
2007The Ten as Prosecutor / Tour Guide Barge Michaelson
2005Prime as Randall
2005The Baxter as Wendall Wimms
2004Hair High as Zip (voice)
2004Melinda and Melinda as Peter
2002Monday Night Mayhem as Don Ohlmeyer
2001Wet Hot American Summer as J.J.
2000Loser as Adam
2000Down to You as Monk Jablonski
1999My Teacher's Wife as Paul Faber
1999Snow Falling on Cedars as Deputy Abel Martinson
1998When Trumpets Fade as Warren
1997Rose Hill as Douglas Clayborne
1997In & Out as Mike
1996Romeo + Juliet as Gregory
1994Spanking the Monkey as Curtis

Himself (1 Credits)



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