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Bob Jesser, a graduate of New Trier High School, has made a name for himself in TV and film, recently starring in a short film titled “Secondhand Sunset.” The film was screened at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival. Photo submitted.
Jesser, originally from Wilmette, in a still from a short film he starred in this past year called “Secondhand Sunset.”
Jesser has been acting for more than two decades, working on Disney projects, New York theater productions, television comedies and short films.
Ben Weinstein, Freelance Reporter
3:08 pm CDT August 8, 2017
It’s the dream of entertainers across the country: pack everything up, head out west to Los Angeles and try to make a name for yourself.