Aaron Abrams is a Canadian actor and writer best known for writing and starring in the controversial 2007 film Young People Fucking, for which he won a Canadian Comedy Award in 2009.
He also has a recurring role as Jimmy Price, a crime scene investigator specializing in latent fingerprints, in the psychological thriller television series Hannibal.
Born in Toronto, Canada, Abrams has appeared in several films and TV shows since graduating from The Goodman School of Drama in Chicago.
His film credits include comedies such as The In-Laws, Firehouse Dog, Zoom, 12 Men of Christmas, Jesus Henry Christ opposite Toni Collette and Take This Waltz as Seth Rogen's brother.
Abrams has also appeared in several acclaimed dramatic films including Cinderella Man, Breach, Resident Evil: Apocalypse, Flash of Genius and Amelia opposite Hilary Swank, as Amelia Earhart's eccentric co-pilot Slim Gordon.
In addition to guest starring on Kojak, Kevin Hill, Flashpoint and NCIS: Los Angeles, Abrams has appeared in regular/recurring roles for several television series, including the critically acclaimed Slings & Arrows, the Emmy-nominated The State Within, the CW's Runaway, ABC's Rookie Blue and Stargate: Atlantis.
He also appeared on The L.A. Complex for the CW, a show he also wrote and co-executive produced.
Abrams also wrote, produced and starred in the film Young People Fucking, which was chosen as the opening night film at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2006. This film also earned him a Canadian Comedy Award and was distributed by TH!NKFilm to theatres worldwide.
It is one of the most successful and highest grossing Canadian films of all time, staying in Canadian theatres for over 16 weeks.