|Date of birth||1 July 1984|
|Origin||Listowel, Ontario, Canada|
Jared Keeso has had a variety of minor roles in both television series and movies, but is best known for his starring role in the Canadian biographic film about the life of legendary player, coach and hockey commentator Don Cherry, playing Don Cherry himself. The film, titled Keep Your Head Up Kid: The Don Cherry Story, aired in early 2010 on the CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation).
He won a Leo Award for best male performance in a feature length drama and a Gemini Award for 'Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series'.
Jared also has less prominent roles in a few other films that have been released or completed production, such as Nicholas in Smokin' Aces 2: Assassins' Ball, Adam in the high-school themed Lifetime original movie Seven Deadly Sins, and Simon in the drug-themed Charlie.
As a youth, Keeso played for the Strathroy Rockets of the Western Ontario Hockey League and the Listowel Cyclones of the GOJHL.