Ethan is a Polish-Iraqi-American actor born and raised on Long Island. After graduating from Carnegie Mellon University in 2005 he immediately moved to Los Angeles, where he lived until 2008, when he finally had enough of the sunshine and decided it was time to come home to New York. Ethan is a founding member of Exit, Pursued by a Bear, a member of Ensemble Studio Theatre, and a frequent collaborator at The Lark Play Development Center. In his free time he does readings of new plays at theater companies all over the city, plays sad songs on the banjo, and takes pictures of his cat, Toshi.