UPROXX 20: Jake Weary’s Mom Sends Him The Same Awesome Birthday Present Every Year

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Jake Weary is an actor probably best known for his roles on Chicago Fire and As the World Turns. Currently, he plays Deran Cody on TNT’s promising looking Animal Kingdom which airs each Tuesday at 9 p.m. EST — along with a cast that includes Ellen Barkin and Scott Speedman.

Jake was nice enough to take a few minutes out of his busy schedule recently to answer a few questions from us.

1. You walk into a bar. What do you order from the bartender?

Extra dirty vodka martini (Tito’s).

2. Who’s your favorite person to follow on Twitter and/or Instagram?

-twitter, @nyjets
-instagram, @ohmyerotica

3. What’s currently waiting for you on your DVR?

I don’t own a DVR.

4. It’s your last meal — what are you going out with?

My dad’s spaghetti, and a nice chardonnay.

5. What websites do you visit on a regular basis?

nyjets.com, pitchfork.com

6. What’s the most frequently played song on your mobile device?

“Only You” by Yaz and “The Less I Know, the Better” by Tame Impala.

7. If you could go back and give your 18-year-old self one piece of advice, what would it be?

Stop wearing sweatpants with flip flops, bruh. Just…stop.

8. Whats the last thing you googled?

Cheap flights to Cuba.

9. Dogs or Cats?

I was literally a dog in a past life.

10. Best concert of your life was…?

Prince at the Forum in 2011.

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