Yosef is originally from Honolulu, Hawaii. He began acting in 2011 and quickly landed roles on CBS HAWAII FIVE-0 and LAST RESORT. In 2012 he decided to obtain a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Miami. During his time there he studied with German film director Ralph Kinnard (A Mi Me Gusta, Miami Love Affair) at the Miami Acting Studio. In 2019 alone, he booked roles on HBO's THE OUTSIDER, CBS' MACGYVER, NETFLIX'S HIT AND RUN, and UNIVERSAL/BLUMHOUSE blockbuster film THE HUNT. As of 2021 he resides in NYC and trains with Matt Newton in his Masterclass. As a teenager, Yosef was a professional tennis player under the name Joseph Kasnetz. He competed on the Mens World Tour where he learned 6 other languages (i.e Russian, Bulgarian, Macedonian, German, Spanish, and Hebrew) which he utilizes frequently in his roles. When he's not on set, Yosef is chasing ocean swells around the globe as big wave surfing has been a passion and major part of his life since childhood.
NOV. 2021 GUEST STARS ON THE BLACKLIST FINAL SEASON
NOV 2020 - MAGNUM P.I. BOOKS YOSEF IN SEASON 3 OF THE HIT CBS SHOW. EPISODE TO AIR EARLY 2021!
NOV 2019 - YOSEF BOOKS 4TH GIG OF 2019 AND FIRST RECURRING ROLE ON UPCOMING NETFLIX SHOW HIT & RUN
OCT 2019 - YOSEF'S FIRST FEATURE FILM STARRING OSCAR WINNER MIRA SORVINO TO BE RELEASED NATIONWIDE DEC 6
SEPT 2019 - YOSEF BOOKS 3RD ROLE OF THE YEAR ON MACGYVER
MAR 2019 - YOSEF BOOKS FIRST HBO SHOW!
FEB 2019 - UNIVERSAL & BLUMHOUSE PRODUCTIONS BOOKS YOSEF IN UPCOMING FEATURE THE HUNT. IN THEATERS MARCH 13, 2020!
OCT 2018 - YOSEF BOOKS THE BLACKLIST ON NBC
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