Meet Jesse Heiman, the Go Daddy Nerd Who Got to Kiss Bar Refaeli
If the guy swapping spit with Bar Refaeli in that GoDaddy Super Bowl commercial looked familiar, it’s because you’ve seen him before. Dozens of times. His name is Jesse Heiman, and he plays a nerd in basically everything.
This helpful video demonstrates a smattering of his work as a background actor in TV and film. Casting him in their commercial was a bit of brilliance on the part of GoDaddy, as he’s already got something of an internet following. He’s done an “Ask Me Anything” chat on Reddit, and this video of his reel has received over three million views.
Now some are calling him the most envied man in America, as it reportedly took 45 takes to film this commercial, which was originally deemed too graphic for television. Here’s the original uncut version:
And now you know why he looks so familiar.