Joshua Mark Sussman (born December 30, 1983) is an American actor, best known for his role as Hugh Normous in Wizards of Waverly Place and his role as Jacob Ben Israel in Glee, for which he won a Screen Actors Guild Award. He also had a minor role on the Nickelodeon TV series Drake & Josh as Clayton.
Sussman was raised in a Jewish family in Teaneck, New Jersey. He studied acting for two years at the School for Film and Television in New York City, an intense Meisner technique-based program. In the winter of 2008/2009 he took part in Birthright Israel. He resides in Los Angeles.