Simon Rex got his big break thanks to a 90s porn scene ... but it's also cost him a couple jobs, and one big one with Disney. Rex is this week's guest on Matt Weiss and Theo Von's "Allegedly"… READ MORE >
Simon Rex (born July 20, 1974) is an American actor, television personality and rapper. He is known for starring as Jeff Campbell in What I Like About You, on the first season. Rex was born Simon Rex Cutright in San Francisco, California, and is the only child of Paul and Zoe Cutright, a relationship coach and an environmental consultant. In 1995, MTV hired Rex to work as a VJ and kept him on the air for over two years. After being let go by MTV during an update to its VJ line-up, and after his adult video work became more widely known, his notability and popularity increased. Rex began to pursue mainstream acting and in 1999 was cast in the television show Jack & Jill, which ran for two seasons.