Sussman grew up 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.
In acting, Sussman has starred as Clayton in Drake & Josh, Ben in What About Brian, Cecil Greenblatt in Warren the Ape, Hugh Normous in Wizards of Waverly Place, and Jacob Ben Israel in Glee, and he has had bit roles in My Crazy Life, The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, Sonny with a Chance, Bones, and Childrens Hospital.
In 2012, Sussman served as a temporary host for Ray William Johnson's web series Equals Three.
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