Actor/comedian Jay Mohr has signed with Gersh for film, TV and literary representation. He was at Paradigm. Mohr, who is recurring on the ABC freshman comedy series Suburgatory, is currently filming the feature Bert Wonderstone with Jim Carrey and Steve Carell. Mohr continues to be repped by longtime manager Barry Katz, and the law firm of Jackoway Tyerman.
Gersh also has signed top MMA fighter Josh Barnett, who is looking to venture into acting. The agency handles other crossover MMA talent, including Randy Couture, Cung Le and Gina Carano. Barnett, who is under a multi-fight deal with Strikeforce, continues to be managed by Blue’s Leland LaBarre.