Name: Hunter Parrish
Birth date/place: May 13, 1987 in Richmond, VA
Best Known As: “Silas Botwin” in Weeds
Hunter Parrish made guest appearances in several television series including The Guardian, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, In Justice, and RV. In 2007 he played “Ben Daniels” in the film Freedom Writers which was based on a true story. After the movie, Parrish and the cast (which included Hilary Swank and Patrick Dempsey) had pictures taken with the real Freedom Writers. Hunter Parrish remains a member of the cast of Weeds and appeared in the film It’s Complicated starring Meryl Streep. The film will be released December 25, 2009.