Ira is best known for his recurring roles on Stranger Things and Fargo, but you can also catch him in numerous TV shows and movies, including the One Chicago trifecta (Med, PD, and Fire). An avid theater practitioner, he has been seen on stage at Steppenwolf, The Irish Theatre of Chicago, Strawdog Theatre and others. Ira has been nominated for three equity Joseph Jefferson acting awards, winning for best ensemble (equity). He also works as an Art Director and scenic designer, gleaning two Joseph Jefferson nominations for scenic design. He happily shares a home in Chicago with his wife Angie, two doggos, Penny and Stash, and the cat, Giz.