Gaelan Alexander Connell (born May 19, 1989) is an American actor and musician. He is best known for his role as Will Burton in the movie Bandslam. He was born in Washington, D.C. and raised in Silver Spring, Maryland. He has two brothers, Brendan and Shawn, and his first name is Gaelic (Irish). He graduated from Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School and attended the Tisch School of the Arts.