Brett Davern has quickly cemented himself as one of television’s hottest young actors. With his breakout role as Jake Rosati on MTV’s award winning mega-hit “Awkward”, he has endeared himself to millions of fans around the world. The show just won the People’s Choice Award for “Favorite Cable Comedy and The New York Times called Awkward, “the smartest, freshest, most moving new sitcom of 2011” and Brett recently wrapped production on the highly anticipated Beach Boys bio-pic LOVE & MERCY, playing a young Carl Wilson alongside Paul Dano, John Cusack and Paul Giamatti.

Here “The Lab NYC’s” Arthur Kade chats #InTheLab with the brilliant young talent Brett Davern at MTV Offices about the upcoming season of his hot show “Awkward”, playing the confident Jake Rosati, the fun he had at the MTV VMA’s, how the incredible fan reaction “Awkward” has received has impacted him, playing Carl Wilson in the Beach Boys biopic, his dream of working with Leonardo DiCaprio, and so much more!