He and Miri are longtime platonic friends, who have been roommates for the last 10 years. When they find themselves unable to pay the rent, it is his idea to make a porno.
- "Is there softcore gay porn? Like hugging and kissing and you know telling each other how cool the other guy is?"
- "You just explain to your private beforehand, 'Look! This doesn't mean anything. We're just doing this for cash."
Character was named after Zak Knutson, who played The Sexy Stud in Clerks II, and does almost all of Kevin Smith's special features for his DVDs