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Jay Ellis


Acting professional and model who also played Bryce Westbrook in the tv screen series, THE OVERALL GAME, and in addition starred in Film 43 in 2013. He went to Concordia University or college in Portland, Oregon on the football scholarship and in addition served because the university’s college student body chief executive. He was a presented model in promotions for Air flow Jordan, The Space, and Abercrombie & Fitch. He was created in SC to a armed service family members and spent his child years in lots of different countries, like the Philippines and Germany. He was raised as an just kid. He and fellow Television acting professional, Josh Henderson, went to high school collectively in Tulsa, Oklahoma and became good friends.

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Full Name Jay Ellis
Date Of Birth December 27, 1981
Place Of Birth Charleston, SC
Height 1.89 m
Profession TV Actor
Education Concordia University
Nationality American
Parents Paula Ellis, Wendell Ellis Sr.
Movies Like Cotton Twines, Breaking Through, November Rule, My Favorite Five, Dear Secret Santa, Movie 43, Triple Standard, Shortwave, Confessions
TV Shows The Game, Insecure
Star Sign Capricorn

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1 Grew up with Actor Josh Henderson in Tulsa, Oklahoma. They have been friends for 12 years.
2 He was President of the student body government at Concordia University.
3 Booked his first modeling campaign for the Air Jordan Brand in 2004 after he was introduced to the designer at a Nike event in Portland.



Lemonade announced Calvin
Insecure 2016 TV Series Lawrence
Shortwave 2016 Robert
Like Cotton Twines 2016 Micha Brown
Grace and Frankie 2016 TV Series Dan
Twelve Steps 2015 Short Ray
Breaking Through 2015 Quinn
The Game 2013-2015 TV Series Bryce 'Blue' Westbrook
November Rule 2015 James Avedon
My Favorite Five 2015 Jonathan Colburn
Masters of Sex 2014 TV Series Dr. Cyril Franklin
The Black Bachelor 2014 Short
Mass Shooting News Team 2014 Short
Dear Secret Santa 2013 TV Movie Brad
NCIS: Los Angeles 2013 TV Series Naval Flight Officer Randall Baker
Movie 43 2013 Lucious (segment "Victory's Glory")
Election Eve 2012 Short Jeff
Crash & Bernstein 2012 TV Series Derek
iCarly 2012 TV Series Friend #1
Bad Weather Films 2012 TV Series short
Hart of Dixie 2012 TV Series Resident
How I Met Your Mother 2012 TV Series Sound Guy
Let's Do This! 2011 TV Movie Ugandan Thug #1 / Ceiling Mop Ugandan
NCIS 2011 TV Series Marine PFC Thomas 'Tommy' Hill
Hatched: A Tale of Great Egg-spectations 2011 Short Jay
Grey's Anatomy 2011 TV Series DJ
The Bold and the Beautiful 2010 TV Series Orderly
Triple Standard 2010 Short Lewis
Never Forget 2010 Short Passionate Man
Related 2005 TV Series College Student
Invasion 2005 TV Series Solider
Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored 1995 Extra (uncredited)



Lemonade executive producer announced
Like Cotton Twines 2016 co-producer
Twelve Steps 2015 Short producer
The Black Bachelor 2014 Short producer

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SOMI: So Obvious my Inspiration 2017 post-production Himself, Jay Ellis
Soul Train Awards 2016 TV Movie Himself
Hollywood Today Live 2016 TV Series Himself
Home & Family 2014-2016 TV Series Himself / Himself - Guest
The Real 2015-2016 TV Series Himself
The Zoo 2016 TV Series Himself - Guest
Talking Marriage with Ryan Bailey 2015 TV Mini-Series short Himself
BET Awards 2015 2015 TV Movie Himself - Presenter
The Playboy Morning Show 2015 TV Series Himself
BET Awards 2014 2014 TV Special Himself
The Arsenio Hall Show 2014 TV Series Himself - Guest
The 365Black Awards 2013 TV Special Himself - Presenter: Influential Youth / Youth Award
BET Awards 2013 2013 TV Special Himself
The Wendy Williams Show 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
Big Morning Buzz Live 2013 TV Series Himself
YourLA 2007 TV Series Himself

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