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



Insecure2016TV SeriesLawrence
Like Cotton Twines2016Micha Brown
Grace and Frankie2016TV SeriesDan
Twelve Steps2015ShortRay
Breaking Through2015Quinn
The Game2013-2015TV SeriesBryce 'Blue' Westbrook
November Rule2015James Avedon
My Favorite Five2015Jonathan Colburn
Masters of Sex2014TV SeriesDr. Cyril Franklin
The Black Bachelor2014Short
Mass Shooting News Team2014Short
Dear Secret Santa2013TV MovieBrad
NCIS: Los Angeles2013TV SeriesNaval Flight Officer Randall Baker
Movie 432013Lucious (segment "Victory's Glory")
Election Eve2012ShortJeff
Crash & Bernstein2012TV SeriesDerek
iCarly2012TV SeriesFriend #1
Bad Weather Films2012TV Series short
Hart of Dixie2012TV SeriesResident
How I Met Your Mother2012TV SeriesSound Guy
Let's Do This!2011TV MovieUgandan Thug #1 / Ceiling Mop Ugandan
NCIS2011TV SeriesMarine PFC Thomas 'Tommy' Hill
Hatched: A Tale of Great Egg-spectations2011ShortJay
Grey's Anatomy2011TV SeriesDJ
The Bold and the Beautiful2010TV SeriesOrderly
Triple Standard2010ShortLewis
Never Forget2010ShortPassionate Man
Related2005TV SeriesCollege Student
Invasion2005TV SeriesSolider
Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored1995Extra (uncredited)



Lemonadeexecutive producer announced
Like Cotton Twines2016co-producer
Twelve Steps2015Short producer
The Black Bachelor2014Short producer

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SOMI: So Obvious my Inspiration2017post-productionHimself, Jay Ellis
Soul Train Awards2016TV MovieHimself
Hollywood Today Live2016TV SeriesHimself
Home & Family2014-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The Real2015-2016TV SeriesHimself
The Zoo2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Talking Marriage with Ryan Bailey2015TV Mini-Series shortHimself
BET Awards 20152015TV MovieHimself - Presenter
The Playboy Morning Show2015TV SeriesHimself
BET Awards 20142014TV SpecialHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 365Black Awards2013TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Influential Youth / Youth Award
BET Awards 20132013TV SpecialHimself
The Wendy Williams Show2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Big Morning Buzz Live2013TV SeriesHimself
YourLA2007TV SeriesHimself

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