Jay Ellis

Actor · Executive Producer · Director
IVA Star Rating : 63
Wendell Ramone "Jay" Ellis Jr. is an American actor. Born in Sumter, South Carolina, he started with modeling, before moving to Los Angeles and starting his acting career. In 2013, he received his first major role on BET's series The Game. In 2015, he joined the cast of HBO's series Insecure, which premiered in 2016. He also had a lead role in the horror film Escape Room (2019).

Wendell Ramone "Jay" Ellis Jr. is an American actor. Born in Sumter, South Carolina, he started with modeling, before moving to Los Angeles and starting his acting career. In 2013, he received his first major role on BET's series The Game. In 2015, he joined the cast of HBO's series Insecure, which premiered in 2016. He also had a lead role in the horror film Escape Room (2019).

Birth Name

Wendell Ellis Jr.

Born

Sunday, 27 December 1981

Actor Filmography

Top Gun: Maverick Lt. Reuben 'Payback' Fitch 2022
Somebody I Used to Know Sean 2022
Escape Room: Tournament of Champions Flashback - Jason Walker / Jason Walker (archive footage) 2021
The Cross Connection with Tiffany Cross Self 2020
Mrs. America Franklin Thomas 2020
Desus & Mero Self 2019
Escape Room Jason Walker 2019
In a Relationship Dexter 2018
A Boy. A Girl. A Dream. 2018
A-Lister Jody 2016
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Top Gun: Maverick Lt. Reuben 'Payback' Fitch 2022
Somebody I Used to Know Sean 2022
Escape Room: Tournament of Champions Flashback - Jason Walker / Jason Walker (archive footage) 2021
The Cross Connection with Tiffany Cross Self 2020
Mrs. America Franklin Thomas 2020
Desus & Mero Self 2019
Escape Room Jason Walker 2019
In a Relationship Dexter 2018
A Boy. A Girl. A Dream. 2018
A-Lister Jody 2016
Insecure Lawrence Walker 2016
Shortwave Robert Marconi 2016
Like Cotton Twines Micha Brown 2016
The Zoo Self - Guest 2016
Hollywood Today Live Self 2015
Breaking Through Quinn 2015
Grace and Frankie Dan 2015
November Rule James Avedon 2015
My Favorite Five Jonathan Colburn 2015
Talking Marriage with Ryan Bailey Self 2014
Dear Secret Santa Brad 2013
Masters of Sex Dr. Cyril Franklin 2013
The Arsenio Hall Show Self - Guest 2013
The Real Self 2013
Hollywood Game Night Self - Celebrity Player 2013
Movie 43 Lucious (segment "Victory's Glory") 2013
Crash & Bernstein Derek 2012
Home & Family Self - Guest, Self 2012
Larry King Now Himself - Guest 2012
Hart of Dixie Resident 2011
Big Morning Buzz Live Self 2011
The Talk Self 2010
Triple Standard Lewis 2010
The Playboy Morning Show Self 2010
NCIS: Los Angeles Naval Flight Officer Randall Baker 2009
iCarly Friend #1 2007
The Game Bryce 'Blue' Westbrook / Bryce Westbrook, Bryce 'Blue' Westbrook, Bryce Westbrook 2006
YourLA Self 2006
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
Invasion Solider 2005
How I Met Your Mother Sound Guy 2005
Related College Student 2005
Grey's Anatomy DJ 2005
NCIS Marine PFC Thomas 'Tommy' Hill 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself 2003
Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored Extra 1996
Entertainment Tonight Himself (archive footage) 1981
The Dating Game Himself 1965

Director Filmography

Rap Sh!t 2022
Insecure 2016

Producer Filmography

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