Jay has had a love of great film ever since he saw Fellini's "La Strada" when he was 6 years old. PBS was showing a classic foreign film every Friday night and Jay watched them all. Then later, film studies and drama in school. In college a major in Computer Science and a minor in Film Studies.
Jay has been acting for 18 years now with agents in Texas, Georgia, Hawaii and New Mexico. Recent bookings - the scammer in a Magnum PI, Renee Zellweger's lawyer in The Thing About Pam, and the bartender in Miranda Lambert's mega hit video "If I Was A Cowboy". Jay has been writing/acting/making films with Gerry Olert which have been winning awards in festivals around the globe. His latest feature film "Heart Cycles" is winning awards for screenplay, feature film, acting, score, cinematography and directing,
Jay always had pets growing up in San Antonio (and Comfort, TX) as well as a love for Nature and all animals. About 20 years ago, with his computer science background Jay created a huge software & database system that helps people find their pets in animal service facilities/pounds and through neighborhood posts. The 501(c)(3) Pet Search and Rescue, Inc.