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Jay DeVon Johnson

Miscellaneous Crew | Actor
KNOWN FOR 
Army Wives (2007–2013) | Chicago Heights (2009) | The Last Soul on a Summer Night (2012)
AKA 
Gerrold Johnson | Jay Johnson
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 37-47
GUILDS *
SAG-AFTRA
ETHNICITY *
African American
HAIR *
Black (Short)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
220 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
VOICE TYPE *
Bass
ATHLETICS *
Football | Basketball | Boxing | Baseball | Golf  Less
ACCENTS *
Southern | Midwest
WORK HISTORY *
Internet | Voice Over | Film | Radio | Theater | Industrial | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Acting | Producing
CITIZENSHIP *
United States (without valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
http://www.imdb.me/jaydevonjohnson
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (2 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (3 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for ResurrectionResurrection (TV Series) News Anchor (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Red ZoneRed Zone (TV Movie) NPR Commentator  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Army WivesArmy Wives (TV Series) On Set Military Advisor (17 episodes, 2010), Col. Chris Billings (1 episode, 2013), On Set Advisor (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010–2013 19
    • Jackpot (Apr 28, 2013) Col. Chris Billings  Less
    • Forward March (Aug 22, 2010) On Set Military Advisor (uncredited)  Less
    • Murder in Charleston (Aug 15, 2010) On Set Military Advisor (uncredited)  Less
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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Dustin and Hoffman * – Butler Dan Jones
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Fences * – Jim Bono South of Broadway/Mark Gorman
PrintCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • U. of Phoenix * – Office Manager U. of Phoenix

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • 2010 Midwest Emmy * – Emmy 2010

Prior Job Titles (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

TITLE
  • Security officer *
  • Military adviser to Army Wives *
  • Soldier *

Additional Resume Info (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

UPLOADED RESUME
  • * FILM
    Dustin and Hoffman (SAG short) Butler Dan Jones
    Last Soul on a Summer Night Rev. Curtis Hartman Dan Nearing,9:23 Films
    Sacred Ashes (Short) Eric Keisha Dyson, Gov St. U.

    TELEVISION
    Red Zone [Pilot] NPR commentator James Foley
    Army Wives Col. Chris Billings ABC Studios,
    Lifetime Ch.
    2009 Medal of Honor Convention (Emmy Award) Co-host/Co-Producer NBCChicago.com
    Armed Forces Radio &Television Service Reporter/Anchor/DJ U.S.Army

    WEBISODES
    Bill Weiner: High School Guidance Counselor Jay Cox Patrick Michalak
    In Between Bill Justin Allen, Ok Guys Prod.

    THEATER
    Fences Jim Bono Mark Gorman
    It Was at Midnight Boaz Your Majesty Ent.
    Cabaret Canteen: The Music
    that Got us Through Host/MC Chicago
    Cabaret Pros.
    Who's Covering You Mr. Green, Voice of God,
    Voice of Reporter SUV Productions
    A Nice Murder Mystery Paw Nice Ted Sarantos

    INDUSTRIALS & COMMERCIALS
    Citizen Soldier & Pritzker Military Presents VO Pritzker Mil. Museum/Library
    Flood Check VO Jumpmaster Prod.
    Workspaces Team leader General Services Administration
    Consumers Energy VO/Radio ad Consumers Energy of MI
    Training Talk Host/Interviewer Vertex Solutions, Inc.
    Abbott Labs Pharmaceutical Sales On-camera Narrator Noggin Labs, Inc.
    Various e-learning courses VO Noggin Labs,Inc.
    Star Spangled Salute Annual Gala Military Announcer USO of Illinois
    Various Marketing events over 20 years Announcer/Host U.S. Army

    TRAINING
    Advanced Acting Technique S. of Broadway Theater Mark Gorman Fundamentals of Acting I & II Act One Studios, Chicago Stesha Merle
    Commercial Technique I Act One Studios Joann Sylvestrak
    Voice-over coaching & workshop Sound Advice, Chicago, IL Kate McClanaghan
    Intro to Acting Sarantos Studios, Chicago Ted Sarantos
    Broadcast Journalism Defense Information School Bob Rhunda
    Video Camera Ops
    Audio/video editing Radio Show Host/Production

    SPECIAL SKILLS & HOBBIES
    Poker: Texas Hold'em Golf Basketball Football Boxing
    Military uniforms, drills, etc. Softball/Baseball Weight lifting Teleprompter Weapons (M16; handguns) Southern/Midwest accents
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