Jay DeVon Johnson

Actor | Miscellaneous Crew
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KNOWN FOR 
Vice Principals (2016-2017) | Chicago Heights (2009) | Red Zone (2014)
AKA 
Gerrold Johnson | Jay Johnson
HEIGHT 
6' 1" (1.85m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 38-53
GUILDS *
SAG-AFTRA
ETHNICITY *
African American
HAIR *
Black (Short)
EYES *
Brown
WEIGHT *
230 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Athletic
VOICE TYPE *
Bass | Baritone
ATHLETICS *
Volleyball | Softball | Boxing | Track & Field | Bowling | Golf | Tennis | Track & Field | Track & Field | Baseball | Basketball | Football | Weight Lifting  Less
ACCENTS *
Urban/Street/HipHop | Midwest | Southern | Jamaican  Less
WORK HISTORY *
U.S. Army vet | Commercial | Film | Internet | Theater | Television | Industrial | Radio | Voice Over  Less
JOB TYPES *
Sound | Lighting | Acting | Costumes | Camera Operation | Production | Casting  Less
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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Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (9 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Vice PrincipalsVice Principals (TV Series) Bruce Carter ( 6 episodes, 2016–2017 )  Less 2016–2017 6
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  • Primary photo for If Loving You Is WrongIf Loving You Is Wrong (TV Series) Mailman ( 2 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 2
  • Primary photo for House of CardsHouse of Cards (TV Series) Senior Airman Edwards ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • Chapter 55 (May 30, 2017) Senior Airman Edwards  Less
  • Primary photo for Hap and LeonardHap and Leonard (TV Series) Dad ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for SixSix (TV Series) On-Air Reporter ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
    • End Game (Mar 8, 2017) On-Air Reporter  Less
  • Primary photo for The InspectorsThe Inspectors (TV Series) Franklin / Franklin Barry ( 5 episodes, 2015–2017 )  Less 2015–2017 5
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  • Primary photo for ResurrectionResurrection (TV Series) Newscaster ( 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 ) , Army COL Chris Billings ( 1 episode, 2013 ) , On Set Advisor ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010–2013 19
    • Jackpot (Apr 28, 2013) Army 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
  • Den of Thieves * – Monroe Weir Christian Gundegast
  • The Favorite * – Dr. Okobe Curtis Graham
  • The Last Soul on a Summer Night * – Pastor Curtis Hartman Daniel Nearing, 923films
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • If Loving You is Wrong * – Mailman Tyler Perry
  • Vice Principals * – Bruce Carter, Recurring Co-star Danny McBride, Jody Hill
  • The Inspectors * – Franklin Barry, Recurring Co-star Bryan Curb, Michael J. Leone
  • Six * – News Anchor Alex Graves
  • House of Cards * – Air Force Veteran Alik Sakharov
  • Hap & Leonard (Sundance) * – Dad Tim Southam
  • Resurrection * – News Anchor Daniel Attias
  • Army Wives Season 4 * – Key Military Adviser / MAJ Johnson ABC/Lifetime - Various Dirs.
  • Red Zone (CBS pilot) * – NPR Commentator James Foley
  • Cong. Medal of Honor Society Opening Ceremony telecast * – Co-anchor Jumpmaster Productions/Ed Tracy
  • News/Sports * – Anchor/Reporter U.S. Army
CommercialsCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • "What if" * – Radio VO Consumers Energy of Michigan
  • Toys4Tots * – VO Monacles Pizza/Big Shoulders Productions
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Grey Gardens (The Musical) * – Brooks Keely Enright
  • Fences * – Jim Bono Mark Gorman
  • It Was at Midnight * – Boaz (Supporting) Your Majesty Entertainment/Tiffini Funches
  • Who's Covering you? The Revelation * – Mr. Green/Voice of Reporter/Voice of God SUV Entertainment - Margaret James
  • A Nice Murder Mystery (Improv) * – Paw Nice Sarantos Studios - Ted Sarantos
HostingCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Cabaret Canteen: The Music that Got us Through * – Host/MC Chicago Cabaret Professionals
  • Star Spangled Salute Annual Gala * – MC USO-Illinois
  • Radio Shows (various formats) * – On air personality U.S. Army
IndustrialCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • FAA Training * – Host VarnerMiller
  • I. A.M. Strong Training video * – 1st Sergeant Lee U.S. Army
  • Various Training Videos * – Video Course Narrator Noggin Labs, Inc.
  • Training Talk * – Host/Interviewer Vertex Solutions, Inc. - Kevin Oleksy
Voice OverCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Various (Harris Bank, Capital One, AOL, Abbott Labs) * – Announcer Noggin Labs, Inc.
InternetCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Bill Weiner: HS Guidance Counselor * – Mr. Cox Patrick Michalak
  • In Between * – Bill Ok Guys Productions
  • The Power of One (Political ad) * – Speaker #4 24 TRUTH Productions

Education (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • American Military University * – MA 2008 Charles Town, WV
  • Park University * – BS - Social Psychology 1997 Parkville, MO
  • U. of Maryland-UC * – AA-Liberal Studies 1995 Adelphi, MD
SPECIAL TRAININGYEARCITY/STATE
  • Theater 99 * – Intro to Improv, Andy Livengood 2017 Charleston, SC
  • South of Broadway Theater * – Advanced Acting Technique, Mark Gorman 2015 Charleston, SC
  • Sound Advice * – Fundamentals of Acting I & II, Joanne Sylvestrak 2007 Chicago, IL
  • Act One Studios, Inc * – Commercial Technique, Colleen Archer | Jeff Swinney | Kate McClanaghan 2008 Chicago, IL
  • Sarantos Studios * – Intro to Acting, Various 1990 Chicago, IL
  • Theater 99 * – Broadcast Journalism, Andy Livengood 2017 Charleston, SC

Additional Awards (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

EVENTYEAR
  • Theater Charleston Awards * – Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Play 2015
  • Emmy Award * – Oustanding Acheivement for Special Event - Live 2010
  • Army Newswatch * – Telly (Gold) 2001
  • Defense Department * – Military Photographer of the Year (Video Division) 1998

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

TITLE
  • Custom Protection Officer *
  • On-set Military Advisor *
  • Broadcast Operations Officer *
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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