Name: Jay Ellis
Profession: TV Actor
Gender: Male
Age: 42
Birth Place: Charleston - South Carolina
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

Jay Ellis

Jay Ellis is a TV Actor, and he was born on 27 December - 1981(42 years old) in South Carolina. Jay Ellis zodiac sign is Capricorn. More detailed information about Jay Ellis given below.

About Jay Ellis

Actor and model best known for his role as Bryce Westbrook in the TV show The Game. In 2013, he also starred in Movie 43.


He was a featured model in campaigns for Air Jordan, The Gap, and Abercrombie & Fitch.

Jay Ellis before fame

He was a football scholarship student at Concordia University in Portland, Oregon, where he also served as the student body president.

Achievement of Jay Ellis

He modeled for Air Jordan, The Gap, and Abercrombie & Fitch, among others.

Salary 2020

Not known

Net Worth 2020

$3 Million

Jay Ellis family life

He was born to a military family in South Carolina and spent his boyhood in a variety of locations, including the Philippines and Germany. He was an only child growing up. He got engaged to Nina Senicar in the summer of 2019 and the couple welcomed a daughter named Nora together in November 2019.

Associations of Jay Ellis

Josh Henderson, a fellow TV actor, and he went to high school together in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and became fast friends.

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Jay Ellis Timeline

  • 1981

    Wendell Ramone Ellis Jr. was born on December 27, 1981, in Sumter, South Carolina. His father worked for the Air Force, while his mother worked as a finance executive. He is the only child of the family. He went to 12 schools in 13 years, before attending Concordia University in Oregon, where he played basketball. Ellis worked as a public relations intern for the Portland Trail Blazers during their infamous "Jail Blazers" era. After completing his internship, Ellis switched his focus to modeling and started working with Portland-based sportswear companies like Nike, Adidas and Columbia Sportswear.

  • 2004

    In 2004, he moved to Los Angeles to focus on his acting career. Ellis launched his career as a professional actor in 2005, when he appeared briefly in single episodes of the television series Invasion and Related. In 2011-2012, he made appearances on the series Greyu0027s Anatomy, NCIS and How I Met Your Mother.

  • 2013

    His first major acting role was in 2013, starring in BETu0027s series The Game. In August 2015, it was announced that Ellis has joined the cast of HBOu0027s comedy series Insecure, which premiered in October 2016. He plays the role of Lawrence Walker, who has a long-term relationship with main character Issa Dee played by Issa Rae. For his work on the show, Ellis received the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series award at the 49th NAACP Image Awards. In 2017, Ellis partnered with leading HIV/AIDS research organization, amfAR, to help eradicate the staggering rates of HIV cases in the black community.

  • 2019

    Ellis has been in a relationship with Serbian model and actress Nina Seniu010dar since 2015. Their daughter was born in November 2019.

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Jay Ellis was born on 27 December, 1981.

Jay Ellis is from Charleston - South Carolina.

Jay Ellis is 42 year old.

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