After graduating from Evergreen State College with a degree in Film, Jay began working in TV animation for DIC Entertainment.
In 2010 he wrote, directed and produced the feature "RESOLUTION" for Alpine Pictures gaining industry accolades, which sold all major foreign territories and played at smaller national film festivals. He also directed and produced the features “IN A DARK PLACE”, “FRANKIE”, “SOFIA” and “URBAN TERRORIST”.
Several of his feature screenplays including “BREATHE”, “NIGHT MURMURS”, “GARDEN OF MEPHISTO” and “DOG LAND” have been finalists in the prestigious Nicholl Screenwriting Fellowships, Austin Film Festival, Page, Zoetrope and International Screenwriting Awards.
He is also developing a big budget action/comedy “DEMIGOD”, and an epic drama about India, “KARMA”, along with executive producing the comedy reality series “TOUGH GUY” which follows a former Mafia enforcer in his quest for assimilating himself back into legitimate society. He is also the executive producer of the TV series, “G2G DALLAS” and “COUNTRY DOC”.
Known For: In a Dark Place (2005) | Resolution (2001) | Tough Guy (2010) | Frankie (2008)
Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi