Jayson Blair is an American actor best known for his starring role as school bully Max Owens in the television comedy series The Hard Times of RJ Berger, from 2010-2011.
He currently stars as Clay Clemmons, Goldie's estranged husband and Shania's father, on the television sitcom The New Normal, since 2012.
Born in Detroit and raised in Macomb Township, Michigan, Blair was encouraged to pursue a career in film and television. Discovered by a Hollywood agent in a Chicago open call, Blair took the plunge and moved to Los Angeles.
Since 2005, he has booked over numerous commercials, including Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, and Honda Civic.
Upon signing with Todd Justice at The Marshak/Zachary Co. in November 2008, Blair has booked roles on Glee, CSI: NY, Heroes (recurring as young Nathan), Rizzoli & Isles, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, 2 Broke Girls and The Protector.