Jason Vail is an American actor who has garnered many roles in film and television over his twenty years plus career. All due in part to his diverse range of character playing. He has portrayed historical figures such as John Wilkes Booth (Film) and John Barrymore (Stage.) He has also played a wide range of lead and supporting roles on TV and film such as cops, police detectives, military types, FBI agents, lawyers, an oil CEO, a D.A., bartender, hit man, reporter, doctors, sports agent, hostile redneck, psychotic killers, vampires, flawed everyman types. You name it, he's probably played it. He is often cast in roles that have a dual personality to them. Example, the good guy that later turns out to be the bad guy or vice versa. Though he admits bad guy roles are truly his favorite characters to play.
Jason's acting career began in the early 1990's and since then he has amassed over 60 films and over three dozen television appearances in nearly every genre in film and television. He most recently acted in features; "Acrimony", "Boo, A Madea Halloween", "Tammy" also, "Million Dollar Arm", and on TV; Nat Geo's - "Killing Reagan", History Channel's "Six", OWN'S The Have and Have Nots, Sony's "Powers", "Being Mary Jane" on B.E.T. as well as FOX's "Sleepy Hollow", CW's "The Originals" AMC's "Halt and Catch Fire", "Drop Dead Diva", Investigation Discover's "Your Worst Nightmare." Past shows include "Guiding Light", "One Life To Life", "All My Children", "Celebrity Ghost Stories", "Unsolved Mysteries" and more to come in 2016-17!
JUST A FEW THINGS TO WATCH OUT FOR 2016-17...
Six on the History Channel, Season airs mid January!
Boo, A Madea Halloween out in theaters NOW!
See me in the next season of The Have and the Have Nots airs in January 2017!
National Geographic Channel's, Killing Reagan, in reruns on Nat Geo channel.
“Family Possessions” Screens at the South Carolina Premiere screening happens on October 29th at the Tapps Art Center in Columbia, SC and the filmmakers and cast will be in attendance. You can purchase tickets at www.tappsartscenter.com. (Jason Vail as Steve Dunn in "Family Possessions", courtesy of Horse Creek Productions 2016)