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List of famous people named Jay, along with photos. How many celebrities named Jay can you think of? The famous Jays below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Jay, athletes named Jay, and even political figures named Jay. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Jay? Add them to the list.

There are plenty of comedians named Jay that'll tickle your funny bone. Jay Mohr and Jay Pharaoh are actors, stand up comedians and past cast members from Saturday Night Live. And of course, one of the greatest comedians and talk shows hosts of all time, Jay Leno must be mentioned as well. 

We've got some athletic Jays on this list. Jay Bruce, right fielder of the Cincinnati Reds, and Jay Cutler grace this list.

Jay Leno is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Leno James Douglas Muir "Jay" Leno is an American comedian, actor, writer, producer, voice actor and television host. Leno was the host of NBC's The Tonight Show with Jay Leno from 1992 to ...more

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Jay Cutler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Cutler Jay Christopher Cutler is an American football quarterback for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the first round of the 2006 NFL Draft. ...more

Jay Baruchel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Baruchel Jonathan Adam Saunders "Jay" Baruchel is a Canadian actor and comedian. He plays Josh Greenberg, the main character, in the FXX comedy television series Man Seeking Woman, and played ...more

Jay Mohr is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Mohr Jay Ferguson Cox Mohr is an American actor, stand-up comedian and radio host. He is known for his role as Professor Rick Payne in the TV series Ghost Whisperer, the title role in the CBS sitcom ...more

Jay Bruce is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Bruce Jay Allen Bruce is an American professional baseball right fielder for the Cincinnati Reds of Major League Baseball. He has been named an All-Star twice during his career.

Jay Park is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Park Jay Park is an American singer, dancer, rapper, music producer, songwriter, model, choreographer, entrepreneur, and actor. He is a member of the Seattle-based b-boy crew, Art of Movement. As ...more

Jay Bunyan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Bunyan Jay Ryan is an actor

Jay Pharoah is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Pharoah Jared Antonio Farrow, better known by his stage name Jay Pharoah, is an American actor, stand-up comedian, impressionist, rapper, and voice actor. He joined the cast of NBC's Saturday Night Live ...more

Jay Chou is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Chou Jay Chou is a Taiwanese singer, songwriter, record producer and actor. In 2000, Chou released his debut album, titled Jay, under the record company Alfa Music. Since then his music has gained ...more

Jay Rockefeller is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Rockefeller John Davison "Jay" Rockefeller IV is a former United States Senator from West Virginia, serving from 1985 to 2015. He was first elected to the Senate in 1984, while in office as ...more

Jay Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Hernandez Javier Manuel "Jay" Hernandez, Jr. is an American actor.

Jay Buhner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Buhner Jay Campbell Buhner, nicknamed "Bone", is a former Major League Baseball right fielder. He was among the most recognizable players of his day, noted for his shaved head, thick goatee, ...more

Jay Sean is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Sean Kamaljit Singh Jhooti, better known by his stage name Jay Sean, is a British singer-songwriter and rapper. He debuted in the UK's Asian Underground scene as a member of the Rishi Rich Project ...more

Jay Bouwmeester is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Bouwmeester Jay Daniel Bouwmeester is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman playing for the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League. He was a first round selection, third overall, of the ...more

Jay Chandrasekhar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Chandrasekhar Jayanth Jambulingam "Jay" Chandrasekhar is an American actor, comedian, writer, and director best known for his work with the sketch comedy group Broken Lizard and for directing and ...more

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Jay Lethal is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Lethal Jamar "Jay" Shipman better known by his ring name Jay Lethal, is an American professional wrestler currently signed to Ring of Honor, where he is in his second reign as the ROH World ...more

Jay Rock is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Rock Johnny Reed McKinzie, Jr, better known by his stage name Jay Rock, is an American rapper from Watts, Los Angeles, California. Jay Rock grew up in Watts, known for its low income, as well as its ...more

Jay Bell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Bell Jay Stuart Bell is a former Major League Baseball shortstop and second baseman who played for the Cleveland Indians, Pittsburgh Pirates, Kansas City Royals, Arizona Diamondbacks and New York ...more

Jay Bilas is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Bilas Jay Scot Bilas is an American college basketball analyst for ESPN, a former NCAA Tournament Announcer with CBS Sports, as well as former college basketball player. He is also a practicing

Jay Novacek is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Novacek Jay McKinley Novacek is a former American football tight end in the National Football League who played for the St. Louis/Phoenix Cardinals and the Dallas Cowboys. Novacek was a five-time Pro ...more

Jay Manuel is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Manuel Jay Manuel is a Canadian American make-up artist. He is most recognizable as the director of photo shoots on the popular reality television show America's Next Top Model. Manuel is also the host ...more

Jay Reatard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Reatard Jimmy Lee Lindsey Jr., better known by the stage name Jay Reatard, was an American musician from Memphis, Tennessee. Lindsey was signed to Matador Records. He released recordings as a solo ...more

Jay Williams is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Williams Jason David 'Jay' Williams is an American former basketball player. He played college basketball for the Duke University Blue Devils and professionally for the Chicago Bulls in the NBA. He last ...more

Jay Carney is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Carney James "Jay" Carney was the 29th White House Press Secretary. He was the second person to serve in the position during the presidency of Barack Obama, having replaced Robert Gibbs. ...more

Jay O. Sanders is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay O. Sanders Jay Olcutt Sanders is an American character actor known for his work in theatre, film, and TV. He frequently appears in work at The Public Theatre in New York City.

Jay Electronica is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Electronica Timothy Elpadaro Thedford, better known by his stage name Jay Electronica, is an American hip hop recording artist and record producer from New Orleans. Electronica first gained significant ...more

Jay McGuiness is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay McGuiness Jay McGuiness is a member of the musical group The Wanted.

Jay Silverheels is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Silverheels Jay Silverheels was a First Nations actor. He was well known for his role as Tonto, the faithful Native American companion of the character, The Lone Ranger in a long-running American western ...more

Jay Fiedler is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Fiedler Jay Brian Fiedler is a former American football quarterback in the National Football League.

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Jay Hilgenberg is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Hilgenberg Jay Walter Hilgenberg is a former American football player in the NFL. He played center for the Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns and the New Orleans Saints from 1981 to 1993.

Jay Thomas is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Thomas Jay Thomas is an American actor, comedian, and radio talk show host. His notable television roles include a co-starring role on the second season of Mork and Mindy, Eddie LeBec in Cheers, Jack ...more

Jay Roach is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Roach Matthew Jay Roach is an American film director, producer and screenwriter, best known for directing the Austin Powers films and Meet the Parents.

Jay Gruden is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Gruden Jay Michael Gruden is an American football coach and former quarterback who is currently the head coach of the Washington Redskins of the National Football League. During his time in the Arena ...more

Jay Howell is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Howell Jay Canfield Howell is a former Major League Baseball relief pitcher for the Cincinnati Reds, Chicago Cubs, New York Yankees, Oakland Athletics, Los Angeles Dodgers, Atlanta Braves and Texas ...more

Jay Berwanger is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Berwanger John Jacob "Jay" Berwanger was an American college football player born in Dubuque, Iowa. He was the first winner of the Downtown Athletic Club Trophy in 1935; the trophy is awarded ...more

Jay Brazeau is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Brazeau Jay Brazeau is a Canadian actor and voice actor from Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Jay Ward is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Ward J Troplong "Jay" Ward was an American creator and producer of animated TV cartoon shows. He produced animated series based on such characters as Crusader Rabbit, Rocky & ...more

Jay Kim is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Kim Chang Joon “Jay” Kim is a former member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California and ambassador for Korean-American relations. He was the first Korean-American to be elected to the ...more

Jay Glazer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Glazer Jay Glazer is an American senior writer for FoxSports.com and has been the NFL Insider for NFL on Fox since 2004. He is also a business partner with Randy Couture in MMAthletics based in Las ...more

Jay Cutler is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Cutler Jason Isaac "Jay" Cutler is an American IFBB professional bodybuilder. He is a four time Mr. Olympia winner.

Jay Severin is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Severin Jay Severin is an American political talk radio personality who can currently be heard on TheBlaze Radio Network. Severin previously worked in 2011 and 2012 as an afternoon talk host at Boston's ...more

Jay Rayner is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Rayner Jay Rayner is a British journalist, writer, broadcaster and food critic.

Jay Pandolfo is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Pandolfo Jay Paul Pandolfo is a former American professional ice hockey forward. He spent most of his National Hockey League career with the New Jersey Devils before playing the 2011–12 season with the ...more

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Jay Ziskrout is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Ziskrout Jay Ziskrout was the first drummer for Bad Religion, forming the group with schoolmate Brett Gurewitz in 1979 when he was 17 years old. Ziskrout performed on Bad Religion's self-titled EP and ...more

Jay Youngblood is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Youngblood Steven Nicolas Romero was an American professional wrestler better known by his ring name Jay Youngblood. He wrestled in the National Wrestling Alliance's Jim Crockett Promotions in a tag team ...more

Jay Payton is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Payton Jason Lee "Jay" Payton is a former Major League Baseball outfielder. He has played for the New York Mets, Colorado Rockies, San Diego Padres, Boston Red Sox, Oakland Athletics ...more

Jay Schroeder is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Schroeder Jay Brian Schroeder is a former professional American football quarterback in the National Football League who played for the Washington Redskins, Los Angeles Raiders, Cincinnati Bengals and ...more

Jay Sandrich is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Sandrich Jay Henry Sandrich is an American television director; he is son of film director Mark Sandrich. Sandrich began his television work in the mid-1950s as a second assistant director with Desilu ...more

Jay Munly is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay Munly Jay Munly is a banjo player, guitarist, singer, and songwriter based in Denver, Colorado. He has played a significant role in the development of the "Denver Sound", music that mixes ...more

Jay London is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Jay
Jay London Jay London is an American stand-up comic, whose one-liner jokes made him a favorite on NBC's Last Comic Standing. Although he did not win either of the two seasons in which he appeared, his ...more