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Jayson Williams

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Jayson Ward Williams, originally a product of Harrisburg, PA, discovered at the age of 8, that acting was to be his lot in life. Even after being discouraged by many, he decided to set forth a course of action, to obtain this dream.After graduating from the Harrisburg Arts Magnet, he was accepted to The Carnegie Mellon School of Drama, where he received a BFA in Acting. Upon graduation, Jayson headed for New York, where he continues to have success as a working actor.His credits include guest starring and supporting roles on HBO's VEEP, White Collar, Law & Order, The Sopranos, NYPD Blue, and the TNT movie Word of Honor. He is soon to begin production on his first big screen role in the upcoming Richard Gere/Dakota Fanning picture "Franny."He has done principal work in numerous national commercials, some of which include Burger King, Subway, Lowes, Fed -Ex and KFC, along with stage work in various places.Jayson has also taught acting at the world renowned Freedom Theater of Philadelphia and at the prestigious Pennsylvania Governors School for the Arts.He has recently begun his journey into the directing realm. Directing a Music Video, a spec commercial for Doritos and The Philadelphia based talk show, "The Hype."Along with these ventures, Jayson has also just finished writing his first sitcom entitled "Paid Parking."  See full bio on IMDb »

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Jayson Williams - Free to Booze Before Prison

Jayson Williams - Free to Booze Before Prison

Former NBA star Jayson Williams will have four days to drown his sorrows before heading to prison next week ... because the alcohol monitoring bracelet is coming off. Jayson's lawyer, Linda… READ MORE >

Jayson Williams Robbed, $150K in Stuff Taken

Jayson Williams Robbed, $150K in Stuff Taken

Jayson Williams is allegedly the victim of a crime -- for a change -- after a report says his home was broken into and a slew of sports memorabilia, electronics and jewelry were stolen.Among the… READ MORE >

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Jayson Williams Blasted When He Crashed

Jayson Williams Blasted When He Crashed

Jayson Williams' blood alcohol level was .24 -- 3 times the legal limit -- when he crashed his SUV last week ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ.Williams was arrested for DWI after his vehicle… READ MORE >

- 2421 days ago
Jayson Williams Cops Plea in Shooting

Jayson Williams Cops Plea in Shooting

Former NBA star Jayson Williams -- who is being retried for allegedly killing his limo driver -- dodged a bullet himself by copping a plea. Williams, who was being retried for reckless… READ MORE >

- 2421 days ago
Jayson Williams -- Ordered to SCRAM

Jayson Williams -- Ordered to SCRAM

Disgraced NBA star Jayson Williams will have a shiny new accessory for the winter season -- an alcohol monitoring anklet. Williams just faced a judge in NY -- via a video conference -- in his DUI… READ MORE >

- 2425 days ago
Witness: Williams Drove into Oncoming Traffic

Witness: Williams Drove into Oncoming Traffic

Jayson Williams drunkenly drove across four lanes of oncoming traffic before smashing his Mercedes into a tree earlier this week -- this according to a witness whose testimony is being used in… READ MORE >

- 2425 days ago
Jayson Willams Arraigned Live from Hospital

Jayson Willams Arraigned Live from Hospital

Jayson Williams will be arraigned Thursday morning -- from his hospital bed, law enforcement sources tell TMZ.Williams is still in Bellevue Hospital's criminal ward recovering from serious… READ MORE >

- 2425 days ago
Jayson Williams -- Caught on Tape

Jayson Williams -- Caught on Tape

Jayson Williams was driving the SUV that crashed early this AM, and there's video to prove it ... this according to law enforcement sources.We're told in addition to video, there are independent… READ MORE >

- 2427 days ago
Jayson Williams Suffers Fractured Neck

Jayson Williams Suffers Fractured Neck

Jayson Williams fractured his neck in a car accident this morning ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ.We're told Williams is in the prison ward in the emergency room at Bellevue Hospital Center… READ MORE >

- 2427 days ago
Ex-NBA Star Slams Into Tree, Arrested for DWI

Ex-NBA Star Slams Into Tree, Arrested for DWI

Former NBA star Jayson Williams was arrested on suspicion of DWI early this morning -- after his SUV struck a tree in Manhattan around 3:15 AM.Williams, whose vehicle careened into a tree just off… READ MORE >

- 2427 days ago

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