Caption: Still of Jay Karnes in V (2009)
Born: June 27, 1963
Star sign: Cancer
Height: 6' 3" (1.91 m)
Known for: The Shield (2002), Setup (2011), Broken Angel (2008), The Next Best Thing (2000)
Jay Karnes was born in Omaha, NE and attended the University of Kansas, where he studied theatre, history, and political science. He has performed extensively in the regional theater, including in The Tempest, Two Noble Kinsman, Richard II, Macbeth, Coriolanus, Love's Labor's Lost, and Tom Stoppard's Arcadia, as a company member at The Oregon ...