Caption: Still of Ben Mark Holdzberg, Kristin Kreuk and Jay Ryan in Beauty and the Beast (2012)
Born: August 29, 1981
Star sign: Virgo
Height: 6' 0¾" (1.85 m)
Known for: Beauty and the Beast (2012), Go Girls (2009), Neighbours (1985), Sea Patrol (2007)
Born in Auckland-New Zealand, Jay made the move across to Australia at the age of 19 to take on the role of Jack Scully in Network Ten's long running series, "Neighbours" and as Seaman Billy 'Spider' Webb in the Nine Network's "Sea Patrol". He has also appeared in "Young Hercules", "Xena: Warrior Princess" with Lucy Lawless, "Superfire", "Being ...