Kw-halloween-logo-small

Jay Hernandez Biography

Whoa! Is Jay hot or what?!?
Jay Hernandez
Jay Hernandez stars with Kirsten Dunst in Crazy/Beautiful.
Jay Hernandez
Birthdate: February 20, 1978
Real, Full Name: Javier Hernandez

Jay Hernandez, the California Kid

Jay Hernandez grew up in Montebello, California. Jay Hernandez was discovered by talent agent, Howard Tyner, while riding in the elevator of a Hollywood highrise. The well-known manager thought that Jay had star qualities and suggested that he try acting.

Jay Hernandez: Hang Time

After taking the talent agent up on his advice, Jay Hernandez landed his first acting role playing Antonio Lopez on an NBC Saturday morning basketball sitcom, Hang Time. Hernandez's character was instantly popular and the role lasted two years. Jay Hernandez went on to co-star in the TV show Living the Life but it didn't get a lot of exposure.

Jay Hernandez: Crazy, Torque & More:

Jay Hernandez's biggest break came when he landed the male lead in the teen angst flick Crazy/Beautiful, starring Kirsten Dunst and Taryn Manning. Hernandez played Carlos Nunez, the good but poor Latino boy who falls for the upper class bad girl, played by Dunst. Jay Hernandez followed the role up with parts in The Rookie, Joy Ride and Torque.

Jay Hernandez - Did U Know?
  • When Jay Hernandez is not acting he loves to play sports and read.
  • Jay Hernandez still lives at home with his parents,Isis and Javier Hernandez.
  • Howard Tyner, the man who discovered Jay Hernandez and became his agent and mentor, died suddenly just before the premiere of Crazy/Beautiful.

    Jay Hernandez Says...
    "Yeah, it's a little unfair, huh? How did I get here?"

    Related Stories:

  • Singer - Ricky Martin Biography
  • Singer/Actor - Jennifer Lopez Biography
  • Singer - Shakira Biography
  • >
    >

    readers voted!

    Comments

    there are 0 comments

    Please login or register to add comments


    like this article?
    Sign up now to get more just like!

    latest videos

    F994868163187

    Who's Your Fave Young Hottie?

    • Jay Hernandez makes my temp rise.
    • Freddie Prinze Jr. is a cuttie.
    • Josh Hartnett gives me a fever!
    • Christian Kane is so sexy.

    related stories

    Entertainment in the forums

    Kirsteeeeen
    Kirsteeeeen posted in Celebs:
    Miley
    reply about 5 hours
    Kirsteeeeen
    Kirsteeeeen posted in TV Shows:
    Phineas and Ferb
    reply about 5 hours
    Sana11
    Sana11 posted in Celebs:
    Lady Gaga has legit style and she stands up for bullying and her music 's really good whereas Miley Cyrus stands up for all the wrong doings in society. 
    reply about 6 hours
    Jerome_all_day
    Jerome_all_day posted in Celebs:
    man miley cyrus is better than lady gaga better than any one she cute and can sing soooooooo
    reply about 7 hours
    -aloneforever-
    -aloneforever- posted in Celebs:
    Lady Gaga's better!
    reply about 7 hours

    play online games

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    Big_icon_(7)

    Have you ever fancied being a ranger like those fantasy characters you love so m...

    Big_icon_(4)

    You run across the city in a car chase with the police officers.

    Big_icon_(6)

    The evil master kidnapped all of your friends!

    Ow_fright_ad_100x100

    Explore the world or hang out with friends in your own condo. Get a unique look,...