Jay R. Ferguson

Jay R. Ferguson

  • Born on
    • July 25th, 1974
Jay Rowland Ferguson Jr. (born July 25, 1974) is an American actor. Best known as Taylor Newton in Evening Shade (1990-1994), Stan Rizzo in Mad Men (2010-2015), and Ben in The Conners (2018-present). Ferguson was born in Dallas, Texas. In 1989, Ferguson played Ponyboy Curtis in the television adaptation of S. E. Hinton's novel The Outsiders.[1] His notable television roles include Taylor Newton in four seasons of the CBS sitcom Evening Shade, Dr. Todd Hooper on Judging Amy, Rich Connelly in the 2005 NBC television series Surface, Agent Warren Russell on the Showtime series Sleeper Cell, Stan Rizzo on the AMC series Mad Men, and as Pat O'Neal, the father of the O'Neal family in the ABC series The Real O'Neals. His film roles include Billy in Higher Learning, Elmer Conway in The Killer Inside Me, and Keith Clayton in The Lucky One. In 2018, he played Chip Curry in the CBS sitcom Living Biblically. Since 2018, he has played Darlene's boss (and eventual lover), Ben, in The Conners.

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Acting (18 Credits)

2019Briarpatch as Jake Spivey
2018The Romanoffs as Joe Garner
2018Living Biblically as Chip Curry
2016A Stand Up Guy as Manny
2016The Real O'Neals as Pat O'Neal
2015Club Life as Steven
2014Back in the Day as Mark
2012The Lucky One as Keith Clayton
2010The Killer Inside Me as Elmer Conway
2007Mad Men as Stan Rizzo
2005Surface as Rich Connelly
2001Hollywood Palms as Riley
2000The in Crowd as Andy
1998Girl as Parker Blackman
1997Campfire Tales as Cliff (segment "The Campfire")
1995Higher Learning as Billy
1990The Outsiders as Ponyboy Curtis
1990Evening Shade as Taylor Newton


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