Jayson Warner Smith

Atlanta native Jayson Warner Smith is an actor in film, television and theatre. He started in theatre at age nine and since that time, Jayson has been in a play a TV show or a film every year of his life. "It's just always been what I was best at and what I really loved to do." "Nothing made me happier than collaborating with other artists to create something new."

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)

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With the 70s behind him, San Diego's top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy, returns to take New York's first 24-hour news channel by storm.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam McKay
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Steve Carell  •  Paul Rudd  •  Christina Applegate

With the 70s behind him, San Diego's top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy, returns to take New York's first 24-hour news channel by storm.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam McKay
CAST:  Will Ferrell  •  Steve Carell  •  Paul Rudd  •  Christina Applegate

Fatwa (2006)

In the midst of a personal crisis, junior senator Maggie Davidson (Holly) ascertains that she's the subject of a terrorist plot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Carter
CAST:  Lauren Holly  •  John Doman  •  Roger Guenveur Smith  •  Angus Macfadyen

In the midst of a personal crisis, junior senator Maggie Davidson (Holly) ascertains that she's the subject of a terrorist plot.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Carter
CAST:  Lauren Holly  •  John Doman  •  Roger Guenveur Smith  •  Angus Macfadyen

The People v. Leo Frank (2009)

In 1913, little Mary Phagan is found dead at the National Pencil Factory in Atlanta. Police quickly decide that the Jewish Superintendent, Leo Frank, should be held responsible. The trial commences with both prosecution and defense lawyers using ad hominen as the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Loeterman
CAST:  Will Janowitz  •  Seth Gilliam  •  Jayson Warner Smith  •  Steve Coulter

In 1913, little Mary Phagan is found dead at the National Pencil Factory in Atlanta. Police quickly decide that the Jewish Superintendent, Leo Frank, should be held responsible. The trial commences with both prosecution and defense lawyers using ad hominen as the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Loeterman
CAST:  Will Janowitz  •  Seth Gilliam  •  Jayson Warner Smith  •  Steve Coulter

Mississippi Grind (2015)

Mysterious

Gerry is a talented but down-on-his-luck gambler whose fortunes begin to change when he meets Curtis, a younger, highly charismatic poker player. The two strike up an immediate friendship and Gerry quickly persuades his new friend to accompany him on a road trip ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anna Boden  •  Ryan Fleck
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Ben Mendelsohn  •  Sienna Miller  •  Analeigh Tipton

Gerry is a talented but down-on-his-luck gambler whose fortunes begin to change when he meets Curtis, a younger, highly charismatic poker player. The two strike up an immediate friendship and Gerry quickly persuades his new friend to accompany him on a road trip ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anna Boden  •  Ryan Fleck
CAST:  Ryan Reynolds  •  Ben Mendelsohn  •  Sienna Miller  •  Analeigh Tipton

42 (2013)

The powerful story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The film follows the innovative Dodgers’ general manager Branch Rickey, the MLB executive who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Helgeland
CAST:  Chadwick Boseman  •  T.R. Knight  •  Harrison Ford  •  Nicole Beharie

The powerful story of Jackie Robinson, the legendary baseball player who broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier when he joined the roster of the Brooklyn Dodgers. The film follows the innovative Dodgers’ general manager Branch Rickey, the MLB executive who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Brian Helgeland
CAST:  Chadwick Boseman  •  T.R. Knight  •  Harrison Ford  •  Nicole Beharie

The Book of Love (2017)

After tragedy strikes Henry and Penny, he befriends a tenacious young girl and discovers she is constructing a raft to sail across the Atlantic to find her lost father. Together, along with some unlikely friends, they set forth to construct the vessel and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Purple
CAST:  Jason Sudeikis  •  Maisie Williams  •  Jessica Biel  •  Mary Steenburgen

After tragedy strikes Henry and Penny, he befriends a tenacious young girl and discovers she is constructing a raft to sail across the Atlantic to find her lost father. Together, along with some unlikely friends, they set forth to construct the vessel and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Purple
CAST:  Jason Sudeikis  •  Maisie Williams  •  Jessica Biel  •  Mary Steenburgen

The Way of War (2009)

Paramilitary operative David Wolfe stumbles upon an international conspiracy connecting presidential cabinet members to a Middle Eastern terrorist plot. Wanting to expose the truth, Wolfe defies orders and returns to the US as an army of one fighting for American ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Carter
CAST:  Cuba Gooding Jr.  •  J.K. Simmons  •  John Terry  •  Jaclyn DeSantis

Paramilitary operative David Wolfe stumbles upon an international conspiracy connecting presidential cabinet members to a Middle Eastern terrorist plot. Wanting to expose the truth, Wolfe defies orders and returns to the US as an army of one fighting for American ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Carter
CAST:  Cuba Gooding Jr.  •  J.K. Simmons  •  John Terry  •  Jaclyn DeSantis

Robotech: Love Live Alive (2013)

It is the year 2031, as the spores of the Flower of Life spread over the remains of the SDF-1 and SDF-2, the Invid land out of Hyperspace, on a head-on collision with the Earth. They crash on the spot, quickly turning it into their massive hive, later to be called ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Frank Catalano  •  Cam Clarke  •  Richard Epcar  •  Barbara Goodson

It is the year 2031, as the spores of the Flower of Life spread over the remains of the SDF-1 and SDF-2, the Invid land out of Hyperspace, on a head-on collision with the Earth. They crash on the spot, quickly turning it into their massive hive, later to be called ...  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Frank Catalano  •  Cam Clarke  •  Richard Epcar  •  Barbara Goodson

99 Homes (2014)

Dark

After his family is evicted from their home, proud and desperate construction worker Dennis Nash tries to win his home back by striking a deal with the devil and working for Rick Carver, the corrupt real estate broker who evicted him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ramin Bahrani
CAST:  Andrew Garfield  •  Laura Dern  •  Michael Shannon  •  Tim Guinee

After his family is evicted from their home, proud and desperate construction worker Dennis Nash tries to win his home back by striking a deal with the devil and working for Rick Carver, the corrupt real estate broker who evicted him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ramin Bahrani
CAST:  Andrew Garfield  •  Laura Dern  •  Michael Shannon  •  Tim Guinee

Christine (2016)

The story of Christine Chubbuck, a 1970s TV reporter struggling with depression and professional frustrations as she tries to advance her career.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antonio Campos
CAST:  Rebecca Hall  •  Michael C. Hall  •  Maria Dizzia  •  Tracy Letts

The story of Christine Chubbuck, a 1970s TV reporter struggling with depression and professional frustrations as she tries to advance her career.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antonio Campos
CAST:  Rebecca Hall  •  Michael C. Hall  •  Maria Dizzia  •  Tracy Letts

The Birth of a Nation (2016)

Nat Turner, a former slave in America, leads a liberation movement in 1831 to free African-Americans in Virginia that results in a violent retaliation from whites.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nate Parker
CAST:  Nate Parker  •  Armie Hammer  •  Aja Naomi King  •  Jackie Earle Haley

Nat Turner, a former slave in America, leads a liberation movement in 1831 to free African-Americans in Virginia that results in a violent retaliation from whites.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nate Parker
CAST:  Nate Parker  •  Armie Hammer  •  Aja Naomi King  •  Jackie Earle Haley

I Saw the Light (2016)

Singer and songwriter Hank Williams rises to fame in the 1940s, but alcohol abuse and infidelity take a toll on his career and marriage to fellow musician Audrey Mae Williams.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Abraham
CAST:  Tom Hiddleston  •  Elizabeth Olsen  •  David Krumholtz  •  Bradley Whitford

Singer and songwriter Hank Williams rises to fame in the 1940s, but alcohol abuse and infidelity take a toll on his career and marriage to fellow musician Audrey Mae Williams.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Marc Abraham
CAST:  Tom Hiddleston  •  Elizabeth Olsen  •  David Krumholtz  •  Bradley Whitford

The Joneses (2010)

A seemingly perfect family moves into a suburban neighborhood, but when it comes to the truth as to why they're living there, they don't exactly come clean with their neighbors.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Derrick Borte
CAST:  David Duchovny  •  Demi Moore  •  Amber Heard  •  Benjamin Hollingsworth

A seemingly perfect family moves into a suburban neighborhood, but when it comes to the truth as to why they're living there, they don't exactly come clean with their neighbors.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Derrick Borte
CAST:  David Duchovny  •  Demi Moore  •  Amber Heard  •  Benjamin Hollingsworth

Thank You for Your Service (2017)

A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they've left the battlefield.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jason Hall
CAST:  Miles Teller  •  Haley Bennett  •  Joe Cole  •  Amy Schumer

A group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life, while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they've left the battlefield.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jason Hall
CAST:  Miles Teller  •  Haley Bennett  •  Joe Cole  •  Amy Schumer

American Made (2017)

The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Doug Liman
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Sarah Wright  •  Domhnall Gleeson  •  Alejandro Edda

The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Doug Liman
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Sarah Wright  •  Domhnall Gleeson  •  Alejandro Edda

Billionaire Boys Club (2018)

A group of wealthy boys in Los Angeles during the early 1980s establishes a get rich quick scam that turns deadly.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Cox
CAST:  Ansel Elgort  •  Kevin Spacey  •  Taron Egerton  •  Emma Roberts

A group of wealthy boys in Los Angeles during the early 1980s establishes a get rich quick scam that turns deadly.  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Cox
CAST:  Ansel Elgort  •  Kevin Spacey  •  Taron Egerton  •  Emma Roberts

St. Agatha (2018)

St. Agatha is set in the 1950s in small town Georgia. A pregnant con woman named Agatha is on the run and seeks refuge in a convent hidden in deafening isolation. What first starts out as the perfect place to have a child turns into a dark lair where silence is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Darren Lynn Bousman
CAST:  Sabrina Kern  •  Carolyn Hennesy  •  Courtney Halverson  •  Seth Michaels

St. Agatha is set in the 1950s in small town Georgia. A pregnant con woman named Agatha is on the run and seeks refuge in a convent hidden in deafening isolation. What first starts out as the perfect place to have a child turns into a dark lair where silence is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Darren Lynn Bousman
CAST:  Sabrina Kern  •  Carolyn Hennesy  •  Courtney Halverson  •  Seth Michaels

The Devil to Pay (2020)

After the disappearance of her husband, a struggling farmer in an isolated Appalachian community fights to save her son when the cold-hearted matriarch of the oldest family on the mountain demands payment of a debt that could destroy a decade's old truce.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruckus Skye  •  Lane Skye
CAST:  Danielle Deadwyler  •  Catherine Dyer  •  Jayson Warner Smith  •  Parisa Johnston

After the disappearance of her husband, a struggling farmer in an isolated Appalachian community fights to save her son when the cold-hearted matriarch of the oldest family on the mountain demands payment of a debt that could destroy a decade's old truce.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ruckus Skye  •  Lane Skye
CAST:  Danielle Deadwyler  •  Catherine Dyer  •  Jayson Warner Smith  •  Parisa Johnston

Only (2020)

After a comet releases a mysterious virus that begins to kill all of the women in the world, a young couple's relationship is severely tested. They hide out (from both the illness and the savages who hunt the remaining women) in their over-sterilized apartment. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Takashi Doscher
CAST:  Freida Pinto  •  Leslie Odom Jr.  •  Chandler Riggs  •  Jayson Warner Smith

After a comet releases a mysterious virus that begins to kill all of the women in the world, a young couple's relationship is severely tested. They hide out (from both the illness and the savages who hunt the remaining women) in their over-sterilized apartment. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Takashi Doscher
CAST:  Freida Pinto  •  Leslie Odom Jr.  •  Chandler Riggs  •  Jayson Warner Smith

Where the Crawdads Sing

Abandoned by her family, Kya raises herself all alone in the marshes outside of her small town. When her former boyfriend is found dead, Kya is instantly branded by the local townspeople and law enforcement as the prime suspect for his murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olivia Newman
CAST:  Daisy Edgar-Jones  •  Harris Dickinson  •  Taylor John Smith  •  David Strathairn

Abandoned by her family, Kya raises herself all alone in the marshes outside of her small town. When her former boyfriend is found dead, Kya is instantly branded by the local townspeople and law enforcement as the prime suspect for his murder.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olivia Newman
CAST:  Daisy Edgar-Jones  •  Harris Dickinson  •  Taylor John Smith  •  David Strathairn