Jason Mewes

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New Jersey born and bred actor, who burst onto cinema screens in 1994, playing the grass smoking, fast talking, foul mouthed and over sexed,...but very likable "Jay" in Kevin Smith's hilarious low budget hit Clerks (1994). The off beat & philosophical drug dealing characters of "Jay and Silent Bob" (Mewes and Smith) cropped up again in four more ... See full bio »

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Clerks Jay
Clerks II Jay
Dogma Jay


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  Zombie Bride (pre-production)
Fast Eddie
  Adults Only (TV Series) (announced)
Rick Ravage
- Episode #1.1 ... Rick Ravage (voice)
 2019 Shooting Clerks
Partymeister Lars
 2018 Z Nation (TV Series)
Ghostking 2.0
- Hackerville (2018) ... Ghostking 2.0
 2018 Hollyweed (TV Movie)
 2018 Weight
 2018 Drake: I'm Upset (Video short)
 2016-2018 The Flash (TV Series)
Jay the Security Guard / Humvee Guy
- Null and Annoyed (2018) ... Jay the Security Guard
- The Runaway Dinosaur (2016) ... Humvee Guy
 2017 CarGo
Vin (voice)
 2017 What Would Trejo Do? (TV Series)
Ron (2017)
 2016 100 Monkeys: The Fair (Video short)
Carnival Worker
 2015-2016 TripTank (TV Series)
Michael / Caller / Jimmy
- Deuce Ex Machina (2016) ... Michael (voice)
- Crime Steve Investigation (2016) ... Caller (voice)
- Short Change (2015) ... Jimmy (voice)
 2016 Halloweed
 2016 Bling
Kit (voice)
 2016 Vigilante Diaries
Michael Hanover
 2016 Yoga Hosers
Rogue Cop
 2015 The Last House
 2015 Book of Fire
Fast Eddie
 2015 Randal's Monday (Video Game)
Jay Dealer (voice)
 2015 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Eddie Brooks
- Ua 'o'oloku ke anu i na mauna (2015) ... Eddie Brooks
 2015 Huevos: Little Rooster's Egg-cellent Adventure
Carney (English version, voice)
 2015 Scooby-Doo! And Kiss: Rock and Roll Mystery (Video)
Worker #1 (voice)
 2015 The Night Crew
 2014 Catch of the Day
Jason Mewes
 2014 Devil's Tower
 2013-2014 Vigilante Diaries (TV Series)
Michael Hanover
- Balls to the Wall (2014) ... Michael Hanover
- What's the Point (2014) ... Michael Hanover
- Maniac on the Loose (2014) ... Michael Hanover
- Girls, Guns, & Girls (2014) ... Michael Hanover
- Says Who? (2014) ... Michael Hanover
 2013 Sealman (Short)
Angry Angus (voice)
 2012/II Money Shot
The Pimp
 2012 K-11
Ben Shapiro
 2012 Emerald Acres (TV Movie)
 2012 Rock Jocks
Guard 2
 2012 Noobz
 2012 Fish Hooks (TV Series)
- Bea Sneaks Out (2012) ... Jason (voice)
 2012 The Watermen
 2012 Zombie Hamlet
 2010-2012 Todd and the Book of Pure Evil (TV Series)
- Black Tie Showdown (2012) ... Jimmy
- The Toddyssey (2012) ... Jimmy
- B.Y.O.B.O.P.E. (2012) ... Jimmy
- Deathday Cake (2012) ... Jimmy
- 2 Girls, 1 Tongue (2012) ... Jimmy
 2012/III Noah
Ham (voice)
 2011 Silent But Deadly
 2011 Chick Magnet (Video)
 2011 Breath of Hate
 2011 The Being Frank Show (TV Series)
- Roadtrip to the Oscars: Part Two (2011) ... (uncredited)
 2011 Nite Tales: The Series (TV Series)
Sam Laughlin
- Last Laugh (2011) ... Sam Laughlin
 2010 Yitzy (Short)
 2010 The Last Godfather
 2010 The Newest Pledge
Professor Street
 2010 Repo
 2010 Shoot the Hero
 2010 Big Money Rustlas
 2010 Roommates (TV Series)
- Dale and Brady's Daily Walk (2010) ... Jason
 2009 Tom Cool
 2009 Midgets Vs. Mascots
Sheriff (unmasked)
 2009 Fanboys
Guy at gas station
 2009 2 Dudes and a Dream
Pink Dot Clerk / Priest
 2008 Bitten (Video)
 2008 Head Case (TV Series)
- El Finks (2008) ... Frederick
 2007 Netherbeast Incorporated
'Waxy' Dan Paraffin
 2006 TV: The Movie
 2006 The Tripper
 2006 Scarface: The World Is Yours (Video Game) (voice)
 2006 Bottoms Up (Video)
Owen Peadman
 2006 Minoriteam (TV Series)
Airport Security Guard
- Tremendous Class (2006) ... Airport Security Guard (voice)
 2006 The Pleasure Drivers
Counter Monkey
 2006 Vengeance
Bobby Mewes
 2006 Clerks II
 2006 High Hopes
 2005 Jay and Silent Bob Do Degrassi (Video)
Jason / Jay
 2005 Feast
Edgy Cat
 2005 My Big Fat Independent Movie
Answering Machine (voice)
 2005 Conflict (Short)
 2004 Powder: Up Here (Video short)
Evil Villain
 2003 Hardware: Uncensored Music Videos - Hip Hop Volume 1 (Video)
Jay (segment "Because I Got High")
 2003 Pauly Shore Is Dead
Jay the MC (as Jay Mewes)
 2002 Hot Rush (Short)
 2002 High Times Potluck
Cool J
 2002/I R.S.V.P.
 2001 Afroman: Because I Got High (Video short)
 2000 Vulgar
Tuott the Basehead
 2000 Scream 3
 1999 Spilt Milk
 1999 The Blair Clown Project
Witness #3
 1999 Tail Lights Fade (uncredited)
 1999 Dogma
 1997 Chasing Amy
 1996 Drawing Flies
 1995 Mallrats
 1994 Clerks
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Other Works:

Featured in Soul Asylum's "Can't Even Tell" music video (from the soundtrack to the movie Clerks (1994)). See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jay Mewes | Mewes


5' 11" (1.8 m)

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My life would be complete if I could play a superhero in a flick. I would love to play Green Arrow or Dead Shot in a movie. See more »


Worked the cash register at Kevin Smith's comic book store. He later worked in construction before Clerks (1994) was made. See more »


Frequently appears in Kevin Smith's films



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