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Jayma was born Jamia Suzette Mays. She was raised in Grundy, Virginia, with her older brother and sister. Her father was a high school teacher at Grundy Senior High School for 7 years, before spending 25 years working in the coal-mining industry. He is now retired and lives with Jayma's mother in Bristol. At school, Jayma enjoyed Math and singing. ... See full bio »

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Red Eye
Red Eye Cynthia
(2005)
Epic Movie
Epic Movie Lucy
(2007)
The Smurfs
The Smurfs Grace Winslow
(2011)

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 2017 American Made
Dana Sibota
 2015-2017 The Adventures of Puss in Boots (TV Series)
Dulcinea / Werewolfman
- Dances with Dingoes (2017) ... Dulcinea (voice)
- The Great Stink (2017) ... Dulcinea (voice)
- Swine and Roses (2017) ... Dulcinea (voice)
- The Iceman Melteth (2017) ... Dulcinea (voice)
- Before They Hatch (2017) ... Dulcinea (voice)
 2017 Puss in Book: Trapped in an Epic Tale (Short)
Dulcinea (voice)
 2017 Trial & Error (TV Series)
Carol Anne Keane
- The Verdict (2017) ... Carol Anne Keane
- The Defense Rests (2017) ... Carol Anne Keane
- Unusual Suspect (2017) ... Carol Anne Keane
- Opening Statements (2017) ... Carol Anne Keane
- A Hostile Jury (2017) ... Carol Anne Keane
 2014-2016 Drunk History (TV Series)
Abigail Adams
- Election Special (2016) ... Abigail Adams
- Philadelphia (2014) ... Abigail Adams
 2015 Gigi Does It (TV Series)
- Love Thyself (2015)
 2014-2015 Getting On (TV Series)
Suzi Sasso
- This Is About Vomit, People. (2015) ... Suzi Sasso
- Doctor Death (2014) ... Suzi Sasso
- Turnips... North Day... Yes, yes. (2014) ... Suzi Sasso
- Is Soap a Hazardous Substance? (2014) ... Suzi Sasso
- No Such Thing as Idealized Genitalia (2014) ... Suzi Sasso
 2015 Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp (TV Series)
Jessica
- Staff Party (2015) ... Jessica
- Lunch (2015) ... Jessica
 2015 Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant
April Elizabeth Farnekowski
 2015 Resident Advisors (TV Series)
Michaela Roberts
- Motivational Speaker (2015) ... Michaela Roberts
 2009-2015 Glee (TV Series)
Emma Pillsbury / Emma Pillsbury-Howell / Emma Pillsbury-Schuester
- Dreams Come True (2015) ... Emma Pillsbury-Schuester
- 2009 (2015) ... Emma Pillsbury
- Transitioning (2015) ... Emma Pillsbury-Schuester
- What the World Needs Now (2015) ... Emma Pillsbury-Schuester (uncredited)
- Trio (2014) ... Emma Pillsbury-Schuester
 2013-2015 The Millers (TV Series)
Debbie
- Hero (2015) ... Debbie
- Louise Louise (2015) ... Debbie
- When the Pope Comes Marching In (2015) ... Debbie
- Diggin' Up Bones (2015) ... Debbie
- Highway to the Manger Zone (2015) ... Debbie
 2012-2014 The League (TV Series)
Trixie Von Stein
- Ménage à Cinq (2014) ... Trixie Von Stein
- The Von Nowzick Wedding (2013) ... Trixie Von Stein
- The Bachelor Draft (2013) ... Trixie Von Stein
- The Curse of Shiva (2012) ... Trixie Von Stein
- A Krampus Carol (2012) ... Trixie Von Stein
 2014 Last Weekend
Blake Curtis
 2014 Awkward Expressions of Love (Short)
Liz
 2013 NTSF:SD:SUV (TV Series)
Clock
- The Great Train Stoppery (2013) ... Clock
 2013 The Smurfs 2
Grace
 2005-2013 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series)
Coat Check Girl
- The Time Travelers (2013) ... Coat Check Girl
- Okay Awesome (2005) ... Coat Check Girl
 2013 Bananas (Short)
Narrator
 2011 Starz on the Set: A Look Behind the Smurfs 3D (TV Short)
Grace Winslow
 2011 The Smurfs
Grace Winslow
 2011 Marcy (TV Series)
Jayma
- Marcy Does a Picnic (2011) ... Jayma
 2006-2010 Heroes (TV Series)
Charlie Andrews
- Chapter Eighteen 'Brave New World' (2010) ... Charlie Andrews (uncredited)
- Chapter Seven 'Once Upon a Time in Texas' (2009) ... Charlie Andrews
- Chapter Five 'Tabula Rasa' (2009) ... Charlie Andrews (uncredited)
- Chapter Ten 'Six Months Ago' (2006) ... Charlie Andrews
- Chapter Nine 'Homecoming' (2006) ... Charlie Andrews
 2009 Glee: Director's Cut Pilot Episode (TV Movie)
Emma Pillsbury
 2008 Back to You (TV Series)
Shelley
- Date Night (2008) ... Shelley
 2007-2008 Ugly Betty (TV Series)
Charlie
- Betty's Baby Bump (2008) ... Charlie
- Twenty-Four Candles (2008) ... Charlie
- How Betty Got Her Grieve Back (2007) ... Charlie
- East Side Story (2007) ... Charlie
- Secretaries Day (2007) ... Charlie
 2008 Bar Starz
Tiffany
 2008 Drunk History (TV Series short)
Annabelle
 2008 Night Hikers (Short)
Skellen
 2007 Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office (TV Movie)
Angela
 2007 Pushing Daisies (TV Series)
Elsita / Elsa
- Pigeon (2007) ... Elsita / Elsa
 2007 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
Jennifer Billings
- The Underneath (2007) ... Jennifer Billings
 2007 Epic Movie
Lucy
 2007 Smiley Face
Actress in Waiting Room
 2006 Flags of our Fathers
Nurse in Hawaii
 2006 If You Lived Here, You'd Be Home Now (TV Movie)
Sandra
 2005-2006 Entourage (TV Series)
Jennifer / Jennifer, Dana's Assistant
- Sorry, Ari (2006) ... Jennifer
- Neighbors (2005) ... Jennifer, Dana's Assistant
 2006 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Daphne
- Pilot (2006) ... Daphne
 2006 Blind Dating
Mandy
 2006 House M.D. (TV Series)
Hannah
- Sleeping Dogs Lie (2006) ... Hannah
 2005 Stacked (TV Series)
Brenda
- Nobody Says I Love You (2005) ... Brenda
 2005 Red Eye
Cynthia
 2005 Six Feet Under (TV Series)
Donna
- The Rainbow of Her Reasons (2005) ... Donna
 2005 The Comeback (TV Series)
Sales Girl
- Valerie Demands Dignity (2005) ... Sales Girl
 2004 Joey (TV Series)
Molly
- Joey and the Party (2004) ... Molly
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5' 4" (1.63 m)
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I definitely know that I'm quirky. I know that I'm different. Red hair definitely made me different growing up. See more »

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Gave birth to her 1st child at age 37, a son named Jude Jones on August 21, 2016. Child's father is her husband, Adam Campbell. See more »

Trademark:

Glazy stare and big smile See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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