Fast Facts

  • Began his acting career at age 14 when he landed the role of Ponyboy in the TV adaptation of S.E. Hinton's novel The Outsiders.
  • As a teen actor, was often seen hanging out with a crowd of his peers that included Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire.
  • Costarred with his mother, Bobbie Ferguson, in two episodes of the TV series Evening Shade.
  • Mother has served as the Entertainment Liaison for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Awards

  • 2015, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2012, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: Nominee

Relationships

  • Bobbie Ferguson — Mother

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Details

  • Birth Name: Jay Rowland Ferguson Jr.
  • Birth Place: Dallas, TX
  • Profession: Actor

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