Jay Harrington


Date Of Birth

November 15, 1971


Born on November 15, 1971 in Boston, Massachusetts, Jay Harrington is an actor best known for his role as Dr. Ron McCready on the ABC series Desperate Housewives and as Dr. Wyatt Lockhart in the Grey’s Anatomy spin-off Private Practice, also on ABC. He also bagged the lead in a string of television series, such as the WB drama Summerland, the short-lived Fox series The Inside, and on NBC’s coupling. He studied theater at Syracuse University before he decided to pursue acting professionally on stage and screen. Today, he lives in Los Angeles, and he’s an avid sports fan who plays in a private celebrity basketball league plus skating for a local amateur ice hockey team. Harrington’s television credits include Dr. Simon O’Keefe on the WB drama Summerland, as FBI Special Agent Paul Ryan on Fox’s The Inside, as Steve on NBC’s Coupling, as Dr. Wyatt Lockhart on five episodes of Private Practice, as Dr. Ron McCready on Desperate Housewives, and, much recently, as the led in the ABC comedy Better Off Ted. His other screen credits include Nash Bridges, Star Trek: Voyager, The Shield, The Division, Without a Trace, Las Vegas, and Ghost Whisperer. Harrington also appeared in several feature films, including the 2000 teen comedy Whatever It Takes and the 1999 drama Anywhere but Here. His other film credits include several independently produced features, such as Catalina Trust, A Little Inside, and Partner(s). He then starred as Jack in Boy’s Life, as well as the off-Broadway productions of Barefoot in the Park and Tony and Tina’s Wedding. Later Harrington starred on Better Off Ted, Hot in Cleveland and Benched. He is now part of the cast of CBS' SWAT.

Place of Birth

Massachusetts, USA


2017 S.W.A.T. (TV Series)
2017 Suits (TV Series)
2017 High Low Forty
2016-2017 Code Black (TV Series)
2016 *Loosely Exactly Nicole (TV Series)
2016 Divorce: The Greatest Hits (Short)
2015 Jim Henson's Turkey Hollow (TV Movie)
2014 Benched (TV Series)
2012-2014 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
2013 Guilty (TV Movie)
2012 Massholes (TV Series)
2012/I Y/N: You Lie, You Die
2012 American Reunion
2012 Harry's Law (TV Series)
2011 The Love Guide
2011 A Monster in Paris
2011 Love Bites (TV Series)
2010 Nathan vs. Nurture (TV Movie)
2009-2010 Better Off Ted (TV Series)
2009 Burn Notice (TV Series)
2008-2009 Private Practice (TV Series)
2008 Emily's Reasons Why Not (TV Series)
2007 The News (TV Movie)
2006 Sex, Power, Love & Politics (TV Movie)
2006 Why I Wore Lipstick to My Mastectomy (TV Movie)
2005-2006 The Inside (TV Series)
2006 Desperate Housewives (TV Series)
2005 Partner(s)
2005 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
2004-2005 Summerland (TV Series)
2004 Las Vegas (TV Series)
2004 Without a Trace (TV Series)
2004 The Amazing Westermans (TV Movie)
2003 A.U.S.A. (TV Series)
2003 Coupling (TV Series)
2002 Hourly Rates
2001-2002 The Division (TV Series)
2002 The Shield (TV Series)
2001 Star Trek: Voyager (TV Series)
2001 Straight White Male (TV Movie)
2000 Octopus (Video)
2000 Whatever It Takes
2000 Time of Your Life (TV Series)
1999 Catalina Trust
1999 A Little Inside
1999 Anywhere But Here
1999 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
1998 Enough Already
1998 The Pretender (TV Series)
1998 Pacific Blue (TV Series)

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