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Jay O. Sanders stars in "Green Lantern" as Carl Ferris. The action adventure film, starring Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively, is based on the long-running DC Comics series.

A longtime journeyman actor, Jay O. Sanders has performed on stage and in more than one hundred films and television roles over a career spanning thirty years. He is known for a huge range of characters, including Dan's biker buddy Ziggy on the sitcom "Roseanne," mob lawyer Steve Kordo in Michael Mann's "Crime Story," and chief federal investigator Lou Ivon in Oliver Stone's "JFK."

Sanders other feature credits include Martin Campbell's "Edge of Darkness," "Revolutionary Road," "The Day After Tomorrow," "Half Nelson," "Tumbleweeds," "Music of the Heart," "Kiss the Girls," "Angels in the Outfield," "Glory," "Tucker: The Man and His Dream," and "Cross Creek."

On television, Sanders was a regular on "After MASH," and has played guest roles on a huge range of shows, including "Law & Order: Criminal Intent," "Spencer: For Hire," "Northern Exposure," "The Outer Limits," and "L.A. Law."

A seasoned stage actor as well, Sanders made his 1976 off-Broadway debut in Shakespeare in Park's production of "Henry V" and "Measure for Measure," both featuring Meryl Streep. He spent the new two years performing in D.C.'s Arena Stage and San Francisco's A.C.T. productions. He appeared in the New York premiere of Sam Shepard's "Buried Child" and debuted on Broadway three years later, opposite Kevin Kline, in "Loose Ends." Other highlights of his long theater career include Broadway roles in "St. Joan," "Pygmalion," and as George W. Bush in David Hare's provocative "Stuff Happens."

The Austin Texas native graduated from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Purchase, known for its acting program, and made his feature film debut in 1979 in Alan Pakula's "Starting Over."

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Age: 63 years old
Birthday: April 16, 1953
Height: 6' 4"
Full Name / Real Name: Jay Olcutt Sanders
Birthplace: Austin, TX
Wife: Maryann Plunkett (10/1/1991, 1 child)

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