Jason Gray-Stanford was born and raised in Vancouver Canada and holds a BFA in theatre from the University of British Columbia. He is best known for playing the role of the lovable Lt. Randall Disher on the long running Emmy, Golden Globe, and SAG Award winning television series MONK. Read More >
His numerous film credits include the Academy Award winning A BEAUTIFUL MIND, with Russell Crowe, for which he was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award for “Best Ensemble Cast,” The Academy Award Nominated FLAGS OF OUR FATHERS directed by Clint Eastwood, LONELY HEARTS with John Travolta, James Gandolfini and Jared Leto, MYSTERY ALASKA also with Crowe, The award winning indie CAROLINE AND JACKIE, Disney’s EARTH TO ECHO, THE MIRACLE SEASON alongside Helen Hunt and William Hurt, and the Sundance Festival cult hit SUMMER OF ‘84.
On television Jason’s long list of credits range from starring in Steven Spielberg’s Emmy winning mini-series TAKEN, and the TNT series MONDAY MORNINGS for David E. Kelly, to roles on such shows as the hit Amazon series THE BOYS, GREY’S ANATOMY, JUSTIFIED, BONES, THE X FILES, both the NCIS and STARGATE franchises, the Netflix series TRAVELERS, and as Blake Brogan on the hit Canadian series REPUBLIC OF DOYLE.
Jason also has a considerable voiceover background including roles voicing Donatello in the TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES series “The Next Mutation,” Sherlock Holmes in SHERLOCK HOLMES IN THE 22ND CENTURY, Joe Higashi in the FATAL FURY trilogy, among many others. Gray-Stanford is also recognized as the original voice of Raditz in the wildly popular DRAGONBALL Z.
In 2020, Jason reunited with his MONK co-stars for the featurette MR. MONK IN QUARANTINE to help launch NBC Network’s new streaming service Peacock.
Currently, Gray-Stanford can be seen in the seventh season of the CW’S DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW and has just completed work on the upcoming Lifetime movie LOCKDOWN slated for release later this year. He is also gearing up for the second season of his popular podcast THE RANDY DISHER PODCAST on iHeart Radio, Amazon, and Spotify.
Jason continues to be a fierce animal advocate and has recently become a champion for the importance of organ donation and transplant awareness. Read Less ^