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Jason Byce (1944–2005)

Jason Byce was born on June 17, 1944 in Roswell, Georgia, USA as Ervin Luther Buice. He was an actor, known for The Program (1993), Savannah (1996) and In the Heat of the Night (1988). He died on February 13, 2005 in Marietta, Georgia. See full bio »

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Known For

The Program
The Program Athletic Director Howard
Savannah Gambler #2 / Rev. McGowen
In the Heat of the Night
In the Heat of the Night Arlo Bailey / Eldon Shed
I'll Fly Away
I'll Fly Away Mr. Petty


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 1996-1997 Savannah (TV Series)
Rev. McGowen / Gambler #2
- I Don't (1997) ... Rev. McGowen
- Sex, Pies and Videotape (1996) ... Gambler #2
 1992-1993 In the Heat of the Night (TV Series)
Arlo Bailey / Eldon Shed
- Child's Play (1993) ... Arlo Bailey
- Odessa (1992) ... Eldon Shed
 1992 I'll Fly Away (TV Series)
Mr. Petty
- Fragile Truths (1992) ... Mr. Petty
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 1993 The Program
Athletic Director Howard

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Best remembered for a TV commercial in the 1980s for Polaner All-Fruit, in which he played a guest at a society dinner who shocked the stuffy diners when he drawled, "Would ya please pass the jelly?"

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