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Emmy Award-winning television host/actor Jai Rodriguez began his career at age 18 when he was cast in the role of Angel in the critically acclaimed Broadway musical RENT. Jai continued his Broadway career, appearing in shows like The Producers and Spinning Into Butter, and he created and performed the title role of Zanna in the Off-Broadway ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Known For

Queer Eye
Queer Eye Himself / Himself - Culture
The Producers
The Producers Sabu the Houseboy
Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay!!
Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay!! Angelo Ferraro


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 2017 Wisdom of the Crowd (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (2017) ... David
- In the Wild ... David
- Machine Learning ... David
 2017 Sharknado 5: Global Swarming (TV Movie)
 2017 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series)
- In the Air Tonight (2017) ... Max
 2017 The Magicians (TV Series)
- The Flying Forest (2017) ... Javier
 2017 Dice (TV Series)
- Fingerless (2017) ... Doug
 2016 The Bold and the Beautiful (TV Series)
Photographer Sax
- Episode #1.7357 (2016) ... Photographer Sax
 2016 Grace and Frankie (TV Series)
- The Negotiation (2016) ... Jojo
 2015 Liv and Maddie (TV Series)
Jacob Michaels
- Ask Her More-A-Rooney (2015) ... Jacob Michaels
 2015 Kiss Me, Kill Me
Detective Noah Santos
 2014-2015 Not Looking (TV Series short)
- Not Looking (2015) ... Rodrigo
- Danton Abbey (2015) ... Rodrigo
- Not Looking (2015) ... Rodrigo
- Never In Sync (2014) ... Rodrigo
- Let It Go (2014) ... Rodrigo
 2015 Eastsiders (TV Series)
Door Guy Jimmy
- The Game (2015) ... Door Guy Jimmy
- Sodom (2015) ... Door Guy Jimmy
 2014 Kingdom (TV Series)
Diego Diaz
- Flowers (2014) ... Diego Diaz
 2014 Four Queens (Short)
Man off Street
 2011-2014 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series)
- Gary Blauman (2014) ... Tom
- The Rebound Girl (2011) ... Tom (as Jai D. Rodriguez)
 2013 Betas (TV Series)
- One on One (2013) ... Salazar
 2012-2013 Malibu Country (TV Series)
- New Plans (2013) ... Geoffrey
- Oh Brother (2013) ... Geoffrey
- Bowling for Mama (2013) ... Geoffrey (credit only)
 2012 Bones (TV Series)
Theo Alex Norman
- The Don't in the Do (2012) ... Theo Alex Norman (as Jai D. Rodriguez)
 2012 Are You There, Chelsea? (TV Series)
Sandy / Chuck
- Dee Dee's Pillow (2012) ... Sandy / Chuck
 2012 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)
- Episode #1.11755 (2012) ... Matteo
 2011 Harry's Law (TV Series)
Amanda Knott
- Send in the Clowns (2011) ... Amanda Knott
 2011 Detroit 1-8-7 (TV Series)
Christina Draguilera / Joe
 2010 The Fairy Tales (Short)
 2010 H.M.S.: White Coat (TV Movie)
Carlos Guerrero
 2010 (Short)
 2010 The Word Is Love (Video short)
Angelo ferraro
 2010 Lady Gaga Feat. Beyoncé: Telephone (Video short)
 2010 Reality Obsessed (TV Series)
 2009 ACME Saturday Night (TV Series)
- Jai Rodriguez (2009)
 2007 Nip/Tuck (TV Series)
Chaz Darling
- Chaz Darling (2007) ... Chaz Darling
 2005 One Life to Live (TV Series)
- Episode #1.9483 (2005) ... Andrew
 2002 The New Guy
 1993 All My Children (TV Series)
Faith's Father
- Episode dated 25 November 1993 (1993) ... Faith's Father
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Starred in the stage show 'Rent' as the cross-dressing Angel off and on between 1997-2005. He debuted in the role with the Canadian touring production (at the age of 18) and later joined the Broadway production at the Nederlander Theatre, originally as an understudy. See more »

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1 Portrayal | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

The Fab Five | Queer Eye for the Straight Guy | Jai D. Rodriguez


5' 9½" (1.77 m)

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Personal Quote:

We all get along. We're not best friends. Carson and I are the only ones not partnered, and the other guys are about 10 years older than I am. We're like family, and we all look out for each other."-On his relationship with the rest of the Fab Five See more »


Recently moved from New York to Los Angeles, is currently working on his debut album. The first single is scheduled to be released in June 2007. See more »

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