While at the school he formed several musical groups and is currently working on his solo project.It was in his graduating year at ESA that he began working as an actor.Paige was initially confused about Alex’s interest, and though they started dating, they broke up soon after.Jay (by everyone)Slim Shady (by Johnny)Boo (by Manny) Mr.
This led to Alex ending her friendship with Amy and breaking up with Jay.
He also seems to be on good terms with Emma Nelson. Jay was well-known around Degrassi, mostly due to his tendencies to get into fist fights with other students.
He even had a mini-gang, which included his friend Towerz, his girlfriend Alex, Alex's friend Amy, and later Sean Cameron.
At a young age he began showing interest in music and visual arts which drew him to Etobicoke School of the Arts.
He attended ESA from 1998 to 2003, first majoring in music (he studied percussion) then later switching to drama.