HomeInstructorsJay Plyburn Professional Actors Studio April 7, 2016 Instructors Jay Plyburn is a professional actor with many years of experience under his belt. He was raised on the stage – taking part in countless theatre productions including Beauty and the Beast, The Music Man, and Grease. But his career placed him in front of the camera where he worked as a news anchor on ABC and CBS for the better part of 10 years. Jay’s film credits include leading roles in Rain, Not From Space, Blood Arrow, and Hard Earth. He has also gotten principal roles in industrial videos for companies like Lowe’s and USA Trucking. Most recently, he shot an episode of FOX’s The Resident and started full-time job as reporter for NBC affiliate. Jay is highly skilled with teleprompters and is well trained in improv. He also writes screenplays and is currently developing original content in the form of TV shows and movies.