Life and CareerEdit
Jarod was an athlete all through his childhood and played hockey and basketball. In 2007, he decided to move to Vancouver and try his luck at becoming an actor. In 2010, he got his first ever credited role came in Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief.
For full filmography, see IMDb.
- He considers his role in The CW's The LA Complex to be the most important role he's ever done. He played Christopher Taylor, a lawyer who was also gay. It was a monumental role as he was one of the first openly gay black characters on television. He said he continues to receive fan mail and messages from men to whom that representation meant a great deal.
- Has a matching arrow tattoo with co-star Eliza Taylor who he is good friends with. He is also good friends with Richard Harmon and Sachin Sahel.
- He loves his dog, who is the focus of many of his Instagram posts.