Jayson Blair, who plays closeted gay teen Max on MTV’s The Hard Times of RJ Berger, has a crush on actor James Franco.During the show’s second season finale, all-American jock Max, who endlessly bullies RJ, was caught making out with another male student, making him the second closeted jock bully on television after Max Adler’s Dave Karofsky on the Fox musical-comedy Glee.
The young actor seems t0 be making quite a splash lately. He did a guest spot on Glee and completed roles in the films Public Relations and The Steam Ro0m. He’s also been a guest star on CSI: NY and Heroes and had roles in the film Succubus: Hell Bent and Big Game.
Jayson’s first role was in a 2006 short film called Convincing Benny and a guy who everyone is convinced is gay – his mom, his dad, his best friends, total strangers. When he finally meets the girl of his dreams, they devise a scheme to set the record straight once and for all. Jayson’s role is listed as “Checking Out Guy.”