Jason Davis (actor)

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Jason Davis
Born (1984-10-14) October 14, 1984 (age 30)
United States
Ethnicity Jewish mother
Turkish father
Years active 1993 - present

Jason Davis (born October 14, 1984) is an American actor best known for his voice acting work on the animated television series Recess. He is sometimes referred to as "Gummi Bear".[1][2]

Early life[edit]

Jason Davis is the son of Turkish American immigrant and wine grower Nebil Zarif[3][4][5][6] and Jewish American Nancy Davis, daughter of industrialist and billionaire Marvin Davis. He has two brothers: Brandon Davis and Alexander Davis[7] and two half-sisters, Isabella and Mariella Rickel from his mother's second marriage to Ken Rickel.[8]


He had recurring roles on Recess, including Mikey Blumberg and Phil the Woodchuck Scout.[citation needed] Davis also appeared in 7th Heaven as Dwight Jefferson.[citation needed] He also appeared on Millionaire Matchmaker and Jessabelle.[9]

He was a cast member on the fourth season of VH1's Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, which documented his treatment for substance abuse.[10]

Personal life[edit]

He was arrested on January 28, 2011, in Newport Beach, California, for possession of a controlled substance.[11]


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