Jay Wilkison joined the cast of One Life to Live in February 2003 in the role of musician Riley Colson.
Mr. Wilkison grew up in Nashville, TN. He attended Western Kentucky University where he was a Performing Arts major. Following college, he moved to New York City to study acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
While at the America Academy of Dramatic Arts he performed in The Seagull and Dancing at Lughnasa. In August 2001, Mr. Wilkison began a year long tour with the National Touring Company of Rent in which he played the roles of Gordon and Mark. His previous television credits include All My Children and national commercials.
Mr. Wilkison resides in Manhattan and in his free time, he enjoys writing music as well as playing the guitar and the drums. He also loves to play sports, travel and most of all spend time with his two English Bulldogs.