Jay Duplass was first recognized in the early 2000s for writing, directing and producing several award-winning independent and studio films with his brother Mark, such as The Puffy Chair, Cyrus and Jeff, Who Lives at Home. In 2014, Jay and Mark created the critically acclaimed television series Togetherness, eventually inking a television deal with HBO, where they have since produced Animals and Room 104. The brothers also have an ongoing multi-film deal with Netflix for their film production.
Duplass began acting in 2012, when Joey Soloway cast him as series regular Josh Pfefferman in the Amazon Original series Transparent. He also appears regularly in Hulu’s The Mindy Project, TBS’s Search Party and films such as Beatriz At Dinner, Landline, Outside In, Prospect and The Pink Wall.