Jamie Clayton

Jamie Clayton is a transgender actress from San Diego. Her father, Howard Clayton, was a criminal defense attorney, and her mother, Shelley, an event planner. She moved to New York City to pursue a career as a makeup artist when she was 19. In 2010, Clayton launched her career into television as the makeup artist and co-host on VH1's first makeover show TRANSform Me. The series shows a cis female contestant as she is given a makeover by a team of three trans women stylists.

Clayton played the recurring role of Kyla in Season 3 of HBO's Hung (2009) and also starred in the Netflix original series Sense8 (2015), in which she played Nomi Marks, a transgender blogger and hacker from San Francisco. In 2016, she starred in The Neon Demon (2016), her first full-length feature film.

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Designated Survivor (2016)
Guest starring as Sasha Booker (6 episodes)
Sense8 (2015)
Starring as Nomi Marks (24 episodes)
Motive (2013)
Guest starring as Avery Bowman
TRANSform Me (2010)
Starring as Jamie Clayton