Jay Thames, born in Texas, is an American actor who played the role of Needles on the FX original series Sons of Anarchy. Playing the role of the Vice President of the Sons of Anarchy Motorcycle Club, Indian Hills charter, Jay was the VP of the Devil's Tribe MC before it was patched over, and appears only on the episode "Patch Over" in the series' first season.


A Texas native, Jay has written, directed and produced content crossing all divides, from short form to feature length, scripted to non-fiction.

Selected FilmographyEdit

  • The Runaways as Headliner's Roadie
  • Automatic as Will Marcus
  • The Power of Few as Sal
  • Four Letter Words as Andrew
  • Fur on the Asphalt: The Greg the Bunny Reunion Show as Garcia
  • Fuel as Cole
  • The Grind as Sissy
  • Les Maîtres du Suspense as Police Officer 2


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Season 1 appearances
"Pilot" "Seeds" "Fun Town" "Patch Over" "Giving Back"
"AK-51" "Old Bones" "The Pull" "Hell Followed" "Better Half"
"Capybara" "The Sleep of Babies" "The Revelator"