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Jay Wasley

Series:  “Ghost Adventures”

Hometown:  Clementon, N.J.

Jay Wasley started his filmmaking career in Philadelphia, Pa. as a director of photography and audio engineer. Since 2002, he has worked on dozens of feature films, documentaries, television shows, national commercials and music videos. Wasley’s filmography includes “Amy,” “Atitlan in Bloom,” “Changing the Game,” “Men's Affair,” “Standing Ovation,” “Take Me Home,” “The Demon House,” “The Quiet Ones” and “Through the Glass.” Television-show credits include BET’s “Real Husbands of Hollywood,” Lifetime’s “Big Women: Big Love,” MTV’s “Punk’D” and “CKY: The Greatest Hits,” TLC’s “Wreck Chasers” and VH1’s “The Jenny McCarthy Show.” He’s worked on commercials for corporations from Wendy's to AOL, and on music videos for such artists as Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Lisa Loeb, Margot Price, and Dan Auerbach.

Through his work, Wasley has travelled all over the world to countries including Algeria, Belgium, Canada, the Dominican Republic, England, France, Ireland, the Isle of Man, Mexico, Morocco, the Netherlands, Romania and Spain. Domestically, he’s traveled to all but two states in America.

Wasley joined Travel Channel’s popular series “Ghost Adventures” in season four as the paranormal investigation team’s sound mixer, and has since evolved into one of the show’s audio/visual technicians and cinematographers. Throughout the series, Wasley travels with the team to domestic and international locations rumored to be haunted in search of evidence proving the existence of the supernatural. He has also worked behind the cameras on Travel Channel’s “Paranormal Challenge,” “Netherworld” and “Game On, America.”

Wasley has spoken about independent filmmaking at various conferences and given lectures on the same topic to local New Jersey schools. He plays guitar, banjo, mandolin, bass drums, percussion and piano. He’s recorded, and been on some tours, with bands including The Wooden Owls, Bodhi Groove, Colors of Sound and Total Breakdown.

Wasley currently resides in Nashville, Tenn.