Jay Huguley is an American actor whose career began on television. During his early years, he made guest appearances on such TV shows as MADtv, Norm, Walker, Texas Ranger, Providence, and Strong Medicine. He later became known for his recurring characters on Summerland and Alias. In the 2010s, he became further recognized for his role as Richard Hightower on the soap opera The Young and the Restless. He also appeared as David on The Walking Dead and Jimmy Ledoux on HBO’s True Detective. He next starred as Will Branson on another HBO show, Treme. He’s also had roles in the films 12 Years a Slave and Abattoir.