Jayma Mays was born on July 16, 1979 in Grundy, Virginia, USA. She attended Radford University with a degree in theatre.
She made her first television appearance in Joey. She then had her film debut with a supporting role in the 2005 film Red Eye.
She has also appeared in such television shows as Six Feet Under, The Comeback, Entourage, How I Met Your Mother, Heroes, Pushing Daisies, Ghost Whisperer and Ugly Betty.
In 2010, she landed the female lead in the live action/animation film The Smurfs.
As of 2009, she stars as Emma Pillsbury in the musical comedy-drama Glee.
Age in 2014: 35 (16 July 1979)
Height in Meters: 1.63m
Height in Centimeters: 163cm
Height in Feet: 5 Feet 4 Inches
Weight in Kilograms: 51kg
Weight in Pounds: 112lbs
Body Measurement and Size: 30-24-34
Bra Size: 30A
Eye Color: Hazel