It's Jett's first day at Wilsted Middle School. Meet the cast and learn more about the stars of of The Famous Jett Jackson with exclusive news, photos, videos and more at TVGuide.com Like Jett, Young was raised in a single parent home in the South, and decided on an acting career at an early age. Lindy Booth as Gwen. in season Title Directed by Written by Original air date; 1: … Contents. Who's the Man is the second episode of season one of The Famous Jett Jackson. Show information, episode list, cast, and airdates. Drama     3 The Famous Jett Jackson Original run Although she mentions "contrived plot devices", she also refers to the series as "clever" and "an extremely entertaining concept". Other episodes dealt with such topics as bulimia and the question of whether Jett, with his relatively sheltered and pampered home life, can truly understand or cope with the problems of other African Americans. 65 1990s     Others, TV on Dvd     The relative realism of Jett's home life sometimes gave way to fantasy or paranormal elements, such as one episode in which Jett learns about a shameful incident in Wilsted's history with a little prodding from the ghost of a key figure in the buried scandal. Jett decides to not take his limo home and stay in Charlotte to walk the streets. … 1950s     On my TV show I play the ultimate action hero-Silverstone. The Famous Jett Jackson was removed from the Disney Channel schedule in June 2004. Reality     The Famous Jett Jackson is a joint Canadian-American coming-of-age television series for the Disney Channel. In the second half of the series, Jett's new co-star, Riley Grant, is added to the mix. 1980s     Kerry Duff .... Kayla West Ryan Sommers Baum as J.B. Halliburton 3. Lindy Booth (Getty Images) Born on April 2, 1979, Lindy Booth is known for starring alongside Noah Wyle in the TNT series 'The Librarians', which lasted for four seasons. So, I convinced the network to move the show back to my hometown in North Carolina. Spin-Offs     1980s     Jett Jackson / ... 65 episodes, 1998-2001 Ryan Sommers Baum ... J.B. Halliburton 65 episodes, 1998-2001 Gordon Greene ... Sheriff Wood Jackson / ... 65 episodes, 1998-2001 Montrose Hagins ... Miz … 1950s     He plays a teenage secret agent on a fictional TV show called Silverstone. It premiered in 1998. The Famous Jett Jackson TV show was a 30 minute action series on the Disney Channel about a teenage boy who played a superhero on TV. Other episodes dealt with issues in a more realistic and contemporary way, such as when J.B.'s father's family-owned store is threatened by the arrival of high-powered, "big box" competition, and another in which Jett's English teacher, Dr. Dupree, runs afoul of local attempts at censorship of a class reading assignment. As of this writing, that concept has been repeated on two more Disney series, "Sonny with a Chance" and " Shake It Up ! ! She has not been previously engaged. This upsets local popular boy, Hall, the Mayor's son. The show was briefly seen again on Disney XD in 2009. There's a sense of empowerment associated with these sort of roles, and handled correctly, they function as an excellent allegory for the confusing teenage years." Jett goes on a local Charlotte radio station which suggests he is too Hollywood to understand what it is like to be a black man in America. Riley Grant aka Hawk Gender Female Age 14-16 Profession Actor About Parents Rebecca Grant (mother) Mr. Grant (father) Siblings Hannah Grant (sister) Friends Jett Jackson J.B. Halliburton Kayla West Cubby Production Information First appearance Hawk Portrayed by Lindy Booth Drama     Cast. The series included both young guest stars such as Hayden Christensen, Britney Spears and Destiny's Child and veteran stars such as Eartha Kitt, the latter of whom played the new coach of Wilsted's minor league baseball team in one episode. 1 Plot 2 Cast 3 Trivia 4 See also 5 External links He's the Famous Jett Jackson! Hall pretends to befriend Jett and even gets him into trouble. Popular People; More. Young, best known for playing the title character on the Disney Channel show “The Famous Jett Jackson,” died at his North Hollywood apartment of a gunshot to the right temple. overall No. Famous Jett Jackson television series. 1. The series The Famous Jett Jackson and its young cast were nominated for Young Artist Awards, presented by the nonprofit Young Artist Foundation, in several categories in the course … Reality     The Famous Jett Jackson is a joint Canadian and American Disney Channel Original Series coming-of-age television series for children ages 12–16 about a boy named Jett Jackson (Lee Thompson Young) who plays a teenage secret-agent on a fictional TV show-within-a-show called Silverstone.Jett lives and films Silverstone in his fictional hometown of Wilsted, North Carolina, where his father is the sheriff. Theme Songs     It is basically about a teenaged boy named Jett who stars in his own television show, but lives in a small South Carolina town. ... Gordon Greene and Montrose Hagins round out the cast as Jett Jackson's father Wood, and Great Granmother Miz Coretta respectively. If this page is being served from any other site than pazsaz.com it is not a legitimate Pazsaz Entertainment Network page! 2000+, Action     Login; Join TMDb; Overview Main; Cast & Crew; Translations; Changes; Media Backdrops 0; Videos Login to Add a Video; Fandom Discussions … In that movie he takes on Silverstone's role for real and is able to muddle through while Silverstone does the same thing in Jett's world until Miz Coreta finds out the truth and he returns home and sends Jett back as well. The show was on the Disney Channel from October 25, 1998 – June 22, 2001. 1960s     "The Famous Jett Jackson" is a very good TV show for kids and teenagers. In contrast to Jett, Silverstone has no family, only his mentor, Artemus, and eventually his partner "Hawk"(surname Hawkins) ("played" by Riley Grant). When Jett and JB get jobs as camp counselors, they must retrieve a prized totem pole. Sci-Fi     With Lee Thompson Young, Ryan Sommers Baum, Gordon Greene, Montrose Hagins. Response to the show was generally positive. Episode credited cast: Lee Thompson Young ... Jett Jackson / Silverstone: Ryan Sommers Baum ... J.B. Halliburton: Gordon Greene ... Sheriff Wood Jackson: Montrose Hagins ... Miz Coretta: … Original channel Nigel Shawn-Williams .... Artemus, "That's me, Jett Jackson. Directed by Shawn Levy. Melanie Nicholls-King .... Jett's Mom Broadcast Gordon Greene as Woodrick Jackson 5. He plays a teenage secret agent on a fictional TV show called Silverstone. Fantasy/Horror     With Lee Thompson Young, Ryan Sommers Baum, Gordon Greene, Montrose Hagins. Source Privacy Policy, Copyright © 1997-Present CrazyAboutTV.comAll rights reserved. Episode cast overview: Lee Thompson Young ... Jett Jackson / Silverstone Ryan Sommers Baum ... J.B. Halliburton Kerry Duff ... Kayla West Gordon Greene ... Sheriff Wood Jackson Montrose … Kerry Duff as Kayla West 4. The show is about a guy named Jett Jackson (Lee Thompson Young). The Famous Jett Jackson was the first fictional Disney Channel Original Series. TV Schedule     Action     Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Montrose Hagins .... Coretta I like it very much. Keeping in touch with his mother Jules by video link on his computer (though by the third season she also moved to Wilsted), Jett now spends part of his time with family, friends and school, and the rest living the life of a working actor and celebrity. When Jett and JB get jobs as camp counselors, they must retrieve a prized totem pole. Lindy Booth .... Hawk Melanie Nicholls-King as Jules Jackson He is best remembered for his adolescent role as the title character on the Disney Channel television series The Famous Jett Jackson (1998–2001) and as Chris Comer in the movie Friday Night Lights (2004). The Famous Jett Jackson is a joint Canadian-American coming-of-age television series for the Disney Channel. Episode credited cast: Lee Thompson Young ... Jett Jackson / Silverstone Ryan Sommers Baum ... J.B. Halliburton Gordon Greene ... Sheriff Wood Jackson Montrose Hagins ... Miz Coretta … The following is a list of episodes for the Disney Channel Original Series, The Famous Jett Jackson. It is a coming-of-age television show for children between the ages of 12-16. Laura Fries of Variety, the Hollywood trade paper, noted in her review of Jett Jackson: The Movie that "Young serves as an appealing role model, much like Sarah Michelle Gellar's Buffy the Vampire Slayer --someone who can fulfill young, action craving audiences without the gratuitous violence. Actress who played Riley Grant on the Disney Channel series The Famous Jett Jackson also was cast as Night Bitch on Kick Ass 2. Relationship status. Game Shows     Sixteen year-old Jett Jackson’s role as the action hero “Silverstone” in his hit TV series has catapulted him to mega … Jett Jackson: The Movie premiered on Disney Channel on June 8, 2001. Jeffrey Douglas .... Cubby 1960s     Official website Comedy     2000+ Famous Jett Jackson Trivia This series was the first one produced by the Disney Channel to feature a "show-within-a-show" concept. The show briefly aired on ABC Family from December 2003 to February 2004. For Kids, Miniseries     October 25, 1998 – June 22, 2001 In doing so, Jett often ends up in sticky situations, usually aided and abetted by his childood friend, J.B., his not-quite girlfriend Kayla, and sometimes by Cubby, Silverstone's wacky special effects wizard. Movies. Lee Thompson Young (February 1, 1984 – August 19, 2013) was an American actor. The Famous Jett Jackson is a Canadian and American Disney Channel TV series.It is a coming-of-age television show for children between the ages of 12-16. Hey, I'm just trying to live my life as a regular kid, but people still think of me as THE FAMOUS JETT JACKSON.". As of 2021, Lindy Booth’s is not dating anyone. Lee Thompson Young as Jett Jackson/Silverstone 2. Series overview. Show creator Fracaswell Hyman reportedly devised the character before casting Lee Thompson Young for the role. But he's also just a normal teen trying to live a normal life. Privacy Policy, 1940s     ... She is also known for playing the character of Riley Grant on the Disney Channel series 'The Famous Jett Jackson', Agent … Now see what happens when Jett switches lives with his alter ego Silverstone. The show is about a guy named Jett Jackson (Lee Thompson Young).He plays a teenage secret agent on a fictional TV show called Silverstone.. Others Lindy is 41 years old. https://disney.fandom.com/wiki/The_Famous_Jett_Jackson?oldid=4347899, Best Performance in a TV Comedy Series, Leading Young Actor, Best Performance in a TV Comedy Series, Supporting Young Actor, Best Performance in a TV Comedy Series, Supporting Young Actress, Best Performance in a TV Drama Series, Leading Young Actor, Best Performance in a TV Drama Series, Supporting Young Actor, Best Performance in a TV Drama Series, Supporting Young Actress, Lee Thompson Young as Jett Jackson/Silverstone, Nigel Shawn Williams as Nigel Essex/Artemus. The Famous Jett Jackson was removed from the Disney Channel schedule in June 2004. For Kids Directed by Shawn Levy. According to CelebsCouples, Lindy Booth had at least 1 relationship previously. Created by Jett Jackson previously lived with his actress mother in Los Angeles, but missed his home and his friends. Andrew Tarbet .... Booker Murray His last starring role was as Boston police detective Barry Frost on the TNT police drama series Rizzoli & Isles (2010–14). Although it was well received and regarded as a success, the series ended on June 22, 2001, allegedly due to Disney's unstated policy of making only 65 episodes per series. This series was the first one produced by the Disney Channel to feature a "show-within-a-show" concept. Longing for a relatively normal life, Jett succeeds in getting the production of Silverstone moved to the fictional Wilsted, North Carolina, thus providing jobs to townspeople while affording Jett the chance to live with his father, Sheriff Woodrick "Wood" Jackson, and his great-grandmother, Miz Coretta (whom Jett calls Nana). The series The Famous Jett Jackson and its young cast were nominated for Young Artist Awards, presented by the nonprofit Young Artist Foundation, in several categories in the course of the show's run: Disney Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. As of this writing, that concept has been repeated on two more Disney series, "Sonny with a Chance" and "Shake It Up!". I don't remember it has been a while. The Famous Jett Jackson is a Canadian and American Disney Channel TV series. Home Page Fantasy/Horror     Comedy     Lee Thompson Young’s professional acting career began in 1998 with the lead role of Jett Jackson in the American-Canadian series ‘The Famous Jett Jackson’. ". The Famous Jett Jackson is a Canadian and American Disney Channel TV series. It is a coming-of-age television show for children between the ages of 12-16. External links Game Shows     Being a superstar is cool, but to tell you the truth, I miss being a regular kid. Jett Jackson: The Movie is a 2001 Disney Channel Original Movie. In 2002, he had a guest spot on CBS’ drama series ‘The Guardian’. Now, I can hang with my friends. 1970s     1990s     Popular; ... People. Being a TV star he attracts attention from the kids at school. Number of seasons Fracaswell Hyman Fact: Lindy Booth is turning 42 years old in . TV Schedule     The following year, he starred as Sam Sterling in the Disney Channel original movie called ‘Johnny Tsunami’. Spin-Offs     Lee Thompson Young .... Jett Jackson Gordon Greene .... Wood Jackson Sci-Fi     The show briefly aired on ABC Family from December 2003 to January 2004. 1940s     It aired on Disney Channel (Zoog) November 1, 1998. I spend a lot more time with my family and still get to see my Momma. Andrew Tarbet played Booker Murray the … While running away from fanatics Jett … The movie ends with Jett returning to Silverstone's world and helping him complete his mission by rescuing Silverstone from Kragg and then defeating Kragg alongside his hero alter-ego. 1970s     Ryan Sommers Baum .... J.B. Halliburton The show was briefly seen again on Disney XD in 2009. Destiny's Child on Disney's "The Famous Jett Jackson" in 2001 or 2002. Not just acting, but the very talented actress also directed an episode during the last season. LOL Enjoy!!! After having spent years in California working as the TV action hero Silverstone, Jett Jackson decides to move the show to his hometown in hopes of pursuing a more normal life. Discussions; Leaderboard; Support; API; en. Disney Channel It was followed by a Disney Channel movie in which Jett finds himself trapped in Silverstone's world, and vice versa. TV on Dvd     After the series ended in 2001, the show continued to air in reruns. Miniseries     The show is about a boy named Jett Jackson (Lee Thompson Young) who plays a teenage secret agent on a fictional TV show-within-a-show called Silverstone. Season Episodes Originally aired; First aired Last aired; 1: 13: October 25, 1998: March 31, 1999: 2: 26: August 22, 1999: April 7, 2000: 3: 26: June 17, 2000: June 22, 2001: Film: June 8, 2001 () Episodes Season 1 (1998–99) No. Young went on to write one of the episodes produced for the series. Theme Songs     The show is about a guy named Jett Jackson (Lee Thompson Young). From the second season onward, the action sequences and Silverstone subplots saw a greater increase. Montrose Hagins as Miz Coretta 6. Number of episodes The show within the show, Silverstone, is about a spy who works for Mission Omega Matrix(the acronym being a pun on the word "Mom")in order to save the world from villains like Dr. Hypnoto and the Rat. 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