Dolley was born in Los Angeles, California. He began acting at the age of 11, getting the lead role in the award-winning short film entitled Chasing Daylight. He was then cast by director Mel Gibson to be 13-year-old T.J. Savage on the ABC TV series Complete Savages. After Complete Savages was cancelled, he starred in the film Saving Shiloh as Marty Preston, in the Disney Channel Original Movie Read it and Weep as Connor Kennedy and in the film The Air I Breathe as the younger form of the Pleasure character (Brendan Fraser).
In 2006, Dolley appeared in Duracell's commercial "Trusted Everywhere" Campaign "Amazon". Dolley was part of the Yellow team in the second edition of the Disney Channel Games, broadcast in mid-2007. From 2007 to 2008, Dolley starred in the Disney Channel show, Cory in the House. In 2008, he appeared in the film Minutemen as Virgil Fox and was in the third edition of the Disney Channel Games on the Green Team. In 2009, Jason stared in the Disney film Hatching Pete as Pete Ivey. In 2010, Dolley began appearing in his second Disney Channel Original Series, Good Luck Charlie. Also, he starred in the Disney Channel Original Movie "Good Luck Charlie: It's Christmas" and from then on, became one of the most admired Disney stars known.
His own personal life
Jason currently lives with his parents in Simi Valley, California. When not filming, he takes college courses in philosophy.
|2004||Chasing Daylight||Dylan Fox||Lead role|
|2006||Saving Shiloh||Marty Preston|
|2006||Read It and Weep||Connor Kennedy||Lead role|
|2007||The Air I Breathe||Young Pleasure|
|2008||Minutemen||Virgil Fox||Lead role|
|2009||Hatching Pete||Pete Ivey|
|2004–2005||Complete Savages||T.J. Savage||Lead role|
|2006||Enemies||Young Mickey Holloway||Episode: "Pilot"|
|2007–2008||Cory in the House||Newton "Newt" Livingston||Lead role|
|2008||The Replacements||(voice)||Episode: "Campiest Episode Ever"|
|2009||Imagination Movers||Prince||Episode: "A Fairy Tale Ending"|
|2010-2014||Good Luck Charlie||PJ Duncan||Lead role|
- "Jason Dolley: Biography, Latest News & Videos". TV Guide.com. http://www.tvguide.com/celebrities/jason-dolley/190108. Retrieved 2010-02-06.
- "Jason Dolley". http://www.jasondolley.com/bio.asp. Retrieved 2009-05-16.
- The Duracell advertisement can be found at their official site http://www.duracell.com/us/company/ads.asp
- "Jason Dolley Interview - Rough Cut". YouTube. Retrieved 2010-06-21.
- His character, PJ, is very similar to Newt Livingston, his character from Cory in The House because both are musicians who play guitar, and both characters are shown not to be very smart.
- He is good friends with Bradley Steven Perry in real life.