Jared Vasquez
Biographical Information
Gender: Male
Status: Alive
Home: New York
Occupation: Detective
Physical Description
Species: Human
Hair color: Black
Eye color: Brown
Show Information
Portrayed by: J.R. Ramirez
First appearance: "Pilot"
Latest appearance: "Crosswinds"

Jared Vasquez is a character on NBC's Manifest. He is portrayed by starring cast member J.R. Ramirez.


Before Flight 828Edit

Jared is dating Michaela and eventually proposes but Michaela isn't ready to get married. She is in Jamaica to decide whether only not to accept the proposal.

During Flight 828Edit

While Michaela is missing, he never looks at another woman for two years but eventually begins a romantic relationship with Michaela's best friend, Lourdes. He goes to Michaela's parents who advise him to go after Lourdes. Eventually he and Lourdes get married.

After Flight 828Edit

Jared is surprised when Michaela's flight returned after being missing for five years and he is also stunned that Michaela didn't age a day. He still cares about her and says that he never replaced her soon afterwards.



  • His character description says "Even after his fiancée disappeared on that mysterious flight, Williams never stopped loving her. Eventually, however, he moved on. Now that she’s back, he’s torn apart by the return of his first love."[1]
  • He was originally named Jared Williams


  1. "‘Manifest’: J.R. Ramirez Cast In NBC Pilot From Jeff Rake & Robert Zemeckis" Petski, Denise Dedline Hollywood (February 26, 2018)