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
Only appearance: "Pilot"
Next appearance: "Reentry"

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


Before the disappearance of Flight 828Edit

Jared was dating Michaela and eventually proposed but Michaela wasn't ready to get married. When she was on the Flight 828, she realized that she wanted to marry Jared.[1] She sent him a text but it did not send because she had lost service.

During the disappearance of Flight 828Edit

While Michaela was missing, he never looked at another woman for two years but eventually began a romantic relationship with Michaela's best friend, Lourdes, and they got married.[1]

After the disappearance of Flight 828Edit

Jared was surprised when Michaela's flight returned after being missing for five years and he was also stunned that Michaela didn't age a day.[1] He still cares about her and said that he never replaced her in Reentry.



  • 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."[2]
    • He was originally named Jared Williams


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Pilot", September 24, 2018
  2. "‘Manifest’: J.R. Ramirez Cast In NBC Pilot From Jeff Rake & Robert Zemeckis" Petski, Denise Dedline Hollywood (February 26, 2018)