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Jason is a character who only appeared in the first three videos of Barney & The Backyard Gang. He was portrayed by Salim Grant.


  1. The Backyard Show (first appearance)
  2. Three Wishes
  3. A Day At The Beach (final appearance)


  • None of these episodes have ever explained why Jason left the cast so soon, possibly due to upsetting on set.
  • Jason had never appeared or mentioned in later episodes, however, he was replaced by another African-American kid Derek.