Jesse L. Martin Overview

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Born: January 18, 1969

Born in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, Jesse Lamont Martin moved with his mother and four brothers to Buffalo, New York after his parents divorced. He learned to sing in his church choir, and was bitten by the acting bug when he played a part in his fourth grade play. From grade five through twelve, he attended the Buffalo Academy for Visual and Performing Arts, then went on New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. He worked in TV commercials, regional theater, and even... See All


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