Caption: Still of Jesse L. Martin, Grant Gustin and Candice Patton in The Flash (2014)
Born: January 18, 1969
Star sign: Capricorn
Height: 6' 2¾" (1.9 m)
Known for: Law & Order (1990), Rent (2005), The Flash (2014), Puncture (2011)
Jesse Martin was born Jesse Lamont Watkins in Virginia's Blue Ridge mountain range. His mother, Virginia Price, was a college career counselor. His father, Jesse Reed Watkins, was a truck driver. His parents divorced when he was very young. His mother then moved his family to Buffalo, New York. He and his four brothers took the surname of his ...