Caption: Lee Thompson Young and Odette Annable at event of South Beach (2006)
Born: February 1, 1984
Star sign: Aquarius
Height: 5' 7¾" (1.72 m)
Known for: The Famous Jett Jackson (1998), Rizzoli & Isles (2010), Friday Night Lights (2004), Akeelah and the Bee (2006)
Lee Thompson Young was born as the son of Velma Love and Tommy Scott Young. When he was in second grade his parents split up and he went to live with his mother. At age ten, he portrayed Dr. Martin Luther King in a play called "A Night of Stars and Dreams". That's when Lee decided he wanted to be an actor. After doing community theater for a while...