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Overview (1)

Height 6' 1" (1.85 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Born Jessie Robert Demeo in Brooklyn NY, and raised in the Rosedale Queens area to Aldo and Amelia Demeo. Moved to Florida in 1969 with entire family. Attended Broward Community College for two years while Playing in popular So. Florida band Latifundia. Finished college at University of Michican in 1972. Changed his name to Jessie Eastland when he arrived in Los Angeles in 1982, and became a Glamour Photographer for Playboy, Penthouse, Cresent Publishing and others. Today, Jessie Eastland is a photographer for Wikipedia, and also continues to write, record and release his music.

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Trivia (4)

His Father Aldo DeMeo was a Bailiff in Broward County Florida when Dustin Hoffman and Company came to town to film "Lenny". He was offered the opportunity to play the Bailiff in "Lenny", which he accepted. During the Acadamy Awards Show in 1974 when "Lenny" was Nominated for "Best Picture", the scene where Dustin Hoffman is dragged out of the Courtroom by Aldo DeMeo the Bailiff was chosen as the clip shown to represent the movie.
Has been best friends with Actor Kent Lane and Reality Show Star Simon Barney for over 30 years.
As of October 2013, Jessie Eastland has released seven of his original tunes on the Amy Deb label. He plays all the instruments on three, and the other four are fully orchestrated.
Jessie Eastland is also a major photographic contributor to Wikipedia, with photographs in over 100 major articles and Wiki Books worldwide.

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