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Jesse Williams was born on August 5, 1981 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Cabin in the Woods (2012), Grey's Anatomy (2005) and Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013). He has been married to Aryn Drake-Lee since September 1, 2012. They have two children. See full bio »

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 2016/I Money (post-production)
 2015 The Spoils Before Dying (TV Mini-Series)
- The Trip Trap (2015) ... Parker
 2013 They Die by Dawn (Short)
John Taylor
 2013 Snake and Mongoose
Don 'The Snake' Prudomme
 2012 Rich Girl Problems (Short)
 2011 J.A.W. (Short)
 2010 Seattle Grace: Message of Hope (TV Series)
Jackson Avery
 2010 Dirty Dancing 3: Capoeira Nights (Video short)
 2009 Washingtonienne (TV Movie)
 2008 Greek (TV Series)
The Hotness Monster / Drew Collins / Hotness Monster
- Crush Landing (2008) ... The Hotness Monster / Drew Collins
- Spring Broke (2008) ... Hotness Monster
 2006 Law & Order (TV Series)
- America, Inc. (2006) ... Kwame
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Starred in the off-Broadway play, "The Sandbox", written and directed by Edward Albee, at Cherry Lane Theater in Greenwich Village in New York City. See more »

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5 Interviews | 6 Articles | 2 Pictorials | See more »

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Alternate Names:

J. Wesley Williams


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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I'm very grateful and fully aware that 90 percent of actors are not working. Going from public school teacher to a show like 'Grey's Anatomy', I love what I do. See more »


His father is African-American, with some Seminole ancestry. His mother is of Swedish descent. See more »

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