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Jesse McCartney Biography

Birth Name:
Jesse Arthur McCartney
Birth Place:
Ardsley, New York, United States
Singer, actor

Fast Facts

  • Got his start acting in community theater productions
  • At age 11, he landed the role of Adam Chandler Jr
  • on the iconic soap opera All My Children and earned two Daytime Emmy nominations during his stint on the series
  • Launched a music career in 1999 as a member of the boy band Dream Street
  • Released his debut album Beautiful Soul in 2004
  • Contributed music to the 2004 films Cinderella Story and Ella Enchanted
  • Made film debut as a troubled adolescent in the 2008 independent feature Keith
  • Co-wrote Leona Lewis's breakout single, "Bleeding Love," which received a 2009 Record of the Year Grammy nomination