Jesse McCartney

D.O.B: Apr 10, 1987 |  New York City, New York, USA

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Born April 9, 1987 in Ardsley, New York, to Ginger and Scot McCartney, Jesse began his career in theater with a national revival tour of The King and I with Hayley Mills (1997/98), and a notable New York Production of A Christmas Carol (1998) with Roger Daltrey. Jesse got the part of Adam Chandler Jr.

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Biography

Born April 9, 1987 in Ardsley, New York, to Ginger and Scot McCartney, Jesse began his career in theater with a national revival tour of The King and I with Hayley Mills (1997/98), and a notable New York Production of A Christmas Carol (1998) with Roger Daltrey. Jesse got the part of Adam Chandler Jr. on the show All My Children for which he would eventually Emmy nominations in 2001 and 2002. After a brief stint in a childrens musical group Sugar Beats, and later in teen boy band Dream Street, Jesse was signed as a solo artist to Hollywood Records. He released his first full length album on September 28, 2004. His song, Beautiful Soul was an instant hit and the album of the same title was certified platinum on February 24, 2005. His Departure album yielded another smash single, Leavin, landing him a #1 spot on the charts and was Top 40 Radios most played song of of the year. His next single How Do You Sleep also charted in the top 10 in the following year. His songwriting credits include co-writing the smash Bleeding Love for singer Leona Lewis, which was a #1 hit in 34 countries; the only song in over a decade to achieve this status. It also won ASCAPs song of the year and was nominated for a Grammy Award. In addition to starring in Keith, which won five international film festival awards, McCartneys film credits include the Tribeca Film Festivals darling Beware The Gonzo (opposite Ezra Miller) and Oren Pelis Chernobyl Diaries. McCartney has voiced numerous animated characters for films, video games, and television series including all of the Alvin and the Chipmunks films, Horton Hears a Who, Kingdom Hearts, and Cartoon Networks Young Justice.

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