Jesse Williams

Jesse Williams

Full Name: Jesse Williams

Hometown: Chicago, IL

Relationship Status: Married to Aryn Drake-Lee


A Chicago native, actor Jesse Williams began his industry career as a model while completing his Bachelor of Arts degree at Temple University.

Appearing in bit roles on TV's Greek and Beyond the Break, Williams can currently be seen as newbie doc Jackson Avery on ABC's Grey's Anatomy.

When Williams is not acting, he appears in Kenneth Cole advertising campaigns and was cast as Rihanna's love interest in the singer's 2009 "Russian Roulette" music video.