Jesse L. Martin

Jesse L. Martin Finally Sings in ‘Flash’ ‘Welcome to Earth-2’ Photos

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 5, 2016 @ 12:22 PM
The CW
DC TV shows have an astonishing amount of musical theatre talent between them, not the least of which is Rent alum Jesse L. Martin as The Flash’s Joe West. We’ve seen The Flash get musical once or twice before, but “Welcome to Earth-2” will finally give the erstwhile Tom Collins his due, judging by the official photos.

CW's 'Flash' TV Series Adds 'Law & Order' Vet Jesse L. Martin in Leading Role

by Kevin Fitzpatrick January 21, 2014 @ 3:35 PM
The CW / Mike Coppola, Getty Images
The recent 'Arrow' and DC comics discussions from the TCA press tour didn't give us much insight into progress on the forthcoming 'Flash' spinoff pilot, but at least we know the casting has moved full speed ahead. 'Law & Order' alum, 'Rent' originator and 'Smash' guest star Jesse L. Martin has zoomed into the 'Flash' cast in a leading role, but which comic character might he portray?

'Smash' Season 2 Pays 'Rent' Casting Jesse L. Martin

by Kevin Fitzpatrick September 14, 2012 @ 8:00 PM
NBC / Columbia
We're less than five hundred twenty-five thousand, six hundred minutes away from the season 2 premiere of NBC's hotly debated musical drama 'Smash,' but still the casting wheels keep on turning.  The series has experienced a number of cast and creative turnover since its first season, including either of Julia (Debra Messing)'s love interests, leaving plenty room to fill, but what former 'Law & Order' star and 'Rent' alum will cover her when season 2 premieres?