Coby Bell Biography
Coby Bell is an Actor from the United States of America. He is best known for his roles as professional football player Jason Pitts on The CW/BET comedy-drama The Game and police officer Tyrone Davis, Jr. on the NBC drama Third Watch. He has also co-starred as Jesse Porter on the USA Network original series Burn Notice. He also appeared in the Amazon original series Mad Dogs.
He began his career with a few minor roles in various shows including The Parent ‘Hood, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, ER and Smart Guy, before landing a thirteen-episode stint as Patrick Owen in L.A. Doctors. In 1999, Bell landed the role of Officer Ty Davis, Jr. on the NBC drama Third Watch. He was one of only five original cast members to remain on the show throughout its entire six-season run on NBC.
During the series’ run, he co-starred in Safe, a critically acclaimed play co-written by Third Watch co-star Anthony Ruivivar. The play co-starred Third Watch actors Jason Wiles and Yvonne Jung. He appeared in a Third Watch edition of the American version of The Weakest Link.
In 2005, just months after Third Watch ended its run, Bell landed a recurring role on the UPN comedy series Half & Half as Glen Stallworth, a San Francisco firefighter who is originally set up on a date with main character Mona, but winds up falling for her mother, Phyllis (played by actress Telma Hopkins).Coby Bell Photo
Despite appearing in only three episodes, Bell’s character was mentioned and referenced throughout the show’s fourth and final season. In 2006, Bell starred in and co-produced an independent film called Drifting Elegant. The project marked his debut as a producer. That same year, Bell guest-starred in an episode of the UPN comedy series Girlfriends in an episode entitled “The Game”, which served as the pilot episode for the CW comedy-drama series of the same name.
Bell stars as Jason Pitts, the captain of the fictional San Diego Sabers football team. He reprised Jason Pitts in a recurring role when The Game, which was cancelled in 2009, returned on BET in January 2011. In June 2010, Bell joined the cast of the USA Network series Burn Notice as former counter-intelligence agent Jesse Porter.
On February 28, 2020, it was announced that Bell was cast as Captain Larry James who is the Texas Ranger Captain, a trailblazer in his division, confident, sharp as a razor in The CW crime drama series Walker reboot.
Coby Bell Age
He was born on May 11, 1975 in Orange County, California, U.S. He is 44 years old as of 2019.
Coby Bell Family
He was born in Orange County, California to a Caucasian mother and an African-American father.
Coby Bell Wife
He is married to Aviss Bell on 9 June 2001 and the couple has four kids together, twins named Serrae and Jaena born on 21 June 2003, and Quinn and Eli, twins as well, born on 2 December 2008 – the family is currently living in New York City.
Coby Bell Children
He has four children namely Serrae Bell, Quinn Bell, Jaena Bell and Eli Bell.
Coby Bell Height
He stands at a height of 1.9 meters.
Coby Bell Net Worth
He is an American actor who has an estimated net worth of $3 million dollars.
Coby Bell Awards
Coby won his first recurring role in the “L.A. Doctors” TV series, appearing in 13 episodes in 1998 and 1999. In 1999 as well, he won the role for which he remains famous today – the main role of Officer Tyrone “Ty” Davis, Jr. in the “Third Watch” crime drama TV series, and is one of five main cast members who stayed on the show during the shooting of all its six seasons, appearing in every episode of the show aired on NBC until 2005.
He was nominated for his portrayal of Joe in Hal Prince’s “Show Boat” production, while he also appeared in the “Civil War” musical on Broadway, and “Riverdance: The Musical”.
Coby Bell TV Shows
- The Gifted
- Mad Dogs
- Burn Notice
- The Game
- Black in the 80s
- Third Watch
- Cruel Intentions
- The Game Extras
Coby Bell Movies
- Showdown at Area 51 2007
- Drifting Elegant 2006
- Cruel Intentions
- Dream Street 2010
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