Mostly Credited As: Taye Diggs
Birth Name: Scott Leo Diggs
Date Of Birth: January 02, 1971 (Age 42)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Newark, New Jersey
Height: 5' 10" (1.77 m)
Taye Diggs is an American actor, and was born on January 2, 1971 in Newark, New Jersey. Diggs' first got noticed for his role in 1998's How Stella Got Her Groove Back. He followed that up with a recurring role on Ally McBeal. In addition to many TV guest appearances, Diggs' has starred in films such as Go, House On Haunted Hill, The Way Of The Gun Equilibrium, and Rent. In 2004 he starred in the one-season legal drama Kevin Hill, and then in 2006 he played the lead in the limited run ABC action/adventure series Day Break. He finally found a permanent TV gig as Dr. Sam Bennett on the hit ABC drama Private Practice, which is currently airing its fifth season.