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Taye Diggs


Mostly Credited As: Taye Diggs
Birth Name: Scott Leo Diggs
Date Of Birth: January 02, 1971 (Age 45)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: New Jersey
Height: 5' 10" (1.77 m)

Taye Diggs


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.


TV Appearances

Main cast 
Murder In The First (2014)As: Terry Seagrave
Private Practice (2007)As: Dr. Sam Bennett
Day Break (2006)As: Detective Brett Hopper
Kevin Hill (2004)As: Kevin Hill
Episode Cast Credits 

NCIS (2003) 
  Scope 13x18: (Mar/15/2016) As Aaron Davis, [Special Guest Stars]

The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore (2015) 
  Bill Cosby's Countersuit & Face of Jesus 01x150: (Dec/15/2015) As Himself 
  Bill Cosby's Countersuit & Face of Jesus 01x150: (Dec/15/2015) As Himself 

Rosewood (2015) 
  Aortic Ateresia and Art Installations 01x10: (Dec/02/2015) As Dr. Mike Boyce 

Rachael Ray (2006) 
  Rach Turns the Heat Up with Sofia Vergara, Co-Host Taye Diggs & a 5-Alarm Cook-Off 09x38: (Nov/05/2014) As Himself 

Live with Kelly (1983) 
  Mark Harmon, Taye Diggs 33x22: (Sep/30/2014) As Himself 
  Mark Harmon, Taye Diggs 33x22: (Sep/30/2014) As Himself 
  Adam Savage & Jamie Hyneman, Nicki Minaj, Colbie Caillat, guest co-host Taye Diggs 32x201: (Jun/09/2014) As Himself, [Guest Hosts]
  Season 19, Episode 136 26x141: (Mar/17/2008) As Himself 

Sesame Street (1969) 
  Bert's Training Wheels 45x02: (Sep/16/2014) As Himself 

Conan (2010) 
  Dwayne Johnson, Taye Diggs, Tori Amos 04x114: (Jul/24/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Talk (2010) 
  Taye Diggs, Thea Andrews, Kim Wayans, guest co-host Marie Osmond 04x197: (Jul/15/2014) As Himself 
  Taye Diggs, Thea Andrews, Kim Wayans, guest co-host Marie Osmond 04x197: (Jul/15/2014) As Himself 

Watch What Happens: Live (2009) 
  Taye Diggs & John Legend 11x112: (Jul/10/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Wendy Williams Show (2009) 
  Trendy at Wendy 05x169: (Jun/25/2014) As Himself 

Today (US) (1952) 
  Season 63, Episode 105 63x105: (Jun/06/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) 
  Megan Fox, Taye Diggs 11x151: (May/05/2014) As Himself 
  Megan Fox, Taye Diggs 11x151: (May/05/2014) As Himself 
  Matthew McConaughey, Taye Diggs, James Blunt 11x42: (Nov/05/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Matthew McConaughey, Taye Diggs, James Blunt 11x42: (Nov/05/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Black Panther (2010) 
  Season 1, Episode 1 01x01: (Jan/16/2010) Voiced  Historical Panther 2, [Starring Roles]

Better Off Ted (2009) 
  Love Blurts 02x01: (Dec/08/2009) As Greg 
  Love Blurts 02x01: (Dec/08/2009) As Greg 

Marvel Super Hero Squad (2009) 
  Tremble at the Might of M.O.D.O.K. 01x13: (Nov/07/2009) Voiced  Black Panther 
  Tremble at the Might of M.O.D.O.K. 01x13: (Nov/07/2009) Voiced  Black Panther 

Grey's Anatomy (2005) 
  Before and After 05x15: (Feb/12/2009) As Dr. Sam Bennett (Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Friend of Addison), [Special Guest Stars]
  The Other Side of This Life (2) 03x23: (May/03/2007) As Dr. Sam Bennett (Founding Partner of Oceanside Wellness Group), [Special Guest Stars]
  The Other Side of This Life (2) 03x23: (May/03/2007) As Dr. Sam Bennett (Founding Partner of Oceanside Wellness Group), [Special Guest Stars]
  The Other Side of This Life (1) 03x22: (May/03/2007) As Dr. Sam Bennett (Founding Partner of Oceanside Wellness Group), [Special Guest Stars]

Great Performances (1974) 
  Dance in America: Dancing in the Light 35x02: (Jun/20/2007) As Himself 

Will & Grace (1998) 
  Grace Expectations 08x16: (Mar/16/2006) As James Hansen 
  The Definition Of Marriage 08x15: (Feb/09/2006) As James Hansen 
  I Love L. Gay 08x14: (Feb/02/2006) As James Hansen 
  Von Trapped 08x10: (Jan/05/2006) As James Hansen 

Last Call with Carson Daly (2002) 
  Taye Diggs, Shia LaBeouf, Unwritten Law 04x18: (Feb/22/2005) As Himself 
  Taye Diggs, Poppy Montgomery, Gavin Degraw 02x44: (Apr/24/2003) As Himself 
  Taye Diggs, Poppy Montgomery, Gavin Degraw 02x44: (Apr/24/2003) As Himself 

The Late Show with David Letterman (1993) 
  Kelly Ripa, Taye Diggs 12x101: (Feb/16/2005) As Himself 
  Kelly Ripa, Taye Diggs 12x101: (Feb/16/2005) As Himself 

MADtv (1995) 
  Episode #1007 10x07: (Nov/27/2004) As Himself, [Uncredited]

The View (1997) 
  Season 8, Episode 23 08x23: (Sep/29/2004) As Himself 

The West Wing (1999) 
  Twenty Five 04x23: (May/14/2003) As Wes Davis 
  Twenty Five 04x23: (May/14/2003) As Wes Davis 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Wes Davis 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Wes Davis 

Ally McBeal (1997) 
  The Wedding 04x23: (May/21/2001) As Jackson Duper 
  The Wedding 04x23: (May/21/2001) As Jackson Duper 
  Home Again 04x22: (May/14/2001) As Jackson Duper 
  Queen Bee 04x21: (May/07/2001) As Jackson Duper 

Law & Order (1990) 
  Good Girl 07x03: (Oct/07/1996) As Sky Bell 

The Arsenio Hall Show (2013) (2013) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Bethenny (2013) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself 

New Girl (2011) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Artie 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Artie 

CBS This Morning (1987) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Punk'd (2012) (2003) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself 

New York Undercover (1994) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Stephon 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Stephon 

The Queen Latifah Show (2013) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself 

Jimmy Kimmel Live (2003) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Screen Actors Guild Awards (1995) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself (Presenter) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself (Presenter) 

America's Next Top Model (2003) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself 
Crew Credits

Show Crew


Kevin Hill (2004)• Producer

Episode Crew


Trivia

Taye is married to his RENT and The Wild Party costar Idina Menzel

Taye Diggs Quotes

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