Jesse Plemons also known as Jesse Lon Plemons is an American actor who has contributed to television and film industry. He is best known for his work in television series like
Friday Night Lights
, as Landry Clarke aired on NBC, Breaking Bad, a crime drama on AMC. He appeared in the second season of Fargo series. His famous movies include Like Mike,
, Battleship and the recent
in 2015. He was born in Texas, to Jim Bob Plemons and Lisa Beth. He was the second child of the couple; they have a daughter named Jill Plemons. He did his schooling from Mart area. In his school days, he used to play football. He went to Mart High School. He attended the Texas Tech University Independent School District. He did distance learning during his high school in the online program. He started his career at the age of 3 1/2 in the Coca-Cola commercial. When he was eight years old, he used to audition in Los Angeles and did small roles to support his family. In 1999, he made his first appearance in movies with Varsity Blues. In 2000, he acted in All the Pretty Horses and did a small role in Walker, Texas Ranger and Sabrina, the Teenage Witch. From 2003 to 2006 he appeared in many television series like The Lyon's Den, Judging Amy, Grey's Anatomy and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. In 2006, he appeared in the television series Friday Night Lights.
The series was based on a school football team in Dillon. He played the character of Landry Clarke, who was the best friend of Matt Saracen. As he had used to play football during his school days, he was the best actor who used to play football in the series. Once in a scene playing football he got injured on his chin and had eleven stitches. In 2012, he appeared in Battleship by
. From 2012, he appeared in Breaking Bad series. He played the character of Todd Alquist, who was a villain and the series was aired on AMC. He has appeared in Season 5A and Season 5B. In 2014, there were rumors that the actor would star in
Episode VII that is Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but then changes were made the role went to
. He acted in the movie Black Mass along with
in 2015. In the very same year, he made appearance in
film. The movie was based on the story of Lance Armstrong and Bridge of Spies a film by Steven Spielberg.
He appeared in Fargo a television show portraying the character of Ed, who is the husband of
. During the movie Breaking Bad, he got the nickname of "Meth Damon". In the movie All The Pretty Horses, he gained a bit of weight so he gained the name of "Fat Damon." The actor is very interested in the music field and writes, sings and plays guitar in the band Cowboy and Indian. He has linked up projects like Mena, along with
and Other People, in which he will be sharing the screen with opposite Molly Shannon.