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Drake Bell

"Jared Drake Bell" more commonly known as "Drake Bell" was (born on June 27, 1986), and is an American actor, guitar player and singer/songwriter.

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Bell was born in Orange County, California to Robin Dodson, a professional billiards player. He has a stepfather, Roy, and two older brothers, Robert and Travis. He attended the Orange County High School of the Arts in Santa Ana, California.

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Bell started acting at age five and began playing the guitar at age 13. He was nominated in 2000 for the Young Artist Award for Best Performance in a TV Movie or Pilot in the Supporting Young Actor category for his role as Cage Redding in The Jack Bull. Before working on ''Drake & Josh'', Bell was known to young television audiences as a cast member on ''The Amanda Show''. He made a guest appearance as himself on Nickelodeon's ''Zoey 101'', which was created by Dan Schneider, also the creator of ''Drake & Josh'' and ''The Amanda Show''. Bell also won a blimp in the Favorite TV Actor category, for his character on ''Drake & Josh''. The show also won for Favorite TV Show at the 2006 Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards.

Bell's debut album, ''Telegraph'', was released on September...

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