Stage and screen actor Jesse L. Martin, who originated the role of Tom Collins in Broadway's Tony Award-winning Rent, has landed a recurring role on the NBC musical drama "Smash," according to Deadline.com.
On the series Martin will play Scott Welker, an artistic director of a theatre company who has a history with a couple of the characters. His character is also reported to be a possible love interest for Julia (Debra Messing).
Martin, who has been seen on NBC's "Law & Order," has also appeared on Broadway in Timon of Athens, The Government Inspector and The Merchant of Venice.
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