|Date of Birth||August 10, 1967|
|Origin||St. Louis, Missouri, USA|
Blakemore was born on August 10, 1967 in St. Louis, Missouri. He has one brother, Ronnell, and five sisters, Kim, Sharon, Yvonne, Yvette, and Rechelle. Sean Blakemore attended Hazelwood East High School in his hometown of St. Louis then moved to Los Angeles on July 19, 1998, to follow his dream of acting. He married Nadyia Jones on June 19, 2010. In May 2013, the Blakemores had a daughter named Jersey.
From January 21, 2011, Blakemore began to play Shawn Butler on the ABC daytime drama General Hospital, a role he began playing on a recurring basis. On April 6, 2011, Blakemore signed a contract with ABC to continue his role full-time. On May 9, 2012, Blakemore was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role on General Hospital.
Blakemore has appeared on episodes on such series as ER, Monk, The Shield, Cold Case, NCIS and Bones. He won Auds honors at the Hollywood Black Film Festival for his portrayal of Ric Jackson in the independent romantic drama Big Ain't Bad. Blakemore also appeared in the 2002 film Dahmer, in the 2013 film Star Trek Into Darkness, and TV movies Motives 2: Retribution, and Blackout. In 2016, he has been cast on Devious Maids.