Marlon Jackson got his start in the world of acting at the ripe age of 14. He had a part on the television special "People Magazine on TV" (CBS, 1987-88). During the early stages of his acting career, Jackson worked in films like "Student Confidential" (1987). Jackson also lent his voice to various characters in "The Jackson Five" (ABC, 1971-73). In the eighties and the nineties, Jackson devoted his time to various credits, such as "The 20th Annual NAACP Image Awards" (NBC, 1987-88), "Moonwalker" with Michael Jackson (1988) and "The Jackson Family Honors" (NBC, 1993-94). He also worked on ""We Are the World": A 10th Anniversary Tribute" (Disney, 1994-95). In the nineties and the early 2000s, Jackson lent his talents to projects like "Nell" (1994), "My Fellow Americans" (1996) and "In Dreams" with Annette Bening (1999). His credits also expanded to "Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration" (CBS, 2001-02). Jackson most recently acted on "The Jacksons: A Family Dynasty" (A&E Network, 2009-2010). Jackson was the son of Joe Jackson and brother to Janet Jackson, La Toya Jackson, Maureen "Rebbie" Jackson and Maureen "Rebbie" Jackson.