DMX Get to know the 48-year old actor, musician, DMX, before he got famous (e.g. It's Dark and Hell Is Hot). IMDB reports MTV Jams (TV Series) was DMX's first TV appearance in 1996. In 1998 he starred as DMX in his first movie DMX: Slippin' (Video short) . BirthdayDecember 18, 1970NationalityAmericanName in PassportEarl SimmonsDebut DMX: Slippin' (Video short) (1998)First Song DMX - Ruff Ryders' AnthemEthnicityAfro-American (Read: 16 Surprising Celebrity Ethnicities)Ethnic category/Race(?)BlackSexuality - Gay or NayStraightHis home town is Mount Vernon, New York, U.S.. His parents Arnett Simmons & Joe Barker are of Afro-American ethnicity. DMX was born on December 18, 1970 on a Friday. Center mapTrafficBicyclingTransit Read: 19 Celebrity childhood Homes High school: Yonkers High School, Yonkers, NYChildhood Photos - When he was young Credit: Marriedbiography.com Photo of First movie or tv show debut DMX: Slippin' (Video short) Character: DMX| Date: 1998DMX's First music video DMX released DMX - Ruff Ryders' Anthem, from the album in 2009. Footage of early or first TV Interview or Appearance DMX Interview In Jail, Part One Most popular video on Youtube DMX - X Gon' Give It To Ya Views: 96.679.251 Share your real life experiences with DMX here and rate your meeting! Correct our wiki/bio - is he not gay or straight or of different heritage? Let us know!