Jenkins was born in Tampa, Florida to Mary and
Eric Jenkins. His older brother is Renneker Jenkins, also an actor
and he has an older sister, Tiffany. Like his character in Keeping
Up with the Steins, he is Jewish, and attended Hebrew school.
He now lives in California.
Jenkins starred as Miles Barnett on the NBC television
series Surface, though it was not renewed for a second season. He
also appeared in the first season of the Nickelodeon series Unfabulous.
Jenkins starred in the Disney Channel film Life Is Ruff, alongside
Kyle Massey and Mitchel Musso. Jenkins appeared in the 2005 comedy
Bad News Bears, with Billy Bob Thornton. His latest role is in the
comedy Keeping Up with the Steins, which opened on May 14, 2006.
He had a guest appearance in an episode of House ("Meaning").
He is appearing in an upcoming movie "Think Tank" which
will be in theatres sometime in 2007. Carter guest-starred as a
young returnee on The 4400. And he shares the birthday of famous
actress Rebecca Williams.
Jenkins starred in the 2005 comedy Bad News Bears
with Billy Bob Thornton: he played Joey from the opposing team.
He guest starred on "My Tormented Mentor" and an episode
of Scrubs as a young version of The Todd. He is best known for playing
Raymond Caine(Junior), the nephew of Miami-Dade Police Lt. Horatio
Caine played by David Caruso) on CBS's CSI:Miami as well as Jack
on the now-cancelled CBS musical-drama Viva Laughlin. He is in the
up coming movie They Came from Upstairs alongside Ashley Tisdale
and Robert Hoffman.