Adrian Bustamante was born Raul Bustamante on September 8, 1981, in Fremont, California to Raul and Marie, and was the first of their four children (1 sister and 2 brothers). The Bustamante family, moved to Antioch, California, where Adrian grew up and graduated highschool. Adrian's parents divorced when he was young and both his parents remain strong supporters in his life. Adrian attended A couple community colleges taking multiple acting classes, but not making a move towards his true love of acting for another 9 years. Though Adrian received no formal training after his time in college he decided to make a run full time at acting after a long career in real estate. He began acting in San Francisco, California and booked his first major role on the NBC Network Drama "Trauma." While working on Trauma Adrian's Career began to roll, working on numerous commercials and working on the CBS day time soap "The Young and the Restless." Adrian has since been in numerous television shows and films, and is garnering a name around Hollywood.