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Jensen Ackles


Jensen Ross Ackles, better known as simply Jensen Ackles, was born on March 1, 1978, in Dallas, Texas, to Donna Joan (Shaffer) and actor Alan Ackles. He has English, German, and Scottish ancestry. Jensen grew up in Richardson, Texas, together with his older brother, Joshua, and a younger sister, Mackenzie. Jensen graduated from Dartmouth ... See full bio »

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Known For

Supernatural
Supernatural Dean Winchester / Demon Dean / Himself / Dean Smith / Leviathan / Shapeshifter
(2005-2017)
My Bloody Valentine
My Bloody Valentine Tom Hanniger
(2009)
Batman: Under the Red Hood
Batman: Under the Red Hood Jason Todd / Red Hood
(2010)
Smallville
Smallville Jason Teague
(2004-2005)

Filmography

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 2017 Kings of Con (TV Series)
Justin Angles
 2015 The Hillywood Show (TV Mini-Series short)
Dancer
- Supernatural Parody (2015) ... Dancer
 2010 Tron: Evolution - Battle Grids (Video Game)
Gibson (voice)
 2010 The 3rd Birthday (Video Game)
Kyle Madigan (voice)
 2010 Tron: Evolution (Video Game)
Gibson (voice)
 2005 Devour (Video)
Jake Gray
 2004-2005 Smallville (TV Series)
Jason Teague
- Commencement (2005) ... Jason Teague
- Forever (2005) ... Jason Teague
- Ageless (2005) ... Jason Teague (credit only)
- Blank (2005) ... Jason Teague
- Spirit (2005) ... Jason Teague
 2004 The Plight of Clownana (Short)
Jensen
 2002-2003 Dawson's Creek (TV Series)
C.J.
- Lovelines (2003) ... C.J.
- Love Bites (2003) ... C.J.
- Sex and Violence (2003) ... C.J.
- Clean and Sober (2003) ... C.J.
 2001-2002 Dark Angel (TV Series)
Alec / X5-494 / Ben / ...
- Freak Nation (2002) ... Alec / X5-494
- She Ain't Heavy (2002) ... Alec / X5-494
- Dawg Day Afternoon (2002) ... Alec / X5-494
- Hello, Goodbye (2002) ... Alec / X5-494
 2001 Blonde (TV Mini-Series)
Eddie G
- Episode #1.2 (2001) ... Eddie G
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... Eddie G
 1997 Cybill (TV Series)
David
- The Wedding (1997) ... David
 1996 Sweet Valley High (TV Series)
Brad
- All Along the Water Tower (1996) ... Brad
 1995 Wishbone (TV Series)
Michael Duss
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Height:

6' 1" (1.86 m)
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Some people will go to the opening of an envelope. They live their lives in the public eye and get off on it, they need it. They need that kind of adoration. If their name isn't in the tabloids once a week they feel like a failure. I choose to live a more private life, as does Jared [Padalecki]. We just don't believe in that sort of thing of 'it doesn't matter what they're saying so long as ... See more »

Trivia:

Jensen's parents named him Jensen because they considered other names but found them too common. Ackles, Jensen's last name, is pronounced like 'Cackles' without a 'C.' See more »

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Star Sign:

Pisces

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