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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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 2011 Supernatural: The Animation (TV Series)
Dean Winchester
- All Hell Breaks Loose: Part 2 (2011) ... Dean Winchester
- All Hell Breaks Loose: Part 1 (2011) ... Dean Winchester
 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)
 2010 Batman: Under the Red Hood (Video)
Red Hood (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)
 2002-2003 Dawson's Creek (TV Series)
- 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
 1997 Cybill (TV Series)
- The Wedding (1997) ... David
 1996 Sweet Valley High (TV Series)
- All Along the Water Tower (1996) ... Brad
 1996 Wishbone (TV Series)
Michael Duss
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Sings back-up vocals on good friend Steve Carlson's albums - "Spot in the Corner" and "Rollin' On". See more »

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5 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


6' 1¼" (1.86 m)

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"When I was in middle school, some of my so-called friends found a catalog ad I did for Superman pajamas. They made as many copies as they could and pasted them up all over school." - on his most embarrassing moment. See more »


Filming My Bloody Valentine (2009). See more »


Frequently plays characters with an overwhelming need for parental approval See more »


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