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Jared Padalecki


Jared Padalecki was born in San Antonio, Texas, to Sherri (Kammer), a teacher of English, and Gerald Padalecki, a tax accountant. He is of Polish (father) and German, English, Scottish, and French (mother) descent. Jared started to take acting lessons when he was 12. Then, he won the "Claim to Fame" Contest in 1999 and got to appear on the Teen ... See full bio »

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Known For

Supernatural
Supernatural Sam Winchester / Ezekiel / Gadreel / Himself / Lucifer / Demon Sam / Gary Frankle / Leviathan / Meg Masters / Sam Wesson / Shapeshifter
(2005-2016)
Friday the 13th
Friday the 13th Clay Miller
(2009)
House of Wax
(2005)
Gilmore Girls
Gilmore Girls Dean Forester
(2000-2005)

Filmography

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 2016 Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life (TV Mini-Series)
Dean Forester
- Fall (2016) ... Dean Forester
 2015 Phantom Boy
Lt. Alex
 2007 House of Fears
J.P. (uncredited)
 2005 Cry_Wolf
Tom
 2003 Young MacGyver (TV Movie)
Clay MacGyver
 2003 Cheaper by the Dozen
Bully (uncredited)
 2002 A Ring of Endless Light (TV Movie)
Zachery Gray
 2001 Close to Home (TV Movie)
 2001 ER (TV Series)
Paul Harris
- Piece of Mind (2001) ... Paul Harris
 2000 Silent Witness (TV Movie)
Sam
 1999 A Little Inside
Matt Nelson
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1 Interview | 3 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Personal Quote:

On love: "Don't place expectations on someone. Enjoy the time you have together, and let it go where it goes." See more »

Trivia:

Was a final candidate for the role of Clark Kent/Superman in McG's abandoned reboot. One of his rivals for the part was Henry Cavill who was cast before it was scrapped and got to play the role in Man of Steel (2013). See more »

Trademark:

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Nickname:

J-Rod See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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