Jeffrey Dean Morgan is an American actor. He became famous for his ABC series ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ in which he as a heart patient in a hospital wins the heart of a doctor, Izzie Stevens. His TV series ‘Supernatural’ and ‘The Good wife’ and comedy series ‘Weeds’ won him much acclaim and awards.
He appeared in over 25 films and even more TV serials. A versatile actor, his realistic portrayals of diverse characters had made him a much sought after actor by producers. Let’s see how much he earned and what is his net worth.
Jeffrey Dean Morgan was born in Seattle, Washington on April 22, 1966, to Sandy Thomas and Richard Dean Morgan. His schooling was at Ben Franklin Elementary School, Rose Hill Junior High school and Lake Washington High School in Kirkland. He played basketball at Skagit Valley College, and an injury stopped him playing further.
Starting his career as a graphic designer, his visit to Los Angeles with his friend was a turning point and he switched his career to acting.
His first feature film titled ‘Caged’ came in the year 1991. However, television was his chosen medium from where his major work came. He starred in the TV series ‘Burning Zone’ where his character, Dr. Edward Marcase was dominant in many episodes. He appeared in the role of John Winchester in a CW TV series ‘Supernatural’ and as Judah Botwin in ‘Weeds’ a Showtime series.
Jeffrey Dean Morgan starred in the film ‘The accidental husband’ and in the thriller ‘The Resident’ in the year 2007. In the year 2009, he starred in ‘The Comedian’ and also in ‘Watchman’. In the year 2011, he acted in ‘Texas killing fields’ as a detective.
In the year 2012, Jeffrey Dean Morgan starred in ‘Magic City’ portraying Miami crowd in 1950’s. In the year 2014, Jeffery Morgan enacted the role of Joe Di Maggio in ‘The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe, opposite Kelli Garner.
In the year 2015, he enacted the role of a freelance investigator, Jason Crouse in ‘Good Wife’ a CBC TV series. He appeared as Negan in the TV series ‘Walking Dead’ in the year 2016 for three seasons. This role fetched him many awards and much acclaim.
Awards and Achievements
Jeffrey Dean Morgan won Critics Choice Award- Best guest performer in a TV series- The Walking Dead in the year 2016.
In the year 2017, he won Saturn award for the best guest performer in a drama series for series The Walking Dead.
In the year 2017 he was nominated –MTV Movie plus TV Award-Best actor-Horror series- The Walking Dead.
In the year 2017, he won MTV plus TV Award-Best Villain-The Walking Dead.
In the year 2017, he was nominated for Fangoria Chainsaw Award-Best supporting actor- The Walking Dead.
In the year 2017 Jeffrey Dean Morgan was nominated horror Award –Best Actor-Horror series- Walking Dead.
Net Worth of Jeffrey Dean Morgan
Jeffrey Dean Morgan’s net worth is estimated at $9.5 million. His earnings from his numerous appearances in TV series and in about 34 movies added a major portion to his net worth.
His huge fan following ensured steady work and regular addition to his income and net worth. He maintains a dairy farm at Rhinebeck countryside dealing in Diary, chicken and alpacas.
Jeffrey Dean Morgan started his film and television career when he was just 25 years old. His decades of acting career have seen him enact roles as diverse as a villain, a Hero and a comedian. The versatile actor is loved by thousands of his fans, and he continues to give award-winning performances in movies and TV series.
He is known to be helpful to many. He saved his friend’s Candy and sweet shop business when he died, by helping the business