Jensen Ackles is an American actor who is best known for portraying the character of Dean Winchester in the TV series ‘Supernatural’ on The CW. He has also successfully appeared in ‘Days of Our Lives’ as Eric Brady. Ackles is also a director and has appeared in many other movies and television shows. He has won several accolades for his performance in ‘Supernatural.’ Keep reading to know more about Jensen Ackles’s net worth in 2018.
Jensen Ackles Early Life
Jensen Ross Ackles is the son of Alan Roger and Donna Joan Ackles. He was born in Dallas, Texas on March 1, 1978.
He completed his schooling in 1996 from LV Berkner High School and has also attended the Dartmouth Elementary School. He likes basketball, football, baseball, and lacrosse. He started his career at the age of two years old by doing modeling.
In 2010, Jensen Ackles got married to actress Danneel Harris. They were engaged in 2009 and had got three children. He is a non-denominational Christian.
Ackles was interested in acting from a very young age but also decided to go for sports medicine and be a physical therapist. He later moved to Los Angeles for a career in acting. His father is also an actor and has got two siblings.
Jensen Ackles Career
In 1996, Jensen Ackleson got an opportunity to be in an episode of ‘Wishbone.’ In the same year, he went on to appear in the TV series ‘Mr. Rhodes’ as Malcolm. From 1997 to 2000, he was seen in ‘Days of Our Lives.’ This was followed by becoming Eddie G. Robinson in the TV movie ‘Blonde.’
He has also successfully appeared in ‘Dark Angel.’ In 2002, he appeared for TV series ‘Dawson’s Creek.’ He has also appeared in ‘Still Life’ and ‘Smallville.’ In 2005, Ackles landed in the lead role of Dean Winchester in ‘Supernatural.’ He continues to appear in the series till date.
Ackles has also voiced ‘Supernatural: The Anime Series.’ He has guest appeared on many other television shows like ‘Sweet Valley High.’
As a film actor, he was seen in the 2004 short film called ‘The Plight of Clownana.’ The following year, the actor was seen as Jake Gray in the film ‘Devour.’ In 2007, Ackles portrayed Boaz Priestly in the movie ‘Ten Inch Hero.’ He then appeared in ‘My Bloody Valentine 3D’.
He was the producer of his debut short film in 2004. Additionally, he has served as the director of six episodes of ‘Supernatural.’ He also voiced for two video games.
Awards & Achievements
Jensen Ackles has received nominations from Constellation Awards and Daytime Emmy Awards. He won the Soap Opera Digest Awards in 1998. He is also the winner of the 2010 Ewwy Awards and was nominated for the SFX Awards in 2013. For his role in ‘Supernatural,’ the actor has won the People’s Choice Award and Teen Choice Award. He is also the winner of the TV Guide Award.
Net Worth of Jensen Ackles
The estimated net worth of Jensen Ackles is more than $12 million. He is one of the highest paid television actors and is reported to receive $175,000 for a single episode of ‘Supernatural.’ He rose to fame after appearing in ‘Supernatural’ and has appeared in many movies and television shows. He has also lent his voice to the video games ‘Tron: Evolution’ and ‘The 3rd Birthday’. In 2010, he voiced for the film ‘Batman: Under the Red Hood.’ Jensen Ackles has also got many expensive cars.
Jensen Ackles is one of the most well-known actors in the world. He faced the camera at a tiny age of two and later became one of the leading stars in the television industry. He also loves sports and music and is known for his gorgeous looks. He has been dedicated to his profession and has got many fans.