Canadian-born actor and producer Joshua Jackson is known for his brilliant work on primetime television and in countless films. He burst into the limelight as a teenager in the ’90s when he played Charlie Conway in The Mighty Ducks film series. He also played the critically acclaimed role of Pacey Witter on the teen series Dawson’s Creek More recently, the talented actor has been known for his brilliant performances in the sci-fi series Fringe as well as the drama series The Affair
Joshua Jackson’s biography
Joshua Jackson was born in 1978 on the 11th day of June in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. His father John Carter originally comes from Texas (USA), his mother Fiona Jackson from Dublin (Ireland). He has a sister named Aisleagh and two half brothers, Jonathan and Lyman. Jackson spent his childhood in California but eventually returned to his hometown of Vancouver at the age of 8 with his mother and sister. He attended Ideal Mini School in Vancouver and later transferred to Kitsilano Secondary School, also in Vancouver.
As a teenager, Jackson made his acting debut in the film Bent Hearts (1991) and a year later he starred in a stage production of Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory He had a role as Charlie Conway in the three-part Walt Disney film series Mighty Ducks (1992, 94, 96). He also credited notable small screen roles in the made-for-TV films Pay Out (1991), Robin of Locksley (1996) and The Edge of Innocence (1997).
Jackson eventually landed his TV breakout role as Pacey Witter on the teen drama series Dawson’s Creek (1980-2003). His performance on the series earned him multiple awards as he won 3 Teen Choice Awards from a total of 5 nominations. While Dawson’s Creek was on, his film credits continued to soar as he appeared in Cruel Intentions (1999), The Skulls (2000) and many others. He later appeared in Americano (2005), Northern Lights (2005), Bobby (2006) and Lock (2008). The talented actor also had a starring role in the Canadian indie film A Week (2008) doubled as executive producer.
Joshua Jackson’s next starring role came in the sci-fi series Fringe (2008-13), in which he played the lead character, Peter Bishop. His performance during the series’ 5-year run earned him 4 Teen Choice Award nominations. The talented actor got another starring role when he starred as Cole Lockhart (Cole Lockhart) in the drama series The Affair (2014-18). Even as his TV credits continue to roll up, Jackson continues to take roles in films like Inescapable (2012), Heaven (2015) and many more.
Wealth (income and earnings)
Joshua Jackson’s net worth is tied at an estimated $8 million. The Candia-born actor has undoubtedly had a very busy career since he first burst onto our screens in 1991. There seems to be no slowing down for the talented Hollywood star as he has also dabbled in the background of the business as well.
wife – is he married?
Joshua Jackson has no woman like he has never been married in the past. The Hollywood star has had a fair amount of romantic pursuits, however, and his exes include some of Tinseltown’s most popular leading ladies.
Jackson’s first known girlfriend was Margot Finley, a former actress whom he dated between 1996 and 1997. He also dated Hollywood A-lister Katie Holmes and their romance lasted from 1998-1999. He also had brief relationships with actresses Brittany Daniel (1999-2000) and Rosario Dawson (2002-03).
Joshua Jackson’s longest romantic engagement was to German-born actress and former model Diane Kruger. While their romance ensued, the two shared residences in Paris, Los Angeles and Vancouver. However, they split in July 2016 after over a decade of dating.
Is he dating anyone now? – Girlfriend
In 2018, Joshua Jackson got together with actress, model, TV host and entrepreneur Alyssa Julya Smith. The duo are said to have met in Los Angeles, but other details about their relationship are largely unknown. Smith holds a degree in Entertainment Communications from the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism. Her film credits include Couples Retreat (2009) and Heist (2015). She is also known for her hosting duties on the live streaming TV network Cheddar Inc.
Height and body stats
Joshua Jackson stands at an impressive height of 6ft 1in (185cm) and maintains a body weight of 80kg (176lb). Now in his 40s, this Hollywood guy has maintained his charming good looks that have forever endeared him to fans around the world.