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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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 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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6' 1¼" (1.86 m)

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[on 9/11] 9/11 was unreal. I happened to be in Canada at the time and really didn't get a sense of how awful it really was until a few days later when it hit me like a ton of bricks...that the place I call home, the country that is invincible, my country of pride and freedom, the place we all feel safe, had been completely violated. I immediately jumped on a plane and flew to be with my family. ... See more »


Filming season 4 of Supernatural (2005) in Vancouver, British Columbia. See more »


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