Joshua Jackson Biography: Wife, Age, Daughter, Net Worth, Movies, Height, IMDb, TV Shows, Instagram

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Joshua Carter Jackson (born June 11, 1978) is a talented Canadian actor popularly known as Joshua Jackson. He has made his mark in the entertainment industry with unforgettable performances. 

He’s shown versatility by portraying Cole Lockhart in the suspenseful thriller The Affair and Peter Bishop in the science fiction series Fringe

More recently, Joshua Jackson wowed fans as Dr. Christopher Duntsch in the criminal thriller series Dr. Death on Peacock and Dan Gallagher in the Paramount+ series Fatal Attraction

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Wiki Facts & About Data
Full Name: Joshua Carter Jackson
Stage Name: Joshua Jackson
Born: 11 June 1978 (age 45 years old)
Place of Birth: Vancouver, Canada
Nationality: Canadian
Education: Ideal Mini School
Height: 1.88 m
Parents: John Carter Jackson, Fiona Jackson
Siblings: Aisleagh Jackson, Jonathan Carter, Lyman Carter
Spouse: Jodie Turner-Smith (m. 2019-2023)
Girlfriend • Partner: Alyssa Julya Smith (2018), Shafia West (2017), Crystal Reed (2016), Diane Kruger (2006-2016), Rosario Dawson (2002-2003), Brittany Daniel (1999-2000), Katie Holmes (1998-1999), Margot Finley (1996-1997)
Children: Janie Jackson
Occupation: Actor • TV Personality
Net Worth: $8 million

Early Life & Education

Joshua Jackson, a creative personality, was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, on June 11, 1978. His mother, Fiona Jackson, an Irish casting director, and his father, John Carter Jackson, an American businessman from Texas.

Joshua Jackson was raised in a Catholic family alongside his younger sister, Aisleagh Jackson, and two older half-brothers, Jonathan Carter and Lyman Carter

Joshua Jackson graduated from Kitsilano Secondary School in Vancouver and attended Ideal Mini School


Joshua Jackson‘s journey in acting began when he was just a child, starting with commercials and TV appearances. However, it was in 1992 that he truly made his mark with his breakthrough role as Charlie Conway in Disney’s The Mighty Ducks. This success led him to reprise the beloved character in the film’s two sequels, The Mighty Ducks 2 (1994) and D3: The Mighty Ducks (1996).

In 1998, Jackson landed the role of Pacey Witter on Dawson’s Creek, which turned out to be a critical and commercial hit. Due to his impressive performance, he was honored with a Teen Choice Award for Best Male Actor in a Drama Series.

Following the conclusion of Dawson’s Creek in 2003, Joshua Jackson remained active in television and film. Notably, he appeared in movies such as Apt Pupil (1998), Urban Legend (1998), Cruel Intentions (1999), The Skulls (2000), and The Laramie Project (2002). 

However, his breakthrough came in 2008 when Joshua Jackson secured the leading role of Peter Bishop in the popular sci-fi series Fringe on Fox. The show enjoyed a successful five-season run and garnered critical acclaim and commercial success. Jackson‘s outstanding performance earned him a Saturn Award for Best Actor on Television.

Following the conclusion of Fringe in 2013, Joshua Jackson shifted his focus to television work. Notably, he took on significant roles in various shows, such as The Affair on Showtime from 2014 to 2018, Fatal Attraction on Paramount+ in 2022, and Dr. Death on Peacock in 2021.

Awards & Nominations


  • 2000 Young Hollywood Award for Male Superstar of Tomorrow


  • 2017 People’s Choice Award for Favorite Premium Cable TV Actor (The Affair)
  • 2016 People’s Choice Award for Favorite Premium Series Actor (The Affair) 

Social Media

  • Twitter: @VancityJax
  • Instagram: @vancityjax

Personal Life

The 45-year-old Joshua Jackson, a competent Canadian actor, has found love and companionship in the arms of actress Jodie Turner-Smith. The couple exchanged vows in 2019 and have been happily married ever since. 

Their love story blossomed further with the arrival of their beautiful daughter, Janie Jackson, completing their little family. Sadly, Joshua Jackson and Jodie Turner-Smith‘s marriage ended in 2023.

Joshua Jackson‘s romantic history includes relationships with Alyssa Julya Smith (2018), Shafia West (2017), Crystal Reed (2016), Diane Kruger (2006-2016), Rosario Dawson (2002-2003), Brittany Daniel (1999-2000), Katie Holmes (1998-1999), and Margot Finley (1996-1997).


  • 1991: Crooked Hearts as Tom
  • 1992: The Mighty Ducks as Charlie Conway
  • 1993: Digger as Billy
  • 1994: The Mighty Ducks 2 as Charlie Conway
  • 1994: Andre as Mark Baker
  • 1995: Orky (Magic in the Water) as Joshua Black
  • 1996: The Mighty Ducks 3 as Charlie Conway
  • 1998: Scream Two as a Film Student
  • 1998: Apt Pupil as Joey
  • 1998: Urban Legend as Damon Brooks
  • 1999: Cruel Intentions as Sebastian Valmont
  • 2000: The Skulls as Lucas “Luke” McNamara
  • 2000: Gossip as Beau Beau Burroughs
  • 2001: The Safety of Objects as Paul Gold
  • 2001: Aberdeen as Frank Vandermark
  • 2002: The Laramie Project as Matthew Shepard
  • 2003: I’m with Lucy as Luke
  • 2005: Cursed as Jake Taylor
  • 2006: Bobby as Tim Kerrigan
  • 2007: Shutter as Benjamin Shaw
  • 2008: One Week as Ben Tyler
  • 2009: Lakeview Terrace as Chris Mattson
  • 2010: Aurora Borealis as Harry Parker
  • 2012: Lay the Favorite as Jeremy
  • 2012: Inescapable as Paul Ridge
  • 2013: Admission as Jeremy Sloane
  • 2016: Little Men as Brian Jardine
  • 2020: You Should Have Left as Theo Conroy
  • 2020: The Jonestown Haunting as Lawrence “Larry” Schacht

Net Worth

Joshua Jackson, a Canadian-American actor, boasts an estimated net worth of $8 million. 

Having appeared in various highly acclaimed films and television series such as The Mighty DucksDawson’s Creek, and Fringe, he has established himself as a prominent figure in the entertainment industry.

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