Jared Padalecki

American actor

Jared Padalecki (born July 19, 1982) is an American actor. He is best known for his role on the television series Gilmore Girls. Padalecki is also known for playing Sam Winchester on the CW television series Supernatural.

Jared Padalecki
Padalecki at the San Diego Comic-Con International in July 2012.
Jared Tristan Padalecki

(1982-07-19) July 19, 1982 (age 41)
SpouseGenevieve Cortese (2010–present)

Padalecki married Genevieve Cortese on February 27, 2010 in Sun Valley, Idaho. He and his wife are living in Austin, Texas. Their son, Thomas Padalecki, was born on March 19, 2012.

Filmography change

List of films credits
Year Title Role Notes
1999 A Little Inside Matt Nelson
2000 Do Not Disturb Sam TV movie
2001 Close to Home TV movie
2002 A Ring of Endless Light Zachery Gray TV movie
2003 Cheaper by the Dozen High School Bully (uncredited)
2004 New York Minute Trey Lipton
2004 Flight of the Phoenix John Davis
2005 House of Wax Wade Nominated–Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie: Breakout Male
2005 Cry Wolf Tom
2007 House of Fears J.P. (uncredited)
2008 Christmas Cottage Thomas Kinkade
2009 Friday the 13th Clay Miller
List of television credits
Year Title Role Notes
2000–2005 Gilmore Girls Dean Forester 63 episodes
Recurring; Seasons 1, 4, & 5
Main Cast; Seasons 2–3
Nominated–Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actor: Drama
2001 ER Paul Harris Episode: "Piece of Mind"
2003 Young MacGyver Clay MacGyver Pilot
2005–2020 Supernatural Sam Winchester Main role
Nominated–Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actor: Drama
Nominated–Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actor: Sci-Fi/Fantasy (2011, 2012)
Nominated–SFX Award for Best TV Actor
2007 Room 401 Himself Cancelled after 8 episodes
2009 Supernatural Lucifer "The End" (Season 5, Episode 4)
2010 Supernatural Gary Frankle "Swap Meat" (Season 5, Episode 12)
2011 Supernatural: The Anime Series Sam Winchester Voice role, 22 episodes

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