Jeffery Dean Morgan is an American actor worldly recognized for his notable television shows and movies roles. Jeffrey was born on April 22, 1966, in Seattle, Washington to parents Sandy Thomas and Richard Dean Morgan. He is best known for acting in The Walking Dead, Grey’s Anatomy, Magic City and Supernatural. Jeffrey studied at Franklin Elementary School, then joined Rose Hill Junior High, and Lake Washington High School in Kirkland, Washington. In school, he used to play football and basketball. 

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Quick facts about Jeffrey Dean Morgan

Name: Jeffrey Dean Morgan 

Date of birth: April 22, 1966 

Age: 51 years 

Place of birth: Seattle, Washington 

Father: Richard Dean Morgan 

Mother: Sandy Thomas Spouse: Hilarie Burton

Child: Augustus 

Divorced: Yes (Anya Longwell)

Spouse: Hilarie Burton (m. 2014), Anya Longwell (m. 1992–2003)

Occupation: Actor 

 

Here are some interesting facts about American actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan

1. Jeffrey has been a cast of major Television shows

It was in the year 1991 that Jeffrey began his career with a role in the movie Uncaged. So far Jeffrey has made appearances in not less than 25 movies. On the other hand, Jeffery has landed roles in many big TV series including The Burning Zone from 1996-1997, Supernatural as John Winchester as of 2005 and 2006, and as Denny Duquette in Grey’s Anatomy. He has also appeared in other series like CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The O.C, Monk, Angel amongst others.

2. Jeffrey has had many affairs

Jeffrey has had a number of affairs in the past before settling down with his current wife. He was engaged in 2007 to former Weeds costar Mary-Louise Parker but ended their engagement in April 2008. Jeffrey got into another relationship with actress Anya Longwell and got married in Las Vegas on May 30, 1992. However, they later divorced and in 2009 Jeffrey started yet another relationship with actress Hilarie Burton. The couple has a son Augustus born in March 2010. Jeffrey is quoted to have said that he and Hillarie were not yet married but they have plans to get officially married

3. Jeffrey has a passion for animals

Yes, Jeffrey has a love of animals especially dogs. In the past, he made a donation to Rescues’ Walk of Paws celebrity art auction of a piece of his artwork. The proceeds made were handed out to help shelter dogs and cats in Pasadena, California. Jeffrey’s dog Bisou died at the age of 17, and apart from his fans mourning with him they also went ahead to donate to The Brittany Foundation, a charity organization whose mission is to help homeless dogs.

4. Jeffrey has a striking resemblance to Javier Bardem

A striking resemblance has been noticed between Jeffrey and his fellow actor Javier Bardem. Jeffrey admits that he has many times been mistaken for Javier because of their resemblance. The two have starred together in a number of movies and are said to be very close friends.

5. Jeffrey’s love for motorcycles

When he moved to Los Angeles, Jeffrey could not afford a car hence he opted to buy a motorcycle and that is where his love for motorcycles began. Even though he was able to afford a car after some time, his love of motorcycles is still strong. Jeffrey owns five motorcycles and he really loves riding with his companions who are his dogs.

6. Jeffrey can go to extreme measures for a role

Jeffrey is one actor who takes his acting and his roles extremely seriously. It is so serious that Jeffrey can go to any extent to fit the role/character that he has been assigned. He has undergone extreme dieting so as to fit the role as well as playing. Honestly, Jeffrey is a very dedicated actor.

7. Jeffrey and his family live on a working farm

Jeffrey and his wife Hillarie wanted their son to grow up away from the city life that’s why they moved to a 60-acre working farm. The farm contains cattle, chickens, alpacas and also has a llama. Their home is located in the town of Rhinebeck in Dutchess County, New York.

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