Actor 101: Jared Padalecki

So… Who is Jared Padalecki?

Jared Padalecki is an American actor who currently resides in Austin, Texas.


When is his birthday?

July 19th, 1982


What is he most known for?

Jared Padalecki is best known for his role as Sam Winchester on the hit fantasy/horror series Supernatural.


What else has he starred in?


  • A Little Inside
  • Cheaper by the Dozen
  • New York Minute
  • Flight of the Phoenix
  • House of Wax
  • Cry Wolf
  • House of Fears
  • Christmas Cottage
  • Friday the 13th


  • Silent Witness
  • Gilmore Girls
  • ER
  • A Ring of Endless Light
  • Young MacGyver
  • Supernatural
  • Room 401
  • Supernatural: The Anime Series
  • Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life


What else do I need to know?

On top of all his movie and television work, Jared Padalecki is an important advocate for mental health awareness. After sharing his personal struggles with depression, he began the “Always Keep Fighting” campaign. Through multiple clothing campaigns, he has raised money for organizations such as To Write Love On Her Arms and has encouraged fans around the world to keep fighting and to put themselves first.


What are his social media links?

Twitter: @jarpad

Instagram: @jaredpadalecki

Facebook: @JaredPadalecki


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Written by Jessica Brown

A college graduate who enjoys watching Supernatural, attending conventions and concerts, taking photos, and writing to the masses. Email me at jesslaurenb@yahoo.com.