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Joshua Jackson

Joshua Carter Jackson was born in Vancouver, British Columbia. His Irish mother, Fiona Jackson, is a casting director originally from Dublin. His American father, John Carter Jackson, is from Texas. Josh spent the first eight years of his life in California before returning to Canada. At the age of 11, Josh decided he wanted to pursue acting. Knowing how cruel an acting career could be, his mother took him to his first audition in hopes of discouraging him. Instead, he landed a commercial for Keebler's potato chips.Since then, Josh has had a full career ranging from theater to television.

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Jun 11, 1978 In Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live 1975-10-11
Latest Project:
Series The Affair 2014-10-12

7 wins & 11 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Fringe
Poster of Dawson's Creek
The Affair Cole Lockhart 42 episodes, 2014-2019 2014-10-12
Conan Unknown 2010-11-08
Fringe Peter Bishop 100 episodes, 2008-2013 2008-09-09
The Graham Norton Show Unknown 2007-02-22
Chelsea Lately Unknown 2007-07-01
Dawson's Creek Pacey Witter 128 episodes, 1998-2003 1998-01-20
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
The Outer Limits Unknown 1995-03-26
The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11