Jeffrey Dean Morgan’s charm and versatility have landed him a variety of prestigious roles alongside a number of award-winning actors and filmmakers.
Currently, Jeffrey Dean Morgan co-stars with Halle Barry in the second season of the CBS drama series Extant. His additional television credits include recurring roles in Supernatural, Grey’s Anatomy and Weeds. He also starred as hotel owner Ike Evans in the critically acclaimed series Magic City and in the miniseries Texas Rising with Bill Paxton and Thomas Jane.
Recently, Morgan completed the films Desierto, with Gael García Bernal for director Jonás Cuarón; the western The Salvation, which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival; the supernatural thriller Solace, opposite Sir Anthony Hopkins and Colin Farrell; and Bus 657, alongside Robert DeNiro.
Morgan captivated science fiction fans when he starred in the adaptation of the graphic novel Watchmen for director Zack Snyder, and The Losers, an adaptation of Vertigo’s acclaimed comic book series, produced by Joel Silver and directed by Sylvain White.
Additional feature film credits include Peace, Love & Misunderstanding, with Catherine Keener, Jane Fonda and Elizabeth Olsen for director Bruce Beresford; the thriller The Possession, with Kyra Sedgwick for producer Sam Raimi; the reboot of the 1984 action movie Red Dawn; the murder mystery The Texas Killing Fields, with Sam Worthington, Chloe Moretz and Jessica Chastain; Ang Lee’s film Taking Woodstock; and P.S. I Love You, with Hilary Swank.
Jeffrey Dean Morgan was born in Seattle. His birthday is April 22.