Jensen Ackles is an American actor and director born in 1978 in Los Angeles, California. Ackles first gained prominence in the role of Eric Brady on Days of our Lives. He also appeared in shows such as Dark Angel, Smallville, Dawson’s Creek, and Supernatural. Movies he has been featured in include Devour, Batman: Under the Red Hood, and Ten Inch Hero. Accolades he has earned include a Soap Opera Digest Award, Ewwy Award, TV Guide Award, and People’s Choice Award. He is married to Danneel Harris and they have one child.