Jared Padalecki
Jared Padalecki
Real Name/Full Name Jared Tristan Padaleck
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Jared Padalecki
Birth Place: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 19 July 1982
Age/How Old: 41 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 193 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 3″
Weight: In Kilograms – 100 Kg
In Pounds – 220 lbs
Eye Color: Green
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father –Gerald Padalecki
Mother –Sherri Padalecki
Siblings: Jeff Padalecki and Megan Padalecki
School: James Madison High School
College: University of Texas
Religion: Catholic
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Genevieve Cortese [m. 2010]
Kids/Children Name: Odette Elliott Padalecki, Austin Shepherd Padalecki and Thomas Colton Padalecki.
Profession: Actor
Net Worth: $15 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Jared Padalecki is a well-known American Actor as well as a Voice Actor. In a television series known as ‘Supernatural ‘and ‘Gilmore,’ he has played a significant role. Up to to-date, people all over the globe watch both the television series wherein the ‘supernatural,’ he has played the role of unforgettable Sam Winchester for which he was awarded. As a voice actor, he provided his voice for Sam Winchester also in an animated version in the ‘Supernational.’

Well, how well do you know about Jared Padalecki? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Jared Padalecki’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Jared Padalecki to date.

Biography and Early Life

Jared Padalecki born as Jared Tristan Padalecki was born on 19 July 1982 in San Antonio, Texas, in the United States. He is the son of Gerald Padalecki, who was a tax accountant at San Antonio in Texas, and Sherri Padalecki, an English language teacher. He has an older brother, namely Jeff Padalecki, and a younger sister namely Megan Padalecki. Jared’s father is of Polish descent, while his mother has German, Scottish, French, and English ancestry.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Jared Padalecki in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jared Padalecki’s age is 41 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024 having been born on 19 July 1982. Though, he is 6′ 3″ in feet and inches and 193 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 220 lbs in Pound and 100kg in Kilograms.


Jared started his education just like any other child. He enrolled in James Madison High school, located in Austin, Texas. It was after finishing high school he gained a Presidential Scholarship Program and had decided to join the University of Texas. He later chose his acting career other than furthering his education and moved to Los Angeles.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Jared Padalecki With Wife Genevieve Cortese
Jared Padalecki With Wife Genevieve Cortese

Jared Padalecki is a married man. He is married to his lovely wife, Genevieve Cortese. The two met when Cortese appeared as a guest in the show ‘Supernatural.’ They got engaged in January and wedded February that same year. Together they have three children, namely, Thomas Colton Padalecki, their elder son, Austin Shepherd Padalecki, the second son, and Odette Elliott Padalecki, their daughter. He has a happy family, and they live in harmony together.

Is Jared Padalecki Gay?

Jared Padalecki is neither gay.  He has a straight sexual orientation. Also, looking at his personal life, he is a married man to Genevieve Cortese. Jared and Cortese have two sons and one daughter together. He is happily married and has no intentions of separating with his wife or leaving his family. He loves his family.

Professional Career

Padalecki started his career when he played his first role in a minor film called ‘A little inside.’ He also worked for the television series Gilmore Girls role and later played a side role in various television films, which includes; Close to Home, Disney Channel movies, a ring of endless light, and Silent Witness. He gained fame after acting in movies like ‘House of Wax’ and ‘New York Minutes.’ As a child actor, he earned much fame and advertising for various companies.

Jared is a social person. Through that, he has been able to start a cause that supports people who are suffering from depression, self-injury, and addiction. He is a multi-talented person. His life with versatile acting skills has made him much known. He later played a major role in ‘The Christmas Cottage’ as Thomas Kinkade along with actor Peter O’Toole. In the film ‘Gilmore Girls,’ he did the part of Dean Forester together with Alexis Bledel.

In ‘A Little inside,’ he played the role of Matt Nelson, and after some break, he did the role of high school bully in cheaper by the dozen. He has also worked in many historical films that are popular all over the world.


Padalecki has won many awards and has been nominated for his good performance in the films. He won the ‘Best Male Performance in Science Fiction Television Episode.’ At the Constellation Awards, he received an award for his role as Sam Winchester in ‘Supernatural.’ Also, in the category of ‘Best Male Performance in Science Fiction Episode,’ he won ‘Constellation Awards as well. He was nominated at SFX Awards in the category of ‘Best TV Actor.’ He also won the ‘People’s Choice Awards and ‘Teen Choice Awards in the category of ‘Choice TV Actor Fantasy/ Sci-Fi’ for his role in ‘Supernatural.’

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jared Padalecki in 2024

Jared Padalecki Net Worth
Jared Padalecki Net Worth

As of 2024, Jared estimated net worth is $15 million. He has gained his income through acting, where he has also received a lot of costly gifts from fan followers all over the globe. In the ‘Supernatural’ film, he has been awarded prizes from different times where he earned between $160K to $190K for every episode of the Supernatural show. He also did several side businesses, which made money for him.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Jared is faithful to his wife, for he has never been caught in an affair with any woman after marriage.
  • He is a multi-talented man and has become successful in involving himself in various businesses.

Jared has gained much success in his life. He has made a lot of wealth has won a lot of awards from different places. He also has many side hustles, which has improved his earning at a high rate. He is a role model to many actors and can learn from his life. If one can, you are not limited to start other hustles to make up your life.


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