Shawn Ashmore is a Canadian actor who shot to international fame for his portrayal of Bobby Drake/Iceman in the X-Men film series, a role which earned several accolades and acclaim. He is also known for his roles as Jake Berenson in the television series Animorphs and Agent Mike Weston in the television drama series The Following. He played the lead character in the 2016 video game Quantum Break as Jack Joyce.
Shawn Robert Ashmore
Birthday / Date of Birth
Shawn Ashmore was born on October 7, 1979, in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada.
He is currently 39 years old.
Shawn attended Earnscliffe Senior Public School and Turner Fenton Secondary School in Brampton, Ontario.
- Father – Rick Ashmore (Engineer)
- Mother – Linda (Homemaker0
- Siblings – Aaron Ashmore (Twin Brother) (Actor)
Shawn Ashmore married film executive Dana Renee Wasdin on July 27, 2012. Together, they have a son, Oliver Ashmore, born in July 2017.
Before that, he dated actress Michelle Trachtenberg from 2004 to 2006.
- In feet – 5 feet 11 inches
- In centimeters – 180 cm
- In meters -1.8 m
- In Kilograms – 82 kg
- In Pounds – 180 lbs
Shawn Ashmore made his feature film debut playing a minor role as Student in Pageant in Arthur Hiller’s film, Married to It, in 1991.
Ashmore won a small role in an episode of the Canadian TV series, Katts and Dog, in 1989.
Playing Bobby Drake/Iceman in X-Men film series. He won the MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance for his role in the movie, X2.
Shawn Ashmore Net Worth
Shawn Ashmore has a net worth of $1 million.
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Shawn Ashmore Facts
His twin brother, Aaron, is also an actor. The two have have played twins in several productions. His brother is taller than him.
He was a member of the punk-rock band Pre-Occupied with his brother.
He and his twin brother have got a tattoo that reads “GMA” on their wrists, that stands for “Good Man Ashmore”, in dedication for his grandfather.
He attended military school for three months and took voice lessons for his role as Cadet Major Brad Rigby in Disney.television movie, Cadet Kelly.
Shawn is good friends with actor Kevin Zegers.
He has appeared alongside Hugh Jackman in the X-Men films.