Jason Priestley is a great and talented actor who was born in Canada and later earned the American citizenship. He gained huge success and recognition from his acting role in the teen drama series “Beverly Hills, 90210” as he’s one of its stars. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Jason Priestley in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Jason Bradford Priestley was born in Vancouver city in British Columbia, Canada, on August 28, 1969. His father Lorne Priestley was probably a businessman, while his mother Sharon Kirk worked as an actress and maybe a real estate agent. There’s not much to mention about the family’s early days but maybe the parents have been into divorce.
Jason Priestley was mainly grown and raised in British Columbia. He studied at the Delta Secondary School, and he graduated from the Argyle Secondary School. His sister, Justine Priestley, has some acting roles in films and series. He also has 2 step-siblings, their names are Kristi and Karin. Jason Priestley received the American citizenship in 2007.
Jason Priestley has experienced marriage, relationships, and he has children that we are aware of. He was married to the make-up artist Ashlee Petersen for less than a year. He has been in relationships with the actress Robyn Lively, actress Christine Elise and with the Irish musician and actress Andrea Corr.
Jason Priestley has been married to the make-up artist Naomi Lowde-Priestley since 2005. The couple has 1 daughter and 1 son together, Ava Veronica Priestley was born in 2007 and Dashiell Orson Priestley was born in 2009.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Jason Priestley first worked in commercials for big companies such as Fletcher’s. He landed a few guest acting roles in series including “Airwolf II” and “21 Jump Street”. His breakthrough success came with his role and performance in the teen drama series “Beverly Hills, 90210” which he produced and directed some of its episodes. Another popular work for him was in the Canadian series “Call Me Fitz”.
The name of Jason Priestley came on several great awards and honors. He is the winner of 2 Canadian Screen Awards, a Canadian Comedy Award, Bell Media Award, among others.
Jason Priestley latest and most recent acting roles in series including voice over for the American-Canadian animated series “Wishenpoof” and starring in the Canadian comedy-drama series “Private Eyes”. The newest film he worked on was the comedy “Sandy Wexler”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The Canadian-American actor, director and producer Jason Priestley has an estimated net worth of somewhere near $20 million. He made his wealth of millions mainly from starring in films and series, and from producing and directing some of them. Jason Priestley salary and earnings for his work on “Beverly Hills, 90210” are not revealed.
Jason Priestley is one of the best versatile talents in the entertainment industry. He has more than 110 credits as an actor, 30 as a director and around 10 as a producer of films and series. Jason Priestley is satisfied and happy living with his spouse Naomi Lowde-Priestley, and their children.