Jennifer Carpenter is one of today’s most known actresses who is also an executive producer. She has gained most of her fame in the industry for portraying the character of Debra Morgan in the crime drama mystery series “Dexter”. You may explore in details below the life, career and net worth of Jennifer Carpenter in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Jennifer Leann Carpenter was born in Louisville the largest city in Kentucky, United States, on December 7, 1979. Her father name is Robert Carpenter, and her mother is Catherine Mitchell Carpenter. Her parent’s occupations and work are not confirmed, and there’s no information about that.
Jennifer Carpenter was educated at various schools. She studied at the Sacred Heart Academy in her hometown and then got enrolled into training at the Walden Theatre Conservatory program. After that, she went to the Juilliard School in New York completing in 2002. Jennifer doesn’t have any siblings that we know of.
Jennifer Carpenter has been into marriages, divorce and has children that we are aware of and that is confirmed. She was first married to the actor Michael C. Hall who starred along with her in “Dexter”. Jennifer and Michael got married in 2008, filed for the divorce in 2010 which was finalized in 2011. The ex-couple remain friends nowadays.
Jennifer Carpenter has been married to the musician Seth Avett since 2016. The couple gave birth to their only child Isaac Avett in 2015.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Jennifer Carpenter made her debut screen acting role in a drama film titled “People Are Dead”. She mainly began gaining attention in the acting industry after appearing in one of the top horror movies “The Exorcism of Emily Rose”. Her top series work was in “Dexter” series for which she received international recognition. Another popular role for her in a series was in the science fiction thriller “Limitless”.
Jennifer Carpenter has received around 30 award wins and nominations throughout her career. Her award wins including a Saturn Award, an IGN Award, an MTV Movie Award and 2 Scream Awards. She was nominated for a total of 4 Screen Actors Guild Awards which all were for her role and performance in “Dexter”.
Jennifer Carpenter 2018 plus work as an actress including voice-over role for the animated superhero film “Batman: Gotham by Gaslight”, a drama series titled “The Enemy Within” stars her along with Morris Chestnut, Raza Jaffrey and others, and an action thriller film named “Dragged Across Concrete” which is directed by S. Craig Zahler.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American actress Jennifer Carpenter has an estimated net worth of probably more than $10 million. She earned her wealth of millions from the films and series she starred in. Jennifer Carpenter estimated salary per episode of “Dexter” is about to $100 thousand making her one of the highest paid actors.
Jennifer Carpenter is one of the actresses whose roles and performances always leave a mark in the minds of the viewers. She has more than 30 credits as an actress in films and series including her 2018 and upcoming ones which you may check in details up. Jennifer Carpenter is feeling happy these days living with her 2nd husband Seth Avett and their child.