Danneel Ackles aka Danneel Harris is an actress popular for her portrayal of Rachel Gatina on the popular TV series One Tree Hill. In addition to this, she is also known as the wife of Supernatural star Jensen Ackles. She started out as a model in 2003 and has since become an established actress.
Her TV credits include JAG, Charmed, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, What I Like About You, Joey among others. Similarly, her popular works on the big-screen include Ten Inch Hero and Harold & Kumar Go to Amsterdam.
Danneel And Jensen Ackles Children
Justice Jay Ackles aka JJ, the pair’s first child together, was born on May 30, 2013. They announced they were expecting on January 7, 2013. JJ is 7 years old as of May 2020.
Similarly, on August 10, 2016, they revealed that they were expecting twins. The twins, Zeppelin Bram and Arrow Rhodes were born on 2 December 2016.
Danneel’s Career: Roles As Rachel Gatina And In Supernatural
Although Danneel is famous for her role on One Tree Hill and her subsequent appearance on her husband’s show Supernatural, her first appearance on TV was on the show One Life to Live, where she played the role of Shannon McBain from 1999.
She had a contract and over the next few years became immensely popular for the role. She left the show in 2004. The same year she got a role in What I Like About You. She also played ‘London / Katie Harper’ in the Friends spin-off Joey.
After a few appearances in Charmed and JAG, she was cast as Rachel Gatina on One Tree Hill in 2005. At first, she had a recurring role but was given the main role in the 4th season before being made a recurring character again in the 5th and 7th seasons.
Ackles played the role of ‘Sister Jo / Anael’ starting in 2018 until the series ended. She acted in 5 episodes of her spouse’s show.
Other movies and TV shows, she has worked in are Friends with Benefits, Naughty or Nice, How to Live with Your Parents…,
Did You Know: Danneel Ackles used the professional name Danneel Harris before 2012.
Jensen Ackles And Danneel Wedding: Details, What Dress Did She Wear?
Jensen Ackles And Danneel Harris tied got married on May 15, 2010. They got engaged prior to this in November 2009. They started dating almost 3 years ago before getting engaged.
The star couple held the wedding ceremony in Crescent Court Hotel in Jensen’s birth city, Dallas, Texas, USA.
The bride wore a beautiful strapless Monique Lhuillier wedding dress (Glee star Lea Michele also wore a Monique Lhuillier dress on her wedding).
After the ceremony, the reception was held in Crescent Court Hotel ballroom and was organized by Todd Events.
Jared Padalecki, Jensen’s co-star on Supernatural was one of his groomsmen and all the bridesmaids wore a black knee-length dress.
The pair celebrated their 10th wedding anniversary by making a parody of Paul Simon’s “You Can Call Me Al”.
Danneel Ackles Net Worth
The star actress’ net worth in 2020 is $3 Million. She made this net worth primarily from her work as an actor.
Likewise, her husband, Jensen’s net worth in 2020 is $14 million dollars. Jensen Ackles earned $175,000 per episode for his work on Supernatural alongside Jared Padalecki and Misha Collins.
They also have a big estate in Austin, Texas that they gave an exclusive tour to Architectural Digest. The couple also has a home in Malibu that they listed for sale in 2014 for a price of $6.995 million.
Danneel Ackles Age In 2020: Early Life
Danneel Ackles was born Elta Danneel Graul on March 18, 1979, in Lafayette, Louisiana, U.S to Deborah Graul and Edward E.Graul Jr. She is 41 years old as of May 2020. Her height is 170 cm (5 feet 7 inches).
She grew up in St. Landry Parish studying at the local schools before leaving for Los Angeles to pursue a career in modeling.
In LA one of her first jobs as a model was her modeling companies like Big Sexy Hair and Juicy Jeans.
The actress also did a TV commercial before getting her debut role on American Broadcasting Company’s One Life to Live.