Jason Clarke is an Australian actor who is most widely recognized for his role as Tommy Caffee on the television series Brotherhood. He has appeared in a number of high-profile movies, including Zero Dark Thirty, White House Down, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Terminator Genisys, Everest, and Chappaquiddick.
Jason Clarke Biography
Jason Clarke was born on the 17th of July 1969, in Winton, Queensland, Australia. He is currently 52 years old.
|Birth Name||Jason Clarke|
|Date of Birth||July 17, 1969|
|Place of Birth||Winton, Queensland, Australia|
|Age||52 years old|
Early Life: Family and Education
Speaking about his family background, not much is known about his parents and early life. His father worked as a sheep shearer in rural South Australia. He has three siblings, Seth, Matthias, Aimée Clark.
Jason Clarke graduated from the University of Melbourne, Victorian College of the Arts, Southbank, Victoria, Australia in 1994. He also attended the University of California in Los Angeles.
Jason Clarke Personal Life
Jason Clarke married French actress Cécile Breccia in 2018 after dating for over eight years. Together, they have a son (b. 2014) and a daughter (b. 2018).
He was previously married to American actress Kimberly Beck from 1988 to 2010.
|Height||Feet – 6 feet 1 inch|
Centimeters – 185 cm
Meters – 1.85 m
|Weight||Kilograms – 82 kg|
Pounds – 180 lbs
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Distinctive Features||Curly Hair|
Flawless American accent
Jason Clarke made his feature film debut, playing a young cop in the 1998 American thriller film Twilight, starring Paul Newman, Susan Sarandon, Gene Hackman, Reese Witherspoon, Stockard Channing, and James Garner. Before that, he appeared in the 1997 drama Dilemma.
Clarke did a lot of small roles in movies before landing on lead roles, and today, he is one of the prominent actors in Hollywood.
Jason Clarke made his small screen debut on the TV series Blue Heelers. He appeared in four episodes as Dean Crocker, Craig Dyer, and Troy Harris, which ran from 1995 until 1999. Clarke
Clarke first found success in Hollywood for his role in Michael Mann-directed historical mob drama, Public Enemies. He went on to star in a number of hit movies such as Zero Dark Thirty, White House Down, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Terminator Genisys, Everest, and Chappaquiddick.
His notable work in television includes his performance as Tommy Caffee on the television series Brotherhood.
Jason Clarke Net Worth
According to authoritative sources, Jason’s net worth is estimated at $6 million in 2023.
Jason Clarke Facts
He grew up in a very rural, desolate part of Queensland.
He began his acting career by appearing in theatre productions, including a 1995 Australian production of The Blind Giant Is Dancing.
Jason also directed several stage plays, including a 1998 production of Love and Understanding and a musical version of A Clockwork Orange.
In 2017, he played Ted Kennedy in the biopic Chappaquiddick, which essays the haunting story of how the American senator left a woman to drown following a car accident.
Clarke received a nomination for Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as Dan in the movie Zero Dark Thirty.
Clarke identifies himself as a Democrat.
Jason is in no way related to Emilia Clarke, even though they share the same last name. Interestingly, he portrayed John Connor, son of Emilia’s character in Terminator Genisys (2015).