Champion of five Emmy Honours for performing the function of Lucky Spencer for the ABC cleaning soap opera General Medical center. He’s also known for playing Avery Barkley for the crisis series Nashville. He was motivated by a family group trip to General Studios Hollywood to find yourself in acting. Furthermore to television function, he performed the title function in the 2002 film Tuck Everlasting. His sibling, Richard Lee Jackson performed Ryan Parker for the NBC sitcom, Saved with the Bell: THE BRAND NEW Course. In 2002 he wedded celebrity Lisa Vultaggio and jointly that they had three kids. He was on many talk displays including Regis and Kathy Lee with Regis Philbin and Kathie Lee Gifford.
Full Name Jonathan Jackson
Date Of Birth May 11, 1982
Died August 7, 1970, Marin County, California, North Coast, California, United States
Place Of Birth Orlando, FL
Height 1.72 m
Profession TV Actor
Education North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, Kellogg School of Management
Spouse Lisa Vultaggio
Children Titus Gabriel Jackson, Adora Jackson, Caleb Jackson
Awards Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series, Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series, Young Hollywood Award for Breakthrough Performance - Male
Music Groups Enation
Nominations Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Movies Tuck Everlasting, The Deep End of the Ocean, Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights, Camp Nowhere, Riding the Bullet, Insomnia, Kalamity, Prisoner of Zenda, Inc., Trapped in a Purple Haze, On the Edge, A Little Thing Called Murder, Skeletons in the Closet, Venom, The Seeker: The Dark Is Rising, The Legend of the Ruby Silver, Double Play
Very active in Republican politics. He campaigned for Mike Huckabee in 2008 and served as part of the "Hollywood A Team" for George W. Bush in his 2000 presidential campaign.
Over the years, Jackson has been cast in two movies that lost their funding half-way through shooting: "The New Kid" in 1994 and "Six Wire Winter" in 2003. "The New Kid" also co-starred his brother, Richard Lee Jackson, and would have been Jonathan's film debut, but the movie lost funding and was never released. "Six Wire Winter" was to co-star Willie Nelson, but funding fell through and shooting was halted.
Daughter Adora Jackson was born in July 2005.
Son, Caleb Jackson, born June 21, 2003, which was also the one year anniversary of his marriage to actress Lisa Vultaggio.
He attended the ABC Kids N Teens acting and modeling program.
Was named one of the '50 Most Beautiful People in the World' by People Magazine in 1999.
In 1993 and 1994, Jonathan won the Hollywood Youngstar Award for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series, also due to his portrayal of "Lucky" (a.k.a. Lukas Lorenzo Spencer Jr.) on General Hospital (1963).
Graduated high school when he was 16.
Jonathan's father, Ricky Lee, is a Doctor. His mother, Jeanine, is a Business Manager.
Father is a Family Practice Physician who ran for a Congress in Washington State.
He wanted to be a professional baseball player when he was younger.