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Full NameJesse Gordon Spencer
First NameJesse
Middle NameGordon
Last NameSpencer
Birth NameJesse Gordon Spencer
ProfessionActor & Musician
Birth CityMelbourne, Victoria
Birth CountryAustralia
Father NameRodney Spencer
Father ProfessionGeneral Practitioner
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusRelation
Relation WithKali Woodroof (rumored dating), Jennifer Morrison (2006- 2007)
AwardsSilver Logie Award
FilmographyNeighbours (1994- 2000),ouse (2004- 2012),Chicago Fire (2012- Present)
EducationScotch College
Height178 cm
Networth$8 M
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Date of BirthFebruary 12,1979
Age41 years

Jesse Spencer, professional since 1991, is an Australian actor who came to fame through the soap opera Neighbours (1994- 2000) portraying the role of Billy Kennedy.

With 22 acting credits so far, Spencer got wide recognition & accounted in a hefty sum through his notable roles in House (2004- 2012) & Chicago Fire (2012- Present).

Moreover, Jessie, also a musician, plays violin for a charity cover band named Band from TV, formed in 2006.

What Is Jesse Spencer's Net Worth In 2020?

According to Celebrity Net Worth, 41-year-old Jesse Spencer has a net worth of $8 million as of April 2020.

The major source of his income is the acting career- thanks to a breakthrough from Neighbours (1994- 2000, 604 episodes) starring Rebecca Ritters, Michala Banas, Kym Valentine & Emma Harrison.

While studying at Scotch College, Jesse, at the age of 15, auditioned for Neighbours, a soap opera, in 1994 & soon saw his career skyrocketed with offers in TV series & films.

Jesse Spencer, an Australian-actor has $8 million net worth in 2020; he made hefty sum through appearance in 'Neighbours', 'House' and 'Chicago Fire'
Jesse Spencer, an Australian-actor has $8 million net worth in 2020; he made hefty sum through appearance in 'Neighbours', 'House' and 'Chicago Fire'

Source: TV Line

Thereafter, the 5 ft. 10 inches tall actor got lead roles in TV series: House (2004- 2012, 167 episodes) and Chicago Fire.

After the film debut through the 2000 TV movie Lorna Doone, Spencer got his movie breakthrough from the comedy-drama film Uptown Girls (2003) featuring Brittany Murphy & Dakota Fanning.

The movie made on the budget of $20 million collected $44.6 million in the box-office.

Even if, the Australian actor is yet to open up about his actual payroll, he can sum up the salary in a 6-digit figure per year.

Started From Theater & Got Breakthrough From "Neighbours"-Other Income Sources And Salary

Already with an acting stint in theaters from The King and I (1991), Winnie the Pooh (1992) & Scrooge (1993), Jesse auditioned for the soap opera Neighbours & became its cast by 1994.

There, he portrayed one of the lead roles, Bill Kennedy, throughout 2000; it won him Silver Logie Awards in 1999, following a year after another nomination.

Between the years in Neighbours, Jesse Spencer also made theater appearances as well; he appeared in Peter Pan (1998- 1999) and Jack and the Beanstalk  (1999- 2000).

Jesse made his career breakthrough at the age of 15, portraying Bill Kennedy in Neighbours (1994 -2000)
Jesse made his career breakthrough at the age of 15, portraying Bill Kennedy in Neighbours (1994 -2000)

Source: The Sun

In 2000, the Melbourne-born actor made his film debut through the TV film Lorna Doone. It followed his work in other movies:

  1. Winning London (2001)- Direct-to-DVD
  2. Stranded (2002)- TV film
  3. Swimming Upstream (2003) starring Geoffrey Rush & Judy Davis
  4. Flourish (2006)
  5. The Girl Is in Trouble (2015)

Despite film appearances, Jesse's career success mostly goes to TV series; he starred as Dr. Robert Chase in House (2004- 2012) alongside Hugh Laurie and Lisa Edelstein.

What Is Spencer Currently Doing?

Since 2012, Jesse appears in the action-drama TV series Chicago Fire with a lead role of Lieutenant/Captain Matthew Casey alongside other casts: Taylor Kinney, Monica Raymund & Lauren German.

Moreover, he is recurring cast in the Chicago franchise TV series: Chicago P.D. (2014- Present) & Chicago Med (2017- Present).

Was Engaged To Jennifer Morrison

Jesse Spencer was once in a relationship with actress Jennifer Morrison; the duo met in March 2004 at Vancouver International Airport while on their way to work in TV series House.

They began dating in July 2004 & even more, got engaged on December 25, 2006, in Paris at the Eiffel Tower.

Jesse Spencer and his ex-fiancee Jennifer Morrison
Jesse Spencer and his ex-fiancee Jennifer Morrison

Source: Zimbio

However, nearly after 8 months, Jesse & Jennifer called off their engagement on August 15, 2007.

Thereafter, he was reportedly in relationships with Louise Griffiths (2008 - 2010) and Maya Gabeira (2010 - 2014).

Many online sources pointed on the rumors on Kali Woodroof, being his girlfriend & stated that Jesse was dating. 

Where Does Jesse Spencer Live?

Reportedly, the Australian-born & now America-based actor lives in Los Angeles. On average, a house in the LA region costs $859,000.

Formerly, he used to live in Chicago.

Jesse drives a GMC Yukon & as per Taddlr, he owns a Lamborghini too.

Active Charity Worker

The Neighbours actor is prominent in playing guitar, violin & piano; reportedly, he performed in Australian Boys Choir from 1986 to 1992.

In 2006, he became a member of the newly-founded Band from TV, a charity cover band, consisting of actors in American TV series. It raises funds & donates to different charities.

Along with Jesse, the current members of the band include Greg Grunberg, James Denton, Bon Guiney, Adrian Pasdar, Scott Grimes, Hugh Laurie & Teri Hatcher.

Spencer is the band member of charity band 'Band From TV' & donates proceeds from performances to charities
Spencer is the band member of charity band, 'Band From TV' & donates proceeds from performances to charities

Source: Zimbio

Jesse supports the charity-causes for abuse, adoption, fostering, orphans, AIDS & HIV & environment conservation. He has associations with many non-profit organizations:

  1. Heal the Bay
  2. IU-Kenya Partnership
  3. Lupus LA
  4. Oceana
  5. Reality Cares
  6. Surfrider Foundation

Short-Bio: Comes With Family Of Medical Practice

Jesse Gordon Spencer was born on February 12, 1979, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. His father Rodney Spencer is a general practitioner.

Spencer has 2 older brothers who are surgeons & a younger sister, who is an anesthesiologist. 

After attending Canterbury Primary School and Malvern Central School, Jesse enrolled at Scotch College but later transited to acting.

Updated On Thu Apr 16 2020 Published On Wed Apr 15 2020 By CRM