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Jesse Metcalfe Edit Profile

also known as Jesse Eden Metcalfe

actor

American actor. Metcalfe is known for his portrayal of John Rowland on Desperate Housewives. Metcalfe has also had notable roles on Passions and John Tucker Must Die and currently stars as Christopher Ewing in the TNT continuation of Dallas, based on the 1978 series of the same name.

Education

Born in Carmel Valley, California, Metcalfe was raised in Northeastern, Connecticut. He attended the Williams School, a private high school in New London, Connecticut. Metcalfe pursued his higher education at New York University where he studied acting and film at the prestigious Tisch School of the Arts.

Career

2003 44 Minutes: The North Hollywood Shoot-Out Uniform

2006 John Tucker Must Die John Tucker

2008 Loaded Tristan Price

Insanitarium Jack

The Other End of the Line Granger Woodruff

2009 Beyond a Reasonable Doubt C.J. Nichols

2010 The Tortured Craig

2010 Fairfield Road Noah McManus

Metcalfe first appeared on the small screen in NBC's daytime drama, 'Passions', but rose to fame on the mega-hit series, 'Desperate Housewives' playing teenage boy-toy, John Rowland. He's since been the lead in both studio and independent features. Best known for carrying Twentieth Century Fox's successful teen-comedy "John Tucker Must Die" and starring opposite Michael Douglas in "Beyond A Reasonable Doubt".

2011 saw Jesse cast in TNT's reboot of the iconic series, 'Dallas'. Playing the Christopher Ewing, son of Bobby Ewing (Patrick Duffy).

Achievements

  • Metcalfe is one of five celebrity victims to appear on the Television show Punk'd more than once; after Ben McKenzie, Wilmer Valderrama, Omarion, and Jesse McCartney. His first appearance took place when he and Ashton Kutcher punk'd Eva Longoria for stealing thousands of dollars and fraud (false identity). His second occurred when he was punk'd by Ashton Kutcher's crew members during the Spider-Man 3 audition. Metcalfe also appeared in the 3 Doors Down "Let Me Go" video.2003 44 Minutes: The North Hollywood Shoot-Out Uniform Television movie

    2006 John Tucker Must Die John Tucker

    2008 Loaded Tristan Price

    Insanitarium Jack

    The Other End of the Line Granger Woodruff

    2009 Beyond a Reasonable Doubt C.J. Nichols

    2010 The Tortured Craig

    2010 Fairfield Road Noah McManus Television movie

Interests

  • Sport & Clubs

    Basketball, boxing and weight training.

  • Other Interests

    Metcalfe is an avid art enthusiast and collector, plays both guitar and piano

Connections

father:
Jeff

mother:
Nancy