Jensen Ackles is best known, by far, for his role as Dean Winchester on Supernatural. He was born in Dallas.
A long-time CW star, Ackles also appeared on Dawson's Creek and Smallville. Jensen plays guitar and and sings occasionally. He is of Irish, English, and Scottish ancestry.
In November of 2009, Jensen got engaged to long-time girlfriend Danneel Harris. She stars on One Tree Hill.