It takes a lot to work your way to the top in show business. There are many celebrities out there who have found fame and success in one area, while others have become very successful after switching to another career. This is where Jesse McCartney comes in. At first, we watched him on both the big screen and the small screen. And after many years, the star decided to make the leap from stage to microphone.
It is superfluous to ask whether Jesse is fulfilled in his musical career. Apart from the fact that music is something he has always loved, Jesse is a guy who has always wanted to express himself with the microphone. Today, the actor, who has become a musician, can look back on a flourishing music career that has helped him a lot to become more popular inside and outside the showbiz community.
Jesse McCartney’s Biography (Age)
The A-Lister is the son of Scott McCartney (father) and Ginger McCartney (mother), who welcomed him into the world on April 9, 1987. Jesse was born in a place called Ardsley, which is in New York, in the United States. The singer/songwriter has two younger siblings named Timothy McCartney (brother) and Joyce Lea McCartney (sister). He completed his high school education at the public high school in New York, the Ardsley High School.
Until sometime in 2004, Jesse was one of our favorite actors. He started profiting from Hollywood in 1998, the same year he made his first appearance as JR Chandler in the TV soap “All My Children”. His involvement in the series lasted until 2001, the same year he got his first movie roles in The Pirates of Central Park (as Simon Baskin) and Dream Street Live (as himself). From then on McCartney began to play in many television series and movies. He starred in over 25 movies and 23 television series until he finally left the screen in 2016 after starring in the following shows: Fear the Walking Dead (as Reed), Talking Dead (as himself), and Major Crimes (as Tucker).
Before the singer officially left the film industry in 2016, he had four albums in his pocket and even undertook several headlining tours. Jesse’s first album entitled “Beautiful Soul” was released in 2004, while the other albums “Right Where You Want Me”, “Departure” and “In Technicolor” were released in 2006, 2008, and 2014 respectively. His first headlining tour, entitled Beautiful Soul Tour, was launched between 2004 and 2005, the second, called Right Where You Want Me Tour, was between 2006 and 2007, while the third (Departure Mini-Tour) and fourth (Headliner Tour) took place in 2008 and 2009 respectively. The powerful songwriter’s most recent tours were titled Better With You U.S. Tour (2018) and The Resolution Tour (2018). He has also played several opening numbers with the Backstreet Boys (2005, 2013) and New Kids on the Block (2009), as well as a co-headlining tour (Jesse & Jordin LIVE Tour, 2008) with Jordin Sparkle in support of his third album.
To date, Jesse McCartney has received eighteen nominations for his projects in both the film and music industries and has received seven prestigious awards, including Best Vocal Ensemble in a Video Game (2013), Best Pop Song Performance – Male (for his debut album Beautiful Soul), Best Vocal Ensemble in a TV Series (for the TV series Young Justice), Choice Music: Breakout Artist – Male, and others.
We are not surprised that Jesse McCartney has made a fortune with his career. Aside from the vast sums of money he made from his Hollywood roles, he earned so much from his voice-acting work for video games such as Kingdom Hearts, The Hardy Boys: The Hidden Theft, Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep, and many others. The singer also runs his personal women’s fragrance line called Wanted By Jesse. From these business sources, McCartney has amassed conspicuous assets worth $9 million.
Girlfriend Or Wife?
Jesse is not married yet, but he is currently dating the beautiful American actress Katie Peterson. The lovers have been together since 2012 and the number is growing. Although there are no signs that they will be ready to officially enter into marriage in the foreseeable future, the movie stars are glad that they have found each other. A graduate of the University of Mississippi’s broadcast journalism program at Oxford University, she is best known for her leading roles in Girls Gone Dead (2012) and Steps Up Revolution (2012). She was born in the United States on June 19, 1986.
Before he met Katie, Jesse McCartney had some short-lived relationships with some women in the past. Among the hot women he allegedly met are Taylor Cole, Joanna Levesque, Maddie Cyrus, actress Katie Cassidy (2005-2007), actress Brenda Song (2007-2008), Reality TV personality/songwriter/actress Aubrey O’Day (2008), actress Danielle Panabaker (2008-2009), model/singer/actress Hayden Panettiere (2009), actress Jasmine Waltz (2009-2010) and Eden Sassoon (2011-2012).
What Is His Height?
Born in Ardsley, the superstar stands 5 feet 9 inches tall, which is 1.76 in metric units, and weighs 161 pounds or 73 kilograms. The multi-talented musician, nicknamed Jester, Orange Boy, Jmac, J, and Jess, has a pair of green eyes, and his hair color is light brown.