|occupation||Canadian film and television actor.|
|education||Turner Fenton Secondary School, and Earnscliffe Senior Public School.|
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Shawn Ashmore is one of the renowned Canadian film as well as a television actor. Ashmore is widely known for his prominent role of Jake in the television series Animorphs. Well, he has starred in the movies like X-Men as a Bobby Drake/Iceman, The Ruins, Frozen etc. Furthermore, Ashmore also plays the main character in the 2016 video game Quantum Break as a Jack Joyce.
Shawn Ashmore was born on October 7, 1979, in Richmond, Canada and was raised in St. Albert, Alberta and Brampton, Ontario. Ashmore is the son of a homemaker Linda and a manufacturing engineer Rick Ashmore. His brother Aaron Ashmore is also an actor.
Shawn Ashmore and his brother Aaron Ashmore, Source: Pinterest.com
Both of them have appeared as a twin role in many movies. Shawn Ashmore attended Turner Fenton Secondary School from where he completed his early education. However, he is the graduate of Earnscliffe Senior Public School.
Shawn Ashmore is widely known for his outstanding role of Iceman in the movie X-Men along with co-stars Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Stan Lee, Anna Paquin, Ian McKellen and others. Well, he also reprised his role as an Iceman in The Super Hero Squad Show which is an animated series. Furthermore, he also gives the vocal roles of X-Men in the X-Men: The Official Game. In 2002, Ashmore acted in the movie Cadet Kelly as a role of Cadet Major Brad Rigby. However, he acted as a guest role in the movie Smallville in which later his brother acted as a leading role of Jimmy Olsen.
Twitter: Shawn Ashmore in Fright Fest;
Later, Ashmore starred as a leading role in the movie SciFi Channel miniseries Legend of Earthsea, in December 2004. In the following movie, he appeared as a role of Ged, a young wizard-in-training. However, in 2005, he starred in the CTV TV movie based on Terry Fox's historic run across Canada. Besides this, Ashmore also starred in the horror movie The Ruins in 2008. In 2010, he acted in the dramatic thriller movie Frozen of Adam Green.
Youtube: Shawn Ashmore in X-Men as Bobby Ice Man;
Recently, Shawn Ashmore appeared in the Quantum Break, a video game developed by Remedy Entertainment. Well, it is published by Microsoft Studios and features in the TV show where he plays the leading role as Jack Joyce. Since 3 October 2016, Ashmore is starring in the drama ABC, Conviction and also starred in the movie Home Invasion.
Versatile actor, Shawn Ashmore is successful in his both professional as well as personal life. Ashmore met his future wife Dana Wasdin while filming movie Frozen. Well, on July 27, 2012, this couple tied a knot with each other.
Instagram: Shawn Ashmore and his wife Dana Wasdin
This couple is blessed with a son named Oliver to whom they welcomed in 2017.
Instagram: Ashmore with his son
Well, they are happily enjoying their married and family life. Besides this, there are no any records of his other relationships. Furthermore, there are no any rumors of their divorce.
Accounting his financial status, Shawn Ashmore has earned a decent amount of money from his acting career. He has already featured himself as one of the renowned Hollywood actors. Well, his current estimated net worth is $1 million.