Jason George

  • Celebrity
  • Birth Name: Jason Winston George
  • Birth Place: Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
  • Profession: Actor

Fast Facts

  • Originally planned to be a lawyer.
  • Took his first acting class at the University of Virginia. 
  • Went to an open casting call in 1996 for the NBC daytime series Sunset Beach and landed the role of Michael Bourne; made his TV debut on the soap in 1997.
  • In 1999, earned a Daytime Emmy nomination for his work on Sunset Beach. 
  • Movie debut was in 1998's Fallen.  
  • First prime-time TV appearance was in 1998 on the UPN comedy Moesha.
  • In 2002, received the Lew Klein Alumni in the Media Award from Temple University; the acknowledgment also earned him a spot in the School of Communications and Theater Alumni Hall of Fame.

Relationships

  • John W. George II — Brother
  • John George — Father
  • Shirley M. George — Mother
  • Vandana Khanna — Wife
  • Jarvis W. George — Brother

College

  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States (1994); Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States (MFA in Theater, 1996)

Details

  • Birth Name: Jason Winston George
  • Birth Place: Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
  • Profession: Actor