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Jesse Spencer Biography

Birth Name:
Jesse Gordon Spencer
Birth Place:
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Fast Facts

  • Joined the Australian Boys Choir in Melbourne at age 7; first professional acting job (at age 12) was as an understudy in a Melbourne production of The King and I
  • Father and both of his brothers are physicians (he just plays one on TV's House, although he was accepted into the premed program at the University of Melbourne)
  • Plays violin, guitar and piano
  • Mother Robyn is a former spokeswoman and Senate candidate for the Australian anti-immigration party One Nation
  • Named one of TV's Sexiest Men by TV GUIDE in 2006


  • 2008Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated