After modelling on and off since the age of 4, Ackles began to concentrate on an acting career in 1996. Rhodes, Sweet Valley High, and Cybill before joining the cast of the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives as Eric Brady in 1997.He won a 1998 Soap Opera Digest Award for Best Male Newcomer and went on to be nominated three times (in 1998, 1999, and 2000) for a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series for his work on Days of our Lives.He also had a lead role in the 2005 film Devour in which Ackles' father, actor Alan Ackles, also had a role playing the father of Ackles' character, Jake Gray.

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Ackles turned down the role, which was then offered to Eric Christian Olsen and the character's name was changed to "Jensen" because the producers of Tru Calling liked Ackles' name.

Ackles returned to Vancouver (where Dark Angel was filmed) in 2004 to become a regular on Smallville playing the assistant football coach Jason Teague, who was also the newest romantic interest for Lana Lang (played by Kristin Kreuk).

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In 2006, Ackles described his dream girl in an interview with People magazine as "someone who can laugh at your jokes.

Next he appeared in a guest role on the James Cameron television series Dark Angel on Fox in 2001 as serial killer Ben/X5-493, the brother of main character Max/X5-452 (played by Jessica Alba).

His character died in the episode, but Ackles returned to the show as a series regular in the second season as Ben's sane clone, Alec/X5-494.He also appeared on stage from June 5–10, 2007 with Lou Diamond Phillips in A Few Good Men at Casa Mañana Theatre in Fort Worth, Texas, as Lt. Ackles received strong praise for his work in this role, which was also his professional theatre debut.In the summer of 2008, Ackles was cast in the remake of the cult film My Bloody Valentine 3D, which opened nationwide on January 16, 2009.The film hit the film festival circuit in early 2007 and Ackles received high praise for his performance.61971332 " data-medium-file="https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2014/10/105057768_10.jpg? quality=65&strip=all&w=263" data-large-file="https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2014/10/105057768_10.jpg? quality=65&strip=all&w=643" src="https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2014/10/105057768_10.jpg? quality=65&strip=all" alt="Danneel Harris, Danneel Ackles, Jensen Ackles Wife Danneel, Elta Danneel Harris, Jensen Ackles Married" class="size-full wp-image-791986" According to The Bustle, Ackles and his wife were friends for seven years and then dated for three years before getting married in 2010.He also starred as the lead in the box office success My Bloody Valentine 3D and portrayed Jason Todd in the popular animated film Batman: Under the Red Hood.