Meet Shawn and Aaron Ashmore: Shawn Ashmore Smallville Biography, Age, Wikipedia, Movies and Tv Shows

Born on October 7, 1979, Shawn Robert Ashmore is a Canadian actor who works in both film and television. His most well-known roles include Jake in the Animorphs TV series and Iceman in the X-Men motion picture.

The Canadian Screen Actors Guild includes Ashmore. His twin brother, actor Aaron Ashmore, is one of his siblings.

The information that has come before is taken from the “Shawn Ashmore” article on Wikipedia, which is available there along with a list of all the authors who have contributed.

He is most recognized for his performances as Jake Berenson in the television series Animorphs and Bobby Drake/Iceman in the X-Men film series.

Agent Mike Weston from the drama series The Following, Eric from the slasher movie The Ruins, Sam Spencer from the ABC drama Conviction, Wesley Evers from the ABC comedy The Rookie, and Lamplighter from the Amazon Prime Video superhero series The Boys are some examples of other notable actors.

He has additionally appeared in a variety of other motion pictures and television programs, such as The Ruin.

Ashmore portrays Jack Joyce, the game’s protagonist, in the 2016 video game Quantum Break.

In the 2019 movie Man of Medan, Ashmore plays the part of Conrad. He is identical to Aaron Ashmore, an actor, and the two are twins.

Shawn Ashmore (The Rookie): Early Life

Ashmore was the son of Linda, who worked as a homemaker, and Rick Ashmore, who worked as a manufacturing engineer.

Ashmore was born in Richmond, British Columbia. He went to Earnscliffe Senior Public School in St. Albert, Alberta and Turner Fenton Secondary School in Brampton, Ontario while he was growing up.

He was born in St. Albert, Alberta.

Aaron Ashmore, his twin brother, is also an actor and the two are sometimes confused with one another in the industry.

Both Shawn and Aaron have pursued acting careers separately in addition to their shared work as twins in a number of films.

Aaron is a hair taller than Shawn, and according to Aaron, Shawn is frequently casted in roles in which he is expected to play the role of the good guy, while Aaron is expected to play the role of the bully.

They both have a tattoo on their wrists that says “GMA,” which stands for “Good Man Ashmore.” Their grandfather also had a tattoo that looked quite similar to this one.

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Shawn Ashmore (The Rookie): Family Background

Ashmore was the son of Linda, who worked as a homemaker, and Rick Ashmore, who worked as a manufacturing engineer.

Ashmore was born in Richmond, British Columbia. He went to Earnscliffe Senior Public School in St. Albert, Alberta and Turner Fenton Secondary School in Brampton, Ontario while he was growing up.

He was born in St. Albert, Alberta. Aaron Ashmore, who is his identical twin, also has a career in the acting industry.

In a number of movies, Aaron and Shawn have played identical twins, but they have also pursued roles apart from one another.

Aaron is a hair taller than Shawn, and according to Aaron, Shawn is frequently casted in roles in which he is expected to play the role of the good guy, while Aaron is expected to play the role of the bully.

They both have a tattoo on their wrists that says “GMA,” which stands for “Good Man Ashmore.” Their grandfather also had a tattoo that looked quite similar to this one.

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Shawn Ashmore (The Rookie): Career

Ashmore is most known for his performance as Iceman in the X-Men film series, as well as its sequels X2 and X-Men: The Last Stand.

Ashmore also provided the voice of Iceman for the video game X-Men: The Official Game in addition to reprising his role as the character in the animated series The Super Hero Squad Show.

In the Disney Channel original film Cadet Kelly, which debuted in 2002, Ashmore played the part of Cadet Major Brad Rigby.

He also appeared as Eric Summers in two episodes of the television series Smallville, in which his brother was eventually cast as Jimmy Olsen.

Both “Animorphs” and “In a Heartbeat” featured Ashmore in leading roles, the former as Jake Berenson and the latter as Tyler Connell.

Ashmore was selected to play the central character in the miniseries adaptation of Ursula K. Le Guin’s novels Legend of Earthsea, which debuted on the SciFi Channel in 2004.

His character, Ged, a young man in the process of becoming a wizard, listens to the counsel of a Magus (played by Danny Glover) and falls in love with Tenar (played by Kristin Kreuk), who is the apprentice of the High Priestess of the Tombs of Atuan (Isabella Rossellini).

Ashmore had a starring role in the CTV movie that was made in 2005 on Terry Fox’s historic journey across Canada. The movie first aired in September of that same year.

In the horror movie “The Ruins,” which was released in 2008, he had a starring role as one of the leads. In the dramatic thriller directed by Adam Green in 2010, Frozen, Ashmore was cast in the role of Joe Lynch.

Dominic Monaghan, Michael Eklund, Shannyn Sossamon, and Ashley Bell were some of the other actors who acted in the post-apocalyptic siege warfare thriller The Day alongside Drew Ashmore.

Additionally, Ashmore appeared in the television drama series The Following, which was also starring Kevin Bacon. In the film X-Men: Days of Future Past, released in 2014, he appeared again in the character of Iceman.

On the American legal drama “Conviction,” which he starred in from October 2016 till January 2017, he portrayed the part of Sam Spencer. The city of Toronto served as the setting for the series.

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Shawn Ashmore (The Rookie): Video Games

In 2016, Shawn made an appearance in the single-player, third-person shooter video game Quantum Break, which was developed by Remedy Entertainment and published by Microsoft Studios.

The game features cut scenes that are similar to high-budget live action television shows, and Shawn plays the main character, Jack Joyce, in the game.

In addition to that, he provided the voice acting and motion capture for the character.

Later on, Ashmore would end up being one of the five main characters in the first chapter of the horror anthology titled The Dark Pictures Anthology by Supermassive Games.

This chapter was titled “Man of Medan.” The lore around the SS Ourang Medan was the primary subject of the narrative.

Other Canadian performers such as Ayisha Issa (Fliss), Arielle Palik (Julia), Kareem Alleyne (Alex), and Chris Sandiford (Brad, who is notable for being Ashmore’s favorite role) appeared in scenes with him as Conrad.

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Filmography

Television

Year Title Role Notes
1989 Katts and Dog Episode: “Mistaken Identity”
1992 The Ray Bradbury Theater Charlie Episode: “Colonel Stonesteel and the Desperate Empties”
1996 Any Mother’s Son Billy TV Film
1997 Flash Forward Gord Episode: “Mudpack”
Promise the Moon Leviatus Bennett TV Film
Melanie Darrow David Abbott TV Film
Fast Track Young Chandler Episode: “Combustions”
1998-1999 Animorphs Jake Berenson Main
1999 Deep in the City Tyler Episode: “Departures”
Real Kids, Real Adventures Aaron Hall Episode: “Mountain Lion”
At the Mercy of a Stranger Danny TV Film
Dear America: The Winter of Red Snow Ben Valentine TV Short
2000 Earth: Final Conflict Max Episode: “Sanctuary”
The Famous Jett Jackson Chet Episode: “What You Wish For”
2000-2001 In a Heartbeat Tyler Connell Main
2001 The Big House Trevor Brewster TV Film
Blackout Son #1 TV Film
The Outer Limits Morris Shottwell Episode: “Lion’s Den”
Wolf Girl Beau TV Film
2002 Aces TV Film
2002-2004 Smallville Eric Summers Episodes: “Leech”, “Asylum”
2004 Earthsea Ged Miniseries;Leo Award for Best Lead Performance By a Male in a Feature Length Drama
2005 Terry Terry Fox TV Film;Nominated-Gemini Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Program or Mini-Series
2009 Diverted Mike Stiven TV Film
2009-2010 The Super Hero Squad Show Bobby “Iceman” Drake (voice) Episodes: “Mysterious Mayhem at Mutant High!”, “The Ice Melt Cometh!”
2010 Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures Fitz Miniseries
Fringe Joshua Rose Episode: “Amber 31422”
2013-2015 The Following Mike Weston Main
2016 Relationship Status Ben 3 episodes
2016-2017 Conviction Sam Spencer Main
2018 S.W.A.T. William Tanner 1 episode
2018-2019 The Rookie Wesley Evers 6 episodes
2019 Into the Dark Thomas Episode: “Culture Shock”

Film

Year Title Role Notes
1991 Married to It Student
1998 All I Wanna Do Photographer Originally titled The Hairy Bird
2000 X-Men Bobby “Iceman” Drake
2001 Wolf Girl Beau
2002 Past Present College Kid Short Film;New York International Independent Film and Video Festival Award for Best Actor
Cadet Kelly Brad Rigby Disney Channel Original Movie
2003 X2 Bobby “Iceman” Drake MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance NominatedMTV Movie Award for Best Kiss (with Anna Paquin) Nominated 

Saturn Award for Cinescape Genre Face of the Future (Male) Nominated

Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie: Chemistry (with Anna Paquin)

2004 My Brother’s Keeper Twin Uncredited
2005 Underclassman Rob Donovan
3 Needles Denys
The Quiet Connor
2006 X-Men: The Last Stand Bobby “Iceman” Drake
2008 Solstice Christian
The Ruins Eric
2010 Frozen Joe Lynch
Hatchet II Fisherman #1 Uncredited
Mother’s Day George Barnum
2011 The Day Adam
2012 Mariachi Gringo Edward
Already Gone Jude Mulvey Short Film
Breaking the Girls Eric
2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past Bobby “Iceman” Drake
2016 Hollow in the Land Darryl
2018 Acts of Violence Brandon

Video games

Year Title Role Notes
2006 X-Men: The Official Game Bobby “Iceman” Drake Voice
2016 Quantum Break Jack Joyce Voice and motion capture of the character
2019 The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan Conrad Voice and motion capture of the character

Shawn Ashmore (The Rookie): Net Worth

The following information regarding Shawn Robert Ashmore’s estimated net worth has been compiled from a variety of trustworthy online sources, including Wikipedia, Google, Forbes, and IMDb.

You may look at his past earnings, net worth, and other information by clicking on the links below.

The following article has been updated with new information regarding Shawn’s estimated net worth, monthly and yearly earnings, principal source of income, cars, lifestyle, and a great deal more.

Shawn, who took in a total of $3 million and has a net worth of $5 million The majority of Shawn’s earnings came from the sale of his Yeezy brand sneakers.

Even though he had lied over the years about the size of his company, the money he made from his career was real–enough to rank as one of the most lucrative paydays for a celebrity in the history of the industry.

His primary source of income comes primarily from his career as a successful actor.

Shawn Ashmore Wiki & Biography
Real Name Shawn Robert Ashmore
Nickname Hopewell
Profession Actor
Known As Bobby Drake / Iceman
Age 43 years (2023)
Date of Birth October 7, 1979
Birthplace Richmond, Canada
Nationality Canadian
Ethnicity White
Religion Christians
Gender Male
Height, Weight & Body Measurements
Height in Centimeters 180 cm
Height in meters 1.8 m
Height in Inches 5 feet 11 inches
Weight in Kilograms 77 kg
Weight in Pounds 170 lbs
Body Measurements 40-31-14
Chest Size 40 inches
Waist Size 31 inches
Biceps Size 14 inches
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dark Blonde
Bodytype Slim
Family and Relatives
Father Rick Ashmore
Mother Linda Ashmore
Brother Aaron Ashmore
Sister Will update
Affairs, Girlfriends, and Marital Status
Marital Status Married
Girlfriend Will update
Wife/ Spouse Dana Wasdin
Son Oliver Ashmore
Daughter Will update
Education and School, College
Educational Qualification Graduate
School Senior Public School and Turner Fenton Secondary School
College/ University Will update
Favorite Things and Like & Dislike
Favorite Actor Smallville
Favorite Actress Victoria Sanchez
Favorite Color Black
Favorite Food Fast Food
Favorite Movie X-Men
Hobbies Swimming
Money Factor
Net Worth $1 million
Salary Will update

Trivia

  • Shawn Ashmore was born in Richmond, Canada.
  • His birth sign is Libra.
  • He is an actor, and producer, best known for Aftermath (2021), The Free Fall (2021), and The Boys (2020).
  • Shawn has played the role Danny of ‘At the Mercy of a Stranger’, Tyler of ‘Deep in the City’, and Max of ‘Earth: Final Conflict’.
  • He has nominated for several awards, including Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA for Male in X2 (2003), and ACTRA Awards for Outstanding Performance – Male in Terry (2005).
  • He could be found on Instagram under the username @shawnrashmore.