Joshua Jackson who is a Canadian-American actor was born on 11th June of the year 1978. He has made his appearance in the primetime TV as well as in more than 32 movie roles. He is mostly known for his roles as Pacey Witter in the Dawson’s Creek, Peter Bishop in the Fringe, Charlie Conway in the Mighty Ducks film series and as Cole Lockhart in the Affair. He is the native of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. He is the son of Fiona and John Carter. He also has a younger sister who is named as Aisleagh.
He was raised up as a Catholic. He was grown up in the California until he was 8 years old. He then moved to the Vancouver along with his mother and sister. He went to study at the Ideal Mini School. Later, he switched to the Kitsilano Secondary School. In an interview with the New York Times, Joshua had said that he was kicked out of his high school once due to the Jon Stewart Show.
At the beginning of his acting career, he started in a small role in a movie called Crooked Hearts in the year 1991. The following year, he then played the character of Charlie in the musical version of the Willie Wonka and The Chocolate Factory. At that time, he joined William Morris Agency with the help of the casting directing of the play. Shortly after that, he landed his role of Charlie in the Mighty Ducks series in which he portrayed the role of young and aspiring hockey player.
After that, Joshua went on to make his appearance on the Dawson’s Creek as Pacey Witter which ran on WB Network from the year 1998 till 2003 which also starred Katie Holmes, Michelle Williams and James Van Der Beek. His other movies include Ronnie and Julie, Apt Pupil, Andre, I Love Your Work, Cursed, Racing Stripes, Gossip, The Skulls, Scream 2, Digger, Bobby, The Safety of Objects, Cruel Intentions, The Battery, The Shadow Dancer, The Laramie Project, One Week, Gashole, Shutter, and many more.
To talk about his personal life biography, Joshua has not got married yet. He is presently in relationship with his caring, lovable as well as supportive girlfriend Diane Kruger who is a German actress. The couple started dating with each other since the year 2006 and since then, they are living their blissful life. Joshua and Diane also share the residences in Paris, Los Angeles as well as Vancouver. Previous to dating Diane, he was in relationship with his then girlfriend Katie Holmes who is the co-star of Dawson’s Creek.
Apart from that, Joshua has now reached at the age of 37. He has won Genie Award for the Best Performance by an Actor in the Leading Role for his performance in a Canadian independent movie called One Week. He is the avid fan of ice hockey team Vancouver Canucks. He stands very tall at towering height of six feet and two inches. besides that, to get more details regarding him, Joshua can also be followed in his different social networking media such as instagram, Twitter and Facebook.