Shawn Ashmore Net Worth 2022, Age, Wife, Children, Height, Family, Parents, Movies, TV Shows

Shawn Ashmore

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Shawn Ashmore is a Canadian actor. He is best known for his roles as Bobby Drake/Iceman in the X-Men film series, Jake Berenson in the television series Animorphs, Agent Mike Weston in the television drama series The Following, Eric in the horror film The Ruins, and Sam Spencer in the ABC series Conviction.

Ashmore is also known as Wesley Evers in the ABC series The Rookie, and Lamplighter in the Amazon Prime Video superhero series The Boys. He also plays the main character, Jack Joyce, in the 2016 video game Quantum Break, as well as Conrad in 2019’s Man of Medan. He is the identical twin brother of actor Aaron Ashmore.

Early life

NameShawn Ashmore
Net Worth$4 million
Salary$1.5 million
Age42 years
Shawn Ashmore net worth 2022

Shawn Robert Ashmore was born on October 7, 1979 (age 42 years) in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada. He is the son of Linda Ashmore and Rick Ashmore. His mother is a homemaker and his father Rick Ashmore is a manufacturing engineer. He was raised in St. Albert, Alberta and Brampton, Ontario, where he attended Earnscliffe Senior Public School and Turner Fenton Secondary School.

Ashmore’s twin brother, Aaron Ashmore, is also an actor. Shawn and his brother have played twins in several movies, but have also pursued roles independently. Aaron is slightly taller than Shawn and, according to Aaron, Shawn often gets cast as the nice guy while Aaron himself is cast as the bully. They have a “GMA” tattoo on their wrists that stands for “Good Man Ashmore”; their grandfather had a similar tattoo.


Shawn Ashmore’s notable role was as Iceman in X-Men and its sequels X2 and X-Men: The Last Stand. Ashmore also reprised his role as Iceman in the animated series The Super Hero Squad Show, as well as voicing the role for X-Men: The Official Game.

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Ashmore starred as Cadet Major Brad Rigby in Cadet Kelly, a Disney Channel original film that aired in 2002, and he guest-starred as Eric Summers in two episodes of Smallville, a series on which his brother was later cast in the role of Jimmy Olsen. Ashmore had starring roles on Animorphs as Jake Berenson and In a Heartbeat as Tyler Connell.

He was cast in the lead role in the SciFi Channel mini-series Legend of Earthsea in December 2004, based on the novels by Ursula K. Le Guin. He played the role of Ged, a young wizard-in-training, who takes advice from a Magus (Danny Glover) and falls in love with Tenar (Kristin Kreuk), the protege of the High Priestess of the Tombs of Atuan (Isabella Rossellini).

In 2005, Shawn Ashmore starred in a CTV TV movie about Terry Fox’s historic run across Canada, which aired in September of that year. In 2008, he starred as one of the leads in the 2008 horror film The Ruins. Ashmore was cast in Adam Green’s 2010 dramatic thriller Frozen as Joe Lynch.

Shawn Ashmore starred in the apocalyptic siege warfare film The Day with Dominic Monaghan, Michael Eklund, Shannyn Sossamon, and Ashley Bell. Ashmore also starred in the television drama series The Following, starring Kevin Bacon. He reprised his role as Iceman in the 2014 film X-Men: Days of Future Past.

Ashmore appeared in Quantum Break in April 2016, a single-player third-person shooter video game developed by Remedy Entertainment and published by Microsoft Studios, that features high-budget live-action TV show-like cut scenes where Shawn plays the main character, Jack Joyce. He also did the motion capture and voice acting for the character.

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He played the role of Sam Spencer in the U.S. legal drama Conviction from October 2016 to January 2017. The series was filmed in Toronto. In 2020, Shawn Ashmore recurred in the second season of the Amazon Prime Video superhero series The Boys as Lamplighter, a former member of the superhero group the Seven.


Shawn Ashmore is married to Dana Renee Wasdin, they had their wedding on July 27, 2012. His wife is a film executive and they have a child together. Their first child a son Olivier Ashmore was born in 2017. The couple first met while filming Frozen. As of mid-2022, Shawn and his wife Dana Renee Wasdin are still married and living a happy life with their son, Oliver.

Shawn Ashmore net worth

How much is Shawn Ashmore worth? Shawn Ashmore net worth is estimated at around $4 million. His main source of income is from his career as an actor. Ashmore salary per movie and other career earnings are over $1.5 million annually. He is one of the richest and influential actors in Canada. He stands at an appealing height of 1.83m and has a good body weight that suits his personality.