Popular Australian actor and violinist Jesse Spencer is best known for his portrayal of Billy Kennedy on soap opera Neighbours, Dr. Robert Chase on the drama TV series House, and Lt. Matthew Casey on the Chicago Fire. Thanks to his acting skills, he amassed an amazing net worth of 7 million dollars as of 2021.
How Did Jesse Spencer Get So Rich?
Jesse Spencer was born on February 12th, 1979, in Melbourne, Australia. During his studies he auditioned for the soap opera Neighbours and after completing his Victorian Certificate of Education, he decided not to study further and pursue his acting career.
Jesse starred in the Neighbours for six years since 1994. You could also see him in films such as Swimming Upstream, Uptown Girls, Winning London, and The Girl Is in Trouble. Besides his acting career, he is also a musician, performed with the Australian Boys Choir from 1986 to 1992. Jesse plays the violin with a band formed with TV personalities, including Hugh Laurie. They gives their earned money to charities.
He was nominated for several awards, and won a one, Silver Logie Awards for Most Popular TV Actor in 1999. People Magazine put him in 100 Most Beautiful People issue in 2007. Jesse dated his former co-star Jennifer Morrison since 2004 and they got engaged on Christmas holiday in Paris in 2006. However, they called off their engagement in 2007.