Jonathan Whitesell Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Anusuya Mukherjee
Feb 07, 2024 By Anusuya Mukherjee
Originally Published on Jun 09, 2022
Edited by Deeksha Kamath
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Here, at Kidadl, you will learn some exciting facts about the famous actor Jonathan Whitesell.
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About Jonathan Whitesell

Jonathan Rae Whitesell, better known as Jonathan Whitesell, was born on August 28, 1991, on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada.

He is a renowned actor, best known for portraying the character of Luke Matthews in 'Beyond', a sci-fi TV series. In addition to that, he has also appeared in other famous shows like 'The X-Files' (Kyle Gilligan), 'Once Upon A Time' (Hercules), 'Proof' (Charlie Maynard), 'Riverdale' (Kurtz), and 'The Twilight Zone' (Casey Donlin).

Jonathan Whitesell is a graduate of Capilano University, where he studied acting. He also performed in films like 'The Unspoken', 'Never Steady, Never Still', 'Hold The Dark', and 'The Kill Team'.

Let's explore the biography of Jonathan Whitesell and learn more about his age, net worth, and career highlights.

Jonathan Whitesell Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Jonathan Whitesell's net worth?

After school, Jonathan Whitesell followed in the footsteps of his father and joined the army. However, later he realized that his passion lay elsewhere. His career as an actor began in 2015 with the film 'The Unspoken'. In the same year, Whitesell also appeared in the TV movie 'The Hollow' as Alex. Today, Whitesell is one of the most famous actors in Canada and has an estimated net worth of $2 million.

How much does Jonathan Whitesell earn per year?

Jonathan Whitesell earns about $100,000 per year. Whitesell's career as an actor is his primary source of income.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Jonathan Whitesell?

Jonathan Whitesell has a height of 5 ft 8 in (173 cm).

How old is Jonathan Whitesell?

The famous Canadian actor was born on August 28, 1991. So, as of 2022, Whitesell is 31 years old.

Childhood And Education

Even though Jonathan Whitesell enjoys worldwide fame as an actor, very little is known about his family members. Jonathan Rae Whitesell was born on Vancouver Island, Canada, in 1991. Growing up, he attended a local high school from where he graduated. Subsequently, he joined the army.

It is said that Whitesell's grandfather was a police officer, and his father was a soldier who served in the Canadian Army. Later in his life, when Whitesell was going through a difficult time, he decided to follow his passion and enrolled at Capilano University to obtain his acting degree (both stage and on-screen).

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Jonathan Whitesell dating?

Coming to his personal life, Jonathan Whitesell is in a relationship with the actress Chanelle Peloso who appeared in 'Zapped' as Rachel Todds. Whitesell and Peloso have been dating for quite a few years now.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

As an actor, Jonathan Whitesell earned his first credit in 2015 on the silver screen. His first film was 'The Unspoken'. Here, he played the role of Logan. In the same year, Jonathan Whitesell played the character of Alex in 'The Hollow', Chad Wolcoff in an episode of 'iZombie' ('Zombie Bro'), Charlie Maynard in an episode of 'Proof' ('Memento Vivere'), and Michael Gibbons in an episode of 'Ties That Bind' ('Legacy').

Jonathan Whitesell started 2016 by playing the role of Aaron in 'A.R.C.H.I.E'. Subsequently, he portrayed Hercules in an episode of 'Once Upon A Time', titled 'Labor Of Love'. Later in the year, he auditioned for the role of Holden in 'Beyond'. After three auditions and several months of waiting, Adam Nussdorf, the show's creator, offered Whitesell the role of Luke. Jonathan Whitesell accepted the offer and played Luke on the show for two years, after which it was canceled.

In 2018, director Jeremy Saulnier cast Whitesell in his thriller 'Hold The Dark'. Later in the same year, he starred in another thriller called 'Bad Times At The El Royale'.

In 2019, Whitesell appeared on 'Project Blue Book' and 'The Twilight Zone'. He played guest roles in an episode of both shows. In the same year, he also starred in the third season of 'Riverdale' and played the recurring role of Kurtz.

Finally, the famous American director Fan Krauss cast Jonathan Whitesell in his 2013 war drama 'The Kill Team'. In it, he portrayed the character of Coombs.

Jonathan Whitesell's Hobbies And Interests

The famous Canadian actor enjoys photography, painting, and directing short films in his free time. Jonathan Whitesell is also very interested in computer hardware.

Other Interesting Jonathan Whitesell Facts And Trivia

  • The brilliant actor was born on August 28, 1991. So, according to his birth date, Jonathan Whitesell has the zodiac sign, Virgo.

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Jonathan Whitesell Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Jonathan Rae Whitesell

Date of Birth




Place of Birth

Vancouver Island



173 cm

Eye Color

Dark Brown




Capilano University

Net Worth



Chanelle Peloso

Annual Earnings

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Written by Anusuya Mukherjee

Bachelor of Arts and Law specializing in Political Science and Intellectual Property Rights

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Anusuya MukherjeeBachelor of Arts and Law specializing in Political Science and Intellectual Property Rights

With a wealth of international experience spanning Europe, Africa, North America, and the Middle East, Anusuya brings a unique perspective to her work as a Content Assistant and Content Updating Coordinator. She holds a law degree from India and has practiced law in India and Kuwait. Anusuya is a fan of rap music and enjoys a good cup of coffee in her free time. Currently, she is working on her novel, "Mr. Ivory Merchant".

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