When Jeffrey Dean Morgan left Supernatural his career exploded.
Jeff has had starring roles in Grey's Anatomy, Magic City, Texas Rising, Extant, The Good Wife and he is currently playing the big bad Negan on The Walking Dead. What else has been going on in his life this year?
In January he flew to Romania to shoot a commercial. MTV reported Supernatural’s John Winchester Comes Back From The Grave For One More Hunt
Jeffrey showed his fondness for Supernatural and his former co-stars when he tweeted,
Jeffrey had other concerns while in Romania. January was football playoff season, so he really wanted to know Can Seahawks superfan Jeffrey Dean Morgan catch the game in Romania?.
In January, Jeffrey also was a presenter at the Golden Globes, where he wowed Carrie Underwood.
Carrie Underwood Pokes Fun At Meeting With ‘Walking Dead’ Actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan At Golden Globes.
Being a star on a hit like The Walking Dead is not all sunshine and roses. Jeffrey has had some less pleasent reactions to his role. Walking Dead star Jeffrey Dean Morgan is getting abuse thrown at him by little old ladies now.
The show became involved in some controversy recently when A ‘The Walking Dead’ T-Shirt [Was] Pulled Over Complaints That It Is Racist. Jeffrey responded,
Holy crap people are stupid. 'Walking Dead’ Shirt Pulled From Stores After Complaint of Racism https://t.co/cpeIqcxTwJ— Jeffrey Dean Morgan (@JDMorgan) February 22, 2017
The media jumped on the story.
- Jeffrey Dean Morgan Has A Very Negan Response To The Racist ‘Walking Dead’ Shirt Controversy
- Jeffrey Dean Morgan Responds to 'Walking Dead' 'Racist' T-Shirt Controversy: 'People Are Stupid'
- Actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan labels man who called shirts racist 'stupid'
- Jeffrey Dean Morgan Responds To ‘Racist’ T-Shirt Controversy - Huffington Post
Of course, Jeffrey has a life outside of acting. He also co-owns a candy store Paul Rudd And Jeffrey Dean Morgan Purchase Rhinebeck Candy Store To Stop It From Closing After Owner Dies.
Perhaps the most important part of Jeffrey's life is his family. Jeffrey is married to Hilarie Burton and that union has a connection to Supernatural. PopSugar tells us Who Is Responsible For Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Hilarie Burton's Love? Jensen Ackles, of Course.
In an interview with HuffPost Live in 2015, Jeffrey opened up about his costar setting them up on a blind date, and the story will basically turn you into mush. "I happened to be single and Jensen said, 'I've got a girl you should meet,'" the Walking Dead star explained. "So I went to a bar and I met Hilarie at a bar with Jensen and Danneel, and the rest is history."
You can see his interview about their first date here.
In pictures from the Red Carpet at the Golden Globes to one taken on a family vaction, you can see how in love they are.
Sealed with a kiss! The Walking Dead's Jeffrey Dean Morgan gets passionate with wife Hilarie Burton on family vacation
How does Jeffrey's role affect his home life? Why Jeffrey Dean Morgan's Wife Hilarie Burton Likes His Brutal 'Walking Dead' Character.
Jeffrey Dean Morgan was fantastic as John Winchester on Supernatural. We are so happy that the rest of the world can see how talented he is. We hope you keep it up JDM!