As the former US Army, Jake McLaughlin has fought his way on the Iraqi battlefield. After serving in the US Army, Jake joined the entertainment industry garnishing success throughout his career. Jake, who has mostly portrayed the character of military men, claims that he was a huge film fanatic before he joined the Army, and always wanted to act in the movies.
Jake's Journey From US Army To Actor
Jake McLaughlin began to serve in the US Army in 2002 and was a part of a third infantry division. He along with his unit entered in Baghdad and partook the Iraq wars. After he left the military, he joined Universal Studios as a security guard and worked on a crab boat in Oregon.
In 2007, he heard the casting sessions for Paul Haggis movie In The Valley of Elah. Being one of the S.A.W. gunners in real life, he got selected as Specialist Gordon Bonner in the film from which he debuted himself as an actor.
After the debut, Jake played the leading role in 2009 TV series Crash. From 2010 to 2015, he appeared in several films and TV shows including Super 8, Warrior, Savages, Grey's Anatomy, The Mentalist, and Scorpion. He is currently playing the central role of Ryan Booth in the famous Quantico series since 2015.
How Much Is Jake's Net Worth?
Jake has been awarded various medals including Army Commendation Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal and the Army Achievement Medal for his service during Operation Iraqi Freedom. He also got featured in the Soldier of Fortune magazine in 2003.
Besides his military involvement, he is also an actor who has featured in tons of movies and TV series. The average salary for a cast member in Washington, DC is around $25,864 per year. Though the average salary of Jake can be assumed, it is quite sad that his net worth is yet to get publicized. Nevertheless, the actor might have earned himself some significant amount of net worth as he has worked as a military and also as an actor.
Jake In A Blissful Married Life
Most of the celebrities choose to share their love story with public and media. And some stars might decide to share their bonds with their close friends and family, keeping their life behind the camera away from the eyes of the public.
Actor Jake also has been hiding all his affairs with the public and media. Nevertheless, the actor has not disappointed his fans as he has not concealed his love-life completely.
Jake got married to Stephanie McLaughlin in 2004. Jake and his wife, Stephanie are parents to four children. They have three daughters Rowan McLaughlin, Regan McLaughlin, Freya McLaughlin and a son named Logan McLaughlin. The duo was blessed with their fourth child, Freya in February 2017. Jake's Quantico co-star Priyanka Chopra also congratulated the pair for the addition of a new family member through Twitter on 23 February 2017.
Jake's wife Stephanie McLaughlin along with their kids (Photo: Twitter)
Jake, his wife, and kids are residing in their hometown, located near Sacramento in Northern California. Jake, who is now enjoying his 14 year-long blissful married life, is living in their residence which is about seven driving hours away from Hollywood. The actor who is appreciating his married life along with his family proves that he is not a gay.
Jake was born as Jacob Adam McLaughlin on 7 October 1982 in Paradise, California. He retains the height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m). As per wiki, he attended Notre Dame Catholic School and Chico High School in Chico, California.