Quick Facts of Monroe Jackson Rathbone V

  • Full NameMonroe Jackson Rathbone V
  • Net Worth$7 Million
  • Date of Birth14 December, 1984
  • NicknameMonroe Rathbone
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceSingapore
  • Ethnicity White
  • ProfessionActor, Musician
  • Nationality American
  • Eye colour Brown
  • Hair colour Dark Brown
  • BuildAthletic
  • SpouseSheila Hafsadi (m. 2013)
  • Height5′ 10″
  • Weight77 kg
  • EducationInterlochen Arts Academy, Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama
  • Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter
  • Children3
  • Horoscope Sagittarius

If you are interested in watching romance fantasy films, then you must watch The Twilight Saga film franchise where all the films are based on the four novels authored by Stephenie Meyer. Today’s topic is about Jackson Rathbone who rose to prominence for his role as Jasper Hale in the film series. The movie sequels grossed $3.3 Billion in worldwide receipts.

The 35 years old, Jackson is not only active in his career as an actor but also gathered public appreciation as an American musician. Moreover, he has gathered $7 Million net worth from his long career. Talking about his personal life, he shares three children with his spouse. Who is his wife? How is his married life going on?

Let’s discuss his biography and find out all the details about his personal as well as professional life. Stay tuned.

Early Life of Jackson Rathbone

Born in Singapore, Southeast Asia, Jackson Rathbone raised along with his American parents. He was born to his mother, Randee Lynn, and father, Monroe Jackson Rathbone IV. He grew up along with his three sisters where one of his sisters, Kelly Rathbone is active on her career as a ceramic artist.

Mentioning his family background, his great-grandfather, Monroe Jackson II used to serve as a chairman for Standard Oil of New Jersey. Similarly, Jackson’s father worked at Mobil Oil. Due to his dad’s shifting works, he lived from Norway to Texas.

At a tender age, Jackson found his interest in acting and also involved in theatres. He joined Trinity School of Midland and then went to Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan. With a dream of being a professional actor, he went to the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.

Career Highlights

Jackson Rathbone moved to Los Angeles in order to pursue an acting career. He first worked as a cast in Disney 411 and interviewed Hilary Duff, Aly, and AJ. In the beginning, he worked in films like Molding Clay, Pray for Morning, and Travis and Henry. In the year 2005, he made a professional film debut in River’s End as Jimmy. The same year, he appeared in the 16 episodes of Beautiful People (2005) as Nicholas Fiske. His TV series credits are Close to Home (2005), The War at Home (2007), Criminal Minds (2009), White Collar (2013), The Last Ship (2017), and so on.

Jackson Rathbone played Jasper Hale in The Twilight Saga film series
Jackson Rathbone played Jasper Hale in The Twilight Saga film series
Image Source: The Straits Times

It was not a long time in the entertainment industry when Jackson came up with a big role of Jasper Hale in the 2008 American film, Twilight. He then appeared in all film series of the movie such as The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009), The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010), The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part I (2011) and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part II (2012), He worked in the film franchise opposite famous star cast Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Kellan Lutz, Nikki Reed, Anna Kendrick, Taylor Lautner, and many others.

Shares Three Kids With Sheila Hafsadi

At present, Jackson Rathbone is a married man. He tied the wedding knot with his long-time partner turned wife, Sheila Hafsadi. The couple was already the parents of their first child; a son, Monroe Jackson Rathbone VI a year prior to their marriage. After the birth of their first child, they gave their child to Jackson’s friend and co-star, Nikki Reed who is taking care of Monroe as a godmother.

Jackson Rathbone with his wife, Sheila Hafsadi
Jackson Rathbone with his wife, Sheila Hafsadi
Image Source: USA Magazine

Following the birth of their first kid on 5th July 2012, the duo got married in a private marriage ceremony on 29th September 2013. After three years from their marriage, the couple welcomed their second child; a daughter, Presley Bowie Rathbone on 31st May 2016.

The couple after the birth of their daughter, Presley Bowie Rathbone
The couple after the birth of their daughter, Presley Bowie Rathbone
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Jackson shares a beautiful relationship with Sheila and both partners support each other a lot. Also, they share a lot of family pictures via their respective Instagram profiles. At the end of 2019, the couple is expecting their third child.

The family picture of Jackson Rathbone
The family picture of Jackson Rathbone
Photo Credit: People

During an interview with People, Jackson also explored his excitement of welcoming the fifth member in their family and said:

We are over the moon for this new addition to our family, and are excited to soon be a party of five!

Also, Rathbone talked about the relationship of his two kids. He admitted how Monroe fulls his responsibility of being a big brother. He told the media:

Whenever we want to change a diaper, he wants to help and gets us diaper, and he’ll get the wipes if we’re in a different room. He likes to hold her and give her kisses, tell her goodnight. Having a boy first and then a girl, I think it’s going to make [Monroe] a better man when he grows up.

Jackson also explained Monroe’s interest in music. Also, his son plays guitar and harmonica. Looking at the family, Rathbone is spending a blissful married life with his wife and kids without any rumors of divorce and separation.

Near-Death Experience

On one side, Jackson Rathbone had just started a blissful married life with his wife, however, on the other side, he went through a near-death experience. Rathbone was traveling to Austin, Texas from Long Beach, California on board of JetBlue Flight 1416 on 18th September 2018. Without expecting any dangerous to happen, the plane engine suddenly exploded.

Just after the event, the plane had an emergency landing back to Long Beach. After the inspection of the plane, four passengers were found injured, whereas others survived. Luckily, Rathbone made his way out of the probable accident.

Net Worth – $7 Million

The American actor, Jackson Rathbone is active in his career since 2005 and also serves the music industry. He has accumulated a huge net worth of $7 Million from his long career as per the Celebrity Net Worth. As per various tabloids, he earns $1 Million annually from his professions.


The musician, Jackson recently sold his Studio City home for $1.75 Million. He lived five years in the 2,518 sq. ft. house with his family. As per the records, he had bought the home for $1.2 Million in 2013.


Unlike many other celebrities, Jackson Rathbone works for a national non-profit organization titled Little Kids Rock as a board member. The organization focuses on the development of music education. Also, he has donated many musical instruments to students and often visits their classrooms.