Jen Hale Biography
Jen Hale is a Canadian-American voice actress who is best known for her work in video game franchises such as Baldur’s Gate, Mass Effect, Metal Gear Solid, Bio Shock Infinite, Metroid Prime, and Overwatch among others. Additionally, in 2013 she was recognized by Guinness World Records as the most prolific video game voice actress.
Moreover, in 1982 Hale graduated from the Alabama School of Fine Arts, where she was in the theater department and was interested in being in a rock band. Later after high school, she joined Birmingham-Southern College, where she found the program’s style was broader than what she wanted to do and realized that she was more interested in film acting than theatre acting. Additionally, she graduated with a business degree and began working as an actress.
Furthermore, her first big break was in 1988 for the made-for-television movie A Father’s Homecoming, which was an NBC movie of the week. She was also selected among a group of about six thousand girls in a nationwide search to be in several episodes of the Santa Barbara soap opera television series. After doing more regional work, she finally moved to Los Angeles, where she took on Sporadic guest roles typical for young actresses on shows such as Melrose Place.
What’s more, after some time, Jennifer was selected to voice Commander Shepard, the main player character in the Mass Effect series. She has stated that she is very invested in helping to ”create” the stories of video games, though she herself is not a gamer. Besides that, she was nominated for ”Best Performance by a Human Female’ at the 2010 Spike Video Game Awards. In 2012, she was nominated again for Mass Effect 3.
Jen Hale Age
How old is Jen Hale? Hale is 58 years old as of 2023. She was born on January 1, 1965, in Goose Bay, Canada. In addition, she celebrates her birthday on January 1 every year.
Jen Hale Height
Hale stands at an approximate height of 5 feet 7 inches. Additionally, she weighs around 55 kilograms. Details on her other body measurements will be updated soon.
Jen Hale Family
Hale was born in Happy Valley-Goose Bay. Her mother was what she called, ”a wandering master’s degree pursuer” and her father was a microbiologist. However, her biological father, James Learning, was an outdoorsman who was a prominent NunatuKavut elder and environmental activist. Moreover, she has a paternal half-sister, Carren Dujela, who works at the University of Victoria.
Jen Hale Husband
Hale is a happily married woman. She has been married to Barry Oswick since 2009. Additionally, they have a son whose details are currently not known.
Jen Hale’s Net Worth
Hale has an estimated net worth of approximately around $10 million. Her main source of income is her career as an actress.