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Discovering the Career of Jackie Earle Haley: From Child Actor to Oscar Nominee and Freddy Krueger.

Discover the versatile career of Jackie Earle Haley, from child actor to Academy Award nominee. Known for roles in Bad News Bears and Freddy Krueger.

Who is Jackie Earle Haley?

Jackie Earle Haley may have started his career in TV commercials at the tender age of six, but he’s come a long way since then. You might recognize him from his roles in classic films like Breaking Away, The Bad News Bears (and its sequels), and All the King’s Men. But did you know that he’s also a talented director and producer of TV commercials? Talk about a jack of all trades!

In 2006, Haley returned to his first love of acting and was even nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as a pedophile in the film Little Children. Not too shabby, right?

But that’s not all. Haley also played a suitably creepy Freddy Krueger in the remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street and appeared in Tim Burton’s Dark Shadows and Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln. He’s been in a ton of other movies too, like Shutter Island, RoboCop, London Has Fallen, and Alita: Battle Angel. And let’s not forget his TV work, which includes appearances on The Partridge Family, MacGyver, Murder, She Wrote, The Tick, and Narcos: Mexico.

Oh, and did we mention that his dad is a radio show host/DJ and actor named Haven Earle Haley? Talk about a talented family!


What is the nationality of Jackie Earle Haley?

Jackie Earle Haley is an American born on July 14, 1961, and was born and raised in Northridge, California.

How old is Jackie Earle Haley?

Jackie Earle Haley is now 62 years old and his star sign is Cancer.

How tall is Jackie Earle Haley and how much does he weigh?

Jackie Earle Haley is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs 143 pounds.

Is Jackie Earle Haley married or single?

Haley first married Sherry Vaughan in 1979. His second wife is Jennifer Hargrave and they got married in 1985. He is currently married to Amelia Cruz and they got married in 2004.

How much is Jackie Earle Haley’s net worth?

As of 2020, Jackie Earle Haley’s net worth is still under review.


Does Jackie Earle Haley have any children?

Haley has two children with his second wife, his son Christopher was born in 1986 and his daughter Olivia was born in 1998.

Jackie Earle Haley as a child

Posted by Jackie Earle Haley on Thursday, March 17, 2016






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