How long was Jensen Ackles on Days of Our Lives? Jensen Ackles (full name Jensen Ross Ackles) is an American actor. He portrayed the role Eric Brady on the soap opera Days of Our Lives, from 1997 to 2000.
What soap opera was Dean from Supernatural on? Career. After modeling on and off since the age of four, Ackles began to concentrate on an acting career in 1996. He appeared in several guest roles on Mr. Rhodes, Sweet Valley High, and Cybill before joining the cast of the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives as Eric Brady in 1997.
Why did Jensen Ackles leave Days of Our Lives? Ackles left Days of our Lives this past summer to pursue a development deal for a primetime series at ABC. Insiders have hinted that the development deal hasn’t been going all that well and that Days execs hoped to lure Ackles back.
How old was Jensen Ackles in Season 1? Much like his character, he has grown quite a bit since the series premiere in 2005. Jensen Ackles (Dean Winchester) was only 27 when the pilot aired and as of the season 14 premiere, he had celebrated his 40th birthday. Jim Beaver has appeared as Bobby Singer in every season of Supernatural since he was 55 years old.