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A perfectionist who accepts nothing but the best is what Jaimie is known as in her industry. Admired for her action-packed roles, beauty, athletic persona, and fitness, she is tough and highly disciplined in real life too. Physically tough roles like those of Lady Sif and Jane Doe were quite easy for Jaimie to play because of her athletic background.
She also likes to perform her own stunts. Bold dresses in red carpet events and her stunning body are what always keep her in the limelight apart from her acting. Apart from her acting career, Jaimie is planning to get into production as well.
Height / Weight / Age
|Date Of Birth
|March 12, 1984
|In Centimetres – 175 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5’ 9”
|In Kilograms – 60 kg
In Pounds – 132 lbs
Beginning her professional career in the mid-2000s, Jaimie has reached the top with her strive for perfection and hard work. The major part of Jaimie Alexander’s earnings comes from her career in acting, through movies as well as TV series. Because of highly grossing movies starring her, it’s estimated that her net worth is $4 million.
Education / Family
Jaimie Alexander, born Jaimie Lauren Tarbush is the daughter of her father David Curtis Tarbush, and mother Nita Carol Fuller. She was birth in Greenville, South Carolina, and was raised along with four brothers, Matt, David, Christopher, and Chance.
She was drawn towards acting at a very early age and moved to LA to pursue her acting career after graduating from Colleyville Heritage High School. She has two daughters Lola and Fiona with ex-fiancé Peter Facinelli.
Jaimie Lauren Tarbush
|Greenville, South Carolina, U.S.
|Colleyville Heritage High School
|Greenville, South Carolina, U.S.
|TV- It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia (2005)
Film- Squirrel Trap (2004)
|David Curtis Tarbush
|Nita Carol Fuller
|Christopher Brady Tarbush, David Curtis Tarbush Jr, Matt Tarbush, Chance Tarbush
Career / Fashion And Style
Gregg Bishop offered her the lead role in ‘The Other Side’ in 2003, which Jaimie’s first big break in the industry and by the time it was released, she became a star. After that her career took off and in 2004, she bagged a major role in ‘Squirrel Trap’ and a small but noticeable part in TV series ‘Standoff’ as well as ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’.
Her significant role in the 2006 – 2007 TV series called ‘Watch over me’ was quite controversial. The role of Jessi in the popular TV series ‘Kyle XY’ was portrayed by Jaimie from 2007-09. Jaimie Alexander landed her biggest role in 2009 in the movie ‘Thor’ which was released in 2011. Her character of Lady Sif was seen again in the sequel, ‘Thor: The Dark World’ released in 2013.
This role gave her global attention and cemented her image as a female action star. She played the role of Deputy Sheriff Sarah Torrance in ‘The Last Stand’ in 2013, which co-starred Arnold Schwarzenegger and in 2015 bagged a big role in a television series – ‘Blindspot’ in which she plays the role of Jane Doe. Her role was renewed for a fourth season in 2018 as the series became a huge hit.
Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband and More
|Peter Facinelli, Actor (2012-2016)
Milo Ventimiglia, Actor (2009-2010)
|Daughter – Lola, Fiona (with fiance Peter Facinelli)
Here we provide you the list of Jaimie Alexander’s favourite things.
|Favourite Musical Book
|Cloud Atlas (By David Mitchell)
|Pizza, penne alla vodka
|David Gray, Grace Potter and The Nocturnals
Some Interesting Facts About Jaimie Alexander
- Jaimie was a part of the wrestling team in her high school.
- In 2009, she appeared in the Matthew Perryman Jones’s music video “Save You”.
- Video game Thor: God of Thunder in 2011 featured her voice for the character of Sif.
- On her right arm she has tattooed the initials of her four brothers.
- She battles Indiana Jones to determine the best Harrison Ford character in the web series Ultradome in 2010 with her character as Han Solo.
- Her high school performed a lot of musicals but a teacher asked her to quit the theatre group because she couldn’t sing well.
- Paul Newman and Martin Luther King, Jr. are her dream travel companions.
- Director Kenneth Branagh conducted her audition for 2011’s Thor via Skype because he was in Sweden at the time.