Birth name Jacob Allen Abel NationalityUSA Birth 18 november 1987 (36 years) at Canton (USA)
Jacob Allen Abel (born November 18, 1987) is an American model and actor who is known for playing Adam Milligan in the CW series Supernatural (2009–10), Luke Castellan in the film adaptation of Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010), and its sequel, Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013), Mark James in the film adaptation of I Am Number Four (2011), and Ian O'Shea in The Host (2013).
Jake Abel est né à Canton dans l’Ohio (États-Unis).
Sa première apparition à la télévision fut dans Figure libre (en 2005), produit par Disney Channel, où il jouait le rôle de Spencer.
Ultérieurement, il endossa un rôle dans la série Threshold diffusé en 2005 sur CBS.
Il fut également « star invitée » (ou tertiaire) dans des séries telles que Cold Case : Affaires classées et Urgences. Pour son rôle dans Un éclair de génie, il a reçu un prix au 16e Festival international du film des Hamptons en octobre 2008.
En 2009, Jake Abel apparaît dans Lovely Bones, film dirigé par Peter Jackson, et dans Angel of Death, lequel se présente comme une web-série de 10 épisodes. En février 2009, Jake est engagé sous les traits d’Adam Milligan, le demi frère (âgé de 19 ans) des frères Sam et Dean dans la série Supernatural.
Il joue ensuite le rôle de Luke Castellan dans Percy Jackson : Le Voleur de foudre, film sorti en 2010, rôle qu'il reprendra dans le deuxième volet Percy Jackson : La Mer des Monstres.
En 2011, il joue le rôle de Mark dans Numéro quatre.
En 2013, il joue le rôle d'Ian O'Shea en compagnie de Saoirse Ronan et Max Irons dans Les Âmes vagabondes adaptation du roman homonyme écrit par Stephenie Meyer, auteur de Twilight.
, 1h40 OriginUSA GenresDrama, War, Adventure ThemesPolitical films ActorsTom Felton, Jake Abel, Garret Dillahunt Roles Gene Aldrich Rating65% Based on a true story, three US Navy airmen crash land their torpedo bomber in the South Pacific during World War II and find themselves on a tiny life raft, surrounded by open ocean. No food. No water. No hope of rescue. Against incredible odds, these three virtual strangers must survive storms, sharks, starvation – and each other – as they try to sail more than a thousand miles to safety.
Directed byD.J. Caruso OriginUSA GenresThriller ActorsEmmy Rossum, Molly Hagan, Jake Abel, Melissa Tang, Hayley Chase, Xander Berkeley Roles Kirk Francis Rating76% Christina Perasso is a tough, resilient, 24-year-old girl. She wakes up trapped in a room and has no idea where she is being held or who did this to her. She has been left access to her laptop. Through the use of an intermittent wifi signal, she reaches out to friends, family and the general, growing audience through social media. She lists facts, clues, pictures and videos to aid the audience in figuring out where she is, who her captor is, and why she was kidnapped.
, 1h59 Directed byMarc Abraham OriginUSA GenresDrama, Biography, Documentary ActorsGreg Kinnear, Aaron Abrams, Lauren Graham, Dermot Mulroney, Alan Alda, Mitch Pileggi Roles Dennis Rating69% On his wedding night in 1953, an errant champagne cork renders college engineering professor Robert Kearns (Greg Kinnear) almost completely blind in his left eye. A decade later, he is happily married to Phyllis (Lauren Graham) and the father of six children. As he drives his Ford Galaxie through a light rain, the constant movement of the windshield wipers irritates his troubled vision. The incident inspires him to create a wiper blade mechanism modeled on the human eye, which blinks every few seconds rather than continuously.
, 1h34 Directed byFrancine McDougall OriginUSA GenresDrama, Comedy, Comedy-drama ThemesDance films, Sports films, Ice hockey films, Children's films, Sports d'hiver ActorsJordan Hinson, Brittany Curran, Whitney Sloan, Ryan Malgarini, Cristine Rose, Tania Gunadi Roles Spencer Rating56% A talented young teenage figure skater named Katelin Kingsford dreams of being a champion. During one of her competitions, she is discovered by a famous Russian skating coach, Natasha Goberman. However, Natasha coaches at an expensive boarding school and Katelin's parents cannot afford to send her there. However, Natasha convinces the girls hockey team coach to give the last hockey scholarship to Katelin so she can train with Natasha. Katelin is overjoyed and excited to be taught by Natasha but quickly learns that juggling hockey practice, skate club practice, and her homework is much harder than she imagined. A student assistant coach for the hockey team named Spencer constantly ridicules her, and her fellow skaters in the figure skating club are just as rude. Katelin is also forced to hide all of her precious figure skating related belongings, as the hockey coach warns her that the girls on the hockey team despise "twirl girls". However, Katelin does find some solace in her roommate, Hollywood Henderson, a fellow hockey player. She finds out that Katelin is a figure skater, but promises not to tell anyone.