Jason McKinnon - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 17, 2022

Jason McKinnon
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Firefly Lane (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : December 20, 1980 (age 42)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Jason McKinnon
Birth Place: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Horoscope: Sagittarius
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: Elena McKinnon
Siblings: 1

Jennifer McKinnon (sister)

High School: Sentinel Secondary School, West Vancouver Secondary School
Ethnicity: Caucasian
Nationality: Canadian


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: March 1, 2008
Wife's Name: Erika Mckinnon
Children: 2

Levi Jaxon McKinnon (son)
Kingston Alexander McKinnon (son)

Body Measurements

Height: 1.83 meter (6 feet 0 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Jason McKinnon?

Jason McKinnon is an actor by profession and Canadian by nationality. He is well known for starring in Hallmark TV movies including A Twist of Christmas, A Christmas Tree Grows in Colorado, films Shattered, Night at the Museum, Wonder and TV series Firefly Lane, DC's Legends of Tomorrow, and How to Be an Actor.

Jason McKinnon – Age, Parents, Siblings

Jason McKinnon’s birth took place on December 20, 1980, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. His mother’s name is Elena McKinnon while the name of his father, whom he fondly calls Big Mac, is unknown. He was raised in Vancouver alongside his sibling, a sister named Jennifer McKinnon. Other details of his family are not known.

Jason McKinnon's early headshot (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Jason McKinnon attended Sentinel Secondary School and West Vancouver Secondary School.

His ethnicity is Caucasian.

Jason McKinnon – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

Jason McKinnon is happily married to Erika Mckinnon, who is a certified personal trainer based in Vancouver. They tied the knot on March 1, 2008. With his wife, he has a child, a son named Levi Jaxon McKinnon who was born on August 8, 2019. They welcomed their second child, baby boy Kingston Alexander McKinnon on July 23, 2022.

 There are no rumors of divorce surrounding the married pair. Also, there are no details available on his past girlfriends.

Jason, Erika McKinnon with their oldest son (Image: Instagram - posted Oct 2020)

Jason McKinnon – Career

Early Days

Before starting his career as an actor, McKinnon worked at Sutton Place Hotel. Although he began his life as an actor in the year 2000, his first work was dubbing the voice of Alexeyev in a 1999 episode of the TV series Master Keaton.

Jason McKinnon’s debut screen role was in the 2002 film Halloween: Resurrection, which remained uncredited. This was followed by roles in the films The Delicate Art of Parking (2002), The Delicate Art of Parking (2003), Night at the Museum (2006), and minor roles in the episodes of the TV series Jeremiah (2003), Try Calling (2004), The L word  (2006), Stargate SG-1 (2006), Saved (2006), The Assistants (2009), Supernatural (2011), and TV movie The Hunters (2006), Christmas Caper (2007), And Baby Will Fall (2011), etc.

Finally, in 2013, he was cast as Glenn Harrison in the TV series How to Be an Actor. He portrayed the character for a total of five episodes.

Film, Series

Over the years, Jason McKinnon has starred in dozens of TV series, films as well as TV movies. Some of the TV series in which he has portrayed characters include Motive (2015), The Flash (2015), Wayward Pines (2016), When Calls the Heart (2017), Travelers (2016-2017), The Crossing (2018), DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2018), Aurora Teagarden Mysteries (2019), Loudermilk (2020), Firefly Lane (2021), Kung Fu (2021), Green Beret's Guide to Surviving the Apocalypse (2022).

Moreover, McKinnon has appeared in the films Benchwarmers 2: Breaking Balls (2019), Broken Diamonds (2021), and TV movies A Wish For Christmas (2016), The Girl in the Bathtub (2018), Sense, Sensibility & Snowmen (2019), A Christmas Tree Grows in Colorado (2020), among others.

Also, he has worked in numerous commercials including for Mr. Lube, Dairy Queen, Febreze, Mitsubishi, Nascar, and Mark’s work warehouse.

Jason McKinnon in A Wish for Christmas (Image: IMDb)


On the set of Firefly Lane, Jason McKinnon has worked with Paul McGillion, Beau Garrett, Jon-Michael Ecker, Ali Skovbye, and Martin Donovan.

Jason McKinnon – Net Worth, Salary

The figure on the net worth and annual salary of McKinnon is under review.

Jason McKinnon – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles including Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook, Jason McKinnon is followed by thousands of followers.

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