Quick Facts of

  • First NameJesse
  • Last NamePlemons
  • Date of Birth04 February, 1988
  • Net Worth$ 13 million
  • CareerActor, Comedian
  • Age33 Years
  • Height6 Feet

Emmy Award-nominee Jesse Plemons, 33, is an American actor and comedian who is widely known for his role Landry Clarke from the NBC drama series, Friday Night Lights.  

Plemons also played Todd Alquist in the 5th season of Breaking Bad and eventually won the Screen Actors Guild Award for his outstanding performance. His other notable film works include All the Pretty Horses, Like Mike, Black Mass, The Program, Bridge of Spies, Game Night, and Vice. 

Career Highlights

Jesse entered the entertainment industry at the age of 3 ½ years old, from a Coca-Cola commercial. He then began doing extra work and spent time auditioning in Los Angeles.

In the last-1990s, Jesse appeared in Varsity Blues and All the Pretty Horses. He also guests appeared in Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, Walker, and Texas Ranger.

From 2003-06, he appeared in Like Mike, When Zachary Beaver Came to Town, and TV series like Judging Amy, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, They Lyon’s Den, Grey’s Anatomy.

Read more: Antonia Thomas-Instagram, Life, Kids, Height, Net Worth, Bio, Boyfriend, Age, Movies

Plemons made his breakthrough at the age of 18 from NBC’s television series Friday Night Lights as Landry Clarke. 

Similarly, from 2012 to 13, Jesse portrayed the psychopathic villain Todd Alquist in the final season of the AMC drama series Breaking Bad. He was cast as a recurring cast member in Season 5A and was later promoted to the series’ regular cast for Season 5B.

In the show, he appeared alongside Bryan Cranston, who played Walter White, Anna Gunn as Skyler Whiter, Aaron Paul as Jesse Pinkman, and RJ Mitte as Walter White, Jr.

In late-2015, Jesse played Ed Blumquist, a butcher, and the husband of Peggy Blumquist portrayed by Kristen Dunst in the second season of Fargo. He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his performance.

In 2017, Jesse was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie for his role as Robert Daly in Black Mirror.

Some of his recent film works are Game Night, Vice, The Irishman, El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie, and TV shows include No Activity. 

His upcoming projects are Antlers, Jungle Cruise, I’m Thinking of Ending Things, and Jesus Was My Homeboy (filming). All three movies are in post-production.

How Much Is His Net Worth?

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Jesse Plemons is estimated to own a net worth $13 million as of November 2022. He gardened his massive wealth from his professional career of 21 years.

In the United States of America, an actor makes $36.7 per hour to $52,000 annually. Jesse surely is paid above the average range for his 2-decade experience in the field. Moreover, he also pockets a decent number of cash from his endorsements. 

Short Bio

Jesse Lon Plemons was born on 2nd April 1988 in Dallas, Texas, the United States of America to Lesa Beth and Jim Bob Plemons. He is American by nationality and has English, Scottish, and Scots-Irish/Northern Irish ancestry.

He went to Mart High School where he played football. He then graduated from the Texas Tech University Independent School District, a distance learning program.

Who Is His Fiancee?

33-year-old actor Jesse is engaged to Spider-Man actress Kirsten Dunst. The duo first met on the set of Fargo and Breaking Bad.

The couple eventually fell in love and got engaged in January 2017. They welcomed their first child: Ennis Howard Plemons on 3rd May 2018.