American actor, Juan Gabriel Pareja is best known for his role in the TV series, The Walking Dead. He debuted in Hollywood from the movie, The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada. Fort Bliss is his latest movie released in 2013. Pareja is a married man and also has a child.
Early Life and Education
Juan Gabriel Pareja was born on 24th December 1978 in Houston, Texas under the birth sign Capricorn. Pareja is American as per nationality, and as far as his ethnicity is concerned, he is White. His immigrant parents from Columbia raised him in Texas.
Pareja graduated from the New York University Tisch School of the Arts.
Gabriel Pareja made his Hollywood debut in 2005 from the movie, The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada by Tommy Lee Jones. In 2007, he appeared in The Mist with Luke Crosgrove, Alyssa Sutherland, Russell Posner, Morgan Spector, Danica Curcic and Frances Conroy among others.
In 2010, he debuted on TV from the series, The Walking Dead. sharing the screen with Norman Reedus, Andrew Lincoln, Steven Yeun, Lauren Cohan and Melissa McBride among others. The same year, he also appeared in the movie, Machete by Robert Rodriguez and Ethan Maniquis.
In 2013 he appeared in Fort Bliss by Claudia Myers.
Juan Gabriel Pareja is married and has a child. Pareja is very confidential and remains silent when it comes to his relationship, dating life, and family. He revealed only the limited information about his personal life.
After being silent for several years, in 2014, Parea finally tweeted that he was going to get married within some days,
‘’I’m getting married in 2 days! Super excited and looking forward to bachelor part shenanigans out and about w my boys in Houston tonight.’’
As per his tweets, he married his girlfriend turned wife, Morgan Jones Pareja on 25th May 2014 in an intimate ceremony. In 2017, the husband-wife welcomed their first child whose name is not yet public.
The family is living happily in their Burbank, California house.
Juan Gabriel Pareja, now 39, has the height of 6 feet (1.83m). Pareja working in the movie industry since 2005 has an estimated net worth of $900k as per some online sources. However, the figure has not been officialized.
Some of Pareja’s movie that collected a good amount at the box office include:
The Mist (2007) = $57.3 million
Machete (2012) = $44.1 million
Andrew Lincoln, one of the casts of the TV series, The Walking Dead earns $92k per episode. He also gets paid somewhere the same amount.