Ashley Zukerman Biography
Ashley Zukerman is an Australian-American actor who is famous for playing Dr. Charlie Isaacs on WGN America’s Manhattan, Senior Constable Michael Sandrelli in the Australian drama series Rush, and Jesse Banks in the Australian political thriller The Code. For his role as Jesse Banks in The Code, he received an AACTA Award for Best Lead Actor in a Television Drama in 2014.
In addition, he played a recurring role in Succession, and in 2021, he portrayed Robert Longdon in the TV series adaptation of Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol. Born in Santa Monica, Zukerman attended Wesley College at the Glen Waverley campus and began a degree in Science Engineering at Monash University before being accepted into the Victorian College of Arts.
After graduating in 2006, he began his professional career in the theatre. He has a critically acclaimed role in The History Boys. The History Boys was directed by Peter Evans for the Melbourne Theater Company Later on, he appeared in HBO’s war miniseries The Pacific, which premiered on March 14, 2010, and also Lowdown created by Adam Zwar and Amanda Brotchie.
Most notably, his Australian break came when he played Constable Michael Sandrelli on the series Rush for which he was nominated for a Logie award in the Most Outstanding New Talent category. In 2011, after his time on Rush, he joined the cast of the short-lived Steven Spielberg-produced sci-fi television series Terra Nova.
Eventually, he returned to the theatre working with director Eamon Flack at the Belvoir Theatre Company in As You Like It playing Orlando. Two years later he played Je Pitt in Angels in America. The play Angels in America won Best Play at the 2014 Helpmann Awards. Zukerman also played socially dysfunctional genius hacker Jesse Banks opposite Dan Spielman in the Australian political thriller The code.
Early in 2014, he won the role of an ambitious wunderkind, Dr. Charlie Issacs, in Manhattan, and in 2016, he was cast in the recurring role of Peter MacLeish in Designated Survivor. Later in 2018, he had another recurring role on the HOB series Succession, and in 2020, he appeared as the title character’s husband on the Hulu miniseries A Teacher.
In 2021, he stars in the Fear Street horror trilogy that streams on Netflix. It was also announced that he was cast to portray Robert Langdon in Langdon, which is based on Dan Brown’s 200 thriller novel The Lost Symbol.
Ashley Zukerman Age
How old is Zukerman? Zukerman is 38 years old as of December 2021. He was born on December 30, 1983, in Santa Monica, California, the United States. In addition, he celebrates his birthday on December 30th every year, and his zodiac sign is Capricorn.
Ashley Zukerman Height
Zukerman stands at an average height of 6 feet and has brown eyes and brown hair.
Ashley Zukerman Father | Mother | Siblings
Zukerman is the proud son of Ingrid Zukerman (mother) and Moshe Zukerman (father). In addition, his father is from Israel and his mother is from Peru and both of his parents spoke Hebrew during his childhood. Zukerman is the oldest brother of his sister, Wendy Zukerman. Wendy is an Australian-American podcaster and science journalist. His other siblings are Jenny Zukerman and Debbie Zukerman.
Ashley Zukerman Wife
Zukerman has kept his marital status away from the public eye. Therefore, whether he is single, in a relationship, or married is not known. We promise to keep you posted as soon as the information is available in the spotlight.
Ashley Zukerman Net Worth
Zukerman has an estimated net worth of between $1 million and $5 million. His main source of income is his career as a journalist.
Ashley Zukerman Salary
Zukerman receives an estimated annual salary of between $20, 000-$100, 000.