Jake McDorman - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 10, 2022

Jake McDorman
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Limitless (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $2 million

Personal Details

Born on : July 8, 1986 (age 37)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
John Allen McDorman IV
Birth Place: Dallas, Texas, USA
Horoscope: Cancer
Father's Name: John Allen McDorman III
Mother's Name: Deborah Gale
Siblings: 2

Morgan McDorman (younger sister)
Amanda (older half-sister)

High School: Richardson High School
University: Dallas Young Actors Studio, Nancy Chartier's Film and Acting Studio
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (English, Irish, German, French)
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.82 meter (5 feet 12 inch)
Weight: 75 kg (165.35 lb)
Hair Color: Blond
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 Jake McDorman?

Jake McDorman is an actor well known for starring in Limitless as Brian Finch, Greek as Evan Chambers, Shameless as Mike Pratt, in Manhattan Love Story.

Jake McDorman – Age, Parents, Siblings

Jake McDorman’s birth took place on July 8, 1986, in Dallas, Texas, USA. His birth name is John Allen McDorman IV and was born to his father John Allen McDorman III and his mother Deborah Gale. He was raised by his parents alongside his sibling, a younger sister named Morgan McDorman. He also has an older half-sister named Amanda.

Jake McDorman with his father and sister (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Jake McDorman attended Northwood Hills Elementary, Westwood Junior High, and Richardson High School. After graduation, he went on to study at Dallas Young Actors Studio and Nancy Chartier's Film and Acting Studio. 

His ethnicity includes English, Irish, German, and French.

Jake McDorman – Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Jake McDorman has been in a relationship with actress Analeigh Tipton since September 2014. He and his girlfriend are yet not married and do not have any children together. However, the pair seems to have broken up. Also, Tipton came out as queer in June 2021.

His previous dating life is not known to the public.

Jake McDorman, Analeigh Tipton in Dec 2014 (Image: Just Jared)

Jake McDorman – Career

Early Career

McDorman began his career in 1999. After a series of minor roles, he made his TV debut in 2 episodes of the sitcom Run of the House (2003) as Scott Banks. He was a series regular in Quintuplets (2004-2005) followed by guest appearances in the TV series House (2006), CSI: Miami (2006), Cold Case (2007), and Greek (2007-2011).

Finally, in the year 2011, Jake McDorman was cast in Limitless as Brian Finch, which is his breakthrough role.

Films, Series

He has also portrayed the role in the films Echoes of Innocence (2005), Aquamarine (2006), Live Free or Die Hard (2007), American Sniper (2014), Lady Bird (2017), Happiest Season (2020), among others. Moreover, Jake McDorman has appeared as a series regular in Shameless (2013-2014), Manhattan Love Story (2014), Limitless (2015-2016), Murphy Brown (2018), The Right Stuff (2020), etc.

Jake McDorman in Limitless  (Image: CBS)


On the set of Happiest Season, Jake McDorman has worked alongside Mary Holland, Sarayu Rao, Alison Brie, Ana Gasteyer, and Mackenzie Davis.

Jake McDorman – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of McDorman is estimated to be around ‎$2 million while the figure on his annual salary is under review.

Jake McDorman – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media sites Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook, Jake McDorman is followed by thousands of followers.

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