Interesting Biography Facts
Jennifer Marie Morrison
actress, musician, film director and producer
April 12, 1979
Chicago, Illinois, United States
South Middle School, Prospect High School, Loyola University Chicago
Jennifer Morrison family members
Julia Morrison Summers (younger sister), Dan Morrison (younger brother),
Is Jennifer Morrison a lesbian/bisexual?
What is Jennifer Morrison marital status?
Who is Jennifer Morrison husband?
When did get married?
Some fans know Jennifer Morrison as Zoey Pierson, one of Ted’s love interests from the hit series “How Met Your Mother”. The others adore her great character Emma Swan, the femme fatale and former bondsman from the show “Once Upon a Time”, which aired for 7 seasons on ABC. The truth is, Jen caught lots of public attention when she unleashed herself in public for the first time as Denice, one of the elves in “Miracle on 34th Street”. After that she never lost her presence, building her career stone by stone.
By the way, Jen is not just a famous actress, but also a great musician. The daughter of two music teachers, she played clarinet in the school band and even was titled as an All-State player.
Nowadays, Morrison joins acting with directing and producing. She directed episodes in the series “Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies” in 2023.
To have a closer look at Jennifer Morrison’s talented family, read further!
Jennifer Morrison husband
Gerardo Celasco (husband)
Date of birth: April 8, 1982
Jennifer Morrison’s fans wonder if the actress is married or single. But the “Once Upon a Time” actress keeps her personal life secret. Still, she cracked up in 2019, when she attended an Emmy Award ceremony at The Plaza в Pacific Design Center in Los Angeles. There Jen came with an incredibly handsome actor Gerardo Celasco. That caused rumors about their dating.
Morrison didn’t confirm her new relationship officially, but she posted many unique pictures of Celasco and her, which left no doubt about their romance. Jen and Gerardo spent much time together, and she even visited his family in Salvador. In March 2022 they caused wedding rumors after both appeared in public with wedding bands on their fingers. Later, Jen confirmed those rumors when she called Celasco “husband” in her social media post.
Gerardo Celasco was born in Miami, USA, and raised in San Salvador. He studied finance at Southern Methodist University. Later he started a career as a model and actor. In 2006, People magazine titled him as one of the hottest single men in the world.
Celasco featured in many famous films and TV series, such as “Moneyball” (with Brad Pitt), “Battleship” with Taylor Kitsch and Alexander Skarsgård, “How to Get Away with Murder” and many others.
Gerardo loves his talented wife Jen from the moon and back and never forgets to express his feelings on social media.
Who are Jennifer Morrison parents?
David Morrison (father)
Date of birth: February, 1951
Jen’s father is a decorated music teacher and band director. He was the only music teacher to win the Teacher of the Year title in Illinois. David is retired as of now, but still, his heart belongs to music.
David is an Illinois native. He is the son of Donald and Janet-Rose Morrison, both late. David’s mother owned a dance school in Elmhurst, IL for 55 years before her retirement. Besides, she was an honorable member of the Chicago National Association of Dance Masters.
David has a brother Hugh and a sister Susan.
For many years, he had been married to his soulmate Judy.
Judy Morrison (mother)
Date of birth: February 8, 1953
Jennifer’s mother is a former music teacher and clarinet player. In one of her interviews Jen, who is a skillful clarinet player too, confessed that if she weren’t an actress, she would teach music, just like her mother.
Jennifer Morrison siblings
Julia Morrison Summers (younger sister)
Date of birth: June 9, 1982
Morrison’s younger sister is keeping up the family tradition, too. She became a musician, songwriter, and music therapist. Her songs have great success with the public. Some of them were used as movie soundtracks. Thus, her song “Not Alone” was used in the film “Sun Dogs”.
Julia Kay is the middle child in the Morrison family. Like her siblings, she grew up in an abundance of music-making. She is a trained piano and violin player. Like her sister Jen, Julia tried her hand at acting in her childhood years. She took part in commercials and theatrical plays.
After graduation from school, Julia entered New York University, where she studied music therapy. Nowadays, she joins her career with family life. Julia is happily married to Zach Summers, one year her older, and has a daughter Ellie with him. The girl looks exactly like her auntie Jennifer.
Dan Morrison (younger brother)
Date of birth: January, 1988
Jen was blessed with two younger siblings, who are as creative as she is. Three of them were raised in a very musical and art-oriented household. No wonder, her brother Daniel David Morrison chose music as a career. He became a music band director at a high school. He had to move from his native Chicago, Illinois to San Antonio, Texas to pursue his career. There Dan met the girl, named Ellie Leeper through Jen’s friend Claudia. Soon, the young people fell in love and got married. Ellie is a PR manager and occasional writer. She is also a mother to a boy, named Leo, whom she had with Dan.
Later Dan quit teaching music at Ronald Reagan High School and founded the media group Morrison Creative LLC. Now he is a producer and motivational speaker, who teaches others how to become successful in the film industry through his platform “Happy, Not Satisfied”.
Dan maintains warm relationships with his famous sister.