Will Estes is an award-winning actor who became well known following his role as Jamison “Jamie” Reagan, a police officer in the American drama series, Blue Bloods that earned him Prism Award and Golden Honu Awards. He started his acting career as a child actor and appeared in the series, Santa Barbara as Brandon DeMott Capwell at the age of five. He then proceeded to feature in the NBC television drama series, Highway to Heaven as Samuel Hays when he was seven years old and was further cast as Louis in the same series at the age of eleven.
As a result of his uncanny abilities to portray his roles to perfection, Estes outshone more than 650 other kids who came for an audition for a television role in the American children and family-oriented series, The New Lassie; he landed his first television lead role as Will McCullough, which he played from 1989 to 1992. Following his performance in the aforementioned series, the talented actor gained three Young Artist Awards nominations. Will Estes has also graced some music videos with his talent which includes Bon Jovi’s music video titled, ‘Its My Life’. Learn more amazing details about the Blue Bloods star below.
Will Estes’ Age and Biography
The highly skilled actor’s birthdate is registered as 21st October 1978 and his place of birth in Los Angeles, California, United States. He began his acting career as a kid, having made appearances in a few TV shows. Will Estes studied English Literature at Santa Monica College.
In 1989, Estes bagged his first lead role in a TV series in The New Lassie where he played the role of Will McCullough, Christopher and Dee Wallace-Stone’s son. He played the character from September 8, 1989, to February 15, 1992, and gained nominations for Young Best Actor for three consecutive years at the Young Artist Awards.
He further made appearances in television series such as Miracle Landing, Menu for Murder, The Last Halloween and Brother’s Destiny before clinching a regular role in the American family sitcom, Kirk. He played the role of Cory Hartman in the aforementioned series that was created by Ross Brown and aired on The WB from August 1995 to January 1997, which also earned him a Young Artist Awards nomination in the year 1996.
Will Estes was further cast as Trip Parker in the TV series, Meego for which he starred in 12 episodes. He also had a recurring role as Hunter Reeves from 1997 to 1998 in the TV series, The Secret World of Alex Mack. In addition, he attained much popularity for starring as J.J Pryor in 60 episodes of the television drama series, American Dreams.
In 2010, he was cast in a lead role as Jamison Reagan in the American police procedural drama series, Blue Bloods that airs on CBS. He stars alongside Tom Selleck, Bridget Moynahan, Donnie Wahlberg, and others. As a result of his amazing depiction of his character, Will Estes received two awards namely, Prism Award in 2014 and Golden Honu Awards in the following year.
The adept actor has also graced several motion pictures and they include U-571, The Dark Knight Rises, and Dangerous Attraction. He has additionally landed voice roles in Once Upon a Forest, The Legend of Prince Valiant, Jonny’s Golden Quest and others. His acting career also includes Magic Valley, Line of Duty, Anchors, Automotive, Bay Watch, Diagnosis Murder, 7th Heaven, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and several others.
Details of his brother and family
Born as William Estes Nipper to his parents, Bill and Mary Lu Nipper, the brilliant actor does not have any sibling as he is reported to be the only child of his parents. He has not disclosed many details about his family and childhood. However, it is known that he was brought up in a Christian home.
Is Will Estes Married?
The award-winning actor has successfully managed to keep his personal information under wraps as its still unknown whether he is single or presently in a relationship. Although Will Estes has been romantically linked to a good number of ladies including Jennifer Love Hewitt and Rachel Boston, he is yet to update his fans on his love life, as he is believed to be unhitched at the moment.
The handsome actor is not one of the tallest actors in Hollywood as he is only 5 feet 10 inches tall. His athletic body build weighs about 65 kg. Details about his other body measurements are not available at the moment.