Aaron Jeffery Movies and Career Information
Aug 25, 1970
Aaron C. Jeffery (born 1970) is a Logie Award winning New Zealand-Australian actor. Born in Howick, Auckland, Jeffery moved to Australia at the age of 17 and studied acting at NIDA. He graduated in 1993 and began his television career on the children's programme Ship to Shore. Jeffery is best known for his role as Alex Ryan on the drama McLeod's Daughters, which will end its run after the 2008 season. He also appeared in the third season of the New Zealand drama series Outrageous Fortune. In late 2005, Jeffery pleaded guilty in a South Australian court to assaulting and threatening to kill his then-wife. Jeffery escaped a potential 10-year jail term and was released on a 12-month good behaviour bond with no conviction recorded. After the 2005 court case, Jeffery and his wife divorced. He then dated his McLeods Daughters co-star Michelle Langstone. The relationship ended in 2006. In both 2004 and 2007, Jeffery won the Silver Logie for Most Popular Actor in a Drama Series for his role on McLeod's Daughters.