Jansen Panettiere is an established voice-over artist who has also appeared in several films. Jansen is best known for his role in the famous movie Ice Age: The Meltdown which was released in 2006.
He has also appeared in movies like The Secrets of Jonathan Sperry, and The Martial Arts Kid. Apart from his contributions as an actor and voice-over artist, Jansen Panettiere is also famous as he is the younger brother of actress Hayden Panettiere, who played the lead role in series like Heroes and Nashville.
Jansen Panettiere was 28 years old, and according to the available reports, Jansen died in New York during the past weekend. The news about his death was confirmed by Kasey Kitchen, a representative of Hayden.
Even though the news about his death was confirmed, the reason behind the death of Jansen is still unclear. Available reports suggest that there is also an investigation associated with Jansen Panettiere’s death.
If you want to get to know the young voice-over artist a bit more, here is everything you need to know about Jansen Panettiere.
Who is Jansen Panettiere?
Jansen Panettiere was an American actor who is also known for his role as a voice-over artist. He is the younger brother of actress Hayden Panettiere, who played the lead role in some of the hit series like Heroes and Nashville.
Jansen received wide recognition as a voice-over artist after his role in popular movies like Ice Age: The Meltdown, The Holly Hobbie series, Robots, and Racing Stripes.
Apart from being a voice-over artist, he has also acted in movies and series like Hope & Faith, Blue’s Clues, The Last Day of Summer, and most recently, he appeared in the popular series The Walking Dead, in which he played the role of Casper. He also played the main role in Nicklodean’s The X’s.
Jansen Panettiere Early Life and Career
Jansen Panettiere is the son of Lesley R. Vogel and Alan Lee ‘Skip’ Panettiere and was born on September 25, 1994, in New York. While his father worked as a lieutenant at the fire department, his mother, Lesley was an actress who appeared in soap operas.
It can be assumed that it was their mother’s profession that inspired both Jansen and Hayden Panettiere to take up a career in the entertainment industry.
Jansen made his debut appearance through Even Stevens, which is an American comedy television series that was originally aired on Disney Channel. Jansen was only eight years old when he appeared on the show.
From there on, he went to work on different projects in the following years like the sitcom Hope & Faith, the crime drama series Third Watch, and the live-action/animated children’s series Blue’s Clues.
The major break of Jansen Panettiere came through his role in the popular movie Ice Age: The Meltdown released in 2006. Before that, he also acted in a few movies like Tiger Cruise, Racing Stripes, and Robot.
Jansen also became a part of some popular major projects like the role of Truman X in The X’s and the role of Luke Malloy in The Last Day of Summer.
Most recently, Jansen Panettiere also appeared on the popular series The Walking Dead in the role of Casper and his final project was Love and Love not, in which he played the character of Robin.
Jansen Panettiere Net Worth
The net worth of Jansen Panettiere is estimated to be around $3 million as of 2023. A major share of his income comes from his career as an actor and also as a voice-over artist.
Even though he was only 28 years old, Jansen was able to build a successful career in the entertainment industry through his successful projects, talent, and hard work.
Jansen Panettiere – Relationship Status
According to available information, Jansen Panettiere was not involved with anyone in a relationship. Even though Jansen was a popular star, he was very private about his personal affairs and relationships. There is no evidence to claim or prove that the actor was in a relationship with anyone.
Jansen Panettiere Presence on Social Media
Even though Janes tried to avoid unwanted attention as much as possible and to keep a simple life, he was very much active on social media platforms. Janes had a follower count of 13.1K on Instagram and around 5,007 followers on Twitter.
Even though he is active on Instagram with such a huge number of followers, Jansen rarely shared his personal pictures or any such upgrades. Instead, his Instagram account mainly features artwork, as he was very much interested in art.
There was a statement by one of his close associates which revealed that Los Angeles has affected Jansen very much in terms of his mental health. He was not fond of the hectic schedules and busy life of the city so he decided to move back to New York and that was when he discovered his love for paintings and art. According to the source, art was Jansen’s way of enjoying and finding peace in life.
Jansen Panettiere Awards and Nominations
Even though he was a young artist, Jansen Panettiere was able to build a successful career in acting. He also received different nominations and honors for his portrayal of different roles. Among his achievements, one of the most notable ones includes the nomination that he received in 2008.
Jansen Panettiere was nominated for the Young Artist Award in the Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special by a Leading Young Actor Category for his performance as Luke Malloy in The Last Day of Summer.
Jansen Panettiere Controversy
While it is common for actors and celebrities to find themselves in the center of controversies, Jansen Panettiere is quite the opposite.
Even though he had been active in the movie field from a very young age, he was successful in keeping himself off from any sort of controversy or rumor till his final days. He was always seen as a respectable artist and was loved by everyone.