Jay Pickett was an American actor, who is best known for his roles on the TV soap opera “General Hospital”. He is also recognized for his amazing performance in the TV shows “Days of Our Lives”, and “Port Charles”. Jay Pickett died at the age of 60 on July 30, 2023, while filming a scene for his upcoming film “Treasure Valley”. Jay Pickett’s net worth is estimated at $1.5 million at the time of Jay Pickett’s death.
|Full Name||Jay Harris Pickett|
|Your Birth Date||February 10, 1961|
|Birthplace||Spokane, Washington, U. S.|
|Net Worth||$1.5 Million|
|Died||July 30, 2023|
Jay Pickett was born in Spokane (Washington), USA on February 10, 1961. His childhood years were spent in Caldwell Idaho. He attended Boise State University, where he received his BA in acting. He then attended UCLA to earn his MFA degree.
Jay was a regular in many theatrical productions during his time at University. He made his acting debut in 1989 playing the role of Parker in the movie titled “Rush Week”. He was not recognized for his role in the movie. Then, in 1991, he made a small appearance in the movie titled “Eve of Destruction”.
Jay Pickett Net Worth & Career
Pickett didn’t succeed in the movie so he tried his luck at the small screen. In 1991, he was selected for the role of Chip Lakin in NBC’s daytime soap opera “Days of Our Lives”. This was his breakthrough role. For one year, he was part of the soap-opera. His next most appreciable role came in 1997 when he appeared as Frank Scanlon Jr. in the ABC’s TV soap opera “Port Charles”. From 1997 to 2003, he wowed the audience with his amazing performance in the soap opera.
Pickett picked his career graph in 2006 when he first appeared as a Lorenzo Alcazar in the Guinness World Record’s longest-running TV soap opera “General Hospital”. He played David Harper in the soap opera from 2007 to 2008.
Pickett is also a star in big-screen roles. He has been a part of the movies “Rumpelstiltskin”, “Bundy: An American Icon”, “Abandoned”, “A Matter of Faith”, and “A Soldier’s Revenge”. For the last time, Jay was working on his upcoming movie titled “Treasure Valley” in Idaho.
Jay Pickett Personal Life
Jay Pickett, a married man who got engaged to Elena Bates in 1986. He has three children with Elena, the result of his marriage. Pickett passed away on July 30, 2023, in the film location of Idaho while filming a scene for his upcoming film “Treasure Valley”.
He has not yet revealed the true reason for his death. Travis Mills, who is the director of his movie, revealed that he had suffered a heart attack. Mills shared that everyone who was present at the film location did their best to save him, though they didn’t succeed in it.
Jay Pickett Net Worth
Jay Pickett’s net worth was approximately $1.5 million when he died July 30, 2023. It seems that he has amassed the substantial sum from his work as an actor for more than three decades.