Jeffrey Dean Morgan is well-known for his roles in The Walking Dead as Negan, Grey’s Anatomy as Denny Duquette, and Supernatural as the Winchester patriarch, John. Morgan is a family man who is proud of his wife and children and often praises them on social media. Who is his wife?
Morgan was introduced to Hiliarie Burton in 2009 by their friends Jensen and Danneel Ackles. They welcomed a son in 2010 and a daughter in 2018, and 2019, the pair were married in a ceremony performed by Jensen Ackles.
She is well known for her role as Peyton Sawyer on One Tree Hill and is an author, entrepreneur, podcast host, advocate, and more. She began her career as a VJ for MTV’s Total Request Live, where she was slated to be a guest commentator but did such a remarkable job she was offered a permanent position.
Her TV debut came when she portrayed herself in an episode of Dawson’s Creek, and her first film was Our Very Own alongside Allison Janney and Cheryl Hines. Burton would also star as Dr. Lauren Boswell in Grey’s Anatomy in the ninth season.
During the tenth season of The Walking Dead series, Burton joined the cast in a bonus episode, “Here’s Negan,” where she played the on-screen wife of her husband, who played Negan. She did a fantastic job in this role, and fans of the series would have loved to see more of her in this role, but sadly, her character died.
Hilarie Burton Morgan, wife of Jeffrey Dean Morgan
The couple resides on a farm in New York state called Mischief Farm, where they raise their two children and numerous farm animals. The couple is very family-oriented and invites fans into their lives by sharing how they spend their time as a family on social media. These posts resonate with their fans and inspire them.
New York Times bestselling author of her first book, The Rural Diaries: Love, Livestock, and Big Life Lessons Down on Mischief Farm, Burton Morgan, recently published her second a memoir, Grimore Girl Creating an Inheritance of Magic and Mischief.
"In her most intimate book yet, Burton Morgan shares how she’s creating an inheritance of mischief and magic that will outlive her. What’s more, she shows listeners how they too can look at the elements of their lives and collect the pieces into a tangible collection of a lifetime of learning. Because in its purest form, a grimoire was a guide to keep you alive."
She also hosts a podcast, Drama Queens, with her former One Tree Hill co-stars, Sophia Bush and Bethany Joy Lenz. The trio breaks down episodes of the series and more.
Burton Morgan also hosts a true crime series, It Couldn’t Happen Here, on Sundance. This series takes a deep dive into unsolved murder cases in small towns that don’t get the media attention other cases do. The series recently began airing a companion podcast.