Goodwin is mostly remembered for the incredible role she played in Big Love (2006 – 2011) as Margene Heffman. Besides this role, the pretty actress has been the lead actress on several other movies and TV shows alike. She has always loved the theatre ad acting since she was a teenager and she carried this love all through her high school days. Though she has but a few awards, the stunning actress remains highly relevant in the entertainment industry.
Date of Birth: May 22, 1978
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Today, Jennifer Michelle Goodwin (her birth name) is not just financially successful but she has a strong fan base both on social media and otherwise. Beyond the audience who love her, Ginnifer has been privileged to have a strong support system around her. Blessed with amazing parents and a super understanding husband, it is easier for Goodwin to unleash with every scene the wealth of acting goodness she possesses. Read on as we bring details on the life of the Once Upon a Time actress.
Linda Goodwin (mother)
Linda is a former educator who also got to work with FedEx and Apple. She is vegan and has been married to John Parkinson since 2012.
Tim Goodwin (father)
He worked in a recording studio as an operator then eventually owned the studio.
John Parkinson (step-father)
He works as system designer/developer and is also vegan as his wife Linda.
Melissa Goodwin Shepherd (younger sister from same parents)
Date of Birth: June 30, 1980
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
The Goodwin family has just two children, both of whom are ladies. Melissa is an actress like her sister but has created a niche in animation for herself. The stop-motion animator has worked on Robot Chicken: Star Wars (2007) and Zootopia (2016) but to mention a few. Since September 25, 2010, she has been married to Nathan Shepherd.
Josi Meerkat (step-sister from Linda’s marriage to John)
Josi is John Parkinson daughter, that makes her Giniffer step-sister.
Josh Dallas (spouse)
Duration of Marriage: April 12, 2014 till present
Date of Birth: December 18, 1978
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Josh met Ginnifer on the set of the hit ABC show in 2011 and according to him; he immediately knew something was different this time around. She signified trouble and Dallas was more than happy to come along and since then have been deeply in love with each other. Two years after they met, the Once Upon A Time (2011 – present) co-stars got engaged until they finally married in an intimate ceremony in 2014 with the actress heavily pregnant with their first child.
Since the arrival of his first son, his love for the talented actress sky rocketed as he never stopped bragging about her amazing mothering skills. Dallas remains a gifted actor on set and when off the set, he is a world class husband and father to his little love-filled village. Before Goodwin, he was married to English actress Lara Pulver for four years and that was the same year he met Ginny. Goodwin’s story is indeed a fairy tale come true as she plays Snow White and her real life husband cast as her Prince Charming.
Oliver Finlay Dallas (son with Josh Dallas)
Date of Birth: May 29, 2014
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
He was almost nine months old as at the time his parents got hitched. A month after their wedding, Oliver was born and he became the recipient of every love a baby could ever ask for until it had to be shared with a baby brother in 2016.
Hugo Wilson Dallas (son with Josh Dallas)
Date of Birth: June 1, 2016
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
When Oliver was born, Goodwin and her husband felt they needed to be heroes so they wore themselves out doing virtually everything by themselves. With the arrival of Baby No. 2, they had a different mindset on how he was going to be raised. As soon as Hugo was born, his parents started discussing finding a nanny so they could still get busy with other things. Wilson is growing up fast and is definitely the apple of his parents’ eyes. Who knows if there might be some more babies added to the Dallas brood anytime soon?