Jewel Staite was cast in a main role on the FOX Family Channel drama series Higher Ground and was also a voice actress in the animated TV series Mummies Alive! and Sabrina: The Animated Series for DIC Entertainment.
Jewel Staite was cast in a main role on the FOX Family Channel drama series Higher Ground and was also a voice actress in the animated TV series Mummies Alive! and Sabrina: The Animated Series for DIC Entertainment.( Source : instagram )


Jewel Belair Staite's net worth is estimated to be above $1 million USD.

Jewel Staite is a Canadian actress best known for her portrayal of Abigail Bianchi in the TV series Family Law. Likewise, Jewel is also known for her roles as Kaylee Frye in the Fox television series Firefly (2002-2003) and Serenity (2005), as well as Jennifer Keller in the Sci-Fi Channel science fiction television series Stargate Atlantis (2007–2009).

Staite began her acting career as a child, appearing in shows such as CBC's Liar, Liar in 1993 and ABC's The Only Way Out. The actress made a cameo appearance in "Oubliette," an episode of The X-Files from the third season, in 1995.

She was a series regular on The L.A. Complex in 2012, playing struggling actress Raquel Westbrook. The show aired on CTV and MuchMusic in Canada and The CW in the United States.

Likewise, she also made an appearance on an episode of The Listener. From 2013 to 2014, Staite played Detective Stephen Holder's girlfriend Caroline Swift in ten episodes of the AMC crime drama The Killing. 

Full nameJewel Belair Staite
BirthdayJune 2, 1982
Age40 years old
BirthplaceWhite Rock, British Columbia
NationalityCanadian
ProfessionActress
Year active1991–present
SpousesMatt Anderson ​ ​(m. 2003; div. 2011)​ Charlie Ritchie ​(m. 2016)
Children1
SchoolingVancouver Film School

Some FAQs

What face shape does Jewel Staite have?

Jewel Staite has an oval face shape that allows her to pull off a variety of hairstyles.

Jewel Staite has an oval face shape that allows her to pull off a variety of hairstyles.

Jewel Staite’s hair color is dark brown.

Did Jewel Staite win an Emmy?

No, Jewel Staite has not won an Emmy yet.

Did Jewel Staite go to college?

Yes, Jewel Staite attended Vancouver Film School.

Did Jewel Staite leave Space Cases?

Jewel Staite left Space Cases at the end of season 1 to star in the Disney Channel show Flash Forward.

Jewel Staite Net Worth Update 2022

Jewel Staite's net worth is more than $1 million in 2022, as per Celebrity Net Worth.

Her fortune has come from her successful acting career.

The actress has been acting since she was six years old and modeling for a short time during her childhood. 

Even today, she is a part of multiple brand endorsements and still does modeling for various projects. 

Besides acting, she also must be a part of different businesses which she has kept within herself.

She has also been a part of multiple TV shows and movies, and still, some of her projects are yet to release.

Jewel Staite posted this picture of hers on 23rd of May on her Instagram handle, where she expressed how much she loved the photography.
Jewel Staite posted this picture of hers on 23rd of May on her Instagram handle, where she expressed how much she loved the photography. ( Source : instagram )

Quick Facts About Jewel Staite

  • Jewel Staite's Husband Charlie Ritchie

Jewel Staite has a husband named Charlie Ritchie. According to her Wikipedia profile, the couple got engaged in May 2015 and married on July 23, 2016. However, much information about Charlie's personal life has not yet surfaced, but some internet websites have reported that he is also an actor. The couple has kept their personal lives private, but they do share glimpses of their love on their social media accounts.

  • Jewel Staite And Charlie Ritchie's Baby

Jewel Staite and Charlie Ritchie have a son together. Wilder Cathcart Ritchie, their son, was born on December 9, 2015. She informed her followers of her pregnancy just days after the couple got engaged. The actress previously married actor Matt Anderson from 2003 to 2011, but the couple never had children. Wilder is a cute little boy who frequently appears on the internet via his mother's Instagram account.

  • Jewel Staite Is 40 Years Old 

Jewel Staite was born in 1982. She celebrates her birthday every year on June 2. Every year on her birthday, her family and friends shower her with well wishes and blessings. The actress was born under the sign of Gemini, according to her birth date. Making personality predictions based on her zodiac sign, people born under the sign of Gemini are flexible, extroverted, and clever.

  • Jewel Staite began her acting career as a child.

Jewel began her career as a child actress, appearing in CBC's Liar, Liar in 1993, which was re-aired on CBS in the United States that same year, and ABC's The Only Way Out. The actress appeared as a key guest star in The X-Files' third-season episode "Oubliette" in 1995. Staite's first co-starring role in a television series was as Catalina, the ship's engineer, in the first season of Nickelodeon science fiction television series Space Cases in 1996, following her appearance on Are You Afraid of the Dark? in the year 1994. This was followed by her role as Rebecca "Becca" Fisher on the 1995-1997 Disney Channel series Flash Forward, in which she co-starred in with Ben Foster. 

  • Staite was born in a British Columbia town.

The actress modeled as a child and has been acting ever since she was six years old. She claims to be of British, Irish, French Canadian, and Iroquois descent. Staite studied film at Vancouver Film School and worked at Vancouver Youth Theatre. 

  • Jewel Staite is also quite active on social media handles

Her Instagram handle is @jewelstaite, and is followed by almost 176k users over there. As of now, she has 2,256 posts. Likewise, she is also available on Twitter, where her username is @JewelStaite. She is a verified user on both platforms.

Jewel Staite and her husband and son going to disneyland as per her Instagram post.
Jewel Staite and her husband and son going to disneyland as per her Instagram post. ( Source : instagram )