Joshua Jackson Bought 'Simple' Childhood Home Where Baby Daughter Now Sleeps in His Old Bedroom

Joshua Jackson
Milan Zrinc / MRPORTER.COM
Joshua Jackson reflects on his own childhood as he talks about his goals as a new parent.
The Dr. Death Star, 43, and wife Jodie Turner-Smith share a baby that PEOPLE confirmed to arrive in April 2020. Speaking to MR PORTER magazine, Jackson talks about his complicated relationship with his own father and how he bought his childhood home in 2001 and helped him heal.
Jackson was born in Vancouver but grew up in Topanga, California until he was 8 years old, then moved to Canada after his parents divorced. His daughter currently lives in his parents' house in Topanga and now sleeps in his former bedroom.
“In this room there was a mural of a dragon on the wall that I couldn't believe was still there years later. The owner [who sold him the house] said, 'I knew it meant a lot to someone and that they' would come back one day, "says Jackson.
Would you like to get PEOPLE's greatest stories every weekday? Subscribe to our new PEOPLE Every Day podcast for the top celebrity, entertainment, and human interest news Monday through Friday.
Joshua Jackson
Milan Zrinc / MRPORTER.COM
RELATED: Joshua Jackson Raves About The "Amazing" Aspects Of Parenting: "All Stereotypes Are True"
He said of buying the house, "Unfortunately, my father was not a good father or husband and left the scene, but everything felt simple in this house in Topanga, so it was a very healing thing for me."
Jackson tells the magazine that the fact that he became a father changed his perspective in "every possible way," stating, "It's 100 percent changed the way I go about my work and my life. That became me last Year so clear. For me, in order to feel comfortable with what I do every day, my family has to be the focus. "
Joshua Jackson
Milan Zrinc / MRPORTER.COM
RELATED: Jodie Turner-Smith Shares Throwback Topless Pregnancy Photo With Joshua Jackson on Father's Day
"There are still many things for me to do, but now I am excited about what inspires me to see the world through my daughter's eyes," continues The Affair actor. “Can't wait to take her diving with me. I can't wait to get her to ski. I can't wait to read a great book with her. "
"I'm not at all worried about her becoming a wallflower. She was a character from the start," he adds.
In this article:
Joshua Jackson
Canadian actor

You should check here to buy the best price guaranteed products.

Last News

Sarr reclaims Watford lead against Norwich City

New era of “CBS Saturday Morning”

Anti-vaxx mother and daughter contracted COVID-19 and died 2 weeks apart on the same hospital ward

Darius Rucker Opens Up About Ex Kate Quigley's Suspected Overdose: 'She's Doing Great'

Sarah Palin Says She’s Not Vaccinated Because She Believes ‘In Science’

Israel reportedly used a remote-controlled gun to assassinate an Iranian scientist