John Cassidy: Facts About Shaun Cassidy’s Son

John Cassidy

John Cassidy is the son of Shaun Cassidy. The father of John is a singer, actor, writer, and producer. As an actor, John’s father Shaun has appeared in the TV Series, The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries, Breaking Away, General Hospital, and the films Born of Water, Once Upon a Texas Train, and Roots: The Gift.

John Cassidy: Bio Summary

NameJohn Cassidy
Age 38 years old as of 2023
Date of birth 27 February 1985
Place of birth Los Angeles, California, USA
Famous as son of Shaun Cassidy and Ann Pennington
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Siblings Caitlin Cassidy and Jessica Ann Wilson
Parents Shaun Cassidy and Ann Pennington

How Old Is Shaun Cassidy’s Son, John Cassidy?

In Los Angeles, California United States, John Cassidy was born on 27 February 1985. According to his date of birth, he is 38 years old as of 2023. He is also known as Jake or John Pennington Cassidy II. He is the son of singer, actor, writer, and producer Shaun Paul Cassidy and his first wife model and actress Ann Victoria Pennington.

John is not the only child of his parents. He has a sister Caitlin Ann Cassidy (b. 1981). In addition to Caitlin, John has half-siblings from both parent’s sides. He has a maternal half-sister Jessica Ann Wilson (b. 1970). He shares the same father with Juliet Cassidy also known as Juliet Jones Diol-Cassidy (b. 1998).

Juliet is the daughter of John’s father and his now ex-wife actress Susan Diol. Also, John Cassidy has four other half-siblings from his father’s current marriage to producer and John’s stepmother Tracey Lynne Turner. His half-siblings are Caleb Cassidy (b. 2005), Roan Howard Cassidy (b. 2006), Lila Cassidy (b. 2008), and Mairin Cassidy (b. 2011).

John is a well-educated person. On May 20, 2007, John Cassidy graduated from Boston University, with a bachelor of science degree in communications, television, and motion pictures. John was born into a family of successful and well-known entertainers. Even his grandparents from his father’s side have also worked in the entertainment industry.

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John Cassidy’s paternal grandparents are Shirley Mae Jones, an actress and singer, and John Joseph Edward Cassidy aka Jack Cassidy (March 5, 1927 – December 12, 1976), an actor, singer, and theater director. His uncle Patrick Cassidy is an actor and singer, and his uncle David Bruce Cassidy (April 12, 1950 – November 21, 2017) was an actor and musician.

John Cassidy Is A Producer

John Cassidy has ventured into the world of entertainment. Following in his father’s footsteps, he has also contributed to the film industry. John has chosen to work behind the camera. He served as a production assistant for the TV Series, The Agency. He was also the writer’s production assistant for the TV Series, The Mountain.

Shaun Cassidy and Ann Pennington’s son, John Cassidy was previously an office production assistant for Republic Films. He worked at companies such as Smuggler, MJZ, Go Film, Harvest Films, Park Pictures, Furlined, Supply & Demand, and Anonymous Content as a freelance production assistant. He is doing well for himself.

John was an assistant at Tangible Media, where he served as an assistant to Executive Vice President Cara Scharf with a focus in the video game planning department. He was a producer at Comedy Central and was a producer at Native Content. He has been a producer at Paulilu since January 2012.

At Paulilu, he serves as a branded content and commercial producer. He has also been an executive producer/partner at Assembly Required. His father Shaun Cassidy has created and/or produced several television series including American Gothic, Roar, and Invasion. He was an executive producer and writer for New Amsterdam.

John Cassidy Is A Married Man

John Cassidy doesn’t talk much about his personal life. However, it was revealed by his father that he has a fiancé. His father Shaun Cassidy shared a picture of John and his fiancé on Facebook and wrote that he can’t wait to call John’s fiancé his daughter-in-law. John got engaged to his partner, Georgie, in 2019.

John’s father, Shaun Cassidy disclosed on his website that, John or Jake, his oldest son, “married an extraordinary woman” but the couple were “denied a celebration because of quarantine.” However, “Jake and his bride, Georgie, finally had their long-awaited wedding celebration at our home.” John’s partner Georgie is Australian.

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Shaun Cassidy also added: “Thank you, Jake, for being the man I always knew you might one day become. And Georgie? Thank you for seeing my son’s heart and knowing that you would both be better on this road for each other’s company.”

Ruth Kai Botchway

Ruth Kai Botchway is a Senior Editor at She is a graduate of All Stars Media College (2021) with a Diploma in Journalism and Media Studies. With more than two years experience in Journalism, she has served as an intern at Accra FM and worked with Green TV and Ashiaman TV. She worked as a Maritime Journalist/ influencer, producing Port and Maritime agenda initially aired on Ashiaman TV. You can reach her via email:

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