Hayden Christensen was born on April 19, 1981, in Vancouver, British Columbia. Initially starring in Canadian television shows, he received American acclaim while appearing in Fox Family Network’s TV series Higher Ground in 2000.
Christensen received critical acclaim for his role in 2001's Life as a House for which he earned a Golden Globe nomination. His role as Anakin Skywalker in Star Wars Episode 2: Attack of the Clones in 2002 secured his place as a bonafide star in Hollywood.
In the past, Christensen has romanced A-listers including Natalie Portman and Sienna Miller. He is currently engaged to brunette beauty Rachel Bilson.