Monroe Jackson Rathbone V popularly known as Jackson Rathbone is an American Musician and Actor. He is mainly known for his role as Jasper Hale in the hit Twilight Saga Series. He has also starred in Molding Clay, Pary for Morning, and Travis and Henry. Jackson formed a band called 100 Monkeys along with two of his high school friends. Rathbone toured in 100 cities across the United States and also owns a production company, PatchMo Entertainment and a record company Jack Records. Jackson Rathbone has some of the weirdest tattoos on his body. Let us take a look at the ones he has and the meanings they hold.
Right Arm Tattoos
1. ‘Heart and Feather’ Tattoos
Tattoo: The right shoulder of the Twilight star contains a tattoo of a heart with a banner wrapped around it. The banner contains the word, “MOM” written on it. The backside of his right upper arm contains a tattoo of a feather.
Meaning: The tattoo is to show his love for his mother, Randee Lynn Rathbone.
2. Quote on Right Bicep
Tattoo: Jackson’s right upper arm contains a quote tattooed around his arm which reads, “Till human voices wake us, and we drown”
Meaning: The above line is the last line in the famous poem by T.S Elliot, The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock.
Left Arm Tattoos
3. ‘Hammer’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The left shoulder of the actor contains a tattoo of a hammer with a banner around it which reads, “DAD”
Meaning: The tattoo shows his love for his father, Monroe Jackson Rathbone IV.
4. ‘Band’ Tattoo
Tattoo: Rathbone’s left shoulder contains another tattoo of a band with an anchor pendant.
5. Chest Tattoos
Tattoo: Both sides of his chest contain tattoos of blue sparrows flying towards his heart. His left pec also contains a tattoo of a banner with a few words written on it.
6. ‘Ketchup’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The outer side of the actor’s lower right leg contains a large tattoo of a bottle of the famous Heinz Tomato Ketchup.
Meaning: This is one of the weirdest tattoos ever. When asked about it, Jackson told the story of how he and his friend had a bet and the loser had to get a tattoo of the other’s choice. Jackson lost the bet and had to get a tattoo of the Heinz Tomato Ketchup bottle.
7. Thigh Tattoo
Tattoo: Rathbone’s left thigh also contains a tattoo which has not yet been fully revealed.