Know About Jerry O’Connell; Wife, Brother, TV Shows, Height, Net Worth

Published Date: 03 Jun, 2019 Updated date: 03 Jun, 2019 By Celebs Podium

Jerry O’Connell, an American professional actor, is famous for his role as Quinn Mallory in the TV series, Sliders. Since commencing his acting career at the young age, Jerry has starred in more than seven dozens of movies and TV shows.

Jerry O’Connell not only basks on his glorious professional career but also shares a compelling relationship life with his beautiful wife. Besides, he is a proud father of his two beautiful daughters.

Jerry O’Connell’s Short Bio: Age, Brother, Height

Jerry O-Connell, age 45, was born as Jeremiah Jerry O’Connell on 17 February 1974, in Manhattan, New York City.  Jerry, who stands tall at the height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m), belongs to white ethnicity.

He comes with diverse ancestry, as he is half Irish, one-quarter Italian, and also one-quarter Polish. His father, Michael O’Connell, is known as an advertising agency art director whereas his mother, Linda, is an art teacher.

Jerry grew up in Manhattan with his younger brother, Charlie O’Connell, who is also an actor by profession. Charlie is recognized for his presence on the American dating and relationship reality TV series, The Bachelor. Apart from that, he also made his appearances in several of his older brother’s movies.

Career In TV And Movies

Jerry’s acting career kicked off when he appeared in 1986’s movie Stand by Me. Later, he showcased his acting skills on various movies including Calendar Girl (1993), Joe’s Apartment (1996), Scream 2 (1997), Mission to Mars (2004), and Scary Movie 5 (2013). Jerry also made his debut as a producer/screenplay writer on 2004’s movie First Daughter.

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Meanwhile, he has also showcased his versatility as a voice artist in animated Justice League movies from 2015 to 2017.


Jerry O’Connell as Harley Carter on Carter (Picture: TV Insider)

In the meantime, Jerry has flaunted his acting skills appearing in more than 50 TV series with the lead roles and guest appearances. Back in 2018, Jerry enticed the global audiences with the central role in Canadian TV crime-drama series Carter, which aired in May 2018. The show completed its first season in July the same year.

Net Worth

For his impeccable hard work and dedication, Jerry summons a resounding net worth which swirls around $16 million. All of his earnings are the exceptional result of his towering career in front of cameras.

Who Is Jerry O’Connell Wife? More Details On His Love Life!

Alike his promising professional career, Jerry O’Connell basks on the beautiful relationship life. He shares a blissful married life with his beautiful actress wife, Rebecca Romijn.  Rebecca is a former model and is famous for her role as Mystique in the first trilogy of the X-Men film series.


Jerry O’Connell with his wife Rebecca Romijn on 4 April 2019 (Picture: Jerry’s Instagram)

The acting couple tied the knots on 14 July 2007 after enjoying the romantic bliss for some time. The pair parents their twin daughters, Dolly Rebecca Rose and Charlie Tamara Tulip O’Connell.

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More On Jerry’s Married Life

Before walking down the aisle with Jerry, Rebecca was married to renowned American actor John Stamos. Unfortunately, the actor-couple couldn’t keep the peace with each other for long and subsequently parted ways in 2005, after enjoying seven years of togetherness.

Subsequently, Jerry fell for Rebecca when he first saw her at a party while she was still married to her ex-husband. Rebecca’s failed first marriage worked like a charm for Jerry who after two years held the hands of the girl of his dreams. In the meantime, the amazing couple is carrying the resounding marriage voyage together.

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Some Interesting Facts About Jerry O’Connell

  • His maternal grandfather, Charles S. Witkowski, was the mayor of Bayonne, New Jersey.
  • He attended New York University in 1991 and majored in film.
  • Before his graduation in 1995, Jerry learned screen-writing and competed on the fencing team as well.
  • Jerry is also known for his appearance as Superman in the 2019 animated feature, Reign of the Superman
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