About Jerry O’Connell
It has been stated that the current amount of
Jerry O’Connell net worth is as high as 16 million dollars. He has earned such a high net worth because of his career as an actor. He was born in 1974 in New York City. In Manhattan, he was a student at Professional Children’s School. In New York University, he was studying film. There, he was also interested into sports and belonged to the varsity fencing team.
When he was a kid, Jerry O’Connell appeared in some TV commercials, such as for Duncan Hines cookies. When he was only 11 years old, he got his first role in a movie, which was in a production by Stephen King, “Stand By Me”. In the period of 1988-1991, Jerry O’Connell was appearing in a sitcom on Canadian television called “My Secret Identity”. Other movie from which he is also well known is “Calendar Girl”. In the period of 1995-2000, Jerry O’Connell appeared in “Sliders”. In addition to appearing in it, he also served as a writer, director and producer of some episodes of this show. Thus, all of these productions have also added up a lot to the total size of Jerry O’Connell net worth.
Jerry O’Connell has also appeared in a huge variety of movies, such as “Mission to Mars”, “Jerry Macguire”, “Scream 2”, “Torncats”, “Piranha 3D” and “Kangaroo Jack” and some others, which have also added up to the total estimate of Jerry O’Connell net worth. Jerry O’Connell is known for his role as Detective Woody Hoyt, which he portrayed in “Crossing Jordan”.
Jerry O’Connell’s personal life is also quite well known. In 2007, he was known to be in a relationship with Rebecca Romjin, who is a former model and actress. In fact, in that year the couple got married. With her, Jerry O’Connell is a parent to twin girls. These twin girls were born in 2008 and their names are Charlie Tamara Tulip and Dolly Rebecca Rose. The latter girl was named after a popular entertainer Dolly Parton and the former girl was named after Jerry O’Connell’s brother.
In 2009, Jerry O’Connell started to study at Southwester Law School based in Los Angeles, California. However, he did not last long there as he decided to come back to acting full force, the career for which he is mostly known today and which keeps his name popular in show business world.