Quick Facts of Donna Lynn Dixon

  • Full NameDonna Lynn Dixon
  • Net Worth$5 Million
  • Date of Birth20 July, 1957
  • NicknameDonna
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceAlexandria, Virginia, the United States of America
  • Ethnicity White
  • ProfessionActress
  • Nationality American
  • Eye colour Blue
  • Hair colour Blonde
  • BuildSlim
  • SpouseDan Aykroyd
  • Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook and Twitter
  • Children3
  • Horoscope Cancer
Donna Dixon

Do you remember any of these 80s Tv movies, Bosom Buddies, Doctor Detroit, Spies Like Us and Moonlighting? If yes, then we are sure that you must be familiar with actress Donna Dixon. Though she has already retired from the industry, she has marked a great territory with her incredible acting skills.

Dixon is best known for playing Monica McNeil in  2014’s film, Da Sweet Blood of Jesus. Along with her husband Dan Aykroyd, she has worked in several movies. If you want to know more about Dixon then we suggest you read the whole article.

Bio of Donna Dixon

Donna Dixon was born as Donna Lynn Dixon on July 20, 1957, in Alexandria, Virginia, the United States of America. She is the daughter of Earl Dixon, owner of a nightclub in US 1 called Hillbilly Heaven.

Donna joined Groveton High School and graduated in 1975. Later, she attended George Washington University but dropped out.

Professional Life

Dixon started her career as a model and in 1976 she was named Miss Virginia USA and in 1977 Miss Washington D.C. World. She co-starred the situation comedy Bosom Buddies with Tom Hanks in the early 1980s, playing Sonny Lumet’s role.

Watch Dixon talking about her tv show

In the same way, she starred the role of Jr. Stewardess in 1983 film, Twilight Zone: The Movie along with Dan Aykroyd and Albert Brooks.  Also, Donna is credited for the films like The Nanny, Nixon, Da Sweet Blood of Jesus, Wayne’s World, and It Had to Be You.

Husband- Dan Aykroyd

Miss Virginia USA married walked down the aisle with her parents to get husband Dan Aykroyd. The love birds met on the set of Doctor Detroit. Dan and Dixon exchanged their wedding vows on 29 April 1983 in an intimate wedding ceromany. For now, the two are considered as a great couple who have stayed through their vows for a long time.

Donna Dixon a with her husband
Donna Dixon and her husband Dan Aykroyd, Photo Source: fandango

As a couple, Dan and Donna continue to participate directly and indirectly in philanthropic ventures. Together, the duo has appeared in three additional movies which include, Spies Like Us, Twilight Zone: The Movie and The Couch Trip.

In addition to his relationship with Dixon, Dan was engaged with actress Carrie Fisher. He proposed her on The Blues Brother’s set where she starred as John Belushi’s spurned Jake Blues wife. The engagement of Dan and Carrie ended when she reconciled with Paul Simon, her former boyfriend.

Three Children

From their long marriage span, Dan and Donna share three adorable daughters. They are Danielle Aykroyd, Stella Aykroyd, and Belle Aykroyd.  Currently, the family of five lives a blissful life.

Net Worth in Millions

The Love Boat actress, Donna has a net worth of $5 million as of 2019. She earned such a big chunk of money from her career as a model and actress. Besides, Dixon has not revealed her actual salary to the media before her retirements. While, on the other hand, her husband Dan has maintained a net worth of $180 million as of 2019.

In addition, a vodka business called Crystal Head Vodka was launched with $600,000 by Dan and his partner. By 2011, the company’s annual revenue was more than $55 million. Income topped $80 million by 2018. Although Dixon is not active in any kind of Social media platforms, her husband Dan is very active in his Twitter account.