Quick Facts of John Allen Nelson
- Full NameJohn Allen Nelson
- Net Worth$1.3 Million
- Date of Birth1959 /08 /28
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceTexas, USA
- Active Year1983-present
- Eye colourBrown
- Hair colourBlack
- SpouseJustine Eyre
- Height6 feet 1 inch
- ChildrenThree Children
John Allen Nelson is an American actor and screenwriter who started his career in 1983 with television series Loving. Nelson is credited for the movie The Town(2010), Castle(2013), Crazy Ex-Girlfriend(2016-2017). John is currently playing John F. Kennedy in the movie Fire Bay which release date is yet to be announced.
Nelson is married twice in his lifetime and currently in a married relationship with Justine Eyre. The couple is blessed with three children. In his long career, John earned his net worth in millions of dollars. Let’s find out more about his Net Worth, Wife, Career below.
Who is John Allen Nelson? His Bio and Height
John Allen Nelson was born on August 28, 1959, in San Antonio, Texas, USA. He was born under the sun sign of Virgo. This 59-year-old actor grew up with his three siblings David, Nancy, Diana in Texas. His father was a doctor for the U.S. Air Force.
John has not talked much about his educational background but we can assume he is educated. After completing his college, John probably went to acting school as he wanted to pursue a career in acting. He stands tall at a height of 6 feet 1-inch.
John Allen Nelson Career, Movies
Nelson started his career in 1983 with the television program Loving where he played the role of Duke Rochelle. Following that in 1986, John starred in the low-budget movie Hunk and Killer Klowns From Outer Space in 1988.
John played in the movie alongside Grant Cramer, Suzanne Snyder, Royal Dano, John Vernon. He starred alongside his Baywatch co-star, Gena Lee Nolin in the movie Sheena, Queen of the Jungle. Besides acting, John is also a screenwriter who wrote the screenplay for Best of the Best 2, American Yakuza, Criminal Passion.
Nelson received acclamation from critics for his role in 24 and as Senator Jeffrey Collins in the series Vanished. Some of his other notable roles came in Saigon Commandos, Grey’s Anatomy, Drop Dead Diva.
John Allen Nelson’s Wife and Children
Nelson Married Ase Samuelsson Nelson in 1988 but the couple relationship did not last. The couple welcomed two children Axel Nelson born on 1990 and Linnea Nelson born on 1994. After their divorce in 2005, the two children are living with their mother in Sweden.
John Allen Nelson found love again in 2007 when he met actress Justine Eyre. They soon fell in love and decided to tie the knot. John and Justine performed a lavish four-day fairytale wedding in Chateau de Farcheville, France. From his second marriage, John is blessed with a son born in August 2009 but the name of his son is not revealed yet.
John Allen Nelson’s Net Worth
The estimated amount of net worth of John Allen Nelson is $1.3 million. His earnings come from his acting and screenwriting career. His movie The Town made $154 million at the box office and from the movie, he must’ve got some profit.
From acting in Television and movies he has earned a fair share of income. On average, a screenwriter in the USA makes a base salary ranging from $30,000 to $194,000. In television shows, John earns on average of $50,235 per episode.
John Allen Nelson is also the founder of Joanne Woodward’s Acting Workshop in New York City, alongside other members Allison Janney, Dylan McDermott, and Linden Ashby. Nelson also spent lavishly for his second wedding with actress Justine Eyre in the destination wedding in France.