Quick Facts of Jonathan Frederick Tenney
- Full NameJonathan Frederick Tenney
- Date of Birth1961 /12 /16
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplacePrinceton, New Jersey, U.S.
- Active Year1986–present
- Eye colourBrown
- Hair colourGray
- SpouseTeri Hatcher (m. 1994; div. 2003) Leslie Urdang (m. 2012)
- Height6 feet 1 inches (1.85 m)
- EducationVassar College (BA) Juilliard School
- Online PresenceTwitter (14K followers)
- Children Emerson Tenney (b. November 10, 1997)
Jon Tenney is an American actor, well known for his role as a special agent Fritz Howard in TNT’s The Closer and continued in its spinoff, Major Crimes. Moreover, he has made his appearance in many movies including Tombstone (1993), Beverly Hills Cop III (1994) and Legion (2010).
Similarly, Jon has maintained an impressive net worth and earns an impressive salary from his profession. Besides, he tied the knot with Leslie Urdang, an American film producer. Moreover, Jon has a daughter, Emerson Rose Tenney from his first marriage. Let’s take a glimpse of Jon Tenney’s personal life and career.
Who is Jonathan Frederick Tenney? His Bio & Wiki
Jon Tenney is one of the famous actors in the entertainment industry. Moreover, he played Martin Jordan in the 2011 film, Green Lantern, and guest starred on sitcoms including Murphy Brown and Get Real. He was born as Jonathan Frederick Tenney on 16th December 1961, in Princeton, New Jersey, U.S. Moreover, Jon’s nationality is American and belongs to Polish and English ethnicity.
Moreover, Jon is the son of Dr. Lillian Sandra Baum, was a psychiatrist, and Frederick Haworth Tenney was a research physicist. Concerning about Tenney’s education, he holds a B.A. degree from Vassar College in 1984, where he majored in drama and philosophy. Later, he enrolled at The Juilliard School’s Drama Division as a member of Group 19 (1986–1990).
Inside of Jon Tenney’s Career
Talking about Jon Tenney’s profession, Jon made his acting debut in a touring production of Mike Nichols’ The Real Thing. Later, he started working on television, starring in a number of short-lived series including, Steven Bochco‘s Brooklyn South, Kristin Chenoweth’s sitcom, Kristin, and guest appearances on Will & Grace, Murphy Brown, Spenser: for Hire and Get Real.
Furthermore, Tenney appeared in many movies including, the villainous CEO of Benbrook Oil Company in Free Willy 2: The Adventure Home and the friend of Alex Whitman (Matthew Perry) in Fools Rush In. He also featured in small roles for some movies including, Tombstone, Beverly Hills Cop III, Nixon, Music from Another Room and in the 2009 horror movie remake of The Stepfather. Later, Jon portrayed Martin Jordan in the 2011 superhero movie, Green Lantern.
How much is Jon Tenney’s Salary & Net Worth?
As of 2019, Jon Tenney’s net worth is under review. But, we can assume that he has maintained his net worth in six-figures. Moreover, Jon has earned a lucrative amount of salary from his profession. However, the actual salary hasn’t disclosed as of now. However, he seems to be living a lavish life.
Jon Tenney’s Movies with Total Budget & It’s Box Office Collection
Jon Tenney starred in a 2010 American drama, Rabbit Hole directed by John Cameron Mitchell on December 17, 2010. Moreover, the movie has grossed $5.1 Million on the box office against the budget of $3 Million. The movie opened in 5 theaters and grossed $53,778 averaging $10,756 per theater and ranking 38th at the box office. Also, the widest release domestically for the film was 131 theaters and it ended up collecting $2,229,058 in the U.S. and $2,914,096 internationally for a total of $5,143,154.
Furthermore, Jon’s other movie, The Stepfather collected $31.1 Million with a budget of $20 Million with a release on October 16, 2009. Also, The Stepfather grossed $29.1 Million in North America and $2.1 Million in other territories. The movie opened #5 at the box office, grossing $11.6 Million in 2,734 theaters, with an average of $4,236 per theater.
Who is Jon Tenney’s Wife? His Marriage & Children
Coming up to Jon Tenney’s personal life, Jon was married to Teri Hatcher in 1994. However, their marriage didn’t last for long and Teri filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences in February 2003. According to the petition submitted in Los Angeles Superior Court, Jon and Teri have agreed to joint custody of their five-year-old daughter, Emerson Tenney (born on November 10, 1997) for her care.
After the divorce, Jon got married to the American film producer, Leslie Urdang on June 16, 2012. Moreover, the couple is enjoying their company and helps each other in every situation. Besides, Jon hasn’t faced any controversies and rumors regarding his personal life and career. Hence, Jon is living a happy married life with his wife and daughter.