Quick Facts of Kevin Smith
- Full NameKevin Smith
- Net Worth$25 million
- Date of Birth1970 /08 /02
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceRed Bank, New Jersey
- ProfessionDirector, Actor, Writer
- Eye colourBrown
- Hair colourBrown
- SpouseJennifer Schwalbach Smith
- Height5 feet 9 inch or 1.75 m
- Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook and Twitter
Kevin Patrick Smith a.k.a Kevin Smith is an American filmmaker, actor, comedian, comic book writer, and podcaster. He rose to prominences after starring the role of Silent Bob in 1994 low-budget comedy Clerks. Likewise, he is also a comedian and host of a very popular podcast SModcast.
Kevin is happily married and shares a daughter with his husband. Who are Kevin’s wife & Daughter? How much is Kevin’s net worth?
Who is Kevin Smith? Know his Bio & Wiki
Kevin Smith was born as Kevin Patrick Smith on August 2, 1970, in Red Bank, New Jersey, the United States of America. Smith holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. Similarly, Smith is the son of Grace Smith, a homemaker, and Donald E.Smith, a postal worker. Raised in a Catholic household, Smith grew up along with her sister Virginia Smith and an older brother Donald Smith, Jr.
Kevin attended Henry Hudson Regional High School and then he joined The New School in New York. Since his tender age, Smith is an avid hockey enthusiastic and loyal New Jersey Devils fan.
Kevin Smith’s Age & Height
Talking about Kevin Smith’s age, he is 48 years old as of 2019. Smith has a height of 5 feet 8 inch or 1.73 m tall. He has brown hair and a pair of hazel eyes. There are no other details about his body measurements and weight.
How much is Kevin Smith’ Net Worth & Salary?
Kevin Smith has a staggering net worth of $25 million as of 2019. His primary source of wealth comes from his multiple profession. On the other hand, he is an owner of Jay and Silent Bob Secret Stash, a comic book store in Red Bank, New Jersey. Besides, Kevin plays a titular role in dozens of films that raises his revenue to some extent. Although he hasn’t openly spoken about his salary, he might receive $1 million per annum.
Kevin relishes a rich and lavish lifestyle with his earnings. Currently, the actor lives $1617500 worth house in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, California which he purchased from actor Ben Affleck in January 2003. The estate of Hollywood Hills can be seen from the top of Runyon Canyon, where Los Angelinos congregate daily to enjoy a hike and some sun.
Who is Kevin Smith’s Wife & Daughter?
Kevin married his longtime girlfriend turned wife Jennifer Schwalbach Smith on April 25, 1999. The couple met while Schwalbach was interviewing him for USA Today. After dating several years, the couple decided to take their relationship into a marital relationship. The duo finally exchanged their vows in a private ceromany hall. Probably, their wedding ceremony was attended by their family, relatives and close friends.
Even after a long run of married life, the duo seems to be very happy with each other. There are no signs of their divorce and separation. Besides, Jennifer was pregnant before getting married. Calculating birth of her first baby girl who was born on June 26, 1999, she was already seven months pregnant while she got married on April 25, 1999. We can clearly see her baby bump from her wedding pictures.
The couple was blessed with a daughter Harley Quinn Smith, two months after their marriage. Harley was named after the character from the Batman comics. His daughter, Harley is an American actress who is famous for making brief childhood or teenage appearances in films Clerks II and Tusk.
Until now, Jennifer has sucessfully played the role of perfect mother and wife. That’s why her husband is head over heels in love with the gorgeous women. They live in the Hollywood Hills, a house that Kevin purchased from his longtime friend Ben Affleck in 2003. Smith often posts a picture of his blissful life, wife, and children on his social media site. He has over 1 million followers in his Instagram account.
Kevin Smith’ Relationship with actress Joey Lauren Adams
Previously, Smith dated actress Joey Lauren Adams and he announced that he wanted to marry Adams in Time magazine. However, their relationship began to grow apart after Smith spoke of staying in Los Angeles permanently and starting a life with her. Suddenly after Smith’s grandma got sick, he went back to Red Bank and stayed there, realizing that he belonged to that place.
The connection between Smith and Adams was tested by their collaboration on Chasing Amy, whose set saw a heated argument between the two. The duo broke up in June 1997.
Kevin Smith’s Health(Weight Loss)
Kevin never smoked until his debut film, Clerks, where he used the cigarettes as a prop, but did not inhale. As per Smith, he was staunch nonsmoker prior to filming Clerks. In addition, he had a practice of yo-yo dieting, being a supporter of Optifast supporter. While upon meeting his wife, Smith loosed 50 pounds(23 kg). At the time of Clerks II production, he used OptiFast to go from 319 pounds(145 kg) to 269 pounds (122 kg). He weighed in excess of 400 pounds (180 kg) in 2008.
Smith removed sugar from his diet after watching Fed Up and took up juice fasts in 2014, reducing his weight from 330 pounds (150 kg) to 240 pounds (110 kg). He suffered a heart attack which was caused by the total blockage of the left anterior descending artery. He had gone through several treatments after the attack. Kevin joined Weight Watchers and now he is a spokesperson for the brand.
Kevin Smith’s Movies
Smith stepped into his acting career since 1992. He came to limelight after appearing in low-budget comedy film Clerks, which he wrote, directed, co-produced and acted in as the role of Silent Bob. His other movies credits include Clerks, Mallrats, Chasing Amy, Dogma, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, Jersey Girl, Clerks II, Zack, and Miri Make a Porno and Jay and Silent Bob Reboot.
Similarly, Kevin has hosted other podcasts including Fatman on Batman and starred in the Live show Hollywood Babble-On. He is also renowned for having character references, plot components, and a shared canon named after Smith’s production company, View Askew Productions, known as the “View Askewniverse.”