Quick Facts of Troy Garity

  • Full NameTroy Garity
  • Net Worth$10 Million
  • Date of Birth1973 /07 /07
  • NicknameTroy
  • Marital StatusMarried
  • BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA
  • EthnicityMixed: Irish (father), Dutch, English, Scottish, French, Italian, and remote Norwegian (mother).
  • ProfessionActor
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Eye colourDark Brown
  • Hair colourBlack
  • SpouseSimone Bent
  • Height6 feet 2 inches (1.88m)
  • EducationAmerican Academy of Dramatic Arts
  • Online PresenceInstagram
  • HoroscopeCancer

An American actor Troy Garity is known for his role in the Canadian-American drama Soldier’s Girl as Barry Winchell. For his role in the movie, Garity was nominated for a Golden Globe Awards for Best Actor in Miniseries or TV Film. Likewise, his other notable film credits include Barbershop 2: Back in Business, Gangster Squad, and Conspiracy Theory.

Garity is a married man. He got married to Simone Bent on 27th August 2007. Does the couple have children? To know in details about Garity’s professional and personal life, scroll down.

Troy Garity Bio & Wiki

Troy Garity was born on 7th July 1973, in Los Angeles California. As per his nationality, Garity is American and holds mixed ethnic of Irish (father), Dutch, English, Scottish, French, Italian, and remote Norwegian (mother).

His father Tom Hayden was a political activist, author, and politician whereas his mother Jane Fonda is an actress, writer, and political activist.

In addition, Garity is the grandson of legendary actor Henry Fonda and a nephew of actor Peter Fonda. The actor has a half-sister from his mother’s first marriage to the director and cinematographer Vanessa Vadim. He also has adopted sister Mary Williams.

Garity spent his childhood at Art Camps. At the age of 21, he moved to New York to pursue his career and to learn acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in NYC. Later he became the member of the Academy Repertory Company, performing in a number of stage productions.

Is Troy Garity Married? Who Is His Wife?

Yes, Troy Garity is a married man. He is married to Simone Bent, an actress, and activist. The couple got engaged in 2016 and after a year of their engagement on 27th August 2007, Troy and his wife Simone got married.

Troy Garity with his wife Simone Bent photo
Troy Garity with his wife Simone Bent

Their wedding ceremony was held at St. Paul’s Chapel, New York City, in front of their family and friends. Despite more than decades of their conjugal life, Troy and his spouse do not share any children yet. Furthermore, they haven’t revealed anything about welcoming a baby to their family.

The couple often makes public appearances together. Currently, the duo is enjoying their happy married life with no signs and rumors of divorce and affairs.

Troy Garity Movies & TV Series

Troy Garity has appeared in numerous films. In 1974 he made his acting debut from the film Introduced to the Enemy which tells the story of how Tom Hayden, his wife, and son traveled throughout Vietnam. Later in 1981, Garity played in the American drama film On Golden Pond as a young Boy.

Furthermore, Garity also played in the Western television film The Cherokee Kid as Bartender. Likewise, in 1997 he played in American political action thriller film Conspiracy Theory along with Mel Gibson, Julia Roberts, and Patrick Stewart. 

Photo of an actor Troy Garity
Actor Troy Garity

Troy’s other TV credits are Barbershop, Soldier’s Girl, Milwaukee, Minnesota, Barbershop 2: Back in Business, After the Sunset, Sunshine and many other. In 2016, the actor has starred in the American comedy film Barbershop: The Next Cut alongside Ice Cube, Nicki Minaj, and Anthony Anderson.

Troy Garity Awards & Nomination

For his role as Barry Winchell in Canadian-American drama Soldier’s Girl, Garity earned a Golden Globe-nomination for Best Actor in Miniseries or TV Film. Likewise, for the role, he was also nominated for Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male and Satellite Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film.

Troy Garity Net Worth

The actor Troy Garity earns a hefty sum of money from his acting career. His net worth is estimated to be around $10 Million as of 2019. To date, Garity has played in over 40 movies and TV series. Likewise, he earns an average annual salary of around $2 million.

Garity has appeared in a number of hit movies. Here is a list of movies of Garity along with its budget and box office collection:

SNMoviesBudgetBox Office
1Barbershop 2: Back in Business$30 million$66 million
2Sunshine$40 million$32 million
3Gangster Squad$60–75 million$105.2 million
4Barbershop: The Next Cut$20 million$55 Million
5On Golden Pond$15 Million$119.3 million
6Bandits$75 million$67.6 million
7Barbershop: The Next Cut$20 million$55 million
8Conspiracy Theory$80 million$137 Million
9On Golden Pond$15 million$119.3 million

With such hefty earnings, Garity seems to be living a lavish life. On the other hand, Garity is also involved in social works and is the founder of the Peace Process Network.