Cheryl Howard Bio

(Actress, Writer)

Relationship Statistics of Cheryl Howard

What is Cheryl Howard marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Cheryl Howard get married ? (married date):June 07, 1975
How many children does Cheryl Howard have ? (name):Four(Bryce Dallas, Jocelyn Carlyle, Paige, and Reed Cross)
Is Cheryl Howard having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Cheryl Howard lesbian ?: No
Who is Cheryl Howard husband ? (name): View Couple ComparisonRon Howard
Ron Howard

More about the relationship

Cheryl Howard is a married woman. She married her longtime boyfriend, Ron Howard.

The couple first met in John Burroughs High School in Burbank, California. The high-school sweethearts exchanged wedding vows on June 7, 1975.

They have now been married for around 44 years.

The couple has four children together, daughter Bryce Dallas(born March 2, 1981), twin daughters, Jocelyn Carlyle and Paige(born February 5, 1985), and son, Reed Cross(born 1987).

Both Bryce and Paige are now actresses.

Cheryl is now a grandmother. Her daughter, Bryce has two children, Beatrice Jean Howard-Gabel who was born in 2012 and Theodore Norman Howard-Gabel who was born in 2007.

Who is Cheryl Howard?

Cheryl Howard is an American actress and writer well-known for appearing in the movies, ‘A Beautiful Mind’ and ‘Splash’. Moreover, she is also popular for writing ‘In the Face of Jinn: A Novel’.

She is also famous as the wife of the Academy Award-winning director Ron Howard and the mother of the well-known actresses, Bryce Dallas and Paige Howard.

Cheryl Howard: Age, Parents, Family, Siblings, Ethnicity, Childhood

Cheryl Howard was born as Cheryl Gay Alley on December 23, 1953, in Glendale, California, the USA. As of 2020, her age is 66.

She was born to parents, Charles Alley(father) and Vivian Schmid(mother). Her father, Charles was an amateur astronomer, chemical and aerospace engineer, and marksman.

She also has two sisters. She was inspired by her father and was interested in traveling and adventures from her childhood days growing up watching his adventures. Her father was the first Caucasian to climb the top of Mt. Fujiyama during winter.

Her ethnicity is Scandanavian.

Educational Background

Talking about her educational background, she graduated from the California State University at Northridge and with a B.A. degree in Psychology. In addition to this, she also has obtained a Masters of Fine Arts degree in screenwriting.

Cheryl Howard: Professional Life, Career

Acting Career

Cheryl started her acting career with an uncredited role of a reporter in a brown hat in the debut film of her husband, ‘Grand Theft Auto’ which was released in 1977.

In the 80s, she appeared in three films of her husband which were all hits in the box-office. She appeared in the comedy movie, ‘Night Shift’ (1982), the fantasy film, ‘Willow’ (1988) and the fantasy romantic comedy, ‘Splash’ (1984). Similarly, in the 90s, she featured in two more films directed by her husband, ‘Ransom’ (1996) and ‘Edtv’ (1999).

Furthermore, in 2001, she appeared on ‘A Beautiful Mind,’ which is a four Academy Award-winning film. The film was directed by her husband and starred Russell Crowe in the leading role.

In the 2000s, she performed an uncredited role in ‘The Da Vinci Code’ (2006) and performed the role of a scientist in its sequel, ‘Angels & Demons’ (2009).

Writing Career, Traveling

She started her writing career ‘In the Face of Jinn: A Novel’ which was published on April 1, 2005. Other books written by her include ‘Grandma, Tell Me a Story: Children’s Devotional Stories from the Farm.’ and ‘Heart & Desire’.

Howard is also interested in traveling. She has traveled to different countries being fascinated by the diversity of different cultures and races.

Some of the countries she has traveled include Australia, Argentina, Mexico, Uruguay, Egypt, India, New Zealand, Afghanistan, Pakistan, and many European countries.

In 1996-1997, she visited Central Asia which inspired her to write, ‘In the Face of Jinn: A Novel’.

Cheryl Howard: Net Worth

According to some notable online sources, the actress has an estimated net worth of around $83 million. Also, her husband has an estimated net worth of around $160 million.

Howard has not revealed her salary. However, the average salary of an American actress is around $90k and the average salary of around $61k.

Rumors and Controversies

She has not been a part of any controversial incidents or rumors.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

She has blonde hair with blue eyes. She weighs around 60 kg. However, she has not revealed her height and other body measurements.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

She is not active on social media sites including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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