Jon Bernthal is an American actor best known for his role as Shane Walsh on the AMC television series The Walking Dead. He is married to Erin Angle. The couple together has three children.
More about the relationship
Jon Bernthal is a married man for a long time. His wife is Erin Angle who is a trauma nurse. The couple dated each other for several years before their marriage. Their love affair turned into marriage on 25 September 2010.
Jon became a father for the first time in August 2011. The couple together has three children, two sons and a daughter named Henry Bernthal, Billy Bernthal, and Adeline Bernthal.
This couple has been together for seven years now and there is no sign of divorce at all.
Currently, he resides in Venice, California with his family. There are no other records of his past relationships.
Jon Bernthal is an American actor best known for his role as Shane Walsh on the AMC television series The Walking Dead.
He is also known for his role as Brad Bodnick in the 2013 blockbuster movie The Wolf of Wall Street.
Jon portrayed Joe Teague in Mob City and Frank Castle in the Netflix series Daredevil. He is the first live-action actor to portray Frank Castle/The Punisher who was born after the character was created.
Jon Bernthal: Age, Parents, Ethnicity
Jon Bernthal was born on September 20, 1976, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. As of 2021, he is 45 years old. He is an American by nationality and is of Ashkenazi Jewish ethnicity.
His birth name is Jonathan Edward Bernthal. He is the son of Joan Lurie(mother) and Eric Lawrence(mother). His father Eric, is a lawyer. His paternal grandfather Murray Bernthal was a musician and producer.
He has two brothers named Nicholas and Thomas. He grew up in Washington with his family.
Jon completed his school education in his native place. Later, he enrolled at Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs and graduated with a BA degree.
After college graduation, he enrolled at Harvard University’s Institute for Advanced Theater Training and graduated from the American Repertory Theater with a Master of Fine Arts in 2002.
He also studied at The School of Moscow Art Theater in Russia.
Jon Bernthal: Professional Life, Career
After graduating from American Repertory Theater in 2002, Jon Bernthal began his professional acting career with the theater company, Fovea Floods. Jon performed in over 30 plays regionally and Off-Broadway. He made his screen debut with a guest role in Boston Legal.
He made his big-screen debut playing Manny in Mary/Mary in 2002. His performance as Donnie Pitron in Bar Starz (2008) was appreciated by the audience and he began getting bigger roles in movies and TV films.
Jon appeared in several minor roles in television films at the start of his career. He booked his first regular role on a television series with the sitcom The Class (2006-2007).
He completed 12 episodes playing Raymond Gardener in Eastwick (2009-2010). Jon played Shane Walsh in The Walking Dead (2010-2012) for which he won Scream Award for Breakout Performance Male in 2011.
Furthermore, his role Brad Bodnick in The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) earned him several award nominations including the “Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Ensemble” and the “Critics’ Choice Award for Best Acting Ensemble”.
His other movies are Pilgrimage and Shot Caller and he was also seen in a series The Punisher.
Jon Bernthal: Salary, Net Worth
Throughout his successful career, he has accumulated a net worth of 10 million dollars as per 2022’s data, but his salary is unknown.