Stuart Pankin Biography

(Actor, Author)

Pankin is renowned Commander Edward Plank in the movie Zenon: Z3.

More about the relationship

Stuart Pankin is married to Joy Pankin. Joy is an actress. They married in 1974.

Together, they have a son, Andy Pankin.

Stuart follows the principle of altruistic. He is often spotted trying to raise funds for those who are suffering from medical conditions like Brain Tumor and Alzheimer’s.

Relationship Facts of Stuart Pankin

  • Stuart Pankin is married to Joy Pankin.
  • He is father of One (Andy Pankin).
  • Stuart Pankin is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Stuart Pankin?

Stuart Pankin is an award-winning actor. Pankin is renowned Commander Edward Plank in the movie Zenon: Z3.

Later, in 2019, he appeared as Jim in the movie, American Christmas

Stuart Pankin- Birth Age, Family

Stuart Pankin was born on the 8th of April 1946 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is of British-Irish ancestry.

Pankin’s Education

He attended Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania.  In 1961, he completed his education at Columbia University, New York City with Honors in Fine Arts. Apart from that, he earned a Master’s degree in Theatre from the same University. During his university days, he was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Stuart Pankin- Career


In 1974, he started his career with the TV movie, Free to Be… You & Me as a Man in the Maternity Ward. Later, he appeared in the comedy TV movie, The San Pedro Bums as Stuf. To date, he has been a part of more than two dozen TV movies. Some of his TV movies along with the year and character name are-

YearTV MoviesCharacter
1980Valentine Magic on Love IslandHarvey
1987A Different AffairRobert
1995Down, Out & Dangerous Calvin Burrows
2007An Accidental Christmas Saul
2012A Christmas Wedding Date Santa Sam

Apart from the TV movies, he is famous for his TV series. To this day, he has been associated with about 84 TV Series.  Some of his TV series include 1978-1980 Barney Miller, 1981- The Wonderful World of Phillip Malley, 1985- Fame, 1984-1987 The New Mike Hammer, 1991- Shannon’s Deal, 1997- The Angry Beavers, 2001- The Hughleys, and 2015- Girls Meets World.


Stuart Pankin
Caption: Stuart Pankin (Source: Pinterest)

Two years after his TV career, he debuted through the comedy movie, Next Stop, Greenwich Village. After the movie, he appeared in numerous movies in character roles. Some of his films along with the year and character names are-

1976Scavenger HuntDuane
1989Second SightPreston Pickett
1997Honey, We Shrunk OurselvesGordon Szalinski
2002Now You KnowMr. Victim

In 2003, he started appearing in short films. His first short film is 2003- Misadventures in 3D. Some of his short films include 2008- A Woman in the West, 2014- Fat Zombie, and Conjuring Orson.

Last, in  2017, he featured in the short film, Anywhere, U.S.A.

Apart from his TV series and movies, he is the author of the book, 1998- CRUCIBLE. 

Pankin’s Awards, Nomination

-1987, CableACE Awards for actor in a comedy series.

-1989, 1984, 1983, CableACE Awards for actor in a comedy series.

Stuart Pankin- Net Worth, Salary

He has an estimated net worth of $5 million US as of 2022. His salary as an actor is in the range of $19k-$210k US.

Box Office Collections

Some of his movies’ box office collections along with the year is

YearMoviesBox Office Collection(USD)
1976Next Stop, Greenwich Village1.06m
1984Irreconcilable Differences12m
1991Mannequin Two: On the Move3.8m
2002Now You Know351.7m

Body Stats

He has grey eyes with black hair. His height is 5 feet and 7 inches and weighs 87kg.

Stuart Pankin- Facebook, Twitter

He has 185 followers on Twitter and 1k followers on Facebook.

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