Vance DeGeneres Biography

(Actor, Musician, Producer and Comedian)

Vance DeGeneres is one of the popular American actors, comedians, musicians, film producer, and screenwriters, known for his work in television. he is mostly known for his work in The Accused (1988), Bull Durham (1988), Crazy, Stupid Love (2011), and The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013). He is married to Joanna Brooks.

Relationship Facts of Vance DeGeneres

  • Vance DeGeneres is married to Joanna Brooks.
  • Vance DeGeneres married on August 17, 2013.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 363 days 💑
  • He is father of None.
  • Vance DeGeneres is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

More about the relationship

Vance DeGeneres was dating Joanna Brooks who was an American author. They married on Aug 17, 2013, in a small ceremony at the Ojai Valley Inn & Spa. There seems a lot of love between them but they haven’t any of their children yet.

Before Joanna, he was married to Mimi DeGeneres in 1990. But they get divorced in the year 1991.

Who is Vance DeGeneres?

Vance DeGeneres is one of the popular American actor, comedian, musician, film producer and screenwriter, known for his work in television. he is mostly known for his work in The Accused (1988), Bull Durham (1988), Crazy, Stupid Love (2011), and The Incredible Burt Wonderstone (2013).

He is also more popular for being the older brother of actress/host/producer/comedian Ellen DeGeneres.

Vance DeGeneres: Age, Parents, Siblings, Education, Ethnicity

Vance was born on 2nd September 1954 in New Orleans, Louisiana, the United States. His birth sign is Virgo. The actor’s father’s name is Elliott DeGeneres. And his mother’s name is Betty DeGeneres who is an LGBT rights activist & speech therapist.

He also has a sister, Ellen DeGeneres who is one of the actress/host/producer/comedian Ellen DeGeneres, known for her TV talk show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Their parents get divorced in 1973.

After that, Ellen moved to Atlanta but Vance stayed with their father in New Orleans.

There is not much information about his education history.

Vance DeGeneres: Early, Profession life and Career

Vance DeGeneres used to work in WRNO-FM (99.5 FM) in the 1970s. And also hosted a program called New Wave New Orleans. Vance is also known as the co-creator of the popular character Mr. Hands in Walter Williams’ Mr. Bill short films.  He has performed various of the works. Working in his musical field, he co-founded the live rock band named House of Schock in the 1980s.

He uses to play Keyboard for the band, the New Orleans based band The Cold in the early ’80s. He first appears in the TV in March 2006, on an episode of American television comedy talk show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show. He there appears with the band Cowboy Mouth to perform the song The Avenue.

Vance DeGeneres
Caption: Vance DeGeneres and Ellen Degeneres (Source: Closer Weekly)

The same year, he also works as the rhythm guitarist in Cowboy Mouth. After working for some time with them he leaves it in September 2007.

The actor has also played guitar on the band’s 2007 Live DVD The Name of the Band is Cowboy Mouth.

Serving as a correspondent for the series The Daily Show he works with them from 1999 to 2001. In the series Inside Comedy, he was an executive producer from the year 2012 to 2015.

He also performs as the executive producer in the movies Crazy, Stupid, Love in 2011, and The Incredible Burt Wonderstone in 2013.

Working as the writer, he has also written episodes of the TV series Eerie, Indiana, Diagnosis Murder, Ellen, and Gary the Rat. Moreover, he plays as an actor in several TV series including Gary the Rat, The Ellen Show, The Incredible Burt Wonderstone, and others. Currently, he is running out Steve Carell’s production company named Carousel Productions developing different comedy videos.

Salary and Net Worth

Vance is one the famous personalities and is engaged in different works. So he must have good earning. His net worth is $10 million.

Vance DeGeneres: Rumors and Controversy

He has good professional and personal life for which he is not involved in any of the rumors and controversies.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Vance DeGeneres has maintained his body fit standing with a height of 5 feet and 11 inches. Likewise, his weight is 59 kg. And he has black colored hair and blue colored eyes.

Social Media 

Vance is active on social media. He has over 24.6k followers on Instagram and over 5.7k followers on Twitter. He doesn’t have his account on Facebook.


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