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(Soap Opera Actor, Stand-up comedian)

Relationship Facts of Walt Willey

Walt Willey is married to Marie Willey.
He is father of 2 Children.
Walt Willey is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is straight.

Walt Willey is married!

Walt Willey is a married man. He is married to Marie Willey and are together for more than 30 years now. They began dating in 1993. Walt has not revealed his marriage life much and prefers to keep it secret. The couples are now parents to 2 children.

According to a few sources, Mr. Willey had 2 previous relationships. However, there is no much information about his previous relationship.


Who is Walt Willey?

Walt Willey is an American actor best known for his role as Jackson Montgomery on the soap opera All My Children from 1987-2011. Mr. Willey was awarded multiple Daytime awards for writing.

Apart from his acting career he also does host a charity fundraiser. He has also developed a children’s charity, “Willey World Endowment Fund”.

Walt Willey- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Walt Willey was born on 26 January 1951 in Ottawa, Illinois. 72 years old actor was born to an American family. However, he has not revealed his parents’ names and prefers to keep them private.

We are also unknown of his siblings. Walt has not mentioned his siblings and his childhood life.

Regarding his educational background, he completed his high school at Ottawa Township High School. He was a member of the class of 1969 at Ottawa Township. Later he enrolled at Southern Illinois University and majored in sculpture.

During his college days, he played baseball against Drake Hogestyn.

Walt Willey- Professional Life, Careers

Walt left Illinois to pursue his acting career. He moved to New York where he got his first soap opera role on Ryan’s Hope.

Before joining the cast of All My Children, he was part of numerous Off-Broadway production, which includes Dust Off with Dan Lauria and stints on Another World and Ryan’s Hope.

Later in 1981 started stand-up comedy. During this period he made headlines at famous comedy clubs such as Caroline’s Manhattan and the Comedy Store in California.

In recent days he has continued to produce community theatre in Ottawa, presenting “Arsenic and Old Lace”, “Plaza Suite”, “Harvey”, “Deathtrap”, and “Auntie Mame”.

Willey joined the soap web series Tainted Dreams in 2013, where he portrayed soap opera actor Gregory Ashford. He was also the part of Indie Soap Award-winning web series Thurton.

Walt’s new projects are The “Wild and Willey Comedy Tour” and his one-man show  “Wild Bill! An Evening with James Butler Hickok”

In 1992 he was nominated for the People’s Choice Award and was named All My Children’s “Most Valuable Player” by Soap Opera Update’s Reader Poll.

Walt Willey- Net worth, Salary

The famous Soap opera actor is one of the richest and most popular actors. His estimated net worth in 2023 is about $5 million. However, his salary and yearly income are still unknown.

Walt Willey- Rumors, Controversy

Throughout his career, Willey wasn’t part of any controversy and rumors. He focuses on his work and doesn’t want to be a part of gossip and rumors.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Walt Willey is a handsome man and has an attractive personality. He has a good dressing sense and looks well-dressed when is seen in his shows. Walt is quite tall but his exact height is still unknown. His body measurement is not available at the moment.

The Soap Opera actor has a white skin complexion and owns brown hair and blue eyes. At 72 he looks attractive and fit.

Social Media

The famous celebrity is active on social media sites. On his Twitter handle, we can see his tweets regularly. His Twitter account has about 17k followers. He is also active on Facebook and Instagram where he shares his life and daily activities.

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