|Celebrated Name:||John Schneider|
|Real Name/Full Name:||John Richard Schneider|
|Age:||61 years old|
|Birth Date:||April 8, 1960|
|Birth Place:||Mount Kisco, New York, United States|
|Height:||6 feet 3 inches|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Tawny Little (m. 1983- div. 1986), Elly Castle (m. 1993 – div. 2019), Alicia Allain (m. 2019)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Leah, Chason, and Karis)|
|Is John Schneider Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||American actor and singer|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$2 million|
|Last Updated:||May 2021|
John Schneider is an American actor, filmmaker, and country musician. He becomes popular after starring in The Dukes of Hazzard, Smallville, and The Haves and The Have Nots in many more. As a singer, he released several songs that reach the top of the Billboard country singles charts that include Country Girls, and You’re the Last Thing I Needed Tonight.
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Early Life & Biography
Born on 8th April of the year 1960, in Mount Kisco, New York, John Schneider was the youngest member of the family. He is the son of John ‘Jack’ Schneider III and Shirley Conklin. His father worked in U.S. Air Force. He has an older brother named Robert, who was also an artist. His other older brother died when he was not born. John and his mother moved to Atlanta when he was 14 years old.
A born entertainer, John Schneider started appearing on the magic shows and performances at the age of eight. While re-creating the scape act of legendry Harry Houdini, John got into trouble as he chained up himself and tossed into a swimming pool. John attended North Spring High School in Sandy Springs.
John Schneider got married three times. At first, he married former Miss America Tawny Elaine Godin in the year 1983. But the marriage does not last long, and the couple got divorced in the year 1986. Later, he married his second wife, Elly Castle on 11 July 1993. Castle filed her divorce in December 2014, but it was confirmed in 2019.
The couple had one daughter Karis and two children from Castle’s first marriage named Leah and Chasen. John has been in a relationship with Alicia Allain since 2015. Alicia is the owner and producing partner of Maven Entertainment. The couple got married in the year 2019 and currently living a happy married life.
Failing to pay the alimony to his ex-wife Elvira Castle, John was sentenced for three days jail and has to do the 240 hours of community services and need to pay the debt to Elvia; otherwise, he would face five years of imprisonment. John stated that he had a hard financial time and spent all his money on repairing of his studio.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on April 8, 1960, John Schneider is 61 years old as of today’s date 5th May 2021. His height is 6 feet, 3 inches tall, and his weight is 85 kg.
John Schneider landed the role of Bo Duke, at the age of 17 on the comedy series The Dukes of Hazzard. He worked in the series along with his co-stars Tom Wopat, Catherine Bach, and James Best. The series ran for several seasons, and the audience and his fans praised his role.
In the year 2001, he played the role of Jonathan Kent, who is the adoptive father of Clark Kent on the series Smallville. John’s character died after 100 episodes of the series. John also made some guest appearances on miniseries 10.5, Hee Haw, Walker, Texas Ranger, and Touched by an Angel and many others. John also owns and operated the John Schneider Studios where he produces and writes the independent films.
Apart from the actor, John is also a successful singer. As a country musician, John has released lots of singles. His debut studio album ‘It’s Now or Never’ was released in the year 1981. The album reached number 37 on the Billboard 200, and on the Country Albums chart, it peaked on number 8. He also released lots of hit and popular singles that include You’re the Last Thing I Needed Tonight, What’s a Memory Like You, Country Girls, and many more.
Awards & Achievements
John Schneider was a successful country singer during the 1980s as he produces more than eighteen singles and ten albums that reached the top spots on the Billboard Country Singles chart. He achieves several achievements as a successful actor and singer.
Net Worth & Salary of John Schneider in 2021
As of May 2021, John Schneider has an estimated net worth of around $2 million that he earns through a successful acting career. He is also a good singer and earns a good fortune via his stage performances and singing skills. John also operates John Schneider Studios that helps to increase his net worth.
John Schneider is a popular American actor and singer. He is known for his appearance in several movies and TV shows. Apart from his acting career, John is also active as a singer from the early 1980s. He released lots of studio albums, singles, and several hit packages that make him famous in different parts of the world. John has become involved in animal advocacy.