Jon Bernthal Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, and Career
Jon Bernthal Net Worth 2020 – 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 Biography
He was born on September 20th, 1976 in Washington DC. He has two brothers; Nicholas Matthew and Thomas Bernthal. 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 been married to Erin Angle since September 25th, 2010. The couple has 2 sons, Henry, and Billy and a daughter, Adeline. He is the cousin of Adam Schlesinger. He lives in Ojai, California.
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.
The career of Jon Bernthal
After graduating from American Repertory Theater in 2002, Jon 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 “Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Ensemble” and “Critics’ Choice Award for Best Acting Ensemble”.
His movies Pilgrimage and Shot Caller are under post-production and he has an upcoming series The Punisher.
Jon Bernthal Net Worth
Jon Bernthal has a net worth of $8 million dollars.