Old is gold, and age is just a number are two statements or rather sayings that contradict each other. It seems one takes the one that favors them or the one that works for their present situation. However, for actor Ed O’Neill, the two perfectly applies to the success of his career as an actor. Although he has been in the acting field for many decades, he is still as good as he was when he was starting out.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Ed O’Neill Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Ed O’Neill was born Edward Leonard O’Neill on the 12th of April in 1946 in Youngstown, Ohio, United States. He is the son of Edward Phillip O’Neill and Ruth Ann. His mum was a social worker and a homemaker while his father worked as a truck driver and a steel mill worker. He is an Irish American Catholic family.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Edward Leonard O’Neill|
|Age:||74 years old|
|Birth Date:||April 12, 1946|
|Birth Place:||Youngstown, Ohio, United States|
|Parents:||Edward Phillip O’Neill and Ruth Ann|
|Spouse:||Catherine Rusoff (m. 1986)|
|Children:||Sophia O’Neill, Claire O’Neill|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$75 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Ed O’Neil is currently 74 years old since he was born on 12 April 1946. Ed O’Neill currently weights 111 kg and stands 1.85 m tall. No other information is given about his body measurement.
Education, School/College University
Ed O’Neill started off his education at Ursuline High School. He was, however, later transferred to Worthington High School from where he graduated. After graduating, he was lucky enough to win a football scholarship at Ohio University, where he majored in history. Ed also attended Youngstown State University. At Youngstown, he played as a defensive lineman.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Ed is the son of Ruth Anna homemaker and a social worker and Edward Phillip, a truck driver and a steel mill worker. He is an American with a white ethnic group. He is a Christian brought up in an Irish American Catholic background. He is a Democrat and supported Barack Obama during the 2008 general elections.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Ed O’Neill is a family man and has been married to his wife Catherine Rusoff for more than two decades now. Ed and Rusoff got married in 1986. Three years down the line, they had some misunderstanding, and they parted ways in 1989. Their separation, however, didn’t last long as they sorted out their differences and got back together in 1993.
Three years after their reunion, they received their firstborn daughter Claire, and after another three years, their 2nd born daughter Sophia was born. Ed currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife and kids.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||1986|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Ed O’Neill Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Catherine Rusoff (m. 1986)|
|Kids:||Sophia O’Neill, Claire O’Neill|
Professional Life and Career
O’Neill made his first appearance on the film industry in 1979 after appearing in the Broadway play Knockout. He later made brief appearances on another small screen like; The Equalizer, Red Lobster, and Popeye Doyle. His first lead character in Fox Network’s sitcom was in 1986 on ‘Married…with Children.’ He was featured in 11 seasons of this series, and his last was in 1997.
O’Neill has appeared in several other movies and television series. Some of these include; Disorganized Crime (1989), Bone Collector (1999), Spanish Prisoner (1997), Big Apple, Twenty Good Years (2006), and Family Guy (2015) and many more.
Awards & Nominations
Ed O’Neill has been an actor for very many years. And for the years he has been in acting, he has managed to bag several accolades. Some of the awards he has received include; Innovator Award by TV Land Awards for ‘Married… with Children’ in 2009. He was also awarded Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble after appearing in Comedy Series for ‘Modern Family.’
Ed O’Neill Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
Ed is not only a gifted actor, but he is also committed to what he does. As of August 2020, his net worth is estimated to be approximately $75 million. His main source of income is from his acting career. He has been in the film industry since 1980 and has been featured in close to 50 movies.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Although Ed has been in the public limelight for many years now, he has never been caught up in a scandalous situation. He has been able to keep both his career and personal life under control.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 1,386 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 117 followers. On Instagram account, he has around 1,977 followers and doesn’t have a personal YouTube channel.
Apart from acting, Ed has also been involved in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, to which he was introduced by a friend who is also a writer and a director John Milius. He trained martial arts for a maximum of 22 years. In 2007, he received his black belt terming it the best achievement of his life.