Ed O'Neill
Ed O’Neill

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.

Quick Biography

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.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Edward Leonard O’Neill
Age: 76 years old
Birth Date: April 12, 1946
Birth Place: Youngstown, Ohio, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: Christianity
Parents: Edward Phillip O’Neill and Ruth Ann
Spouse: Catherine Rusoff (m. 1986)
Children: Sophia O’Neill, Claire O’Neill
Height: 1.85 m
Weight: 111 kg
Profession: Actor
Net Worth in 2022: $75 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Ed O’Neil is currently 76 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 With Wife Catherine Rusoff
Ed O’Neill With Wife Catherine Rusoff

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.

Relationship Statistics

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 2022

Ed O'Neill Net Worth
Ed O’Neill Net Worth

Ed is not only a gifted actor, but he is also committed to what he does. As of August 2022, 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.


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