Jon Cryer Net Worth, Height, Age, Wiki, Bio, Wife


Jonathan Niven Cryer (born April 16, 1965) is an American actor known for his Emmy Award-winning role as Alan Harper on the sitcom Two and a Half Men (2003–2015). He also appeared in films like Pretty in Pink, Hot Shots! and Superman IV.

Jon Cryer on the show


Full NameJonathan Niven Cryer
Also Known AsJon Cryer
Profession(s)Actor, Director, Screenwriter
Date of BirthApril 16, 1965
Age57 years old (As of 2023)
Place of BirthNew York City, New York, United States
Zodiac SignAries
Ancestry & HeritageEnglish, Scottish, Dutch, German, French

Physical Stats

Height5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
Weight75 kg or 165 lbs
Body MeasurementsChest – 40 Inches
Waist – 34 Inches
Biceps – 14 Inches
Eye ColourBlue
Hair ColourBlonde
Jon Cryer saying hello to the fans

Family & Relationships

ParentsDonald David Cryer (Actor and Singer), Gretchen Cryer (Lyricist and Playwright)
SiblingsRobin Cryer (Sister)
AffairsSarah Trigger, Julianne Phillips
Partner/SpouseLisa Joyner (m. 2007–div. 2011), Sarah Trigger (m. 1999–div. 2004)
ChildrenDaisy Cryer (with Lisa Joyner), Charlie Cryer (with Sarah Trigger)

Education & Early Life

SchoolingBronx High School of Science, New York
Higher EducationStagedoor Manor Performing Arts Training Center
Early LifeBorn in New York City in 1965. Parents were Broadway performers. Began acting at age 12 in theater.
Early InfluencesParents instilled a love of performing arts from an early age. Enamored by comedy and sitcoms as a teen.
Jon Cryer suppporting the strike


DebutCryer made his film debut in the 1984 romantic comedy No Small Affair. His breakout role came in 1986 with Pretty in Pink.
Significant WorksPretty in Pink, Superman IV, Hot Shots!, Two and a Half Men
Awards & NominationsTwo Primetime Emmy Awards for Two and a Half Men, One Hollywood Walk of Fame star
FilmographyPretty in Pink, Dudes, Hiding Out, Hot Shots!, Superman IV, Two and a Half Men
Voice WorkFamily Guy, American Dad!, Robot Chicken
Music VideosCryer has not appeared in any music videos.
Tours & Live ShowsIn 1989, Cryer performed live comedy at the London Palladium.
CollaborationsCryer has not had significant creative collaborations outside of acting.
DocumentariesAppeared in TV documentary The Real Charlie Harper (2013).

Net Worth & Assets

Net Worth$50 million
PropertiesSold mansion in Los Angeles for $6.5 million in 2018. Owns $2 million ranch home in LA.
Business VenturesCo-wrote and produced indie film Went to Coney Island on a Mission from God… Be Back by Five (1998)
InvestmentsCryer has invested in tech startups but keeps finances mostly private.
Jon Cryer with Saturn Awards

Trivia & Miscellaneous

Hobbies & InterestsPlaying piano, writing music, playing tennis
ControversiesArrested in 1987 for drunk driving. Fired original Two and a Half Men co-star Charlie Sheen in 2011.
Philanthropy & ActivismSupports charities like Make-A-Wish Foundation, The Arthritis Foundation.
Public ImageKnown as a likeable TV personality. Praised for comedic acting talent.
Personal ChallengesDiagnosed with celiac disease in 2009 which he manages carefully.
Notable InterviewsLate Show with David Letterman, Inside the Actors Studio
Publications & BooksReleased memoir “So That Happened” in 2015.
Personal AnecdotesMet Demi Moore when cast in No Small Affair. She helped him get Pretty in Pink role.
Quotes“Life is difficult and complicated and beyond anyone’s total control.”

Social Media & Online Presence

Instagram Handle@mrjcryer
Twitter Handle@MrJonCryer
Facebook HandleJonCryerOfficial

Legacy & Influence

Cultural ReferencesHis Two and a Half Men character is part of pop culture. Impersonated in TV and film.
Achievements Outside Primary ProfessionDirector, screenwriter, producer on indie film and theater projects.
MentorshipAs Two and a Half Men producer, Cryer mentored younger sitcom actors.
LegacyCryer has a lasting comedic legacy for playing Alan Harper on the hit sitcom Two and a Half Men for over a decade.