Jon Favreau Personal Details Weight ,Height ,Life & more

On October 19, 1966, in Queens, New York, actor Jon Favreau was born. In addition to being an actor and director, he is a member of the Walt Disney Company’s creative team.

As the director of such films as Iron Man in 2008, Iron Man 2 in 2010 and many others, he has made a name for himself in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. As a filmmaker, he’s responsible for such works as The Lion King and The Jungle Book.

Tim Windows, Mike Myers, and Horatio Sanz were some of the people Jon Favreau worked with at Chicago’s Improv Olympic. In addition to Vicious Circle and Batman Forever, Jon’s first film was Hoffa.

It was in 2014 when Jon  made a comeback to a smaller scale of filmmaking. Several advertisements and feature films have had Favreau as the star.

Jon Favreau Personal Details

Information Detail
Full Name Jonathan Kolia Favreau
Nationality American
Height 6’1″
Weight 98
Age At the age of 55
Birth Place Flushing, New York City, United States
Spouses Joya Tillem (m. 2000)
Date of Birth 19 October 1966
Mother Madeleine Favreau
Father Father
Famous Actor
Universities In 2003, I attended the Holy Cross College
State New Yorkers
Net Worth $100 million

Net Worth

The Marvel Cinematic Universe is the brainchild of Jon Favreau. He’s the highest-grossing director in the history of the movie industry. His films have raked in well over a billion dollars worldwide. Jon Favreau has a fortune in excess of $100 million.

Childhood and Adolescence

He was born on October 19, 1966 in Queens, New York as Jonathan Kolia Favreau. Both of his parents, Madeleine and Charles Favreau, worked in the education field. His father was of Italian, French, and Canadian origin, while his mother was Russian.

It was in 1984 that Favreau graduated from The Bronx High School of Science. After a few years at Queens College, he finally dropped out. He later relocated to Chicago, where he began performing in improvisational theatre, to further his career as an actor.

Jon Favreau Personal Details

Career

In 1993, he made his film debut in ‘Rudy,’ a biographical sports film. It was about Daniel Ruetigger, an American motivational speaker and footballer, who overcame many challenges to play football for Notre Dame. The film was a hit both commercially and critically.

Several films followed, including Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle (1994), Very Bad Things (1998), and Love & Sex (2000). (2000). In 2001, he directed ‘Made’. He co-produced and starred in the picture. Despite its monetary failure, the picture received great reviews from reviewers.

 

He directed the 2003 Christmas comedy ‘Elf’. A Santa Claus elf discovers his true human origins and travels to New York to meet his biological father. The film was a commercial smash hit. It’s also one of the best Christmas movies ever made. In the same year, he appeared in the superhero blockbuster ‘Daredevil’.

He directed ‘Mathura: A Space Adventure’ in 2005. Though a commercial flop, the picture received favorable reviews. In 2012, he had supporting roles in ‘The Break-up’ and ‘Open Season’. He also had a role in ‘My Name is Earl’.

In 2008, he directed and co-produced ‘Iron Man,’ based on the Marvel Comics character. The movie was a great hit. It was also praised by critics and earned awards. In 2010, he directed ‘Iron Man 2′, a tremendous hit sequel to ‘Iron Man’. It was also nominated for Best Visual Effects.

 

Jon Favreau directed ‘Cowboys & Aliens’ in 2011. In the film, three people from various backgrounds join forces to defend mankind abducted by aliens. The movie was a hit. In the following year, he appeared in films like ‘Identity Thief’ and ‘Jon Carter’.

In 2013, he co-produced ‘Iron Man 3′. He had a little role in the picture. The picture made over $1 billion. He starred in the comic drama ‘Chef’ the following year. The movie made approximately four times its budget.

‘Entourage’ (2015), ‘Term Life’ (2016), and ‘Spiderman: Homecoming’ (2017). ‘The Jungle Book’, which won an Oscar in 2016. Based on Walt Disney’s renowned film of the same name. The film was a commercial smash hit and won an Oscar for Best Visual Effects.

Personal Life

During the month of November 2000, Jon wed Joya Tillem. Her professional title is “doctor.” The couple has three children: a son named Max, a daughter named Madeleine, and a granddaughter named Brighton.

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