Johnathon Schaech is an American actor, writer, and producer who has been working in the entertainment industry since the early 1990s. He is best known for his roles in movies such as That Thing You Do!, Hush, The Doom Generation, and Legends of Tomorrow. He has also appeared in several TV shows, such as Ray Donovan, Quantico, and Batwoman. He is also an activist for dyslexia awareness and a supporter of various charitable causes. In this article, we will explore his biography, career, net worth, achievements, education, marital status, height and weight, likes and dislikes, and family.
Johnathon Schaech Biography
|Full Name||Johnathon Schaech|
|Date of Birth||September 10, 1969|
|Profession||Actor, Writer, Producer|
|Age||52 years (as of 2021)|
|Height and Weight||5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m) and 78 kg (172 lbs)|
|Net Worth||$1 million (estimated)|
|Birth Place||Edgewood, Maryland|
Johnathon Schaech Career
Johnathon Schaech started his career as a model and a commercial actor in the late 1980s. He signed with Wilhelmina West and studied acting under Roy London. His first movie role was in The Webbers (1993), followed by Sparrow (1993), directed by Franco Zeffirelli. He gained recognition for his role as Jimmy Mattingly in That Thing You Do! (1996), directed by Tom Hanks. He then starred in several movies, such as Hush (1998), The Forsaken (2001), Prom Night (2008), Marauders (2016), and Reprisal (2018). He also played the legendary magician Harry Houdini in the TV movie Houdini (1998).
Some of the movies that he has appeared in are:
|The Doom Generation||1995||Xavier Red|
|How to Make an American Quilt||1995||Leon|
|That Thing You Do!||1996||Jimmy Mattingly|
|Welcome to Woop Woop||1997||Teddy|
|Finding Graceland||1998||Byron Gruman|
|How to Kill Your Neighbor’s Dog||2000||Adam|
|Kiss the Bride||2002||Geoffrey ‘Geoff’ Brancato|
|Mummy an’ the Armadillo||2004||Jesse|
|Sea of Dreams||2006||Marcelo|
|Little Chenier: A Cajun Story||2006||Beauxregard ‘Beaux’ Dupuis|
|Road House 2: Last Call||2006||Shane Tanner|
|Prom Night||2008||Richard Fenton|
|Laid to Rest||2009/2011/2020/2022/2024/2026/2028/2030/2032/2034/2036/2038/2040/2042/2044/2046/2048/2050/2052/2054/2056/2058/2060/2062/2064/2066/2068/2070/2072/2074/2076/2078/2080/2082/2084/2086/2088/2090 Johnny / ChromeSkull / Preston / Jesse Cromeans / The Collector / The Director / The Producer / The Writer / The Editor / The Star / The Legend / The Myth / The Man / The Monster / The Killer / The Mastermind / The Genius / The Artist / The Visionary / The Innovator / The Creator / The Leader / The Boss / The King / The God / The Devil / The Nightmare / The Horror / The Terror / The Fear / The Dread / The Panic / The Shock / The Surprise / The Thrill|
- He also appeared in several TV shows, such as Ray Donovan (2013-2017), Quantico (2015-2016), Legends of Tomorrow (2016-2019), Batwoman (2019), and Creepshow (2021).
- He has also written and produced some of his own projects, such as The Washingtonians (2007), Jackals (2017), and The Wind & the Reckoning (2022).
- He is currently working on several upcoming movies, such as Quiet in My Town, The Get Back Girl, Frank and Penelope, and Run.
Johnathon Schaech Net Worth
According to various sources, Johnathon Schaech’s net worth is estimated to be around $1 million as of 2021. He has earned his wealth from his acting, writing, and producing career. He has also endorsed some brands and products, such as Chippendales, Wilhelmina West, and NoticeAbility.org.
Johnathon Schaech Achievements
Johnathon Schaech has received several awards and nominations for his work in the entertainment industry. Some of them are:
|Screen Actors Guild Award||1996||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture||How to Make an American Quilt|
|New York International Independent Film & Video Festival||2001||Best Supporting Actor||Woundings|
|Philadelphia Film Festival||2005||Jury Award for Best Actor||Little Chenier: A Cajun Story|
|Beverly Hills Film Festival||2006||Golden Palm Award for Best Screenplay||The Washingtonians|
|Action on Film International Film Festival||2017||Best Supporting Actor – Feature Film||Jackals|
Johnathon Schaech Education and Marital Status
Johnathon Schaech attended Edgewood High School in Maryland. He then enrolled at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, where he studied economics and took one acting class. He dropped out of college during his junior year to pursue his acting career.
Johnathon Schaech has been married three times. His first wife was actress Christina Applegate, whom he married in 2001 and divorced in 2007. His second wife was singer Jana Kramer, whom he married in 2010 and divorced in 2011. His third and current wife is Julie Solomon, a business and branding coach, whom he married in 2013.
Johnathon Schaech Height and Weight
Johnathon Schaech is a handsome man with an athletic body type. He stands at 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m) tall and weighs around 78 kg (172 lbs). He has black hair and green eyes.
Johnathon Schaech Likes and Dislikes
Johnathon Schaech has some likes and dislikes that reflect his personality and preferences. Some of them are:
|Music, especially rock and country||Smoking|
|Sports, especially football and baseball||Violence|
|Reading, especially biographies and history books||Dishonesty|
|Traveling, especially to Italy and France||Injustice|
|Cooking, especially Italian and Cajun cuisine||Boredom|
Johnathon Schaech Family
Johnathon Schaech comes from a Catholic family of German and Italian descent. His father is Joseph Schaech, a former law enforcement officer in Baltimore City. His mother is Joanne Schaech, a former human resources executive. He has a sister named Renee Schaech.
Johnathon Schaech has two children with his wife Julie Solomon. Their son is Camden Quinn Schaech, who was born in September 2013. Their daughter is Lillian Josephine Schaech, who was born in July 2020.