J.K. Simmons Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

J. K. Simmons Biography

J. K. Simmons was born on January 9, 1955, in Grosse Pointe, Michigan, U.S. He is an American actor. His full name is Jonathan Kimble Simmons. Similarly, he is well-recognized for his performances in TV productions such as Oz, Law & Order, Generator Rex, and many more.

Age, Height, Weight & Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 66 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches and weighs around 67 KG. Additionally, he has blue eyes and gray eyes.

Relationship Status

The actor is in a long marital relationship with actress and director, Michelle Schumacher. The couple is also blessed with two children: son Joe Simmons and daughter Olivia Simmons.


Regarding his family, his father’s name is Donald William Simmons whereas his mother’s name is Patricia (née Kimble). In addition, he has a sister named Elizabeth Simmons O’Neill and a brother named David Simmons.

Education, School/College University

Addressing his educational profile, he attended Worthington High School for his high school education. He also graduated from the University of Montana with a Bachelor of Arts degree in music.


J. K. Simmons initially started his acting career appearing in the TV film Popeye Doyle (1986), and appeared in Law & Order, New York Undercover. Similarly, he starred in the role of Vernon Schillinger in the drama series Oz from 1997 to 2003 and as Dr Emil Skoda in the police drama series Law & Order from 1997 to 2004. He is also recognized for his role as Will Pope in the police procedural series The Closer from 2005 to 2012 and as Howard Silk in the sci-fi thriller series Counterpart from 2017 to 2019.

J. K. Simmons Biography

Likewise, he portrayed J Jonah Jameson in Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man trilogy from 2002 to 2007 and his other film works include, Hidalgo (2004), Postal (2007), The Way of War (2009),  Jobs (2013), Murder of a Cat (2014), Patriots Day (2016), Justice League (2017), Palm Springs (2020), among others. Moreover, his performance in the film Whiplash (2014), earned him critical acclaim and numerous accolades such as Academy Award, Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award, and BAFTA Award in the category of Best Supporting Actor.

Besides, he has provided his voice for animated productions such as Portal 2, The Legend of Korra, Gravity Falls, Kung Fu Panda, among others.

J. K. Simmons’ Social Media

He is not available on any social media.

J. K. Simmons’ Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about J. K. Simmons.

Net Worth

What is the earning of J. K. Simmons? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2021? He has accumulated a huge amount of net worth of $ 20 million, which he has earned from his successful acting career.


  • Full Name: Jonathan Kimble Simmons
  • Profession: Actor
  • Age: 66
  • Date of Birth: January 9, 1955
  • Birth Place: Grosse Pointe, Michigan, U.S.
  • Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 5 feet 11 inches
  • Weight: 67 KG
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Gray
  • School: Worthington High School
  • College/University: e University of Montana
  • Father: Donald William Simmons
  • Mother: Patricia (née Kimble)
  • Sibling: Elizabeth Simmons O’Neill (Sister), David Simmons (Brother)
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 20 million
  • Source of Income: Acting