Jon Favreau Bio, Height & Age

Last updated: March 29, 2021
  • Jon Favreau
    Quick Bio / Wiki
  • Net Worth: $ 100,000,000
  • Birthday: 19 Oct 1966
  • Age: 54
  • Country: United States
  • Occupation: Actor, Director, Producer, Screenwriter
  • Zodiac sign: Libra
  • Sexual orientation: Straight
  • Body Measurements
  • Height: 6.1 ft
  • Weight: 196 lb
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Personal Life
  • Birth Name: Jonathan Kolia Favreau
  • Nationality: American
  • Nickname: Favs, Johnny Hack
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Ethnicity: White. He has Russian Jewish ancestry
  • Family Details
  • Father: Charles Favreau (Special Education Teacher)
  • Mother: Madeleine Favreau (Died 1979, Elementary School Teacher)
  • Siblings: Andy Favreau (Brother)
  • Distinctive Features
    • Plump, Oval Face
    • Curly, Brown Hair
    • Bespectacled
    • Often sports a Goatee

Who is Jon Favreau?

Jon Favreau is an American Film Actor who is also a producer and director. People know him as an on-screen character for jobs and in movies like Rudy, Swingers, Extremely Bad Things, The Break-Up, Couples Retreat, and in the films series of Iron Man and The Avengers. He also directed The Lion King and The Jungle Book. He is the creator and one of the executive producers of the Star Wars television series The Mandalorian.

Short bio (Age, Parents)

Jonathan Kolia Favreau was born on October 19, 1966, to parents Charles and Madeleine in Flushing, Queens, New York, in the United States. His father holds Italian and French-Canadian ancestry, whereas his mother is of Russian Jewish descent.

Jon garnered graduation in the year 1984 from The Bronx High School of Science. Then, he attended Queens College and dropped out a few years. Afterward, he migrated to Chicago for a career in comedy. Also, he worked in Wall Street’s Bear Stearns.

How tall is Jon Favreau? (Height, Weight)

Jon Favreau has an amazing height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m). Additionally, he weighs around 90 kg. He has curly, light black hair color and dark brown eyes.

How much is Jon Favreau Net Worth?

He has become one of Hollywood’s most established directors. As of 2021, Jon Favreau net worth estimated $100 millions.

Known for movies

    Avengers Endgame
    Avengers: Endgame (2019) (executive producer)
    The Mandalorian 2019
    The Mandalorian (TV Series) (2019) (executive producer)
    The Lion King 2019
    The Lion King (2019) (producer - produced by, p.g.a.)
    Avengers Infinity War (2018)
    Avengers: Infinity War (2018) (executive producer)
    Chef 2014
    Chef (2014) (producer - produced by)
    Iron Man 3 2013
    Iron Man 3 (2013) (executive producer)
    The Avengers (2012)
    The Avengers (2012) (executive producer)
    Cowboys & Aliens 2011
    Cowboys & Aliens (2011) (executive producer)
    Iron Man 2 2010
    Iron Man 2 (2010) (executive producer)
    Iron Man (2008)
    Iron Man (2008) (executive producer)

Pets

Hobbies and Interests

Favorite Actor: Denzel Washington.
Favorite Actress: Natalie Portman.
Book: Anthony Bourdain’s ‘Kitchen Confidential’.
Favorite Movie: Saving Private Ryan.
Favorite TV Show: The Flash.
Favorite Food: Italian.

  • Jon enjoys playing on the World Poker Tour
  • Loves to read books
  • Writing

Tattoos

  • Jon Favreau tattoo

    Temporary tattoo for a movie role.

  • Jon Favreau tattoos

    Temporary tattoo for a movie role.

Facts & Trivia

  • In 2019, PETA sponsored a rescued lion named Louie to honor his decision to use computer-generated imagery to create the animals in The Lion King. Louie was taken from his mother as a cub and forced to perform in film and television productions.

  • Before making his acting debut he worked at Bear Stearns on Wall Street and after that, he also thought of becoming a New York City fireman.

  • Jon stands an impressive height of 6 feet 1 inches (185 cm tall).

  • He voiced the character Pre Vizsla, in some episodes of the animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars.

  • His mother died in 1979 of leukemia.

Major Awards

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Primetime Emmy Awards (Nominee) - 2005
Outstanding Nonfiction Series in Dinner for Five (2001)
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Visionary Award (Winner) - 2019
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Saturn Award (Nominee) - 2017
Best Director in The Jungle Book (2016)
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Saturn Award (Winner) - 2009
Best Director in Iron Man (2008)

Net Worth & Social Media

Net Worth $ 100,000,000