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Jon Favreau Actor Height, Age, Movies, Net Worth

Last updated: May 28, 2020
Jon Favreau
  • Net Worth: $ 60,000,000
  • Quick Bio / Wiki
  • 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: Dark Brown
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown

Who Is Jon Favreau?

Jon Favreau was born on October 19, 1966 in Flushing , Queens , New York in United States. He 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.

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

Jon Favreau Movies and TV Shows

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)

Jon Favreau Wife / Affair

Marital Status: Married.
Wife: Joya Tillem
Children: They have 3 children, a son, Max, born July 25, 2001, and two daughters, Madeleine, born April 2003, and Brighton Rose, born August 2006.

  • Joya Tillem and Jon Joya Tillem (Wife) (2000-Present) He married physician Joya Tillem in 2000. They have 3 children.
  • Heather Graham Heather Graham (1995-1996) American Actress, Heather Graham and Jon dated from 1995 to 1996.

Jon Favreau Pets

Jon Favreau Memorable Quotes

  • "The irony is that the more unapologetically sexist men are in movies, the more women tend to be attracted to them in person." - Jon Favreau
  • "I've cut myself out... I've cut scenes out that I was in and that's when you realize that you've got to make the best movie you can." - Jon Favreau
  • "I've always wanted to call the shots because I would rather fail than not have a chance to figure it out on my own." - Jon Favreau
  • "I don't think I'm egotistical as much as I'm taking responsibility for what I'm putting out there." - Jon Favreau
  • "Everybody loves a hit. There is nothing as fun as making a cultural splash with a movie." - Jon Favreau
  • "I think that anything that leads to creativity and good work is good." - Jon Favreau

Jon Favreau Hobbies and Interests

Book: Anthony Bourdain’s ‘Kitchen Confidential’.

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

Jon Favreau Tattoos

  • Jon Favreau tattoo

    Temporary tattoo for a movie role.

  • Jon Favreau tattoos

    Temporary tattoo for a movie role.

Jon Favreau 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.

Jon Favreau Major Awards

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

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