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Howard Hesseman

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Howard Hesseman

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First NameHoward
Last NameHesseman
Birth NameHoward Hesseman
Birth CityLebanon, Oregon
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameGeorge Henry Hesseman
Mother NameEdna Forster
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseCaroline Ducrocq
FilmographySilent Movie,The Jerk,Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment,About Schmidt,Halloween II,All About Steve,WKRP in Cincinnati,The Bob Newhart Show,Mary Hartman,Mary Hartman
EducationUniversity of Oregon
Height178 cm
Weight75 kg
Networth$5 M
Date of BirthFebruary 27,1940
Age80 years
Married DateJuly 22,1989


    Body and Relation Status of Howard Hesseman

    What is Howard Hesseman marital status ?Married
    Who is Howard Hesseman married with?Caroline Ducrocq
    When was Howard Hesseman married?1989
    What is the height of Howard Hesseman?178 cm
    What is the weight of Howard Hesseman?75 kg

    Howard Hesseman is an American actor who is widely known for his role in the television show WKRP in Cincinnati for which he was nominated two Primetime Emmy Awards. The actor also appeared in the movie Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment

    Born In Lebanon, Oregon 

    Howard Hesseman was born on 27th February 1940, in Lebanon, Oregon, United States. He belongs to white ethnicity and holds the American nationality. 

    He is the son of George Henry Hesseman and Edna Forster. He lived with both of his parents for five years and moved with his mother and a stepfather. 

    Howard completed his high school from Silverton High School in 1958. Later, he graduated from the University of Oregon.

    Nominated Two Primetime Emmy Awards For WKRP in Cincinnati

    Howard Hesseman made his television debut from The Andy Griffith Show in 1968. The actor first made his appearance from the 1971 movie Billy Jack. The actor played his major role in the television series Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman, from 1976 to 1977.

    Howard Hesseman attending the 13th Annual International Myeloma Foundation Comedy Celebration
    Howard Hesseman attending the 13th Annual International Myeloma Foundation Comedy Celebration

    SOURCE: Getty Image

    Howard gained much recognition from the television show WKRP in Cincinnati from 1978 to 1982. The actor also appeared in television show One Day at a Time from 1982 to 1984.

    The 5 feet 11 inches tall actor got his lead role for the 1985 movie Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment

    Hesseman reprised his role as Dr. Johnny Fever in the television show The New WKRP in Cincinnati from 1991 to 1993. The actor last appeared in the movie Dirty Politics in 2018.

    Has Net Worth Of $5 Million

    Howard Hesseman has earned a massive wealth from his 52 years long career. He has collected $5 million net worth, as of 2020. 

    The 80 years old actor has appeared in many commercially successful movies; here are some of them with its collection and budget.

    MovieReleased YeaBudget Box-Office
    Silent Movie1976$4.055 million$36.1 million
    The Jerk1979$4 million$100 million
    Police Academy 2:
    Their First Assignment
    1985$75 million$115 million
    About Schmidt2002$30 million$105.8 million
    Halloween II2009 $15 million$39.4 million
    All About Steve2009$15 million$40.1 million

    From all successful movies, he has collected millions of dollars from his career.

    Howard Hesseman and wife Caroline Ducrocq at the premiere of Speed
    Howard Hesseman and wife Caroline Ducrocq at the premiere of Speed

    SOURCE: Getty Image

    Howard used to live in a house with four bedrooms and four bathrooms in 3,345 sq ft home, which he sold for $3.525 million in January 2006.

    Married Three Times 

    Howard Hesseman has married thrice. At first, he tied the knot with Karen Sainstsure on 24th September 1960. His first marriage lasted for a year and got divorced in 1961.

    After his divorce, he dated Catherine Maison for some time and exchanged marriage vows on 3rd May 1965. However, his second marriage lasted more than first married but unfortunately, it ended with divorce in 1974.

    Hesseman than married actress Caroline Ducrocq on 22nd July 1989. The couple has been together since then. The actor has no kids from any of his relationships.