John Hensley Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Akinwalere Olaleye
Agu 31, 2022 By Akinwalere Olaleye
Originally Published on Jun 23, 2022
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John Hensley is a highly respected movie director with several credits to his name.
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About John Hensley

John Carter Hensley is a popular American actor, director, and screenwriter who belongs to Hyden, Kentucky in the United States.

He was born on August 29, 1977. He came into public attention with his role as Matt McNamara in a series named 'Nip/Tuck'.

There is an interesting story behind him playing the part in the series 'Nip/Tuck'. When the producers for 'Nip/Tuck' approached him for the role of Matt McNamara, he believed that he is too old for the role and might not look the part, but he finally accepted the offer after much insistence from the producers.

The pilot episode for the show was first aired on July 22 in the year 2003 and needless to say that the show soon become a hit with the audience. The series continued to be aired on the FX channel for six seasons and over the years won various awards including the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Makeup for a Series, Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Prosthetic) in the year 2004.

Other important television series and movies that the actor has worked in are 'The Sopranos', 'Witchblade', 'World Poker Tour', 'CSI: Crime Scene Investigation' and several others.

John Hensley Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is John Hensley’s net worth?

His estimated net worth is around $500,000 as of the 2021 data. His net worth can be attributed to the relative success he has garnered as an actor and a director.

How much does John Hensley earn per year?

The annual earnings of John Carter Hensley are not known yet and are still under review. Being a noted actor and acclaimed director, it is safe to assume that he must be making a decent sum of money from his different ventures.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is John Hensley?

John Hensley stands at a height of 5 ft 10 in (178 cm).

How old is John Hensley?

Born in August 1977, John Hensley is 44 years old as of 2021.

Childhood And Education

John Hensley was born and raised in Hyden, Kentucky, United States, along with his sister. Although his parents got divorced, he and his sister were raised by both of their parents.

There is not much information available about his parents and sister. His parents got divorced when he was three years old. He got admitted to Fort Lewis College, Durango, Colorado, where he completed his studies. During his childhood, he used to work on a horse ranch in Wyoming.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who is John Hensley’s partner?

John Hensley has kept his personal life away from the public eyes. Hence, there is no information about the partner of the actor John Hensley.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

John Hensley has worked in a range of movies and films over the course of his career as a successful actor. His role as Matt McNamara in the drama series 'Nip/Tuck' aired in 2003. He also made his major appearance playing the role of Luke Madigan in a TV series titled 'Madigan Men'.

He made his screen debut in the Comedy Central spoof comedy series named 'Strangers With Candy' in 1999.

He also made his guest appearance in television shows like 'The Sopranos' as Eric Scatino as Davey Scatino's son. Davey Scatino was played by Robert Patrick.

His debut feature film was 'Campfire Stories' in 2001, in which he collaborated with well-known directors like Bob Cea, Andrzej Krakowski, and Jeff Mazzola. After that, in Los Angeles, he appeared in a superhero series called 'Witchblade' portraying Gabriel Bowman.

His other famous movies are 'Fifty Pills' which is a direct-to-video in 2006, 'Teeth' which is a horror-comedy in 2007, 'Restraint' which is a crime thriller in 2017, 'Shutter' which is a horror film in 2008, 'Chains' (2009), 'Peoples' (2009), 'Love, Gloria', 'Hostel: Part III' which is another horror film from 2011, 'Mall' (2014) and 'The Mentalist' which is a cop drama show of 2014. Other than this, he was also noticed in season 7 episodes of CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.

Apart from these, he has also worked in various television shows like 'Up Close With Carrie Keagan' (2008), 'Sons Of Anarchy' (2013), 'How To Get Away With Murder' (2017-18), '9-1-1' (2018), and 'The Good Doctor' (2021).

Charity Work

No details are available on the charity work undertaken by John Hensley.

What awards has John Hensley won?

It is unknown whether John has won many awards for his works during his career. The series he has acted in 'Nip/Tuck' has received a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Makeup for a Series, Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Prosthetic) and several other nominations. It has also won the Golden Globe for Best Television Series - Drama in the year 2005.

In addition, he also got nominated for OFTA Television Award in the category of Best Supporting Actor in a Drama series titled 'Nip/Tuck', released in the year 2003.

John Hensley’s Hobbies And Interests

The hobbies and interests of John Hensley are not yet not revealed by John Hensley, but the only thing disclosed by the actor is that he is very much passionate about motorcycles.

Other Interesting John Hensley Facts And Trivia

  • John Hensley's zodiac sign is Virgo.
  • The name of John's family members is not known yet to the public.
  • In the late '90s, with the support of his classmates at Fort Lewis College, John formed an improvisational comedy group.
  • In 2005, he was seen in World Poker Tour: Hollywood Home Game.

John Hensley Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

John Hensley

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178 cm

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Actor, Director, Screenwriter


Fort Lewis College

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Written by Akinwalere Olaleye

Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

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Akinwalere OlaleyeBachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

As a highly motivated, detail-oriented, and energetic individual, Olaleye's expertise lies in administrative and management operations. With extensive knowledge as an Editor and Communications Analyst, Olaleye excels in editing, writing, and media relations. Her commitment to upholding professional ethics and driving organizational growth sets her apart. She has a bachelor's degree in English Literature from the University of Benin, Edo State. 

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