About Jennifer O'Neill
Jennifer O’Neill is a Brazilian- American actress, model, activist, horse trainer, and author.
She was born on February 20, 1948, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She has worked in various critically acclaimed T.V. series and films.
Jennifer O'Neill Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits
What is Jennifer O'Neill’s net worth?
O’Neill has an approximate net worth of $10 million.
How much does Jennifer O'Neill earn per year?
O’Neill earns around $1 million per year from her work.
Height, Age & Physical Attributes
How tall is Jennifer O'Neill?
The actress has a height of 5 ft 8 in (173 cm).
How old is Jennifer O'Neill?
Jennifer O’Neill is 74 years old as of 2022.
Childhood And Education
Jennifer O’Neill was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She and her brother were raised in New Rochelle, New York, and Wilton, Connecticut. The Ford modeling agency discovered her in the '60s.
The actress studied at Dalton School in Manhattan and also appeared in Vogue, Cosmopolitan and Seventeen when she was only 15. She also participated in and won horse race competitions, and during one such event, she suffered an accident that broke her neck and back in three places. She dropped out of the Professional Children’s School when she was 17 to marry her first husband, Dean, an IBM executive.
Jennifer was born to Oscar D’ O’Neill, of Brazilian descent of Portuguese, Spanish and Irish, and Irene Freda O’Neill, an English. She has an older brother Michael. She is currently married to Mervin Sidney Louque Jr since 1996. She also has three children from different fathers- Aimee Rossiter, Reis Michael Lederer, and Cooper Alan.
Family, Romance, And Relationships
Who is Jennifer O'Neill’s partner?
O’Neill married nine times to eight husbands and has three children. She married Dean Rossiter (1965- 1971 divorced, one child), Joseph Koster (1972- 1974 divorced), Nick De Noia (1975- 1976 divorced), Jeff Barry (1978- 1979 divorced), John Lederer (1979- 1983 divorced, one child), Richard Alan Brown (1986- 1989 divorced, one child, remarried 1993- 1996 divorced), Neil L. Bonin (1992- 1993 annulled) and Mervin Sidney Louque Jr. (1996- present).
Career And Professional Highlights
Best Known For…
Apart from a successful modeling career, she has also had a movie career.
Jennifer O’Neill has worked in films such as ‘For Love Of Ivy’ as Sandy (1968), ‘Some Kind Of A Nut’ as the beauty (1969), ‘Rio Lobo’ as Shasta Delaney (1970), ‘Summer of ‘42’ as Dorothy and ‘Such Good Friends’ as Miranda (1971).
Jennifer featured many other films like; 'Some Kind Of A Nut', 'Rio Lobo', 'The Corporate Ladder', 'Time Changer', and many more.
Jennifer O’Neill has also appeared in television shows and movies such as ‘Love’s Savage Fury’ as Laurel Taggart (1979), ‘The Other Victim’ as Nancy Langford (1981), ‘Bare Essence’ as Lady Bobbi Rowan (1983), ‘Cover Up’ as Danielle Reynolds (1984- 85), ‘A.D.’ as Messalina, ‘Chase’ as Sandy Albright (1985) and ‘Perry Mason: The Case Of The Shooting Star’ as Alison Carr (1986).
The books by Jennifer that have been published include ‘Surviving Myself’, ‘From Fallen To Forgiven’, ‘You’re Not Alone: Healing Through God’s Grace After Abortion’, ‘Remarkable Women’, ‘A Fall Together’, ‘A Winter of Wonders’, and ‘A Late Spring Frost’ and ‘Faith Lessons’.
O’Neill donates to the needy by organizing charity galas. She founded Hope and Healing at Hillenglade in 2010. It offers time away in the country to active armed forces, veterans, first responders, and their families to enjoy the therapeutic wonder of horses.
Other Interesting Jennifer O'Neill Facts And Trivia
- O’Neill accidentally shot herself in the abdomen in 1982, and it was said that she did not know much about guns.
- The Vogue model O’Neill wrote her first autobiography, ‘Surviving Myself’, when her children prompted her to do so.
- The Brazilian model and actress O'Neill also starred in popular television series like 'Silver Strand' and 'On Music Row'.
- The model has Pisces for a Sunsign.
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