With an impressive acting career that has seen to several awards and nominations, Michael Weatherly in every way fit perfectly as one of the finest talents Hollywood has ever produced. He is the current face of the CBS show, Bull. Over the years, he has picked up a few movie roles and played well in all o them. In the pursuit of his acting career, he delved into movie directing and production and equally did well in that regard. Read on to find out all the spectacular facts there is to know about him.
Michael Weatherly – Biography (Age)
The NCIS actor joined the population of the earth on the 8th day of July 1968. Although Michael Weatherly was born in New York City, he spent his formative years in Fairfield, Connecticut. His parents are Michael Manning Weatherly Sr. and Patricia O’Hara. Also, there are no details stipulating that the actor is the only son of his parents or if he has other siblings. He is an American of Irish ancestry.
As regarding the details of his education, Michael Weatherly first attended an all-boys private school; Fairfield Country Day School before transferring to Brooks School, Massachusetts. Shortly after the completion of his high school studies, he proceeded to Boston University, later enrolled at American University before enrolling at Menlo College. Michael’s inconsistency with his academics was the reason for his numerous transfers. He later gave up on his college education decided to pursue an acting career.
He began auditioning for several movie roles while working by the side as a music artist. Music wise, Michael Weatherly is skilled as an instrumentalist, he plays the guitar, piano and has also trained his vocals.
While trying to pick the best fit for himself careerwise, he bagged his first acting role on the show, The Cosby Show. There, he played as the roommate of one of the main characters, Theo Huxtable. Though his role on the show was quite brief, it landed him another acting gig in Seinfeld. Then, he appeared in the mind-blowing movie, The City and Loving.
At the rate at which these smaller roles paid off, Michael Weatherly decided to move to the City of Los Angeles with the intent of pursuing acting fully. There, he proved his acting prowess with a lead role in the movie Significant Others starring alongside Jennifer Garner. Unfortunately, the drama series was cut short after six episodes.
Micheal’s next work on movie roles was in the show, Charmed. He starred in the first season of the show as a Warlock. Also, while working on the show, the actor subsequently bagged a few roles in different movies like Meet Wally Sparks, Gun Shy, Cabin By The Lake, The Mystery Of Natalie Wood, The Last Days Of Disco, and Trigger Happy.
For his incredible performances in the movie Dark Angel, Michael Weatherly was nominated for the Saturn Awards and a teen choice award. He subsequently made appearances in JAG.
Michael, he wasn’t satisfied with his job as an actor, so he subsequently delved into movie directing and production. He made his directorial debut in an episode of NCIS series. Because his first directing job with the crew was perfect, he subsequently gained the permanent role as the series director. After directing the series for 13 seasons, in 2016, Michael Weatherly announced his departure from NCIS. About a few months later, he announced that he would be making an appearance in the CBS show, Bull.
Family – Wife, and Kids
When it comes to marriage, love, and divorce, Michael has experienced these three spheres of life and has learned his lessons. He was once married to Amelia Heinle and was close to tying the knots with Jessica Alba.
His marriage with Amelia Heinle happened sometime in February 1995 but they subsequently called it off in 1997. Also, the two played different characters in the movie, The City and Loving together.
While playing a role in Dark Angel, Michael fell in love with Jessica Alba. The two kick-started a relationship that eventually led to an engagement in 2001. Sadly, their relationship has become a thing of the past after they called it off in 2003.
Currently, Michael Weatherly shares two beautiful children with the woman he married in September 2009, Dr. Bojana Jankovic. Details of how the love birds met and how long they dated are nowhere near the records The couple has neither faced any controversy nor shown any signs of marital turbulence.
Michael Weatherly’s Net Worth
With a show (Bull) that gives him $175,000 for each of its episodes, it is unarguably that Michael Weatherly’s career has blossomed through the years. Also, for his role in the NCIS series, reports have claimed that the actor pocketed a huge sum of money. He has a few properties that have helped with the summing of his total financial value to be placed at $25 million.
Michael Weatherly stands at 6 feet 2 inches and carries a balanced weight of 86 Kg. In his acting career, he some times play the role of a loverboy because of his striking appearance. It is believed that he measures 44-34-16 Inches for his chest, waist, and Biceps.