Jason Mewes is a famous American actor, film producer, and internet radio personality. Jay Mewes is renowned for enacting Jay, in his friend, Kevin Smith’s movie ‘Jay and Silent Bob.’ Continue reading to find the estimated net worth of Jason Mewes as of 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Jason Mewes (Jason Edward Mewes) was born on 12th June 1974 in Highlands in New Jersey in the US. His ethnicity is Polish. He was raised in a working-class neighborhood. Jason never knew his father. Jason’s mother was a drug addict and ex-con. Often, his mother checked into hotels and stole television sets that she later sold. Also, she stole people’s mail to get money. After she was diagnosed with AIDS, Jason’s mother died in 2002.
Jason Mewes attended Henry Hudson Regional High School. There, he met and became friends with Kevin Smith who later became a filmmaker. Kevin Smith was fond of Jason Mewes. Kevin Smith cast Jason Mewes in his advertisement series, movies and more. Thus, Kevin Smith helped Jason Mewes to build his career as an actor and producer.
Jason Mewes and Jordan Monsanto are married, and they have one child named Logan Lee.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Initially, Jason Mewes was working as a professional roofing worker. Kevin Smith cast Jason Mewes in his movie 1994s ‘Clerk’. This was Jason’s first experience in acting for the big screen. After that, Jason Mewes enacted in the following movies ‘Chasing Amy’, ‘Clerks II,’ ‘Dogma,’ ‘Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back,’ and ‘Mallrats.’
Janson Mewes and Kevin Smith appeared in movies like ‘Bottoms Up’ and ‘Scream 3’. Also, Jason Mewes enacted a series of NIKE commercials directed by Kevin Smith (1998). Jason appeared in Canadian television series ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’ and ‘Todd and the Book of Pure Evil.’ Jason enacted in the horror movie ‘Breath of Hate.’ Also, Jason Mewes was in Kevin Smith’s ‘Zack and Miri Make a Porno.’
Net Worth & Earnings:
As of now, the net worth of Jason Mewes is $6.5 million. Most of his fortune comes from his enacting in movies like ‘Scream 3’ and ‘Bottoms Up.’ According to his assets dated July 2018, the value of Jason Mewes’ website (jmewes.com) is worth $2,500. As per his earnings as of November 2016, the sales of the video ‘Yoga Hosers as a Rogue Cop and the film producer’ was worth $186,370. During the first week, the sales of video game ‘Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare’ where he lent his voice sold approx. 1,905,764 copies sold that was worth $2,480,000. As of June 2016, global box office sale of the following movies was worth $2,340,000. These included enacting Mike Hanover in movie ‘Vigilante Diaries,’ Kit’s voice in movie ‘Bling,’ Rogue Cop and the film’s producer in ‘Yoga Hosers.’
Since the early 20s, Jason Mewes abused substances and became addicted to heroin. In 1997, Jason Mewes was put into rehab for the first time. Again, he had to return for six months when police caught him with heroin in 1999. Jason Mewes stays with Kevin Smith. Jason began the podcast that keeps him away from drug abuse.