One of the most versatile actors, Jon Heder is best known for appearing in the movie ‘Napolean Dynamite’. He has also starred in many other films including ‘Mama’s Boy’, ‘Walt Before Mickey’, ‘The Benchwarmers’, ‘Blades of Glory’, ‘When In Rome’, and ‘School for Scoundrels’. He has also appeared in television as well as in the web. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Jon Heder in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Jonathan Joseph Heder is the son of a practising physician, Dr James Heder. His mother is Helen Brammer, who gave birth to him in 1977 along with his twin brother Dan. They were born in Colorado’s Fort Collin. He has got four other siblings. He is the nephew of Vai Sikahema. He is of Swedish descent and grew up in Salem, Oregon.
In 1996, he graduated from South Salem High School. He has also been to Walker Middle School. Following that, he went to Brigham Young University and earned his bachelor’s degree in 2002. In college, he was seen in the short film called ‘Peluca’. In 2005, he received the Student Emmy for his work in ‘Pet Shop’.
In 2002, John Heder got married to Kirsten Bales. They married after meeting each other at Brigham Young University. The couple has four children including Evan Jane, Philip, and Timothy. He has been faithful to his wife for a long time and no other relationship is known about him. He loves Scouting and is an Eagle Scout. He is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints’ member.
Career, Award & Nominations
In 2000, John Heder was seen in the short film, ‘The Wrong Brother’. He then appeared in the short films, ‘Funky Town’ and ‘Peluca’. In 2004, he acted in the movie ‘Napolean Dynamite’. The role made him win many awards like Teen Choice Award and MTV Movie Award. The following year, he acted in ‘Just Like Heaven’ which gave him another Teen Choice Award nomination. In 2006, the actor starred in ‘The Benchwarmers’ which earned him three nominations for the Teen Choice Awards.
He has also acted in the 2007 film, ‘Blades of Glory’. He has appeared in many other movies like ‘Killing Winston Jones’, ‘Mama’s Boy’, ‘When In Rome’, ‘Moving McAllister’, ‘Walt Before Mickey’, ‘Ghost Team’, and ‘Tiger Hunter’. He has also voiced in the films ‘A Mouse Tale’, ‘Bling’, ‘My Dad Is Scrooge’, ‘Pororo, The Racing Adventure’, and ‘Legend of Kung Fu Rabbit’.
After guest appearing in many television series, John Heder voiced in the television series, ‘Napoleon Dynamite’ in 2012. In 2015, he voiced in ‘Star vs. the Forces of Evil’. From 2015 to 2018, he voiced in ‘Pickle and Peanut’. His television credits include ‘Motive’, ‘Ben 10: Universe’, ‘Clarence’, ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’, and ‘The Legend of Korra’. He has twice been nominated for the Behind the Voice Television Award.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much money will a person have who has acted in many movies in his career? By successfully appearing in films as well as voicing in television series, the actor has amassed a net worth of $20 million. The award-winning actor has also voiced in two video games. He has appeared in the web series ‘Woke Up Dead’, ‘Fact Checkers Unit’, ‘Dead Grandma’, and ‘Critical Role’. In 2012, he was the producer of the short film called ‘Drained’.
An actor who is known for his deep voice, Jon Heder had a wonderful career in television and movies. He is still young and active in his career. He has got many fans and continues to win awards. We expect him to do even better in the future.