Jeffrey Donovan is a popular American TV actor. He is known for his role in TV series like Burn Notice, Fargo, and many more. Jeffrey has also acted in several films like Hitch, Believe in Me, Come Early Morning just to name a few. Here are the complete details about career, biography, and net worth of Jeffrey Donovan in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Jeffrey was born on 11th May 1968 in Massachusetts. He was raised by her mother alongside with two brothers. He joined Amesbury High School where he met his teacher Patricia Hoyt. She was instrumental in helping him build up with acting career. He went on to attend Bridgewater State College and moved on to the University of Massachusetts Amherst. During his university days, he became a commercial bus driver to earn money for studying and living.
Jeffrey had a relationship with Moon Bloodgood who is also an American actress. She was eight years younger to him, and their relationship caught media attention in 2009. Within a year, the couple broke up, and a year later, he started dating Michelle Woods. He got married to Michelle in 2012 when she was pregnant, and within four months of their marriage, the couple had a daughter.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Jeffrey ran a drama club, and he used to get offers for various guest roles. Even though the roles were short-lived, he made his mark. His debut leading role was in the TV series Touching Evil in 2004. Then he played the leading role in the popular TV series Burn Notice for a period of 7 years which established him permanently. The series lasted for seven seasons from 2007 to 2014.
In 2015, Jeffrey had a leading role in Fargo. He also had a soft corner for theater acting. Throughout his career, he made time for theater performances. He has played several short roles in over 20 movies, and still getting roles in a few.
Jeffrey had a breakout in 2003 when he won Best Support Actor award in Method Fest Independent Film Festival. He was nominated twice in Teen Choice Awards for Best Action. As far as his personal achievement goes, he won the black belt in Shotokan Karate during his college days.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much net worth do you expect for an actor who worked in a TV series for seven straight seasons? Well, he has a net worth over $13.5 million. The primary source of his income has been in roles in TV series, and especially Burn Notice where he was the lead actor for seven consecutive series. Apart from that, he acted in several movies and performed in several theaters.
Jeffrey has done various philanthropic works, and he is one of the most loved personalities among TV actors to date. He has just celebrated with the 50th birthday, and he has given up his TV acting career. He is more into theater acting now, and open for small roles in movies.