Best known for his roles as Jake Styles on TV's Jake and the Fatman, Joe Penny has become a brand of acting excellence.
In 1993, he also became a proud recipient of the Aftonbladet TV Prize, Sweden, for his Best Foreign TV Personality.
How Much Is Joe Penny's Net Worth?
Joe Penny gathers his net worth of $500 thousand from his acting career. He has also starred in TV series, which helped him summon a decent amount of fortunes.
He did various odd jobs in his early life, including washing postal trucks, crew foreman, and dishwasher.
He has made around 80 credits in his acting career, including movies and TV shows like The Twilight Zone, Mattock, Riptide, Archie Bunker's Place, etc.
Joe Penny started his career in acting by acting on Forever Fernwood in 1977, starring with a minor role in the movie. He also made the guest appearance in many films, including Touched By An Angel, T.J Hooker, Matt Houston, Lou Grant, Jane Doe: Till Death Do Us Part, and others.
He co-starred in the series- Jane Doe on the Hallmark Channel with Lea Thompson in 2005.
Early in 2015, he joined the cast of Days Of Our Lives as Ava’s father, Martino Vitali. In the movie, he goes to Salem and his friend, Kate, to check up on his daughter, Ava, hospitalized.
Similarly, he faces a threat from Bo, who believes his role behind Ava's drug addiction and the death of Pop. The movie also shows the romantic involvement of Penny (Martino) with Kate.
Besides that, he created a YouTube Channel under his name, Joe Penny, on 23 September 2015, where he uploads several videos and his acting liabilities.
Joe's Married Life; Does Joe Have Children With Wife?
Joe is reportedly married to Cindy M. Penny, and the duo tied the knot in 2004. They dated for a long time before sharing wedding vows in an intimate wedding ceremony in the presence of a few friends and family members.
Joe keeps information relating to his wife low-key. However, his then-girlfriend, Cindy, did accompany him in the premiere of Winter People at the Cineplex Odeon Cinema in Century City, California, on 13 April 1989.
Although they relish their married life, there is no information about their kids, if they have any. But, thanks to his inactive social media presence, he has successfully kept his personal life away from the media`s radar.
Joe Penny And His Wife Cindy M. Penny on 13 April 1989 (Photo: Getty Images)
Although they relish their married life, they are yet to have children in their family.
Short Bio And Family
Born in 1956, the 62-year-old actor celebrates his birthday on June 24. His birth name is Joseph Edward Penny Jr. He was born in England and held American nationality. His birth sign is Cancer. He stands at the height of 1.83 meters (6 feet) and weighs 86 kg.
Joe was born as the son of an American father and an Italian mother in England. His parents got divorced when he was six years old. After separating his parents, his mother raised him in Georgia, and later, Penny moved to California with his mom. He has seven siblings; one brother and six sisters. Also, he has three half-siblings from his father's next relationship respectively.
After Penny moved to California with his mom, he pursued his education from Marina High School in Huntington Beach. However, he was never interested in his academic sector; instead, he enrolled himself in extra-curricular activities, including football and basketball, and drama.