Jeff Perry Net Worth 2023: Bio, Age, Wiki, Wife, Income (Updated)

What is Jeff Perry’s net worth? (Recent Reports)

Net Worth $5 million
BornAugust 16, 1955
Age68 years old
BirthplaceHighland Park, Illinois, United States
Last updated2023

Jeff Perry is an American actor on stage, on television, and in movies. As of 2023, his net worth of Perry is $5 million

He is known for his role as Richard Katimski in the teen drama My So-Called Life and Thatcher Grey in the medical long-running drama series Grey’s Anatomy.

He also appears as Cyrus Beene on the political drama series Scandal, all for ABC, and as Inspector Harvey Leek on the CBS crime drama Nash Bridges.


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Jeff Perry Biography/ Wikipedia/ Wiki

Real NameJeff Perry
Date of Birth August 16, 1955
Age68 years old
Gender Male
Horoscope Leo
Occupation Actor
Height 5 feet 10 inches
Weight 74kg
Marital StatusMarried
WifeLinda Lowy
Net worth $5 million

How Was Jeff Perry’s Early Life And Education?

Jeff Perry was born in Highland Park, Illinois on August 16, 1955. His father taught at the local school called Highland Park High School. 

Perry attended Illinois State University and graduated in 1978. In 2011, Perry also received an honorary doctorate from Illinois State University in respect of his remarkable contributions to the field of theatre.

How Did Jeff Perry Build His Successful Career?

Jeff Perry is a co-founder of the Steppenwolf Theater Company in Chicago. He and his schoolmates started the company at Highland Park High School; it has since grown into a notable national theater company.

Perry is an executive artistic director alongside Kinney and Sinise.

After spending nearly 20 years with Steppenwolf, Perry moved to Los Angeles in 1987 to pursue a career in film.

Perry perhaps is most known as San Francisco PD inspector Harvey Leek on the drama series Nash Bridges. He played a superior to Kevin Bacon’s detective in the thriller Wild Things (1998).

His many film credits include The Human Stain (2003), Hard Promises (1991), and The Grifters (1990).

In shows, he had appearances on My So-Called Life (1994), The West Wing (2003), The Practice (2003), Lost (2005), and Cold Case (2006).

He appeared on several episodes of Grey’s Anatomy (2005) as Meredith Grey’s father, Thatcher Grey. He played Terrence Steadman in the acclaimed TV show Prison Break.

Perry also has been in a lot of stage productions. He starred in the play August: Osage County on Broadway. In 2012, he appeared Off-Broadway playing Christopher in Tribes by Nina Raine.

From 2012 to 2018, Perry played Cyrus Beene in ABC drama series Scandal.

In 2015, Perry performed alongside his daughter Zoe Perry in the drama Anna Christie at the Odyssey Theater Ensemble in Los Angeles.

Jeff Perry Personal life 

Perry married actress Laurie Metcalf in 1983. They had a child, actress Zoe Perry, together in 1983, but they subsequently divorced after three years of marriage. 

In 1989, he married Linda Lowy with whom he has a daughter, Leah Perry. Linda is the casting director of Grey’s Anatomy.

How Does Jeff Perry Make Money?

The major sources through which he makes money are:

  • Earnings from film roles
  • Earnings from working on television shows
  • Earnings from his theatre company

Jeff Perry Quotes

“Most actors will tell you this – I don’t really know how to connect, empathize with, or make worthy of any revelation a character that doesn’t have love in there somewhere, that doesn’t have an idealism or an empathy in there somewhere.”

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“I’ve been blessed. Starting with Steppenwolf Theatre and onward, learning from wonderful actors and getting to play with wonderful actors.”

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Jeff Perry’s Career highlights

  • Received Drama Desk Award for outstanding ensemble performance, in 1985, for the movie Balm in Gilead.

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Jeff has achieved fame whether it be on the Stage, on Television, or in Films. Starting his own theater company at a very young age shows how his vision was always clear and he achieved what he set out to do.

Even with the success he did not stop and went on to develop his acting skills and became a renowned actor.

As per recent reports, the net worth of Jeff Perry is $5 million…!


Frequently Asked Questions About Jeff Perry

Here are a few questions that are asked time and time again about Jeff Perry‘s career, family, and early life… 

What is Jeff Perry’s role on Nash Bridges?

Jeff Perry plays the San Francisco Police Department inspector Harvey Leek on the CBS police drama series Nash Bridges.

Where did Jeff Perry go to college?

Jeff Perry attended Illinois State University and graduated in 1978, also later in 2011 he was awarded an honorary doctorate from Illinois State University for contributions to the field of theater.

When did Jeff Perry receive the Drama Desk Award?

Jeff Perry was awarded the Drama Desk Award for outstanding ensemble performance in 1985. He received the award for the movie Balm in Gilead.

Is Jeff Perry related to actress Zoe Perry?

Jeff Perry is indeed related to Zoe Perry. Jeff and his ex-wife, actress Laurie Metcalf are the parents of Zoe Perry.

What is Jeff Perry’s marital status? 

Jeff Perry is married to Linda Lowy. The couple got married in 1989 and they have a daughter together named Leah.

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