John O’hurley Net Worth

John O’hurley Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

John O'Hurley net worth is
$8.5 Million

John O'Hurley Wiki Biography

John O’Hurley was born on the 9th October 1954, in Kittery, Maine USA, and is an actor, voice actor, television personality, and author, probably best known for his role as J. Peterman in the TV sitcom “Seinfeld”, and from hosting the show called “Family Feud” from 2006 to 2010. O’Hurley’s career started in 1963.

Have you ever wondered how rich John O’Hurley is, as of mid-2016? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that O’Hurley’s net worth is as high as $8.5 million, earned through his successful acting career. In addition to appearing on screen, O’Hurley has also published three books, sales of which have also improved his wealth.

John O’Hurley Net Worth $8.5 Million

John O’Hurley was born to John O’Hurley, an ear, nose, and throat surgeon, and Jean, a housewife. John has younger twin brothers, Bruce and Neal, while his older sister Carol died in 1970 due to epileptic seizures as the age of 17. He went to Kingswood-Oxford School in West Hartford, Connecticut, and later studied at Providence College, from where he graduated in 1976 with BA degree in Theatre.

O’Hurley had his television debut in the TV series “General Hospital” in 1963 in a minor role, but he waited for ten more years before appearing in “The Young and the Restless”, and later in “Loving” in 1983. In 1988, O’Hurley played Remar in the mini-series called “Something Is Out There”, and in 1989 he was cast in “Billy the Kid” starring Val Kilmer. From 1990 to 1991, John played Stephen Slade in 75 episodes of “Santa Barbara”, which only increased his net worth, before he had parts in “White Hot: The Mysterious Murder of Thelma Todd” (1991) and “Night Eyes II” (1991).

In 1992, O’Hurley appeared in “Mirror Images”, “Seduction: Three Tales from the ‘Inner Sanctum’”, and in two episodes of “Baywatch”. In the mid-90’s, John played in TV series such as “Valley of the Dolls” (1994), “A Whole New Ballgame” (1995), “Over the Top” (1997), and “Seinfeld” (1995-1998). By the end of the 1990s, he also had roles in TV movies “The Killing Secret” (1997), “Murder Live!” (1997), “Blood on Her Hands” (1998), and “Tempting Fate” (1998). O’Hurley also acted in “Life of the Party: The Pamela Harriman Story” (1998), “Three Secrets” (1998), and “Love Stinks” (1999) starring French Stewart.

With the new millennium, O’Hurley`s career began to decline, and he mainly appeared in B-production movies such as “Firetrap” (2001), “Race to Space” (2001), “Buying the Cow” (2002), “Knuckle Sandwich” (2004), and “An American Carol” (2008). He also gave his voice for the animated series “Phineas and Ferb” from 2008 to 2015, “Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated” from 2010 to 2013, and “The Looney Tunes Show” from 2011 to 2013. Most recently, he played in “Christian Mingle” (2014), “Devious Maids” (2015), “Swing Away” (2016), and “A Remarkable Life” (2016), which also increased his net worth.

John O’Hurley actually participated in the first season of the television show “Dancing with the Stars” in 2005; he and his partner Charlotte Jørgensen made it to the finals where they lost to opera star Kelly Monaco. However, after fans alleged that Monaco’s victory was a set-up, O’Hurley and Jørgensen were re-instated and won, earning $126,000, adding a significant amount to his net worth.

Regarding his personal life, John O’Hurley was married to Eva LaRue from 1992 to 1994, and later married Lisa Mesloh in August 2014, with whom he has a son. O’Hurley received the Ellis Island Medal of Honor in May 2011.

Full NameJohn O'Hurley
Net Worth$8.5 Million
Date Of BirthOctober 9, 1954
Place Of BirthKittery, Maine, United States
Height6 ft 2 in (1.892 m)
ProfessionActor, Voice Actor, TV Personality, Game Show Host, Author, Performer, Presenter, Singer, Pianist, Composer
EducationProvidence College, Kingswood-Oxford School
SpouseLisa Mesloh (m. 2004), Eva LaRue (m. 1992–1994)
ChildrenWilliam Dylan O'Hurley
ParentsJohn O'Hurley, Jean O'Hurley
SiblingsNeal O'Hurley, Carol O'Hurley, Bruce O'Hurley
NicknamesJohn George O'Hurley , Johnny-O , John Gerald O'Hurley
AlbumsPeace of Our Minds (CD, 2005), Secrets from the Lake (2008)
Movies“Firetrap” (2001), “Race to Space” (2001), “Buying the Cow” (2002), “Knuckle Sandwich” (2004), “An American Carol” (2008), “Beethoven's Christmas Adventure“ (2011), “Christian Mingle” (2014), “Devious Maids” (2015), “Swing Away” (2016), “A Remarkable Life” (20...
TV Shows“Phineas and Ferb” (2008-2015), “Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated” (2010-2013), “The Looney Tunes Show” (2011-2013),”Dancing with the Stars”, ”Secret Talents of the Stars”
1His frosted grey hair
2His unusual voice
1I've learned a lot about putting a show up in Vegas. You can't just all of a sudden put up a show here and do well. Nobody does.
2If you want to see theater you go to New York.
3I never like to think of anything from an ending point.
1Best friends with actor Bryan Cranston since their days together on the daytime soap Loving (1983). Bryan served as best man at both of John's weddings.
2Finishing the tour of "Spamalot" as King Arthur. [October 2009]
3Host, with Forbes Riley, of an infomercial for the "Red Skelton Released" DVD collection. Also appearing are Jamie Farr, Jayne Meadows, Phyllis Diller, Jill St. John, 'Daniel Van Becker' and Kip King. [January 2008]
4Playing King Arthur in the musical Spamalot in Las Vegas [April 2007]
5Host, with Forbes Riley, of an infomercial for the Honeywell "QuietClean" air purifier. [2007]
6Currently in New York on Broadway performing in the smash hit musical "Chicago" with Robin Givens (from 1/16-3/25). [January 2006]
7Release of his book, "It's Okay to Miss the Bed on the First Jump: And Other Life Lessons I Learned From Dogs". [2006]
8Release of his book, "Before Your Dog Can Eat Your Homework, First You Have to Do It". [2007]
9Competing on ABC's Dancing with the Stars (2005) with professional ballroom dancer, Charlotte Jorgensen. [June 2005]
10In his second season of hosting Family Feud (1999). [July 2007]
11Commercial endorsements for Progressive Insurance. [May 2005]
12Appeared in a PSA for the American Humane Society. [2009]
13Host of Family Feud (1999). [September 2006]
14Named new host of Family Feud (1999). [March 2006]
15He is a staunch supporter of the Republican party.
16"J. Peterman", the character O'Hurley played on Seinfeld (1989), was based on a real-life clothing entrepreneur, J. Peterman. After the series ended, John O'Hurley became an investor and co-owner of the J. Peterman Company.
17Met his wife, Lisa, through his love of golf.
18Has a son, William Dylan O'Hurley (born December 6, 2006).
19A self-taught pianist and classically-trained vocalist who has performed with symphonies, he has recently released a two-album project entitled "Peace of Our Minds", a compilation of his original piano compositions in tandem with famed cellist Marston Smith. One piece, "For Lisa", was written for John's wife, especially for their wedding day in 2004. O'Hurley has been composing since his teen years.
20A financier and investor as well, he is a principal partner for Round One Investments in Los Angeles and Heritage Capital Advisors in Atlanta, two private-equity outfits. He also holds a big chunk of a restaurant chain and is an owner of the Alaskan airline Era Aviation.
21September 2005 - Won Dancing with the Stars (2005) re-match with partner Charlotte Jorgensen, earning $126,000 for Golfers Against Cancer charity.
22Was runner-up in the ABC hit, Dancing with the Stars (2005).
23Attended Natick High School
24Older sister Carol passed away in 1970 at the age of 17 due to epileptic seizures. Now John works on behalf of the Epilepsy Foundation to find a cure.
25Collects fine wines.
26Co-owner (with J. Peterman) of the real J. Peterman Catalog. After playing J. Peterman on Seinfeld (1989), he was offered the opportunity to buy part of the company and help bring it back from bankruptcy. They turned a profit the very first year that O'Hurley was part of the company.
27Refuses to dye his frosted hair black to get younger roles.
28Education: Providence College, Providence, RI; BA in theatre.
29Hobbies: golf, tennis, carpentry and interior design.
30Was director of public relations for the American Red Cross.
31Alumnus of Kingswood-Oxford (private school) in West Hartford, Connecticut.


Gothball2015TV Mini-SeriesGothball
Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja2015TV SeriesP.J. McFlubuster
The Flintstones & WWE: Stone Age Smackdown2015VideoMr. Slate (voice)
Phineas and Ferb2008-2015TV SeriesRoger Doofenshmirtz / Additional Voices / Roger Doofenschmirtz
Christian Mingle2014Donny De Bona
Gravity Falls2014TV SeriesKnight Lilliputtian
Wallykazam!2014TV SeriesVictor the Villain
Scooby-Doo! Stage Fright2013VideoThe Great Pauldini (voice)
The Mentalist2013TV SeriesBuddy Hennings
Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated2010-2013TV SeriesSkipper Shelton / Ska Zombie / Pirate Couple
Heavy Petting with Mike Weaver2012TV SeriesChaz Talbot
Krogzilla Gets a Job2012TV Series voice
Kennigan with John O'Hurley2012ShortKennigan
Village People2012TV MoviePaul Landon
Beethoven's Christmas Adventure2011VideoMr. Rexford
All My Children2011TV SeriesKit Sterling Sterling
Pair of Kings2011TV SeriesNarrator
Retired at 352011TV SeriesDan
Big Time Rush2010TV SeriesAnnouncer
The Super Hero Squad Show2010TV SeriesGrandmaster
Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet2010Video GameGrandmaster (voice)
Wizards of Waverly Place2010TV SeriesCaptain Jim Bob Sherwood
SpongeBob SquarePants2000-2010TV SeriesKing Neptune
High School2010Drug PSA (voice)
Skeeter and the Mystery of the Lost Mosquito Treasure2009Video shortSir Sinclair M. Skeeto
An American Carol2008Silvano
The Emperor's New School2008TV SeriesEditor of Inca Teen Magazine
Higglytown Heroes2007TV SeriesFreight Train Conductor Hero / Uncle Zeke
Holidaze: The Christmas That Almost Didn't Happen2006VideoKringle (voice)
Family Guy2006Video Game voice
Hope & Faith2006TV SeriesPeter
Duck Dodgers2003-2005TV SeriesCaptain Star Johnson Star Johnson
Drake & Josh2005TV SeriesDr. Carlson
Father of the Pride2004-2005TV SeriesBlake
What's New, Scooby-Doo?2003-2005TV SeriesMayor Snipper / Beavis Bottomczek
Quintuplets2004TV SeriesBuck Reynolds
Slammed2004Derek's Dad
Come to Papa2004TV SeriesAnderson Miller
Knuckle Sandwich2004Mr. Simms
The Mullets2003-2004TV SeriesRoger Heidecker
2 Shocking 4 TV2003TV MovieHost
SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom2003Video GameKing Neptune (voice)
Stripperella2003TV SeriesSkip Withers / Fireman
Odd Job Jack2003TV SeriesDr. Renfield
The Legend of Tarzan2001-2003TV SeriesJohannes Niels / Niels
House of Mouse2002TV SeriesPhantom Blot
Kim Possible2002TV SeriesKing Wallace II / Ancient King
Tarzan & Jane2002Johannes Niels (voice)
Buying the Cow2002Tim 'Timbo' Chadway
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch2002TV SeriesProfessor Beltran
Teddy Bears' Picnic2002Earle Hansen
Race to Space2001Barnett, PR Official
Son of the Beach2001TV SeriesDr. Merlot
Firetrap2001Richard Meeks
Lloyd in Space2001TV SeriesBrock Rockman
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command2000TV SeriesKing Nova
The Weber Show2000TV SeriesMr. Bill Erlicht
Wild Grizzly2000TV MovieMayor Sam
Get Golf with the PGA Tour!2000TV SeriesHost
Hey Arnold!2000TV SeriesCouncilman Gladhand
Extraordinary World of Animals1999Host
For Your Love1999TV SeriesRoger Bakely
Mickey Mouse Works1999TV Series shortThe Phantom Blot
Love Stinks1999Walter Drooz
Three Secrets1999TV MoviePaul Holdrith
Family Guy1999TV SeriesCult Leader
Sunset Beach1999TV SeriesPete
Hercules1998TV SeriesKing Cinyras
The Lionhearts1998TV Series
Life of the Party: The Pamela Harriman Story1998TV Movie
The Angry Beavers1998TV SeriesSnooty Narrator
Seinfeld1995-1998TV SeriesJ. Peterman Peterman
Ellen1998TV SeriesAnnouncer #2
Damon1998TV SeriesWoody Woodson
Tempting Fate1998TV MovieStewart
Blood on Her Hands1998TV MovieStewart Collins
Diagnosis Murder1998TV SeriesDavid Coopersmith
Style & Substance1998TV SeriesMr. Ferber
Ghost Cop1998TV SeriesGhost from TV
The X-Files1997TV SeriesDr. Pollidori
101 Dalmatians: The Series1997TV SeriesDirector
Smart Guy1997TV SeriesHugh Sterling
Something So Right1997TV SeriesDavid
Temporarily Yours1997TV SeriesDulles Lee
Murder Live!1997TV MovieHal Damon
Men Behaving Badly1997TV SeriesJohnny on TV Show
Lost on Earth1997TV SeriesBrand Shaw
The Killing Secret1997TV MovieTed Dunleavy
Life with Roger1997TV SeriesDr. Noble
Over the Top1997TV SeriesRobert McSwain
The John Larroquette Show1996TV Series
Boy Meets World1996TV SeriesGrant / Cal
Mad About You1996TV SeriesDr. VonDerphal
Weird Science1996TV SeriesMr. President
My Son Is Innocent1996TV MovieHennessey
Coach1996TV SeriesDr. Salters
Melrose Place1996TV SeriesJohn Marshall
Ned and Stacey1996TV SeriesKyle Roberts
The Power Within1995VideoLt. Cabrell
Baywatch Nights1995TV SeriesKemp
Living Single1995TV SeriesJean Luc Gerard
Murder, She Wrote1995TV SeriesRalph Stafford
A Whole New Ballgame1995TV SeriesTad Sherman
Pig Sty1995TV SeriesRance Erik St. Damian
Platypus Man1995TV SeriesRance
Sisters1995TV SeriesPizza Guy
Baywatch1992-1994TV SeriesBill Cooper / Fred Adler
Silk Stalkings1993-1994TV SeriesDr. Scott Waverly / Dan Borson
Frasier1994TV SeriesThomas Jay Fallow
Valley of the Dolls1994TV SeriesAllen Cooper
Thunder in Paradise1994TV SeriesBryden Chubshaw
Dark Justice1992TV Series
Seduction: Three Tales from the 'Inner Sanctum'1992TV MovieGeorge
Mirror Images1992Detective Paul Manetti
Scorch1992TV SeriesHoward Gurman
Night Eyes II1991Detective Turner
Nurses1991TV SeriesDave Grady
White Hot: The Mysterious Murder of Thelma Todd1991TV MoviePat DiCicco
Santa Barbara1990-1991TV SeriesStephen Slade
Billy the Kid1989TV MovieDolan
Heartbeat1989TV SeriesJames Thompson
Something Is Out There1988TV Mini-SeriesRemar
Loving1983TV SeriesKeith Lane (1984-1986) / Jonathan Matalaine (1984-1985)
The Young and the Restless1973TV SeriesJim Grainger #2 (1989-1991)
General Hospital1963TV SeriesGreg Bennett (1992)
As the World Turns1956TV SeriesDouglas Prescott (1988)
The Edge of Night1956TV SeriesGreg Shaeffer (1983-1984)
K.C. Undercover2016TV SeriesBuck Marshall
A Remarkable Life2016Father David
Archer2016TV SeriesEllis Crane
Swing Away2016Glenn
Moonbeam City2015TV SeriesVex Mullery
Devious Maids2015TV SeriesDr. Christopher Neff


The Looney Tunes Show2013TV Series performer - 1 episode
Over the Top1997TV Series performer - 1 episode
Dangerous Love1988performer: "Does Not Compute" - as Johnny-O


Learn to Dance with John and Charlotte2006Video executive producer


Employee of the Month2006thanks


Today2013-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers Centennial Gala2016VideoHimself - Host
WGN Morning News2016TV SeriesHimself
Ace Shootout Benefitting Children's Miracle Network Hospitals2016TV MovieHimself
Celebrity Food Fight2015TV SeriesHimself
The 84th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade2015TV MovieHimself
The National Dog Show Presented by Purina2015TV SpecialHimself - Host
The Real2015TV SeriesHimself
Home & Family2012-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself - Guest Co-Host
The Meredith Vieira Show2015TV SeriesHimself
America's Cutest2014TV SeriesHimself - Host
America's Cutest Disney Side Howl-O-Ween2014TV MovieHimself - Host
Hardball with Chris Matthews2014TV SeriesHimself
Good Day L.A.2014TV SeriesHimself
54th Annual L.A. County Holiday Celebration2013TV MovieHimself
Never the Same: The Prisoner-of-War Experience2013DocumentaryColonel Curtis (voice)
Dancing with the Stars2005-2013TV SeriesHimself
Cavuto on Business2012TV SeriesHimself
The 86th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade2012TV MovieHimself
The National Dog Show Presented by Purina2012TV MovieHimself - Host
Betty White's 90th Birthday: A Tribute to America's Golden Girl2012TV SpecialHimself
The National Dog Show Presented by Purina2011TV SpecialHimself - Host
25 Most Memorable Infomercials Ever2011TV Movie documentaryHimself - Host
The Wendy Williams Show2010-2011TV SeriesHimself
Iron Chef America: The Series2011TV SeriesHimself - ICA Judge / Actor
Sidewalks Entertainment2010TV SeriesHimself
MKP Celebrity Talk2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Live with Kelly and Michael2006-2010TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Co-Host
Family Feud2006-2010TV SeriesHimself - Host
Island Summer Celebrity Sports Invitational2009TV MovieHimself
Glenn Martin DDS2009TV SeriesHimself
Hell's Kitchen2009TV SeriesHimself - Restaurant Patron
Secret Talents of the Stars2008TV SeriesHimself - Host
The Florence Henderson Show2008TV SeriesHimself
The Last Lap2007Video documentary shortHimself
Love Your Customers2007Video shortHimself
WGL Million Dollar Shootout2007TV SeriesHimself - Host
In Search of Puppy Love2007DocumentaryHimself
Jerry Seinfeld, Submarine Captain2007Video documentary shortHimself
Celebrity A-List Bloopers2007TV MovieHimself
The Insider's Guide to Winning Game Show Millions2007TV Movie documentaryNarrator
Game Show Countdown: Top 10 Hosts2007TV Movie documentaryNarrator
Seinfeld: Inside Look2005-2007TV Series documentary shortHimself
Queen of the Castle: The Elaine Benes Story2006Video documentary shortHimself
17th Annual American Century Championship2006TV Mini-SeriesHimself
My First Time2006TV SeriesHimself
Hooray for Broadway: A Springtime Celebration2006TV MovieHimself
Learn to Dance with John and Charlotte2006VideoHimself - Host
Your World w/ Neil Cavuto2006TV SeriesHimself, Actor
Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade2005TV SpecialHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1998-2005TV SeriesHimself
The Tony Danza Show2005TV SeriesHimself
Running with the Egg: Making a 'Seinfeld'2005Video documentary shortHimself
Seinfeld: Jason + Larry = George2005Video documentary shortHimself
Aleut Story2005TV Movie documentary
The Oprah Winfrey Show2005TV SeriesHimself
Dancing with the Stars (Dance Off)2005TV MovieHimself
The View2005TV SeriesHimself
30th Annual Mrs. America Pageant2005TV SpecialHimself - Host
Behind the Wings of an Emmy2005Video documentary shortHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2005TV SeriesHimself
16th Annual American Century Championship2005TV Mini-SeriesHimself
The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch2005TV SeriesHimself
Larry King Live2005TV SeriesHimself
2005 Writers Guild Awards2005TV SpecialHimself - Host
The Bench: Life Before 'Seinfeld'2004Video documentary shortHimself
I Love the '90s2004TV Series documentaryHimself
Iron Chef America: Battle of the Masters2004TV SeriesJudge (Spiny Lobster Battle)
The Great American Celebrity Spelling Bee2004TV Mini-SeriesHost
This Hour Has 22 Minutes2004TV SeriesHimself
First Annual Miss Dog Beauty Pageant2003TV SpecialHimself - Host
Pyramid2003TV SeriesHimself
Pet Star2003TV Series documentaryHimself - Celebrity Judge #1 / Himself - Judge / Himself - Celebrity Judge #3
The 55th Annual L.A. Emmys2003TV MovieHimself - Host
SoapTalk2003TV SeriesHimself
To Tell the Truth2001-2002TV SeriesHimself - Host
The Best Things in Golf1999TV Movie documentaryHimself - Host
All-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan1985TV SpecialHimself
Family Feud1985TV SeriesHimself

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Welcome to the Basement2012TV SeriesMr. Rexford
Dancing with the Stars2009TV SeriesHimself
Scenes from the Roundtable2007Video documentary shortJ. Peterman

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