Jon Cryer Net Worth

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Jon Cryer net worth is
$45 Million

Jon Cryer Wiki Biography

Jonathan Niven Cryer, known simply as Jon Cryer, is a famous American film and television director, voice actor, actor, as well as a screenwriter. Jon Cryer rose to prominence in 1986, when he starred in Howard Deutch’s romantic film called “Pretty in Pink”. In addition to being highly praised for its storyline, “Pretty in Pink” produced a soundtrack which was considered to be among the best soundtracks in cinema, with such songs included as “If You Leave”, “Bring On the Dancing Horses” and “Left of Center”. Currently, Jon Cryer is one of the main stars in the sitcom called “Two and a Half Man”, which includes a cast of Charlie Sheen, Angus T. JonesMarin Hinkle and Melanie Lynskey. The show first aired on television screens in 2003, and so far has produced 12 seasons. It has been announced that the most recent 12th season, which started airing in October of 2014, would be the final season. “Two and a Half Man” managed to maintain a high average of viewership, as the first season attracted the attention of 15.31 million viewers, while the eleventh season enjoyed the attention of 10.66 million. Over the years, the show managed to win numerous Primetime Emmy Awards, People’s Choice Awards and ALMA Awards. Meanwhile, Jon Cryer has received a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series.

Jon Cryer Net Worth $45 Million

A well-known actor, how rich is Jon Cryer? According to sources, in 2013 he earned as much as $650,000 per episode of  “Two and a Half Man”, while in 2014 his monthly earnings rose to $758,000. In regards to his total wealth, Jon Cryer’s net worth is estimated to be $45 million, most of which he has accumulated due to his on screen appearances.

Jon Cryer was born in 1965 in New York, United States, where he studied at Stagedoor Manor Performing Arts Center, and also attended Bronx High School of Science. Since he had always desired to pursue a career in acting, Cryer decided to focus on his dreams, as a result of which he joined the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. Cryer soon made his acting debut in “Torch Song Trilogy” on Broadway, which was followed by his appearance in “Brighton Beach Memoirs”. For a while, Cryer starred in small roles on television, until he was noticed for his portrayal of Phil Dale in “Pretty in Pink”. Cryer’s performance brought him a lot of job opportunities. In 1991, he starred alongside Charlie Sheen, Cary Elwes and Lloyd Bridges in Jim Abrahams’ comedy spoof entitled “Hot Shots!”, which proved to be a commercial success with more than $181 million grossed at the box office. Aside from that, Cryer has also starred in such films as “Cannes Man” with Johnny Depp, “Unstable Fables: 3 Pigs and a Baby” and “The Waiter” to name a few. More recently, in 2014 he played the character of Ricky Miller in Ricky Blitt’s black comedy film called “Hit By Lightning” with Stephanie Szostak and Will Sasso.

A famous actor, Jon Cryer has an estimated net worth of $45 million.

Full NameJon Cryer
Net Worth$45 Million
Date Of BirthApril 16, 1965
Place Of BirthNew York City, New York, United States
Height5 ft 8 in (1.746 m)
ProfessionActor, Film Producer, Screenwriter, Television Director, Film director, Voice Actor
EducationStagedoor Manor Performing Arts Center, Bronx High School of Science
SpouseLisa Joyner (m. 2007), Sarah Trigger (m. 1999–2004)
ChildrenDaisy Cryer, Charlie Austin Cryer
ParentsGretchen Cryer, David Cryer
SiblingsDaniel Russell Cryer, Robin Cryer, Shelley Cryer, Rachel Britt Saul, Carolyn Elizabeth Cryer, William David Cryer
NicknamesJonathan Niven Cryer , Jon , John Cryer , Jon Niven Cryer , Jonathan Niven "Jon" Cryer
AwardsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series (2009), Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series (2012)
NominationsScreen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy Series
Movies“Pretty in Pink” (1986), “Cannes Man”, “Unstable Fables: 3 Pigs and a Baby”, “The Waiter”, "Hot Shots" (1991), "Tortured" (2008), "Shorts" (2009), “Hit By Lightning” (2014)
TV Shows“Torch Song Trilogy”, “Two and a Half Man” (2013-2014), "Husbands", "NCIS"
Two and a Half Men (2003)$550,000 /episode (2010-11)
1The right thing will happen at the right time.
2(on the difference between acting on stage and acting in movies) On the stage, you develop a character that's different from yourself. In a film, they're always saying, "Walk over here. Say this line. Be you.".
1Born on the exact same day as Martin Lawrence.
2In the 1986 movie "Pretty in Pink," Cryer played his first notable role, a character called "Ducky". In 2015-16, he played a recurring character on NCIS called Dr. Cyril Taft, opposite David McCallum's character, Dr. Donald "Ducky" Mallard. At one point in the 2016 episode "Loose Cannons," Cryer, as Taft, says "That would be just ducky, Ducky. I've been dying to say that!".
3Was considered for the role of Chandler Bing on Friends (1994) .
4Appeared, with Charlie Sheen, in a PSA for the "Wounded Warriors Project" (2009).
5He is of Dutch, English, German, Swiss-German, Scottish, and Swedish ancestry.
6Attended Junior High School 104 with Robert Downey Jr. He co-starred with him in the comedy film Due Date (2010).
7Cryer's two front teeth are fake after having lost his two front teeth while diving into the shallow end of a swimming pool.
8Received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6922 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on September 19, 2011.
9Received death threats via telephone while shooting Two and a Half Men (2003). [January 2010]
10Attended Junior High School 104 in New York City, with fellow actors Robert Downey Jr., Erica Gimpel and Kadeem Hardison.
11Daughter, Daisy, born 11 August 2009; adopted by Jon and Lisa shortly after.
12Assumed temporary custody of his son, Charlie, after Charlie's mother, Sarah Trigger, was arrested in May 2009 on felony neglect charges. Charlie's two-year-old stepbrother was found with rope and cord marks around his neck.
13Once an usher at the Equity Library Theater, where he was often mistaken for actor Matthew Broderick.
14Attended Stagedoor Manor Theatre Camp.
15Has one sister: Robin Cryer.
16(January 23, 2007) Revealed his engagement to television reporter Lisa Joyner on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992).
17He and his Two and a Half Men (2003) co-star Charlie Sheen also starred together in Hot Shots! (1991)
18Friends with Paget Brewster.
19He was asked to audition for the role of Chandler Bing on Friends (1994), while he was doing a play in London. His reading was videotaped by a British casting agent but the tape failed to arrive in the United States before the network had made its final decision.
20Son of David Cryer and Gretchen Cryer, Broadway actors.
21Attended and graduate of The Bronx High School of Science (aka Bronx Science) in 1983.
22His first child with his wife Sarah Trigger, a son Charlie Austin, was born on 27 June 2000 in Los Angeles.


Lady Dynamite2016TV SeriesJon Cryer
The Ranch2016TV SeriesBill
NCIS2015-2016TV SeriesDr. Cyril Taft
Suit Up: 50 Years of Spacewalks2015ShortNarrator (voice)
Two and a Half Men2003-2015TV SeriesAlan Harper / Sid
Hit by Lightning2014Ricky Miller
Mom2013TV SeriesCustomer
Ass Backwards2013Dean
Husbands2012TV SeriesVic Del Rey
Conan2011TV SeriesJon the Waterboy
Hannah Montana2010-2011TV SeriesKen Truscott
Due Date2010Alan Harper
Shorts2009Dad Thompson
Stay Cool2009Javier
American Dad!2006-2009TV SeriesDesk Clerk / Quacky
Weather Girl2009Charles
Tortured2008/IVideoBrian Mark
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2008TV SeriesJon Cryer
Unstable Fables: 3 Pigs & a Baby2008Richard Pig (voice)
Danny Phantom2005-2006TV SeriesFreakshow
The Metro Chase2004TV MovieMr. Stamm
Stripperella2003-2004TV SeriesDave / Clifton / Clifford
Hey Joel2003TV SeriesJoel Stein
Becker2003TV SeriesRoger
The Practice2002TV SeriesTerry Pender
Andy Richter Controls the Universe2002TV SeriesPraeger
The Trouble with Normal2000-2001TV SeriesZack Mango
Family Guy2000TV SeriesKevin
Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place1998TV SeriesJustin
Mr. Show with Bob and David1998TV SeriesDuckie
Getting Personal1998TV SeriesSam Wagner
Holy Man1998Barry
Hercules1998TV SeriesThe Winged Wolves
Went to Coney Island on a Mission from God... Be Back by Five1998Daniel
It's Good to Be King1997TV SeriesMort
Dharma & Greg1997TV SeriesBrian
Plan B1997Stuart Winer
Glam1997Jimmy Pells
The Outer Limits1996TV SeriesTrevor McPhee
Partners1995-1996TV SeriesBob
The Pompatus of Love1995Mark
Heads1994TV MovieGuy Franklin
The Waiter1993/IShortTommy Kazdan
Hot Shots!1991Jim 'Wash Out' Pfaffenbach
The Famous Teddy Z1989-1990TV SeriesTeddy Zakalokis
Penn & Teller Get Killed19893rd Frat Boy
Rap Master Ronnie: A Report Card1988TV Movie
Hiding Out1987Andrew Morenski Max Hauser
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace1987Lenny
Morgan Stewart's Coming Home1987Morgan Stewart
Amazing Stories1986TV SeriesPhil
Pretty in Pink1986Duckie
American Playhouse1985TV SeriesTeenage Herbert
O.C. and Stiggs1985Randall Schwab Jr.
No Small Affair1984Charles Cummings


Two and a Half Men2005-2013TV Series performer - 15 episodes
The 65th Annual Tony Awards2011TV Special performer: "Side By Side"
Pretty in Pink1986performer: "Love"


Two and a Half Men2007-2014TV Series 4 episodes
Mom2013TV Series 1 episode


Two and a Half Men2013TV Series story by - 1 episode
Went to Coney Island on a Mission from God... Be Back by Five1998writer
The Pompatus of Love1995written by


Went to Coney Island on a Mission from God... Be Back by Five1998producer
Getting Personal1998TV Series producer
The Pompatus of Love1995co-producer


A Day in the Life of Two and a Half Men2008Video documentary short special thanks
Burning Annie2004special thanks
Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show2014Documentary thanks
Hughes the Force2011Short thanks - as John Cryer


Original Motion Picture Soundtrack2017Documentary post-productionHimself
NCIS - Season 13: Inside Season 132016Video shortHimself
The View2014-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The Real2016TV SeriesHimself
Long Island Medium2016TV Series documentaryHimself
Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows2016TV SpecialHimself
The Soup2011-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Entertainment Tonight2006-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Two and a Half Men / Himself - Author, So That Happened
Q N' A with Mikki and Shay2015TV SeriesHimself
Extra2015TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with James Corden2015TV SeriesHimself - Author, So That Happened
The Meredith Vieira Show2015TV SeriesHimself - Author, So That Happened
The Talk2014-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Late Night with Seth Meyers2015TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2004-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Good Morning America2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2015TV SeriesHimself - Charades Partner
CBS News Sunday Morning2015TV Series documentaryHimself - Guest
Conan2011-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
CBS This Morning2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Larry King Now2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Inside Edition2014TV Series documentaryHimself
The Insider2014TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2004-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself - Top Ten List Presenter
The 67th Annual Tony Awards2013TV Movie documentaryHimself - Presenter: Best Direction of a Musical / Best Direction of a Play
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2005-2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
CBS Cares2004-2013TV SeriesHimself
Emmys Red Carpet Live2012TV MovieHimself
The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards2012TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series and Presenter: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2012TV SpecialHimself
The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards2011TV SpecialHimself - Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series / Presenter: Outstanding Writing in a Drama Series & Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
2011 Primetime Creative Arts Emmys2011TV MovieHimself - Presenter
2011 Do Something! Awards2011TV SpecialHimself
Nick News with Linda Ellerbee2011TV SeriesHimself
Lopez Tonight2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 65th Annual Tony Awards2011TV SpecialHimself - Performer
The 2011 Comedy Awards2011TV SpecialHimself
The 3 Minute Talk Show2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards2010TV SpecialHimself - Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards2010TV SpecialHimself - John Hughes Tribute
The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards2009TV SpecialHimself - Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series and Presenter: Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program
The Women of Two and a Half Men2009Video documentary shortHimself
Two and a Half Men: Growing Up Harper2009Video documentary shortHimself - Alan
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2004-2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 7th Annual TV Land Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
The 35th Annual People's Choice Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
A Day in the Life of Two and a Half Men2008Video documentary shortAlan Harper (uncredited)
The Serious Business of Writing Comedy2008Video documentary shortAlan Harper (uncredited)
The Bonnie Hunt Show2008TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards2008TV SpecialHimself
TV Guide Live at the Emmy Awards2008TV SpecialHimself
2008 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2008TV SpecialHimself
Secret's Out2008TV SeriesHimself
Two Adults, One Kid, No Grown-ups2007Video documentary shortHimself / Alan Harper
American Masters2007TV Series documentaryHimself
The 59th Primetime Emmy Awards2007TV SpecialHimself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music or Comedy Program
Race to the Emmys2007Video documentaryHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1995-2007TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 33rd Annual People's Choice Awards2007TV Special documentaryHimself
Muckraker!2006TV MovieHimself
The 58th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards2006TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
2006 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2004-2006TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Square Off2006TV SeriesHimself
The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards2005TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety Or Music Program
The Tony Danza Show2005TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Big Brother2005TV SeriesHimself
Big Brother2005TV SeriesHimself
The 59th Annual Tony Awards2005TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Best Revival of a Musical
The Big Idea with Donny Deutsch2005TV SeriesHimself
The 31st Annual People's Choice Awards2005TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards2004TV SpecialHimself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Lead Actrees in a Comedy Series
On-Air with Ryan Seacrest2004TV SeriesHimself
The 30th Annual People's Choice Awards2004TV SpecialHimself - Host
CBS at 752003TV Special documentaryHimself
I Love the '80s Strikes Back2003TV Series documentaryHimself
E! True Hollywood Story2001TV Series documentaryHimself
The Daily Show1996-1998TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Cannes Man1997Himself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien1996TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1996TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 22nd Annual People's Choice Awards1996TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Favorite Male Musical Performer
The 10th Annual American Comedy Awards1996TV SpecialHimself
MTV Spring Break: Panama City Beach1996TV MovieHimself
State of the Union: Undressed1996TV MovieHimself
1996 Clio Awards1995TV SpecialHimself - Host
The 1994 Ambbassador of Hope Awards1994TV SpecialHimself
Hot Shots: The Making of an Important Movie1991Video documentary shortHimself
The Annual National Jewish Fund Awards Dinner1989TV SpecialHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show1989TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The 5th Annual American Cinema Awards1988TV SpecialHimself
Hour Magazine1987TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with David Letterman1987TV SeriesHimself
The 58th Annual Academy Awards1986TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Best Cinematography

Archive Footage

Entertainment Tonight2014-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Author, So That Happened
Extra2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Author, So That Happened
Inside Edition2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Chelsea Lately2012-2013TV SeriesAlan Harper in 'Two and a Half Men'
E! True Hollywood Story2010TV Series documentaryHimself
Retrosexual: The 80's2004TV Mini-Series documentary

Won Awards

2012Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy SeriesTwo and a Half Men (2003)
2011Star on the Walk of FameWalk of FameTelevisionAwarded on September 19, 2011 at 6922 Hollywood Boulevard
2009Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesTwo and a Half Men (2003)
2009Future Classic AwardTV Land AwardsTwo and a Half Men (2003)
1999Gold AwardWorldFest FlagstaffLow Budget - TheatricalWent to Coney Island on a Mission from God... Be Back by Five (1998)
1998Audience AwardAustin Film FestivalWent to Coney Island on a Mission from God... Be Back by Five (1998)

Nominated Awards

2013ISAIndie Series AwardsBest Guest Appearance (Comedy)Husbands (2011)
2012ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Comedy SeriesTwo and a Half Men (2003)
2011Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesTwo and a Half Men (2003)
2010Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesTwo and a Half Men (2003)
2008Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesTwo and a Half Men (2003)
2007Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesTwo and a Half Men (2003)
2006Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesTwo and a Half Men (2003)

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