Nancy McKeon Net Worth

Nancy McKeon Net Worth 2024: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Nancy Justine McKeon net worth is
$6 Million

Nancy Justine McKeon Wiki Biography

Nancy Justine McKeon was born on 4 April 1966, in Westbury, New York USA, to parents Don and Barbara McKeon. She is an actress, producer and director, perhaps best known for her role of Jo Polniaczek in the popular long-running series “The Facts of Life”.

So just how rich is Nancy McKeon? According to sources, McKeon has acquired a net worth of over $6 million, as of early 2016. She has established her wealth during her successful acting career, which includes a number of television shows and movies.

Nancy McKeon Net Worth $6 Million

McKeon started her career as a two-year-old baby, modeling clothes for the Sears catalog. She went on to appear in dozens of commercials, along with her brother, actor Phillip McKeon. During her childhood years, she made several guest appearances, such as in the soap operas “Another World” in 1964 and the 1976 “The Secret Storm”. When her brother scored a leading role in the 1976 hit television series “Alice”, the family moved to Los Angeles, California. McKeon took several guest roles, such as in the series “Starsky and Hutch” and “The Love Boat”. In 1978 she appeared in a groundbreaking television film “Question of Love”, and two years later she took the role of a detective’s daughter in the series “Stone”. As her talent became recognized, her career was boosted and her net worth started to rise.

In 1980, the producers of the 1979 hit series “The Facts of Life” offered her the role of a tomboy named Jo Polniaczek, during the show’s second season; this was McKeon’s breakthrough role. The series portrayed the lives of a group of girls attending an elite boarding school, and proved very popular and significantly contributed to McKeon’s wealth. She starred in the series until its 1988 cancellation, being one of the longest-running shows, lasting for almost a decade.

In the meantime, McKeon also took several television movie roles. These include her role in the 1983 “High School U.S.A.”, and the 1985 “Poison Ivy”. In her next two telefilms, the 1987 “Strange Voices” and the 1986 “Firefighter”, beside acting, McKeon also served as a producer. She had found great success in TV movies, and went on to take the lead role in the 1989 “A Cry for Help: The Tracy Thurman Story” as a wife paralyzed by her husband’s physical attack. Her performance was highly praised and considerably added to her net worth.

McKeon made her feature film debut with the 1992 “Where the Day Takes You”. In 1995 she took the role in the series “Can’t Hurry Love”, and starred in the film “The Wrong Woman” the same year. In 1999 she wrote, produced and directed the short film, “A Wakening”, which won the 2000 Audience Award for Best Short Drama and Crystal Palm Award for Best Short Film. McKeon then starred in and was also the director of the police drama “The Division”, which ran on the Lifetime Network from 2001 to 2004.

After the series was cancelled in 2004, the actress made several show guest appearances, such as in the series “Without a Trace”. She then appeared in the 2009 Demi Lovato series “Sonny With a Chance”, playing the titular character’s mother.

Aside from her acting, McKeon has also provided the voice for various animated characters, such as the 1980 “Scruffy”.

McKeon has been nominated for various awards, and won the 1983 Young Artist Award for Best Young Actress in a Comedy Series for her role in “The Facts of Life” and Best Young Actress in a Television Special for her performance in the movie “Please Don’t Hit Me, Mom”.

As for her personal life, McKeon has beem married to Marc Andrus since 2003. The couple has two daughters together, and reside in Austin, Texas.

Full NameNancy McKeon
Net Worth$6 Million
Date Of BirthApril 4, 1966
Place Of BirthWestbury, New York, U.S.
Height5' 6" (1.68 m)
ProfessionActress, Director, Producer
SpouseMarc Andrus (m. 2003-)
ChildrenAurora Andrus, Harlow Andrus
ParentsDon and Barbara McKeon
SiblingsPhilip McKeon
AwardsYpoung Artist Awards (1983), Prism Awards (2003,2004), Marco Island Film Festival Audience Award and Crystal Palm Award (2000)
NominationsYoung Artist Award for Best Young Comedienne - Motion Picture or Television, TV Land "When Bad Teens Go Good" Award, PRISM Award for Performance in a Drama Series Multi Episode Storyline, PRISM Award for Performance in a Drama Series
Movies“The Facts of Life” (1979-1988), "The Wrong Woman" (1995), "Just Write" (1997), "ABC Weekend Special"
TV Shows"Alice", "The Secret Storm", "Another World", "The Division" (2001-2004), "A Cry for Help: The Tracey Thurman Story" (1989)
1[on Facts of Life] We went through puberty on camera. The audience saw us go through our ugliest times and come out all right.
2I don't really think that way. If I were to cross the river tomorrow, I'd think I had had as good a time here [on earth] as people could have. I'm enjoying the day and watching how things evolve. - Ambition
3"I hope we're put in the same league as other cop shows. Female or male, it's the same job. Hopefully, we will be able to hold our heads up high and be considered among the best shows, like NYPD Blue (1993)". -Discussing The Division (2001).
4I'm usually the victim, the one who gets beat on.
1She was in a previous relationship with Platinum Blonde lead singer Mark Holmes.
2Austin, Texas: Living on a ranch, with her husband, Marc Andrus, and their daughters, Aurora Andrus and Harlow Andrus. [2010]
3Was good friends with singer Michael Damian in the 1980s.
4Remains good friends with her The Facts of Life (1979) co-star Lisa Whelchel.
5At age 40, she gave birth to her second child, daughter Harlow Andrus, at the end of December 2006.
6Was number 81 on vh1's The Greatest: 100 Greatest Kid Stars (2005)
7Lived, for a time, in Kansas City, Missouri.
8She became a mother when she gave birth to her first child, a daughter named Aurora, on March 6, 2004.
9Was considered for the part of Monica on Friends (1994). The role later went to Courteney Cox.
10Practiced a form of martial arts.
11Declined to participate in The Facts of Life Reunion (2001) because, "I'm just not a fan of that kind of thing. I would not watch it, so why would I be IN it? It's just never the same." She did, however, offer to direct a movie which would have dealt with the girls reuniting after Jo's death. She later said that she was joking.
12Younger sister of Philip McKeon.
13Was cast as the lead in the TV show Working Girl (1990), but left before production started. She was replaced by Sandra Bullock.


Love Begins2011TV MovieMillie (as Nancy Mckeon)
Sonny with a Chance2009-2010TV SeriesConnie Munroe
Without a Trace2007TV SeriesGail Sweeney
Wild Hearts2006TV MovieEmily
Category 6: Day of Destruction2004TV MovieAmy Harkin
The Division2001-2004TV SeriesInspector Jinny Exstead
Comfort and Joy2003TV MovieJane Berry
Touched by an Angel1999TV SeriesRachel Waters
In My Sister's Shadow1998TV MovieJoan Connor
Style & Substance1998TV SeriesJane Sokol
Just Write1997Bride
Can't Hurry Love1995-1996TV SeriesAnnie O'Donnell
The Wrong Woman1995Melanie
A Mother's Gift1995TV MovieMargaret Deal
Teresa's Tattoo1994Sara
Love, Honor & Obey: The Last Mafia Marriage1993TV MovieRosalie Profaci Bonanno
Baby Snatcher1992TV MovieKaren Williams
Where the Day Takes You1991Vikki
Lightning Field1991TV MovieMartha
The Hitchhiker1990TV SeriesDawn Wilder
A Cry for Help: The Tracey Thurman Story1989TV MovieTracey Thurman
The Facts of Life1980-1988TV SeriesJo Polniaczek / Frizzo
Strange Voices1987TV MovieNicole Glover
The Facts of Life Down Under1987TV MovieJoanne 'Jo' Polniaczek
Firefighter1986TV MovieCindy Fralick
This Child Is Mine1985TV MovieKimberly Downs
Poison Ivy1985TV MovieRhonda Malone
High School U.S.A.1983TV MovieBeth Franklin
The Puppy's Further Adventures1983TV SeriesDolly (1983) (voice)
Dusty1983TV MovieSlugger
The Facts of Life Goes to Paris1982TV MovieJoanne 'Jo' Polniaczek
The Scooby and Scrappy-Doo Puppy Hour1982TV SeriesDolly (voice)
Pac Preview Party1982TV MovieDolly (voice, uncredited)
ABC Weekend Specials1979-1982TV SeriesDolly / Ameila Matilda Daley / Scruffy / ...
Alice1978-1981TV SeriesKimberly / Girl Orphan
Thundarr the Barbarian1980-1981TV SeriesTai Tye
Please Don't Hit Me, Mom1981TV MovieNancy Parks
ABC Afterschool Specials1980TV SeriesLucy Twining
Stone1979-1980TV SeriesJill Stone
Stone1979TV MovieJill Stone
The Love Boat1979TV SeriesPenny Barrett
Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo1979TV SeriesAdditional Voices (voice)
A Question of Love1978TV MovieSusan Moreland
Fantasy Island1978TV SeriesAnn
Starsky and Hutch1977TV SeriesVikki Mayer


The Division2002-2003TV Series 2 episodes
A Wakening1999Short


A Wakening1999Short producer
Can't Hurry Love1995TV Series producer
Strange Voices1987TV Movie co-executive producer
Firefighter1986TV Movie producer


A Wakening1999Short writer


Home & Family2016TV SeriesHerself
The 9th Annual TV Land Awards2011TV SpecialHerself
Good Morning America2011TV SeriesHerself
Biography2010TV Series documentaryHerself
E! True Hollywood Story2006TV Series documentaryHerself
Today2006TV SeriesHerself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show2001-2002TV SeriesHerself
Lauren Hutton and...1995TV SeriesHerself
Golden Globes 50th Anniversary Celebration1994TV MovieHerself
One on One with John Tesh1992TV SeriesHerself
The Wil Shriner Show1987TV SeriesHerself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1985TV SeriesHerself
Battle of the Network Stars XVIII1985TV SpecialHerself - NBC Team
One to Grow On1985TV Series shortHerself
NBC Special Treat1983TV SeriesHerself - Host
Battle of the Network Stars XIV1983TV SpecialHerself - NBC Team
Battle of the Network Stars XII1982TV SpecialHerself - NBC Team
The Regis Philbin Show1981-1982TV SeriesHerself
The New Battlestars1981TV SeriesHerself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade1981TV MovieHerself

Archive Footage

Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHerself
Sonny with a Chance: Sonny's Big Break, Volume 12009VideoConnie Munroe
50 Cutest Child Stars: All Grown Up2005TV Movie documentaryHerself
Candid Camera: 5 Decades of Smiles2005VideoHerself
Biography2005TV Series documentaryJoanne 'Jo' Polniaczek in 'The Facts of Life'

Won Awards

2000Audience AwardMarco Island Film FestivalBest Short DramaA Wakening (1999)
2000Crystal Palm AwardMarco Island Film FestivalBest First Short FilmA Wakening (1999)
1983Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Actress in a Movie Made for TelevisionThe Facts of Life Goes to Paris (1982)
1983Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Actress in a Television SpecialPlease Don't Hit Me, Mom (1981)
1983Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Actress in a Comedy SeriesThe Facts of Life (1979)

Nominated Awards

2007TV Land AwardTV Land AwardsThe "When Bad Teens Go Good" AwardThe Facts of Life (1979)
2004Prism AwardPrism AwardsPerformance in a Drama Series Multi Episode StorylineThe Division (2001)
2003Prism AwardPrism AwardsPerformance in a Drama SeriesThe Division (2001)
2003Prism AwardPrism AwardsPerformance in a Drama Series EpisodeThe Division (2001)
1984Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Actress in a Comedy SeriesThe Facts of Life (1979)
1982Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Comedienne - Motion Picture or TelevisionThe Facts of Life (1979)

Known for movies

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