Jason Butler Harner Biography

Updated On Nov 29, 2018 Published On Nov 29, 2018
Facts of Jason Butler Harner
Date of Birth: 1970 , October-9
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name Jason Butler Harner
Birth Name Jason Butler Harner
Nick Name Butler
Father Freddy William Harner
Mother Neena Butler
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Elmira, New York
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $700 Thousand
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Dark Brown
Body Measurements 31-14-40 inches
Waist size 31 Inches
Chest Size 40 Inches
Bicep Size 14 Inches
Weight in KG 77 Kg
Famous for Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Married No
Married to N/A
Children No
Divorce N/A
Education T. C. Williams High School
Awards Obie Award
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter
Movies Trifling with Fate
TV Show  Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 
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Jason Butler Harner is an American actor best known for his appearance on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.

Jason was born on October 9, 1970, in Elmira, New York, to father Freddy William Harner and mother Neena Butler, and was raised in suburban Northern Virginia.

Jason completed his graduation from T. C. Williams High School, Alexandria, Virginia, in 1988. When he turned 17, he worked as an usher at the Eisenhower Theater in Washington, D.C.

In 1992, he graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in acting from (VCU) Virginia Commonwealth University in 1992.

He subsequently moved to NYC and joined Tisch School of the Arts where he received a Master of Fine Arts in the Graduate Acting Program in 1997.

Jason made his film debut in June 2000 with Trifling with Fate. In the film, he played Walter Skritcher, an artist who doesn't know his muse. In the same year, he made his television debut with Guiding Light, in which he portrayed Palace aide.

Jason rose to fame after playing Gordon Stewart Northcott, a mechanic accused of murder, in Changeling, in December 2007

In 2002, Jason appeared on Law & Order which earned him a lot of appreciation. In the same year, he starred in Law & Order: Criminal Intent.

Likewise, in 2006, Jason played his recurring role as Greg Hartley in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit that also stars Hollywood actors like Mariska Hargitay, & Michelle Hurd in the lead.

Besides his work in movies and television, Jason has also been honored with a few awards. In 2005, he received Obie Award for his performance in the controversial production of Hedda Gabler at New York Theatre Workshop.

As for his personal life, Jason is pretty secretive when it comes to his love and romantic relationship. He has not disclosed if he is single, dating or already married to a wife. Also, there are no reports of him having children.

Talking about his bank balance, Jason earns a good amount of money from his acting career. With a massive amount of salary, Jason has made an estimated net worth $700 thousand.

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Born in Elmira, New York

October 9 , 1970

Jason Butler Harner was born on 9 October 1970, in Elmira, New York. His father is Freddy William Harner and mother is Neena Butler,

Graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University


Jason Butler Harner graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in 1992. 

Appeared on Guiding Light


Jason Butler Harner made his television appearance as Palace aide in the soap opera Guiding Light in 2000.

Appeared on Law & Order


Jason Butler portrayed his role for the American television series Law & Order, also appreciated by the people in 2002. 

Appeared on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit


Jason Butler Harner portrayed a recurring role of Greg Hartley in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit in 2006.

Awarded with Obie Award


Jason Butler Harner honored with Obie Award for his performance in Hedda Gabler at New York Theatre Workshop in 2005.

Networth $700 Thousand


Jason Butler Harner has maintained an estimated net worth of $700 Thousand as of 2018. He is enjoying a lavish lifestyle.