Jenny McCarthy Biography

Published On Oct 25, 2017
Facts of Jenny McCarthy
Date of Birth: 1972 , November-1
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
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Jenny started her career as a nude model for Playboy magazine in 1993 by which she was later titled as Playmate of the Year. She was offered $20,000 to pose nude for October issue Playboy magazine. 

McCarthy brought up her fame, starting as a co-host on MTV game show, Singled Out. After that, she got a chance to feature in sitcoms and movies such as Basketball, Diamonds, Scream 3, Santa Baby, etc. and also co-host ABC talk show, The View. 

Beside her acting and modeling career, Jenny is also an author. She has published several books which include Jen-X: Jenny McCarthy's Open Book, Belly Laughs: The Naked Truth about Pregnancy and Childbirth, Baby Laughs, Life Laughs, Louder than Words, Mother Warriors, Healing and Preventing Autism, Bad Habits and much more. 

Moving towards her personal life, Jenny McCarthy dated Ray Manzella for four years before getting married to John Mallory Asher. The couple engaged in January 1999 and married in September 1999. They have a son, Evan Joseph Asher who diagnosed with autism. After six years of marital relationship, the couple ended their relationship with divorced in 2005

After the divorce, Jenny starting dating an actor, Jim Carrey in December 2005. Later, she began dating Donnie Wahlberg and announced they are getting engaged in April 2014. The couple married on 31st August 2014.

Jenny McCarthy earns the good sum of money from her professional career. Being an actress, model, author, she has several sources of income by which she finances her living. Her current estimated net worth is around $15 Million.    

 

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Born in Evergreen Park, Illinois.

November 1 , 1972

Jenny McCarthy was born on 1st November 1972 in Evergreen Park, Illinois. She was born in middle-class Catholic family to the father, Dan McCarthy who was steel mill foreman and mother, Lind and grew up along with her three siblings. 

Stared career as Model

1993

Jennifer Ann McCarthy started her career as a model in 1993. She posed nude pic for Playboy magazine and later named as Playmate of the year. She was offered with $20,000 for picture. 

Married to

1994

Jenny got married to John Mallory Asher in 1994. The couple engaged in January 1999 and married in September 1999. The couple has a son, Evan Joseph Asher who diagnosed with autism. 

Married to Donnie Wahlberg

2014

Jenny started dating Donnie Wahlberg and announced they are getting engaged in April 2014. The couple married on 31st August 2014 and is living happily together till then. 

Current Networth

2017

Jenny McCarthy earns the good sum of money from her professional career. As an actress, model, author, she has several sources of income by which she finances her living. It is estimated that her current Net worth is around $15 Million.