Billy Bob Thornton
Who is Billy Bob Thornton?
Billy Bob Thornton is a multi-talented entertainer best recognized for his work as an actor, filmmaker, and musician. Billy Bob Thornton is well recognized for his breakthrough performance in the 1996 independent drama picture Sling Blade.
Billy Bob Thornton-Birth, Parents, Siblings & Education
Billy Bob Thornton was born in Hot Springs, Arkansas, on August 4, 1955, to Virginia Roberta and William Raymond Thornton.
He came from a middle-class household with no Hollywood connections.
Thornton graduated from Malvern High School in 1973.
During high school, he was interested in sports, particularly baseball, and was a great player.
Thornton worked briefly for the Arkansas State Transportation Department after graduating from high school.
Thornton enrolled at Henderson State University to pursue higher education but dropped out after only two semesters.
Despite leaving college early, he pursued his musical love and joined Tres Hombres, a band that performed in local pubs and clubs.
Net Worth of Billy Bob Thornton? Salary, Earning
Billy Bob Thornton’s net worth is USD 45 million.
Facts of Billy Bob Thornton
|Billy Bob Thornton
|August 4, 1955
|39 years old
|Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA
|Agoura Hills, California, USA
|Billy Ray Thornton,
|Jimmy Don Thornton,
John David Thornton
|Connie Angland (2014-2023),
Angelina Jolie (2000-2003),
Pietra Dawn Cherniak (1993-1997),
Cynda Williams (1990-1992),
Toni Lawrence (1986-1988),
Melissa Lee Gatlin (1978-1980)
Harry James Thornton,
|Malvern High School
Henderson State University
|Actor, filmmaker, singer, and songwriter
|USD 45 million
Relationship, Married life, Boyfriend/Girlfriend
Billy Bob Thornton has been married six times.
His first marriage, in 1978, to Melissa Lee Gatlin, resulted in divorce after two years.
He married Toni Lawrence in 1986, but their marriage dissolved soon after.
Thornton married Cynda Williams for the third time in 1990, however the marriage barely lasted two years.
Billy Bob Thornton married Playboy model Pietra Dawn Cherniak in 1993, but the couple divorced two years later.
In 2000, he married Angelina Jolie, his most publicized relationship, but their marriage dissolved in 2003.
Thornton married his longtime fiancée, Connie Angland, in 2014, and the couple had a daughter named Bella.
Billy Bob Thornton has been open about his relationship problems and admits to being awful at marriage.
Despite this, he is determined to make his current marriage succeed.
Body Measurement- Height, Weight, Hair Color
Billy Bob Thornton height is unknown.
Billy Bob Thornton-Professional Career
Thornton debuted as a musician in the entertainment industry.
He was the singer and drummer for the band Tres Hombres.
Thornton moved to Los Angeles, California, in 1981 to seek a career as an actor.
Similarly, Billy Bob Thornton began his career as a scriptwriter.
Thornton and his friend Tom Epperson tried unsuccessfully to sell their works to a variety of clients.
Thornton made his acting debut in the South of Reno in 1988.
He had a minor role in the film, as a counterman in a restaurant.
Billy Bob social media is unknown.
Quick Facts of Billy Bob Thornton
- Bob Thornton, born on August 4, 1955, is a multi-talented entertainer.
- Billy claimed in his autobiography that his childhood was traumatic due to his parents’ rocky marriage.
- Connie Angland is an actress.
- She has worked in the film industry as a makeup artist and set designer.
- Angland is also well-known for her marriage to actor and filmmaker Billy Bob Thornton.