Jon Favreau is an American producer, actor, and screenwriter. He is also a well-known director of the industry. He had appeared in different famous films like Rudy, Very Bad Things, The Break-up, I Love You Man, etc. The Wolf of Wall Street is also one of the famous films of Jon Favreau (Jon Favreau Net Worth).
Jonathan Kolia Favreau was born on 19th October 1966 in Flushing, Queens, New York, United States of America. He was the only child of Madeleine and Charles Favreau. His mother Madeleine was an elementary school teacher. She was Jewish and died in 1979. While the father of Jon Favreau teaches special education. Mr. Charles is Catholic of Italian. Jon Favreau pursues acting after dropping out of Hebrew School.
Jonathan Kolia Favreau graduated in 1984 from The Bronx High School of Science. In 1984, he joined Queens College and dropped out in 1987. He moved to Chicago, in 1988 to pursue his career as a comedian. Jon, performed in different theaters in Chicago.
Jon has started his career in Chicago, His first film was Sleeper hit Rudy in 1993. His role was tutor D-Bob, alongside Sean Astin. Next year Jon appeared in a college film PCU alongside Jeremy Piven. After working in “The Fire” he moved to Los Angeles. After moving to Los Angeles he had made a revolution as a screenwriter & actor with “Swinger”. Favreau also appeared in the sketch-comedy series “Tracey Takes On”.
“Rockey Marciano” was a television film of Jon Favreau. He played the lead role and the film was based on the life story of the world’s heavyweight champion. After that, Jon performed in “Love & Sex” with Famke Janssen. He also performed in an American Sports comedy film “The Replacements”
In 2001, Jon made his directorial debut with “Made”. In 2010, Jon directed another huge hit film “Iron Man 2”. It was the sequel to Iron Man and got the Oscar nominations for Best Visual Effects. Iron Man 2 was a marvelous hit and solidified Jon’s reputation. In 2010, Job declared that he wouldn’t direct Iron Man 3 but will be there as an executive producer of the movie.
In 2012, Job Favreau was the executive producer of the NBC show Revolution. In_2013, Job filmed a television series that was based on the novel, “About a Boy”. During that phase, he also directed the “Destiny” trailer. In_2014, Jon Favreau directed, co-produced, and wrote in Chef.
In 2016, Jon Favreau had produced as well as directed The Jungle Book. In 2017, he was the co-executive producer of “Avengers: Infinity War”. It was a superhero-based American movie. Jon Favreau also appeared in the sequel to Spider-Man Far From Home.
On 24th November 2000, Jon Favreau married a Physician Joya Tillem. Tillem is the niece of radio broadcaster Len Tillem. Favreau and Joya have two daughters and one son. His son has appeared in Iron Man 2 and Peter Parker.
Jon Favreau had created a production company “Golem Creations Ltd. LLC” on 30th August 2018. “The Mandalorian” was a recent TV show by the partnership of Golem Creations Ltd. LLC and Lucasfilm.
Jon Favreau Net Worth
There is a rough idea about the net worth of Jon Favreau $100 million. Jon Favreau had earned the net worth from his Marvellous hits. He was a prominent part of different superhero films. He had given the biggest box office hits that had increased the net worth of Favreau.
Summing it Up
Whenever you meet some successful people around the globe, you ‘ll find the similarity among them. Before earning success they encounter failure. Yes, failure is common in success stories. Favreau’s first film Rudy wasn’t successful as was expected. But like other successful people, he didn’t give up and this is the reason behind his success.