Dabney Coleman Wife, Family, Net Worth

By Sujata Limbu | Updated On: 15 Aug, 2019
Dabney Coleman Wife, Family, Net Worth

While most of the actors are earning fame and name with their positive characters in movies, there is legend Dabney Coleman who characterizes the role of villain but still has managed to collect fans. He has been playing the opposite role in many hits movies from early 1965 to today. 

Not to forget, Coleman is also an Emmy nominated actor for his distinctive role in Buffalo Bill. Besides, he has received many appreciations for his astounding work in the TV series The Garden and Boardwalk Empire

Married- Wife

When Dabney Coleman wasn’t even into acting, he got married to Ann Herrell, a family friend of actor Zachary Scott. While studying at the University of Texas, he met his first wife, Ann.

Unfortunately, Dabney divorced his wife Ann within just two and a half years of marriage in 1959. Although he left his wife, he moved on to grasp his dream. Along with his growing acting career, he found love in an actress Jean Hale. Eventually, their relationship grew with the time and as a result, the pair tied the knot on 11 December 1961, and a year later, they moved to L.A for their TV series That Girl until Merle Jeeter.

Ex-partners: Dabney with his ex-wife and a mother of three children Jean Hale. (Source: 

Together, the pair got blessed with three kids, Meghan, Randy, and Kelly Johns.

Dabney and Jean stayed together for more than two decades but couldn’t last longer than 20 years. The pair got divorced on 4 December 1984. However, the actor didn’t stay single even though he already had two failed married relationship. After the split, he reportedly started dating actress Laura, as reported by PEOPLE.

As of now, Dabney has remained mum regarding his love life. It is still a mystery as if he has already split from laura or dating secretly.

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Dabney is often considered to be a rigid person as his characters in the films. Maybe that’s because he had no one to guide over and scold him in his childhood since he had lost his pneumonia diagnosed father Melvin Randolph Coleman when he was only the age of four. After his father’s death, it was his mother Mary Wharton, all alone to feed and guided her four children. Among the four, Dabney is the youngest and most loved child in the family.

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As a family, Dabney has his own three children with his previous wife, Jean. Among the two, Quincy and Randy are singers while Kelly’s information is not available.

As of 2019, Dabney has exceeded into the age of 87, yet he is fit and fine. But, due to his health issue in the early days, there was a hoax of his death. Currently, Dabney is still alive and active in Hollywood.

Net worth

Being indulge in the media line since 1961, Dabney has done many great and remarkable roles in the industry. Dabney who entered into the industry at his early age of 29, previously was the US Military man. Since then, he has been giving major films and his remarkable acting skills to the world. 

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Being involved in the field for so many years, Dabney must have earned massive properties. A source estimated Dabney’s to have a net worth of 5 million. Also, he is renting his traditional house located in Brentwood for $11,500 monthly since 2018.

However, there is a possibility of little degrade in his earnings since he recently has undergone through several health checkups and treatment. Moreover, he was even diagnosed with cancer earlier. Thankfully, with quick and proper treatment, he is cancer-free since 2012.