Who is Jon Hamm?

Jon Hamm is a well-known American actor and producer, who is popularly known for his roles in the series “Mad Men”. He has been seen working actively since the year 1996.

Personal Life

Jon Hamm, whose real name is Jonathan Daniel Hamm was born on 10 March 1971 in St. Louis, Missouri, the U.S. as a son of his father, Daniel Hamm, and his mother, Deborah Hamm. His father used to be a manager of a family trucking company where his mother was a secretary.

Quick Info 
Full nameJonathan Daniel Hamm
Date of Birth March 10, 1971
Birth PlaceSt. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Parent(s)Daniel Hamm and Deborah Hamm
OccupationActor, Producer
Partner(s)Jennifer Westfeldt
Net worth US $40 million


Before, he was in a relationship with Jennifer Westfeldt who is also an actress and screenwriter where they lived a relationship from the year 1997 to the year 2015.

Age, Height, Weight

Jon Hamm holds an American nationality and belongs to the ethnicity of German, English, and Irish. Currently, he is 49 years old with a height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m) and a weight of 91 kg. He has got Brown dark hair with blue eyes. As he was born on 10 March, his zodiac sign is Pisces.

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Early Life and Education

Earlier, when Jon Hamm was only two years old, his parents divorced and he lived with his mother. later, when he turned the age of 10, his mother died because of colon cancer so that, he started living with his father and grandmother.

When he was in his first grade, he did his first acting role as Winnie-the-Pooh. Later, he was seen cast into the role of Judas in the play “Godspell” when he was 16 years old. For his education, he went to attend John Burroughs School where he became a member of the football, baseball, and also of swimming teams. When he was 20 years old, his father also died. 

In the year 1989, Jon Hamm completed his graduation and then, joined the University of Texas. Later, he attended the University of Missouri, and later, he made an audition for the production “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” and he became able to be a part of the production. Later, he was also cast on a musical “Assassins”. In the year 1993, he completed his graduation in Bachelor of Arts degree in English, and then, he also works as an acting teacher for eighth-grade in his high school. Further, he had got the chance to appear in an American television sitcom “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”. 


In his early career, Jon Hamm moved to Los Angeles and started looking for acting roles. At that time he also worked as a waiter and later, he was seen playing the roof on the production “Timon of Athens”. He was not able to found any acting roles so that he continued working as a waiter.

TV shows

Jon Hamm started his television career after he had been seen appearing as a Contestant on an American dating show “The Big Date” in 1996. In the following year, he was cast on an American legal comedy-drama television series “Ally McBeal”. In the year 2000, he was cast as Buzz on an American sitcom “The Hughleys” and in the same year, he was also seen appearing as Jackson on an American comedy series “The Trouble with Normal”.

From the year of 2000 to 2001, Jon Hamm was seen playing the role of Burt Ridley on an American medical drama television series “Providence”. Further, he was seen appearing on several series and television movies like “Early Bird Special”, “Gilmore Girls”, “The Division”, “CSI: Miami”, “Point Pleasant”, “Charmed”, “Munb3rs”, “Related”, “The Unit”, “What About Brian”, “The Sarah Silverman Program”, “Mad Men” alongside Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser, January Jones, Christina Hendricks, John Slattery, Kiernan Shipka, Christopher Stanley, Jay R. Ferguson, Alison Brie, and “30 Rock”. Likewise, he was also seen hosting an American late-night show “Saturday Night Live”. In the year 2010, he was also seen providing his voice over an American animated sitcom “The Simsons”.

Further, Jon Hamm was seen appearing on several movies and series such as “Conan”, “Children’s Hospital”, “Robot Chicken” as a voice actor, “The Increasingly Poor Decision of Todd Margaret”, “Comedy Bang! Bang!”, “Martha Speaks” as a voice actor, “Metalocalypse” as a voice actor, “American Dad!” as a voice actor, “Family Guy” as a voice actor, “The Greatest Event in Television History”, “A Young Doctor’s Notebook”, “Bob’s Burgers” as a voice actor, “Archer” as a voice actor, “Clear History”, “T.U.F.E. Puppy”, “Web Therapy”, “Black Mirror”, “Parks and Recreation”, “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt”, “7 Days in Hell” “Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp” and “Toast of London”. In 2013, he was also seen hosting the “2013 ESP Awards”.

In the year 2016, Jon Hamm was cast as a voice actor, where he was seen providing his voice over the character Cartoon Lord Hater on an American animated science fiction comedy television series “Wander Over Yonder”. Likewise, he was seen playing the roles on several series and movies including “Angie Tribeca”, “The Last Man on Earth”, “All or Nothing” as voice actor”, “The Amazing Gayl Pile” as a voice actor, “SpongeBob SquarePants” as a voice actor, “Tour de Pharmacy” as a voice actor, “Big Mouth” as voice actor”, “Travel Man”, “Legion”, “Barry”, “Random Acts of Flyness”, “I Love You, America with Sarah Silverman”, “Big City Greens” as a voice actor and “Good Omes”.

In 2020, Jon Hamm was seen playing roles in series like “Medical Police”, “Curb Your Enthusiasm”, “Home Movie: The Princess Bride”, “Marvel’s 616” and “Bless the Harts” as a voice actor. In the same year, he was also seen appearing as Steve Windell on a television special “Sarah Cooper: Everything’s Fine”.

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Jon Hamm started his film career after he had been cast on an American adventure drama movie “Space Cowboys” in 2000. After that, he was seen appearing as Charles in an American independent romantic comedy movie “Kissing Jessica Stein” in 2001. Later, he was seen playing the role of an American war movie “We Were Soldiers” in 2002, and then, he was seen appearing in an American romantic movie “Ira & Abby” as Ronnie in 2006.

Further, Jon Hamm was seen appearing in several movies like “The Ten”, “The Day the Earth Stood Still”, “A Single Man”, “Stolen”, “Sherk Forever After” as a voice actor, “The A-Team”, “The Town”, “Howl”, “Sucker Punch”, “Bridesmaids”, “Friends with Kids”, “The Congress” as voice actor”, “Million Dollar Arm”, “Minions”, “Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie”, “Keeping Up with the Joneses”, “Majorie Prime”, “Baby Driver”, “Aardvark”, Nostalgia”, “Beirut”, “Tag”, “Time of Day”, “Bad Times at the El Royale”, “The Report”, “Lucy in the Sky”, “Between Two Ferns: The Movie”, “The Jesus Rolls” and “Richard Jewell”.

In 2020, Jon Hamm was cast as Adam Kelly on an American drama movie “Wild Mountain Thyme” which was written and directed by John Patrick Shanley. Further, he will be seen appearing in an upcoming action drama movie “Top: Gun Maverick” in 2021. Later, he will also be seen in an upcoming American crime thriller movie “No Sudden Move”.

Music Video

Besides this, Jon Hamm was seen in several music videos of the songs “Shy Ronnie 2: Ronnie & Clyde”, “Tell Me Something I Don’t know”, “Labrador” and “Are We Alright Again”.

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Jon Hamm was also seen playing the role in the play “The Oh, Hello On Broadway” in the year 2016.

Audio Book

Also, Jon Hamm was seen providing his voice-over several audiobooks like “Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View” in 2017 and “Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back” in 2020. 


In his career, Jon Hamm had won several Awards including, Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, screen actors Guild Awards, Critics’ Choice Awards, Satellite Awards, Television Critics Association Awards from the series “Mad Men”. In 2010, he had also won the National Board of Review Awards for Best Cast from the movie “The Town”.

Net Worth

The estimated net worth of Jon Hamm is $40 million.