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Jon Hamm Biography and Wiki
Jon Hamm is an American actor best known for his portrayal of Don Draper, a fictional advertising agency in the 1970s television series ‘Mad Men.’ He is best known for his portrayal of Don Draper in the period drama television series Mad Men (2007–2015), for which he received a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Television Series – Drama in 2008 and 2016, two Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Ensemble in a Drama Series, and the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series in 2015.
Jon Hamm Education
Hamm attended the University of Texas after graduating in 1989. He later changed his major to the University of Missouri. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English in 1993.
Jon Hamm Age
How old is Hamm? He is 51 years old as of 2022. He was born Jonathan Daniel Hamm on 10 March 1971 in St. Louis, Missouri, United States.
Jon Hamm Height
Jon stands at a height of 6’1″ (185 cm) tall. ALSO READ: Don Johnson
Jon Hamm’s Ethnicity and Nationality
He is an American national and citizen by birth. He was born in Louis, Missouri, United State of America. He is of mixed ethnicity/heritage/ancestry of German, British, and Irish American.
Jon Hamm’s Family and Parents
Daniel Hamm was born in St. Louis, Missouri on March 10, 1971. Daniel Hamm, his father, owned a trucking company, and Deborah, his mother, worked as a secretary. Hamm has two younger siblings. Jennifer Hinze, my older sister, and Julie Schulte, my younger sister. Hamm’s parents divorced when he was only two years old. He lived in Creve Coeur, Missouri, with his mother until she died of colon cancer when he was ten years old. Hamm then moved to Clayton, Missouri, to live with his father. His father died when he was 20 years old.
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Jon Hamm Mad Men
He appeared as Don Draper in the American period drama television series Mad Men. Draper is the series’ main character. He is the creative director and junior partner of Sterling Cooper Advertising Agency, as well as a partner of Sterling Cooper & Partners as of the sixth season. He’s a hard-drinking, chain-smoking executive with a shady past who’s made it in advertising.
Jon Hamm Career
In 2000, Hamm was cast as a romantic firefighter named Burt Ridley on the NBC-produced series Providence.’ His one-episode contract was extended to 19 episodes. This enabled him to leave his job as a waiter. In 2000, he made his film debut in Clint Eastwood’s space adventure film ‘Space Cowboys.’ In the entire film, Hamm’s character had only one line of dialogue. He went on to appear in the 2001 film ‘Kissing Jessica Stein and the 2002 war drama film ‘We Were Soldiers.’ From 2002 to 2004, he appeared as Inspector Nate Basso on the Lifetime network’s crime drama television series ‘The Division.’ Following that, he appeared in a number of minor television series roles.
He hosted the sixth episode of season 34 of ‘Saturday Night Live on October 25, 2008. He returned to host SNL twice more, once on January 30, 2010, and again on October 30, 2010. In 2009, Hamm landed his first leading role in the independent mystery thriller film ‘Stolen.’ In the film, he played a cop with a missing son. In ‘Shrek Forever After,’ he played the role of Brogan, an ogre leader. In May 2010, the film was released. During the same year, Hamm co-starred with Ben Affleck as an FBI agent in the film ‘The Town.’ He then played Jake Ehrlich, Allen Ginsberg’s defense attorney, in the independent film Howl,’ which was based on Ginsberg’s 1956 poem of the same name.
In the 2012 sitcom ‘The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret,’ he played Blake Harrison, a servant of the sociopathic billionaire Dave Mountford. Jon Hamm hosted the 21st ESPYS Awards on July 17, 2013. From December 2012 to December 2013, he appeared in ‘A Young Doctor’s Notebook’ as an older version of Daniel Radcliffe’s character in the play. He also appeared in the 2017 South by Southwest Film Festival’s comedy crime film ‘Baby Driver.’ In the American drama film ‘Aardvark,’ he played Craig Norman, Zachary Quinto’s character’s brother. The film had its world premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival in 2017.
Jon Hamm’s Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $45 million.
Jon Hamm Movies and TV Shows
♦ 2011 – Sucker Punch
♦ 2012 – Friends with Kids
♦ 2013 – The Congress
♦ 2014 – Million Dollar Arm
♦ 2015 – Minions
♦ 2016 – Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
♦ 2016 – Keeping Up with the Joneses
♦ 2017 – Marjorie Prime
♦ 2018 – Nostalgia
♦ 2018 – Beirut
♦ 2018 – Time of Day
♦ 2019 – The Report
♦ 2020 – Wild Mountain
♦ 2021 – No Sudden Move
♦ 2022 – Top Gun: Maverick
♦ 2012–2013 – The Greatest Event in Television History
♦ 2013 – Bob’s Burgers
♦ 2014 – Web Therapy
♦ 2014–2015 – Parks and Recreation
♦ 2015–2020 – Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
♦ 2015 – 7 Days in Hell
♦ 2016 – Wander Over Yonder
♦ 2016–2020 – All or Nothing
♦ 2016–2018 – The Amazing Gayl Pile
♦ 2017 – SpongeBob SquarePants
♦ 2018 – Legion
♦ 2019 – Good Omens
♦ 2020 – Medical Police
♦ 2020–2021 – Curb Your Enthusiasm
♦ 2020 – Home Movie: The Princess Bride
♦ 2020–2021 – Bless the Harts
♦ 2021 – Invincible
♦ 2022 – Password