John Schneider is an American actor and country music singer. He is best known for his portrayal of Beauregard “Bo” Duke in the American television action/comedy series The Dukes of Hazzard and as Jonathan Kent in the 2001–11 TV series Smallville, and James “Jim” Cryer on the television series The Haves and the Have Nots, created by Tyler Perry.
John Schneider Bio
John Richard Schneider was born on 8th April, 1960 in Mount Kisco, New York in the United States. He was the youngest of the children of his parents. His life as an entertainer began at the age of eight, when he put on magic shows for his peers and their families. He was 14, he and his mother moved to Atlanta, Georgia, where his love for performing continued. He went to North Springs High School in Sandy Springs, Georgia.
John landed the role of Bo Duke when he was just 18 years. Whiles acting, he started recording some songs and became the face of merchandise. In 1982, a tangle of legal suits with the producers over the distribution of merchandising royalties caused John to go off set to settle issues. He returned to the set after legal issues were resolved.
has appeared in many films and TV series, including five guest spots on Hee Haw and the miniseries 10.5. He had a recurring role on Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman and made guest appearances on such shows as Diagnosis: Murder, Touched by an Angel and Walker, Texas Ranger.
John signed with Scotti Brothers Label and released his debut full-length album, Now or Never, which peaked at No. 8 on the US Country Billboard charts. His single “It’s Now or Never,” which was a cover of Elvis’ song, also peaked at number 4 on the US Country Billboard charts and at number 14 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1981 and is one of the highest charting Elvis covers of all time. In 2019, on January 29, LIVE, at a filming of the TV show “Good Rockin’ Tonight,” John Schneider was Inducted on the air into The Louisiana Music Hall Of Fame in Baton Rouge, Louisiana
John Schneider Age
The actor who was born in April is presently 62 years and has his zodiac sign to be Aries.
John Schneider Height
The actor and singer stands at a height of 6feet 3inches (1.90m) tall and weighs 250 pounds.
John Schneider Parents
Mr. DSchneider was born to John Jack Schneider III and Conklin Shirley. John Jack Schneider III worked as a U.S Air Force pilot. His mother His mother was from Sanford, Florida. His father was born in 1930 and he died in 2013, and his mother who was born in 1932 died in 2016.
John Schneider Siblings
John Schneider, according I reports is the youngest siblings of three sons. His brother are John Michael Schneider and Robert Schneider. His elders brother, John Michael Schneider is said to have died at a young age of lung failure, three years before the birth of John. His other brother, Robert who is a stand up comedian and an actor. He lives in the southern New York.
John Schneider Wife
John was first married to Tawny Little. They got married in 1983 and separated in 1986. In 1993, he got married to Elvira Castle and the couple bore a daughter. Elvira came into the marriage with three other children, who were later adopted by John. The couple divorced in 2014. In 2019, John married Alicia Allain. They lived together till her untimely death in February 2023. Her cause of death wasn’t provided even though reports say that she was once battling with stage 4 breast cancer.
John Schneider Children
John Schneider has four children, three daughters and a son. His daughters are Karis, Leah and Mandy and his son is Chasen.
John Schneider Net Worth
John Schneider is worth over $600, 000. His source of income are from acting and music sales.