American actor, Troy Garity is famous for appearing in TV series like Barbershop and movies like Soldier’s Girl. He has been able to receive the nomination of a Golden Globe Award in the category of Best Actor.
Troy is regarded as one of the successful actors in the entertainment industry. In this article, we’ll talk more about his personal life rather than his professional life. So if you guys are curious then stay with us.
Is Troy Garity still married?
Yes, Troy Garity is a happily married man. He tied the wedding knot to his long-term girlfriend, Simone Bent. They met in 2004 while they were on the set of a movie and after dating some years, they engaged in 2006. After a year, they shared the wedding vows on 27th August 2007 at a private wedding ceremony at Columbia University’s St. Paul’s Chapel. Since then, they have been inseparable as there is not even a single rumor about their divorce.
The couple seems like each other’s first love because there is no information on their past relationships and love affairs. It has been more than a decade since they have tied the wedding knot but they have not shared any child yet. Troy and Simone might have some plans for having a child soon. Further, the couple has not been involved in any kind of rumors or controversies to date.
Who is Troy Garity’s Wife?
Troy’s wife, Simone Bent is an American actress and activist. She opened her eyes in the 1970s somewhere in the United States of America to her American parents. She started her professional acting career in the year 1994. Simone worked as the treasurer of the foundation, Homies Unidoes foundation that was created by Troy.
In the year 2018, she received special thanks in the credits of the Jane Fonda in Five Acts documentary movie. Apart from her acting career, she is serving as a philanthropist and a social rights fighter. Simone fights for the basic rights of people and she has also donated to several charities.
Why did Troy Garity change his name?
Troy changed his name to join the circus at the age of 14 years old. His parents named him Troi O’Donovan Garity Hayden which is a Vietnamese fighter’s name. During some interviews, he disclosed that he changed his name when he ran off to join a circus in Santa Monica. He stated:
“I was fascinated by the life they had. They were like gypsies, moving from town to town, but they have also dedicated performers who loved their craft more than anything else. They didn’t make much money, but that didn’t matter.
Who are Troy Garity’s parents?
Troy’s parents are Jane Fonda (mother) and Tom Hayden (father). His father was an activist while his mother was an actress. He has a half-sister, Vanessa Vadim, and an adopted sister, Mary Williams. His sister, Vanessa is a director and cinematographer while his other sister, Mary is an activist.
His maternal grandparents are Frances Ford Seymour and Henry Fonda. He is the nephew of Peter Fonda and his cousin is Bridget Fonda who is also an actress.
Which College did Troy Garity attend?
Troy joined the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in the United States of America where he earned an associate degree in the year 1995.
Quick Facts of Troy Garity
- Troy opened his eyes on 7th July 1973, in Los Angeles, California, the United States of America.
- As of 2021, he is at the age of 48 years old while his horoscope is Cancer.
- Every year, Troy celebrates his birthday on 7th July.
- As per nationality, Troy is an American while he belongs to a mixed ethnical background (Irish, Dutch, English, French, and German).
- Troy has an estimated net worth of around $10 million as of 2021.
- Garity stands at a height of 6 feet 2 inches tall while his body weight is 75kg.
- Troy has black-colored hair while his eyes are dark brown in color.