Cheryl Howard- Wiki, Age, Height, Net Worth, Husband, Ethnicity

Cheryl Howard is an American actress and writer, best known for her roles in the films ‘A Beautiful Mind’ and ‘Splash’. She is also known for her novel ‘In the Face of Jinn: A Novel’. She is also known for being the wife of Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ron Howard and the mother of actors Bryce Dallas and Paige Howard.

quick Facts

Real Name Cheryl Howard
nick name Cheryl
Date of birth December 23, 1953
age 69 years
place of birth Glendale, California, USA
nationality American
profession actress, writer
Height 5 feet 7 inches
weight 60 kg
hair color White
eye color Blue
net worth $83 million

Cheryl Howard’s Age and Early Life

Cheryl Gay Alley Cheryl Howard was born on December 23, 1953, in Glendale, California, USA. His present age is 69 years. His parents are Charles Alley (Father) and Vivian Schmidt (Mother). Charles, her father, was a marksman, chemical and aerospace engineer, and amateur astronomer. He also has two sisters. She was inspired by her father and has been interested in travel and adventure since she was a youth watching his escapades. Her father was the first Caucasian to climb Mount Fujiyama in winter.

His ancestry is Scandinavian. Regarding his educational history, he holds a BA in Psychology from California State University, Northridge. In addition, he holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in Screenwriting.

Cheryl Howard Height and Weight

In terms of body measurement, she is a beautiful girl with an amazing and cool personality. Cheryl Howard is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs around 60 kg. He has a nice body and is in good health. His hair is blonde, and he has blue eyes.

Cheryl Howard

cheryl howard net worth

How much is Cheryl Howard’s Net Worth? As per some reliable web sources, the net worth of the actress is around $83 million. The net worth of her husband is said to be over $160 million. Howard has not disclosed his salary. However, the average salary for an American actress is over $90,000, while the average salary for a British actress is around $61,000.


Cheryl began her acting career as an uncredited reporter with the brown hat in her husband’s first film, ‘Grand Theft Auto’, which released in 1977. In the 1980s, she co-starred with her husband in three films, all of which were box-office successes. She has had roles in the comedies Night Shift’ (1982), ‘Willow’ (1988), and ‘Splash’ (1984). Similarly, she appeared in two more films ‘Ransom’ (1996) and ‘Adtv’ (1999) directed by her husband in the 1990s.

He also acted in the four-Academy Award winning film ‘A Beautiful Mind’ in 2001. Her husband directed the picture, in which Russell Crowe played the main role. In the 2000s, she appeared as a scientist in ‘The Da Vinci Code’ (2006) and its sequel ‘Angels and Demons’ (2009). He started his literary career with the publication of ‘Windin the Face of Jinn: A Novel’ on 1 April 2005. and ‘Heart and Desire’ are his other two novels.

Howard also loves to travel. She has been to many countries and has been fascinated by the richness of the diverse cultures and ethnicities. Australia, Argentina, Mexico, Uruguay, Egypt, India, New Zealand, Afghanistan, Pakistan and several European nations are among the countries he has visited. He visited Central Asia from 1996-1997, which inspired him to create ‘In the Face of Jinn: A Novel’.

Cheryl Howard Husband and Marriage

Who is Cheryl Howard’s husband? Cheryl Howard has a husband. Her longtime boyfriend, Ron Howard, married her. The pair originally met at John Burroughs High School in Burbank. On June 7, 1975, the high school sweethearts exchanged wedding vows. They have been married for almost 44 years.

Bryce Dallas (born March 2, 1981), twin girls Jocelyn Carlyle and Paige (born February 5, 1985), and boy Reed Cross (born 1987) are the couple’s four children. Bryce and Page are now both actresses. Cheryl has become a grandmother. Bryce, their daughter, has two children: Beatrice Jean Howard-Gabel, born in 2012, and Theodore Norman Howard-Gabel, born in 2007.