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  • Born NameDavenie Johanna Heatherton
  • Birth PlaceRockville Centre, New York, U.S.
  • Height5 feet 5 inches
  • Eye ColorBlue
  • Zodiac SignVirgo
  • NationalityAmerican
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ProfessionActress, Singer
  • HusbandLance Rentzel (m. 1969; div. 1972)
  • Net Worth$5 million
  • Weight59 kg
  • Age74 years old
  • SiblingDick Heatherton
  • ParentsRay Heatherton and Davenie Ross Watson

Joey Heatherton was the heartbeat of everyman during the 1960s to 1970s as she was considered the sex symbol of that era. Not only her beauty had stolen the heart of many but her bold and versatile acting did as well.

Active in the entertainment industry since 1950, Joey has given so much to the industry and gain a lot of fame in the ’90s. So, you may have various queries related to her personal life? Does she have a boyfriend? Who is her husband? Then, you just need to scroll down and follow our article where the answers to your questions are.

Who is Joey Heatherton?

A gorgeous, pneumatic blonde rival to pouty sex kitten Ann-Margret, singer, dancer, actress Joey Heatherton was also a product of the swinging ’60s and taunted the film and TV variety scenes with her own version of a purring young sexpot.

Joey Heatherton enjoys the net worth of $5 million.
Joey Heatherton is active in the entertainment industry since 1950.
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Born in 1944 as Davenie Johanna Heatherton and the daughter of a veteran song-and-dance man Ray Heatherton (1909-1997), Joey trained in ballet as a youngster and started her career off as a teen performer on the New York stage as one of the children in The Sound of Music.

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Joey also began recording about that same time. She went on to gain national exposure as a regular on Perry Como‘s Kraft Music Hall (1948), portraying an innocent young coed who developed a crush on the star. The gimmick worked and Joey eventually tried to parlay this success into an acting career. She did made a name for herself in the acting genre as well. Joey appeared in as many as 25 acting credits in 42 years. 

Joey Heatherton’s Net Worth: How Much Does She Earn?

Joey Heatherton has an estimated net worth of $5 million which she made from her professional acting and singing career of many years. Typically, an actor in the US earns around $39.84 per hour and earns around $55,944 in a year.

With her acting credits of 25, Joey has starred in the movies Cry-Baby that has a gross collection of $8.5 million on the box office. Likewise, her other acting credits in Big screen includes like Twilight of Honor, The Happy Hooker Goes to Washington and more.

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On another hand, she is a singer as well, she performed over a decade on USO tours presented by Bob Hope and she became a member of the ensemble and ad understudy in the Broadway Production of The Sound of Music. As a Broadway artist, she earns around $45 thousand to $70 thousand per show.

By the 1970s, Heatherton’s career was slowing down, but she was still popular enough to do series and television ads for RC Cola and Serta mattresses and also she released her first album, The Joey Heatherton Album and the song Gone spend 15 weeks on the Billboard’s Hot 100, picking at 24. The second single, I’m Sorry peaked at 87.

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Apart from her career as singer and actress, Heatherton appeared on the nude issue of Playboy, for which she gathered a decent amount of money. The average salary of the playmate is around $35 thousand to $45 thousand per photo series.

Joey Heatherton’s Personal Life: Who is Her Husband?

Regarding Joey Heatherton’s Personal life, she was once married to husband Lance Rebtzel Dallas Cowboys wide receiver. The couple tied the knot in April 1969, in New York City after dating for some years. However, it is not disclosed by her when they started seeing each other.

Joey Heatherton enjoys the net worth of $5 million earned from her career as an actress and singer.
Joey Heatherton was so shocked by the Lance Rentzel offense she never married after.
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The couple was happily married until a year later of their wedding, in November 1970. his partner, Rentzel was arrested for exposing himself to a 10-years old girl. He pleaded guilty to the charge and sentenced to undergo psychiatric treatment. Rentzel was given a suspended sentence.

Joey filed for divorce in September 1971 and her career lost its luster, some say she never recovered from the psychic shock of Rentzel’s offenses and the couple finalized the divorce in 1972.

After that event, she did not involve herself to any kind of marital relationship with any other guys but she was constantly at the media attention for the wrong reason, on July 8, 1985, she was arrested and charged with interfering with the government agent’s duties and disturbing the peace.

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On August 30, 1986, Heatherton was arrested for assault in Hillcrest, Rockland County, New York, after she stabbed Jerry Fisher, her former boyfriend, and ex-manager, in the hand with a steak knife during an argument. Fisher was later treated at a local hospital and released.

 Body Measurements: Joey Heatherton

Joey Heatherton had a curved body structure as she stood tall at 5 feet 5 inches and weighs 59 kg. Likewise, she has a Bra Size of 34B and shoe size of 7.

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Once referred to as the sex symbol, Joey has blonde hair with a pair of attractive blue eyes. Additionally, her body measurements were breast 34 inches, waist 20 inches and hip size of 32 inches. She also consists of charming smiling personality which perfectly suits her personality.

Quick Facts of Joey Heatherton

Where and when was Joey Heatherton born?

Rockville Center, New York, United States, September 14, 1944

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How tall is Joey Heatherton?

5 feet 7 inch

How old is Joey Heatherton?

74 years old

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