Cheryl Howard
Cheryl Howard
Real Name/Full Name Cheryl Gay Alley
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Cheryl Howard
Birth Place: Glendale, California, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 23 December 1953
Age/How Old: 69 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 170 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight: In Kilograms – 60 Kg
In Pounds – 132 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father – Charles Alley
Mother – Vivian Schmid
Siblings: Two sisters
School: John Burroughs High School
College: California State University
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Ron Howard
Kids/Children Name: Bryce Dallas, Jocelyn Carlyle, Paige and Reed Cross
Profession: Actress and writer
Net Worth: $80 Million
Last Updated: March 2023

They say “Age is just but a number”. However, the truth is, there is a lot of respect that comes with age and especially if you age in the right way. The same goes with being in a certain profession for a long time. People tend to enjoy being associated with you and will always run to you in case they need someone to hold their hand. This is exactly what happened to Cheryl Howard’s life.

Cheryl Howard has been in the film industry for many years now and she doesn’t seem like she is ready to quit anytime soon. Since she ventured into the film industry as an actress, Cheryl has been featured in many projects. Some of the movies she has been cast on are; Splash and A Beautiful Mind. She is also a popular writer for her work on In the Face of Jinn; A Novel.

Well, how well do you know about Cheryl Howard? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Cheryl Howard’s net worth in 2023, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Cheryl Howard to date.

Biography and Early Life

This blessed and gorgeous woman was born on the 23rd of December in 1953. Cheryl was born in Glendale, California in the United States of America which makes her American by nationality. She belongs to a Scandinavian ethnic background. Cheryl was born as Cheryl Gay Alley to Charles Alley and Vivian Schmid.

She was not the only child in the family as she has revealed that she has two sisters but has not revealed their names. The three girls enjoys being raised in a beautiful family as their father Charles was financially stable. He was working as an amateur astronomer, aerospace and chemical engineer and marksman. The occupation of her mum is however not mentioned.

Cheryl was also very lucky to have a dad who worked as an inspiration to her. Charles loved travelling and adventures since Cheryl was young, and she enjoyed watching him in his adventures.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Cheryl Howard in 2023 and what is her height and weight? Well, Cheryl Howard’s age is 69 years old as of today’s date 23rd March 2023 having been born on 23 December 1953. Though, she is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 132 lbs in Pound and 60 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Brown.


It is many years now since Cheryl was born considering she is in her late 60s. However, she seems to enjoy talking much about her childhood days and this includes information about her school years. For her high school years, she studied at John Burroughs High School which is located in Burbank, California. After graduating from high school, she enrolled into California State University which is located in Northridge and she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. At the same time, she also holds a Masters of Arts degree but this time is in screenwriting.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Cheryl Howard With Husband Ron Howard
Cheryl Howard With Husband Ron Howard

Cheryl is not only known as a famous actress and a writer but also as the wife of a famous Academy Award-winner director Ron Howard. It is fair to mention that Cheryl can be considered as a great and successful woman considered she is doing well in her career as well as in her love life. Cheryl has been married to Ron Howard since 7th June in 1975 and the two had met when they were still high school students and started dating at that time. It is now more than 40 years down the line and they are still very much in love with each other.

Their union has been blessed with four kids. Their firstborn daughter Bryce Dallas was born on the 2nd of March in 1981 followed by twins named Jocelyn Carlyle and Paige on the 5th of February in 1985. Their lastborn is a son named Reed Cross born in 1987. She is also a grandmother of two Beatrice Jean Howard-Gabel and Theodore Norman Howard-Gabel from her daughter Bryce.

Is Cheryl Howard Lesbian?

Her marriage to Howard and her four kids is enough to prove she is straight.

Professional Career

The first film she was featured in was titled Grand Theft Auto and it was released in 1977. Since then, she has appeared on many other projects. Some of which include; Night Shift, Willow, Ransom, Edtv and Splash. Most of the movies and films she has been featured in were directed by her husband Ron Howard.


Although she has not received any award, she was featured on A Beautiful Mind film which has so far won 4 Academy Awards.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Cheryl Howard in ’2023’

Cheryl Howard Net Worth
Cheryl Howard Net Worth

As of 2023, She has made a total net worth of $80 Million from her hard work and commitment as an actress and a writer.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Cheryl’s father Charles Alley became the first Caucasian to climb Mt. Fujiyama to the top during winter.
  • Her two kids Paige and Bryce are now actresses.

Cheryl is celebrated by many people because she never lost her commitment in her career as well as in her family as a mother and a wife. This explains why both have become a great success.


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