Judd Nelson
Judd Nelson
Real Name/Full Name Judd Asher Nelson
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Judd Nelson
Birth Place: Portland, Maine, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 28 November 1959
Age/How Old: 64 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 180 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
Weight: In Kilograms – 79 Kg
In Pounds – 174 lbs
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father –Leonard Nelson
Mother –Merle Nelson
Siblings: Eve Nelson, Julie Nelson Forsyth
School: Waynflete School,  St. Paul’s School
College: Haverford College
Religion: Jewish
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: No
Profession: Actor, Screenwriter, Film Producer, Voice Actor
Net Worth: $5 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Judd Nelson was born in a generation of famous heroes, and with his anti-hero and bad boy persona, he altered the faith. Nelson won the audience’s affection to play the baddie’s character in the movies. When he accompanied his friend and was listening for a part, he was bit by the acting bug. Even though Nelson got the first break in his film, ‘Making the Grade,’ the following companies, ‘The Breakfast Club’ and ‘St. Elmo’s Fire’ won him star status.

Filmmakers used him in different genres, including comedy, plays, horror, psychological mystery films, etc., for the next two decades. His anti-Heroic flicks, stern gaze, and gloomy, sweltering appearance give his characters a feeling of authenticity. He was used in many TV shows rather than films. He also wrote books recently.

Well, how well do you know about Judd Nelson? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Judd Nelson’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Judd Nelson to date.

Biography and Early Life

Judd Nelson had been the only son of Merle and Leonardo Nelson’s three kids. His mother acted as a mediator for the Court and a former member of the state legislature of Maine, and his father was a business lawyer.

The actor’s family is primarily Jewish, and the first Jewish president of the Portland Symphony Orchestra is also recognized as his dad. Judd has sisters named Eve and Julie.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Judd Nelson in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Judd Nelson’s age is 64 years old as of today’s date 25th May 2024 having been born on 28 November 1959. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 174 lbs in Pound and 79kg in Kilograms.


Academically qualified, Judd studied in Concord, New Hampshire. St Paul’s School. He subsequently enrolled in Portland, Maine, at the Waynflete School. He graduated from Haverford College, Pennsylvania, but after sophomore, he left the school.

Finally, in 1980, he was moving to the Stella Adler Conservatory in Manhattan to take an acting lesson.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

JJudd was allegedly in a relationship with Shannen Doherty and was temporarily involved. Apart from this, the media or his fans have no information regarding his personal or dating life so far.

Is Judd Nelson Gay?

Judd is currently single, and his sexual orientation is believed to be straight. He was previously involved romantically with Shannen Doherty, which proves the same.

Professional Career

Judd Nelson began his career as an actor in the mid-1980s, working with Kevin Costner, Making the Grade, and Fandango. The Breakfast Club and St. Elmos Fire made him a celebrity with his character in movies.

In his 1984 sitcom Making the Grade, he made his film debut. He appeared in a smash hit sitcom drama at The Breakfast Club, which thrust him in the spotlight in the next year, as John Bender. Then, he was in St. Elmo’s Fire (1985), and in the animated film, The Transformers: The Movie (1986), he presented the character Hot Rod/Rodimus Prime, after which followed a string of disenchantments in the box office.

In 1996, he went on TV and signed his first comedy, Since he’s been seen on a large and small screen in a career painted with underfunded movies and poorly-written TV shows. Also, his partnership with the Brat Pack makes him so popular. Nelson’s music video, which hit #1 in 1985 in the United States, was included in Man in Motion.

Recently Nelson, in the ironic twittering of destiny and based on the best-selling news of the same name, has turned from the bad guy at The Breakfast Club into a live-action film by headmaster Nash, Bad Kids Go to Hell in 2012. In the short 2012 film The Spin Room: Super Tuesday, he acted as co-author and actor.

Nelson was also on several TV shows during the 21st century and conducted an HBO trial.


Nelson earned a nomination for the Golden Globe in a mini-series Best Actor category. This award is for his outstanding achievement inside Billionaire Boys Club, which is known for being a thriller on real events in the courtroom. In late 1988, in The Seagull in the Los Angeles Theater Centre, the actor starred as Konstantin, receiving praise for the entire film. Because of his appearance as John Bender at the Breakfast Club in 1985, he won the MTV Movie Silver Bucket of Excellence.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Judd Nelson in 2024

Judd Nelson Net Worth
Judd Nelson Net Worth

Judd has $5 million in his net worth as of 2024. Through his presence in many film and TV roles and also as a voice actor within the animated film, he has taken advantage of his fortune. He’s been an actor, producer, and screenwriter and well amassed.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Golf, reading, writing, and riding a motorcycle are a pleasure for him.
  • He gave the movies ‘Ben 10 000’ and ‘Ben 10 Omniverse’ a voice-over.

Judd Nelson has been one of the few young and successful actors in a number of cinemas. He was a major hit during the late 1980s, having worked in some globally popular movies. Some of his well-known works are “The Breakfast Club,” “St. Elmo’s Fire,” and “Girl in the Basement.”


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