Facts of Gerry Dee
|Full Name:||Gerry Dee|
|Age:||51 years 1 months|
|Birth Date:||December 31, 1968|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Scorpio, Virgo, Taurus|
|Birth Place:||Scarborough, Ontario, Canada|
|Husband / Wife Name:||Heather Donoghue|
|Education:||St. Francis Xavier University|
|Height / How tall? :||5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)|
|Net Worth:||$10 million|
|Hair Color:||Light brown|
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Gerry Dee is a Canadian actor and comedian who completed in the season 5 of Last Comic Standing and is best known for this work in the sitcom Mr. D.
Gerry Dee: Age, Bio, Parents, Family, Siblings, Childhood, Ethnicity
He was born Gerard Francis-John Donoghue on December 31, 1968, in Scarborough, Ontario, Canada to Scottish mother and father who worked as a bus driver, were immigrants.
He has a brother named Kevin Donoghue. His ethnicity is Scottish.
He attended De La Salle College, a Catholic high school in Toronto. After graduation he went on to study kinesiology, athletic therapy at York University and education at St. Francis Xavier University, where he also played varsity hockey.
He graduated from York in 1992 with a Bachelor’s degree in arts.
Gerry Dee: Professional Career
Initially, he worked as a hickey coach and physical education teacher for 10 years in his old high school. He then left his job to make a career in comedy.
He rose to national fame before moving on to the international arena, having won Toronto’s Funniest New Comic competition in 1999. He had his own comedy special on The Comedy Network and had performed at Montreal Just for Laughs International Comedy Festival.
He depicted the character, Donny, in 2006 film Trailer Park Boys: The Movie, Canada Russia ’72 (2006) as Boston Bruins player Wayne Cashman and his comedy segment aired on Just For Laughs.
He appeared in television commercials, performed in numerous comedy clubs such as Just For Laughs and Yuk Yuks.
Dee competed in the second and fourth seasons of Last Comic Standing but did not reach the finals. In season 5 of the competition and finished in third place. He also has won the prestigious San Francisco Comedy Competition, making him the first Canadian to do so.
Gerry Dee then went on to host his own segment on Canadian cable channel The Score and appeared in commercials for Rogers, Wisers, KFC and Nissan.
In January 2012, he created, wrote and starred in his sitcom Mr. D, which also featured his three children. And on July 8, 2019, it was announced that he would host Family Feud Canada. In addition, as an author, he published a book titled Teaching: It’s Harder Than It Looks, which is based on his ten years as a teacher.
Gerry Dee: Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of around $10 million USD.
Is Gerry Dee married? Wife, Children, Marriage
Gerry Dee has been married to his longtime girlfriend Heather Donoghue, a teacher since August 5, 2006.
The couple is blessed with three children: daughters Aly Donoghue (born in 2007), Faith Donoghue (born February 2010), and son Breton Donoghue (born November 2012).
Gerry Dee: Height, Weight, Eye Color
He has a height of 5 ft. 10 inches and has green eyes and light brown hair. His weight is average.
He has 20k followers on Instagram, about 221k followers on Twitter, and around 363k followers on Facebook.