Gary Owen – Biography, Height & Life Story

Gary Owen
Nick Name Gary
Real Name Gary Owen
Profession actor
Known for Ride Along (2014),
Debuts March 1976
Nationality American
Age age 48 years
Date of Birth July 26, 1974
Birthplace Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
Hobbies Acting
Religion Christian
Zodiac Sign Leo

Physical Stats

Height 190 cm
Eye Color brown
Hair Color Dark Brown

Gary Owen is an American actor and stand-up comedian who was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. As his year of birth is unknown to us, so is his age. But judging from his looks he looks around 45-50 years old. As a child, he studied in a Christian school in Chicago, where he was brought up, along with his small family.

Gary Owen Family

He used to mimic celebrities from his early childhood and entertain his friends and family as well. He continued to do stand-up comedy since his school days and got a big break in 1997 when he was named the Funniest Serviceman in America.

His shows in San Diego made him popular among the African Americans there, winning the Funniest Black comedian in San Diego. After winning that, the doors of opportunities opened for him and he was recognized by many.

Gary Owen TV Show

His first TV show was in Hollywood which was The Comedy Store show. That year, he signed with Black Entertainment Television to host a stand-up show Comic View, and he was the only white man successful to host it.

This multicultural comedy show made him more popular than ever and he won his one-hour Grandstand show. When the first season ended, he was selected to be the host by four Grandstanders. He also followed his shows by appearing in live shows, and stage programs. Also, he appeared in some films after 1997 like Daddy Daycare, College, and Little man.

Gary Owen Comedy

He has produced two comedy show DVDs: Breaking Out the park, which is a nationwide hit, and second is Urban Legend. He was also the highlight news on Martin Lawrence’s 1st Amendment Stand-Up show. He is also cast in the comedy movie Think Like a Man, based on Steve Harvey’s book Act Like a lady, Think Like a Man.

He also has been featured in TV series and recently was cast in TBS’s House of Payne portraying the character of Zack. Some of his other movies are Hillbilly Highway, Gary Owen’s true story, Ride Along, and Rebound.

Gary Owen Marriage Status

Gary Owen was married to his wife Kenya Duke Owen. Before Gary, Kenya was married to some other man with whom she had children named Emilio. Then after her divorce, she met Gary and the two got married in 2003. The couple has two kids together Kennedy and Austin, and they live together.

Gary Owen Height

Gary Owen is a tall man whose height is 6 feet and 3 inches tall. Playing in different movies and hosting big stand-up comedy shows have made him popular. He has earned a wide name and fame, and with that money too. His estimated net worth in 2013 was around 8 million American dollars.

There is a military song for the 1st cavalry written and sung by Gary Owen as well. But he is not the comedian Gary Owen, about whom this article is written. That Gary Owen is a singer/ RJ and his song which was released in 2009 was popular among American soldiers.

You can stay close to all the updates and information about Gary by following him on his Twitter, under the link  He has already got more than 1 hundred thousand followers on Twitter, since joining it in 2009. To know more about his work, career, and other events, you can read his biography on sites like Wikipedia.

He has hosted stand-up comedy Los Angeles shows while touring around the country for his live shows.

Education

School Name Talawanda High School
Collage / Uni University of Michigan

Career

Salary $2,557,718
Net Worth $3 Million

Family

Father Barb Randall, Gary Owens
Mother Barb Randall
Wife Kenya Duke
Sister Kayla Owens, Emma Owens, Michelle Truss, Ashley Muska
Children 3
Son(s) Emilio Owen, Austin Owen
Daughter(s) Kennedy Owen
Mirtial Status Marriage
Mirrage Date July 19, 2003

Favorite Things

Favorite Film Gary Owen: I Agree With Myself
Favorite Colour Blue

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