John Paul Tremblay can best be described as a manof many talents. He is an actor, comedian, producer, writer and director. He came to the limelight in the early 2000s for his work in the mockumentary TV series Trailer Park Boys In addition to his starring role as Julian, one of the series’ main cast, the multi-talented writer and producer also served on the series. Tremblay also starred in the film adaptation of the long-running series in 2006 and the film has had a cult following ever since. The series Trailer Park Boys originally ran from 2001 to 2007, but after a 7-year hiatus it was revived in 2014.
Who is John Paul Tremblay? (Age)
John Paul Tremblay was born in 1968 and grew up in Dartmouth, a municipality in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia. There he met Robb Wells, who would go on to become his co-star on the Boys trailer park Tremblay and Wells grew up in the same neighborhood and also attended the same high school. They started out as friends, later became business partners, and are now serial collaborators. The duo first dabbled in entrepreneurship before turning to show business. They co-founded and ran a chain of pizzerias, which they eventually sold and decided to pursue a career in film and television.
Tremblay can rightly be called a late bloomer as he didn’t make his professional acting debut until he was at least 25, but as they say, better late than never right? His first acting role was in the short comedy film The Cart Boy (1995), after which he co-wrote and starred in another short film One Last Shot (1998).
In 1999, the actor worked on the comedy film titled Trailer Park Boys in which he portrayed the main character Julian, also doubling as a co-writer. Although the film did not achieve major commercial success, it was later developed into a television series of the same name, which premiered in 2001. Tremblay retained his starring role as Julain and also wrote, produced and directed the series Trailer Park Boys (2001-08) through its seven seasons.
After The Boys Trailer Park was shelved, Tremblay and his co-stars MikeSmith and Robb Wells acquired the rights to the show from their original producers, and working with Netflix, they were able to revive the show in 2014. Tremblay also has his role as Julian in the various film adaptations of Trailer Park Boys including Trailer Park Boys: The Movie (2006), Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day (2009) and Trailer Park Boys: Don’t Legalize It (2014).
Beyond his work on the Boys trailer park franchise, the multi-talented star has also appeared in other films such as A Hole in One (2004), Swearnet: The Movie (2014) and Swearnet Live (2014). He has also recorded notable guest roles in several hit TV series.
Wealth (income and earnings)
John Paul Tremblay net worth is an enviable sum of $2 million. Most of that sum is believed to have come from his illustrious showbiz career. However, the multi-talented star is also known to have owned a chain of restaurants called JR Capone’s before getting into showbiz. Though he sold the business shortly after beginning his acting career, Tremblay’s net worth is expected to continue to grow as he possesses a number of talents that would keep him relevant in the industry for a long time to come.
John Paul Tremblay has been married for so many years, but oddly enough there is very little information about his family in the media circles. Apparently, the actor-comedian prefers to shield his family from the harsh realities of life in the spotlight. Tremblay’s wife is Andrea Tremblay (née Hurley) and they are known to have three children together.
Height and other body values
The talented John Paul Tremblay stands at an impressive 6ft 1in (185cm) off the ground. He is built and holds a body weight of 91 kg (201 lb). He has a chest of 55 inches (140 cm), while his arms and waist measure 20 inches (51 cm) and 36 inches (92 cm), respectively.