Patrick Renna – Bio, Wife, Children, Height, Net worth, Where Is He Now?

Patrick Renna is one of the best child actors of the 90’s. He is best known for his role as the redheaded Hamilton “Ham” Porter in the classic film, The Sandbar where he gave us one of the greatest movie lines of all time – “You’re killing me, Smalls!”

Patrick Renna Bio

The Sandlot star, Patrick Maxwell Renna was born in Boston,Massachusetts, on March 3, 1979. He is of Irish and Gaelic descent. Renna grew up in Savin Hill and attended Delphi Academy in Boston. As a child, he displayed rare acting traits, taking part in school plays. He then moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career and has since built up a rich resume. His mother also stepped in as a manager in his early career years and helped him hone his skills.

In 1993, at the age of 14, he landed his first acting role in the baseball comedy. The Sandbar as Hamilton “Ham” Porter. That became his breakout role and subsequently shot him into the limelight. His character was known for his famous “You’re killing me, Smalls” line, which he yells at newcomer Scotty Smalls (Tom Guiry) in frustration. The film and the idiom lived on in the hearts of fans.

Renna landed additional roles in several other comedy classics, including Son-In -Law (1993) as Jack Warner and Disney’s family sports comedy film, The Big Green (1995) as goalie Larry Musgrove. In the 90’s and 00’s he continuously worked on films like Falling Sky, PUNKS with Jessica Alba, National Lampoon Presents Dorm Daze, Ricky 6, Very Mean Men, Lifeblood, Dark Ride, Dorm Daze, Murder World His work also includes numerous guest starring and recurring roles in series such as Get Through , Say hello to your shorts, Boy Meets World, Home ImprovementJudging by Amy, Over There, The Closer, ER, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The X-Files, Boston Legal

In addition to his role as an actor, Patrick Renna has also worked behind the scenes as a producer. In 2015, he also produced and starred in the dark comedy, Bad Roomies The film follows two men who choose a roommate for the wrong reasons and turn their lives upside down forever. His other recent projects include the sci-fi horror film Lavalantula (2015) and the comedy horror film Fear, Inc. (2016). He had a guest role on Fox’s crime drama Bones in 2014 and an episode of the reality competition TV series, Hell’s Kitchen Renna also appeared as wrestling superfan/cupcake baker in the second season of Netflix GLOW(2018) opposite Lucas Neff, Caitlin Stasey and Abigail Breslin.

Wealth (income and earnings)

Patrick Renna is a remarkable actor who has managed to translate his status as a child star into an even more successful adult career. He has also ventured into other areas such as production and hosting. His resume includes more than 25 feature films and numerous television shows, including award-winning series such as Boston Legal and The X-Files His net worth has been estimated at $1 million, an amount I am sure he will appreciate as he undertakes more ventures and projects.

Where is Patrick Renna now?

Since his The Sandbar days, the actor hasn’t lost his fun bone and has undertaken a number of other notable projects. He is still active in the acting arena. Aside from his recurring role on the Netflix project, GLOW Patrick Renna also has a new podcast called You’re Killing Me! On the show, he talks about his life in Hollywood, current events, and greets various friends and guests.

wife, children

Renna has been married for over a decade and is still very strong in his relationship with his wife Jasmine Renna. The duo tied the knot in October 2006. Patrick describes his wife as his best friend and number one fan.

Jasmine is credited as a counselor in BadHousemates. They are also certified Scientologists. On April 14, 2017, the couple welcomed their first child, a son named Flynn Maxwell. While Maxwell is Renna’s middle name, Flynn is a nod to his Irish ancestry, an Irish name meaning ‘son of a red-haired man’.


While the actor still has his chubby build and red curly mane, he has grown older and taller over the years. Renna is 1.73 m tall. There is no information about his body weight and other digits on his measurements.

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