Jerry O’Connell was born on February 17, 1974 in New York City, to Linda, an art teacher, and Michael O’Connell, a British-born advertising agency art director. He is an actor, known for his roles as Quinn Mallory in the TV series Sliders, Andrew Clements in My Secret Identity, Vern Tessio in the film Stand by Me, Derek in Scream 2, Charlie Carbone in Kangaroo Jack, and Detective Woody Hoyt on the drama Crossing Jordan. As a child actor, he played the character Vern in the film Stand By Me.
Jerry O’Connell Height, Weight & More
Jerry O’Connell Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Jerry O’Connell Height: 6′ 2″ (188 cm)
Jerry O’Connell Shoe Size/Feet Size: Unknown
Jerry O’Connell Star Sign: Aquarius
Jerry O’Connell Hair Color: Dark Brown
Jerry O’Connell Eye Color: Blue
Date Of Birth: 17 February 1974
Birth Place: New York City, New York, USA
Birth Name: Jeremiah O’Connell
Nationality: American, British
Religion: Roman Catholic
Race / Ethnicity: White
*He has Irish, Italian and Polish ancestry.
Spouse: Rebecca Romijn (m. 2007-)
Parents: Michael O’Connell (Father), Linda O’Connell (Mother)
Siblings: Charlie O’Connell (Brother)
Children: Dolly Rebecca Rose O’Connell, Charlie Tamara Tulip O’Connell
Education: Professional Children’s School, New York University, Southwestern Law School
*He attended New York University. Graduated from in May 1995 with a degree in Film and Television.
*He attended the Professional Children’s School in New York City. His classmates included Tara Reid, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Macaulay Culkin, and Ben Taylor.