Facts of Thomas Jane
|Full Name:||Thomas Jane|
|Age:||54 years 9 months|
|Birth Date:||February 22, 1969|
|Lucky Color:||Sea Green|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Cancer, Scorpio|
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Thomas Jane is an American actor who is best known for his role as antihero Frank Castle in the vigilante action film, “The Punisher”(2004) alongside John Travolta. Having started his acting career with the Indian Telugu language film, “Padamati Sandhya Ragam”(1987), Jane has managed to establish himself in the world of movies with his acting skills.
He has acted in films such as “Evening Raga of the West” (1987), “Boogie Nights” (1997), “Deep Blue Sea” (1999), “The Mist” (2007), “1922” (2017), and “The Predator” (2017). (2018). Jane is also the founder of “RAW Studios,” a renowned entertainment company where he publishes his own comic books, the first of which was “Bad Planet.”
Jane is also popular on social media, with over 80.6k Twitter followers (@ThomasJane) and over 44k Instagram followers (@cardcarrying thomasjane).
What is Thomas Jane’s claim to fame?
He is best known for his appearance in “The Punisher,” a vigilante action film (2004).
Where did Thomas Jane get his start?
Thomas Jane was born in the United States on February 22, 1969, in Baltimore, Maryland. Thomas Elliott III is his given name. He is an American citizen. Jane is of mixed (Irish-Scottish-German) race and Native American descent, and his zodiac sign is Pisces.
Cynthia Jane (mother) and Thomas Elliott Jr. (father) had a son named Thomas Jane (father). Cynthia, his mother, was an antique dealer, and Thomas Jr., his father, was a genetic engineer. Jane was born and raised in Maryland, where he attended Thomas Sprigg Wootton High School before dropping out and moving to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career.
He was homeless as a struggling youth in Los Angeles and lived out of his car, sometimes doing street performances to make ends meet. Jane has also revealed that when he was younger and struggling, he experimented with sexual experimentation, including gay sex.
Career Highlights of Thomas Jane
In 1987, Thomas Jane made his acting debut in the Indian Telugu film “Padamati Sandhya Ragam.”
In 1992, he played The Hustler in “I’ll Love You Forever… Tonight,” Zeph in “Buffy the Vampire Slayer,” and Billy in “Nemesis” (1992).
In 2001, Jane had his breakthrough role as the late baseball player Mickey Mantle in the sports drama film “61*.”
He landed the lead role of Andre Stander in the South African film “Stander” in 2003 as a result of the film’s success.
Jane’s first break came in 2004 when he played antihero Frank Castle in the vigilante action film “The Punisher.”
After that, he did voice work for the video games “The Punisher” and “Gun.”
He then founded “RAW Studios,” a prominent entertainment company that he co-owns with Steve Niles and Tim Bradstreet. Via Image Comics, he published his first self-written comic book, “Poor Planet.”
In 2006, Jane became a spokeswoman for Steve Niles and the cover model for Cal McDonald, a comic book character.
He appeared in Frank Darabont’s adaptation of Stephen King’s novel “The Mist” in 2007.
Jane made his directorial debut in 2009 with the film “Dark Country,” in which he also starred as Dick. In the same year, he co-starred in the crime film “Give ‘Em Hell, Malone” with Ving Rhames.
He was then cast as Ray Drecker, the lead character in HBO’s comedy-drama series “Hung,” which premiered on June 28, 2009. The show was renewed for a third season, which premiered on December 4, 2011.
On the Limited Edition Blu-ray and 2-Disc Special Edition DVD release of “Batman: Under the Red Hood,” he voiced the character Jonah Hex in an animated film.
Jane posted a digital EP titled “Don’t Come Home” on June 7, 2012, under the pseudonym Rusty Blades.
At the 2012 San Diego Comic-Con International, Jane premiered Dirty Laundry, an independently financed Punisher short film co-starring Ron Perlman.
Jane starred as Detective Joe Miller in the science fiction series “The Expanse” in 2017.
Jane appeared in Shane Black’s sci-fi action film “The Predator” in 2018.
Who is Thomas Jane’s Girlfriend?
Thomas Jane has been married twice to date. Previously, Jane was married to actress Aysha Hauer, who is well known as the daughter of Dutch actor and writer Rutger Hauer. Aysha and Thomas got married in 1989 and together starred in a number of movies until they got divorced in 1995.
Shortly after he began dating English-American actress, singer, and songwriter, Olivia Jane d’Abo, with whom he got engaged in 1998. They were engaged for just 3 years until they broke up in 2001.
In 2001, the same year, he met Academy Award-winning actress Patricia Arquette through a common friend and got engaged in 2002. The couple together welcomed their daughter named Harlow Olivia Calliope on February 20, 2003.
Jane and Arquette subsequently got married on June 25, 2006, at the Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo in Venice, Italy. However, just after 3 years of their marriage, Arquette filed for divorce from Jane on the grounds of irreconcilable differences, in 2009, but the couple soon reconciled and Arquette requested to abandon the divorce petition on July 9, 2009.
It was not the end as on August 13, 2010, it was announced that they had decided to proceed with a divorce which was finalized on July 1, 2001, with joint custody of their daughter.
Currently, Jane is in a relationship with American actress, Anne Heche with whom he began dating since May 2019. Jane and Heche have already worked together several years while filming “Hung”, however, they never had feelings for each other at that time. It was the period when Heche was dating actor James Tupper while Jane was married to actress Patricia Arquette.
After 7 years of no contact when they worked together on a scene where they had to discuss love, they talked for hours and hours through which their romance flourished. Heche and Jane were then spotted attending a Tribeca Film Festival event together in May 2019 holding hands and also in April at the Sarasota Film Festival when Heche was honored with a Career Tribute Award.
Showing some relationship goals, Jane tweeted about his girlfriend Heche who is about to participate in “Dancing With Stars”.
What is the Net Worth of Thomas Jane?
Thomas Jane has quite good earnings from his professional career as an actor and also as the founder of “RAW Studios”. With his initial step of moving ahead in his career since an early age of 18, Jane has undoubtedly managed to amass a healthy fortune from his over 35 years long career. Including most of his incomes, Jane has a wealthy net worth which is estimated to be around $16 million.
How Tall is Thomas Jane?
Thomas Jane is a good-looking man with some muscular and daring gaze even though he is in his 70s. Jane has a well maintained athletic body physique with 42 inches as his chest size, 32 inches as his waist size, and 15 inches as his bicep size. Jane stands tall with a height of 5ft. 11inch.(1.78m) while his body weight is around 79kg(174 lbs).
He has a fair complexion with brown hair and hazel eyes.