Ron Perlman Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Ron Perlman

Biography / Wiki

Hard work and dedication are the key ingredients in the recipe of success, this line has been very well proved by Ronald Francis Perlman popularly known as Ron Perlman who is an American actor.

Moreover, he gathered huge prominence by appearing on the television series Beauty and the Beast (1987–1990), for which he won a Golden Globe Award. Besides this, he is also best known for his outstanding work in the movies like Расіfіс Rіm, Cronos and Blade II.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on 13 April 1950, this eminent personality turned 73 years old. He seems very tall with his towering height which is 185 in centimeters and 6’1” in feet & inches. He is very conscious about his physique and maintains himself with a weight of 83 in kilograms and 183 lbs in pounds.

He also maintains himself with the perfect body measurements of 32 inches chest, 26 inches waist, and 32 inches hips approximately. Moreover, his personality is enhanced by his blue eyes and grey hair.

Net Worth

With this versatile personality, Ron earns a very handsome amount of money through his professional career in the entertainment field. According to the sources, his estimated net worth is $20 million approximately.

Having started his career by working in various theatres, Perlman has managed to establish himself as one of the eminent actors in the film industry. Moreover, through his earnings, he lives a very lavish and luxurious lifestyle.

Education / Family

Born and grew up in Washington Heights, New York, United States, Ron belongs to mixed ethnicity. He is the loving and caring son of Bertram Perlman (Father) and Dorothy Perlman (Mother). His mother, Dorothy was a municipal employee while his father, Bertram was a jazz musician and television repairman.

As of his education, Ron completed his ѕсhооlіng frоm Gеоrgе Wаѕhіngtоn Ніgh Ѕсhооl. Furthermore, he аttеndеd thе соllеgе аt Lеhmаn Соllеgе. After that, he became a graduate frоm thе Unіvеrѕіtу оf Міnnеѕоtа wіth а Маѕtеrѕ Dеgrее іn Тhеаtrе Аrtѕ.


Ron Perlman

Nick Name Ron
Birth Place Washington Heights, New York, United States
Date of birth 13 April 1950
Age 73 Years
Height In feet & inches: 6’1”

In centimeters: 185 cm

Weight In kilograms: 83 kg

In pounds: 183 lbs

Eye color Blue
Hair color Grey
Profession TV Actor
Sexual orientation Straight
School Gеоrgе Wаѕhіngtоn Ніgh Ѕсhооl
College Lеhmаn Соllеgе

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (MFA)

Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Home town Washington Heights, New York, United States
Zodiac Sign Aries
Fathers name Bertram Perlman
Mothers name Dorothy Perlman


Ron Perlman with his mother
Ron Perlman with his mother

Brothers Not Known
Sisters Not Known

Career / Fashion and Style

Moving towards his career, Ron took the first step towards his career as a theatre actor by working in various theatres including Brooks Atkinson Theatre, Knickerbocker Theatre, Circle in the Square Theatre, and Lincoln Center. After that, he moved his career in the film industry with the critically acclaimed role of Amoukar in Jean-Jacques Annaud’s 1981 film Quest for Fire.

In fact, Perlman also was nominated for the Genie Award for Best Performance by a Foreign Actor for his outstanding acting. Moreover, Ron did very struggle to find any good role in the next few years with several small and guest appearances coming his way.

Furthermore, when he was considering quitting his line of work, his breakthrough role came when he played Vincent on the television series Beauty and the Beast, opposite Linda Hamilton from 1987 to 1990. Besides this, he also got appeared in many films and television series throughout the 1980s and 1990s as well as the 2000s.

His most notable film appearances were in films such as Police Academy: Mission to Moscow, The Island of Dr. Moreau, Romeo is Bleeding, The Name of the Rose, The Adventures of Huck Finn, The Last Supper, Enemy at the Gates, Alien Resurrection, Blade II, Sleepwalkers, and Desperation.

In the year 2002, Ron was offered a role in the science fiction film Star Trek: Nemesis. Other than this, he also made a name for himself in the superhero genre when he was offered the title character of the film adaptation of the comic book Hellboy in the year 2004.

After that, he made his crucial appearance in several direct-to-DVD films before appearing in the 2006 thriller film The Last Winter as Ed Pollack. In fact, he also achieved a Gotham Award for Best Ensemble Cast nomination the following year for his role in the film.

Apart from that, he got appeared as Hellboy in the sequel, Hellboy II: The Golden Army of the original superhero movie in 2008 and got two nominations at the Scream Awards in the Best Superhero categories and Best Fantasy Actor.

In the following years, Perlman made his significant appearance in dozens of films, including Conan the Barbarian alongside Jason Momoa, Dark Country, Season of the Witch alongside Nicolas Cage, Pacific Rim, Fantastic Beasts, and Moonwalkers.

In addition to this, Ron also got huge success in the television industry after his successful stint in the series Beauty and the Beast. Moreover, he appeared in Bonkers in 1993, Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm in 1996, and Phantom 2040 in 1996. Besides this, he also played the role of Josiah Sanchez in the western television series The Magnificent Seven between 1998 and 2000.

Further, this renowned personality also has a successful career as a voice actor. Ron has voiced characters in numerous video games and animated series, and done voice-over work for television commercials.

These include vice-principal Mr. Lancer in Danny Phantom, The Lich in Adventure Time, Justice in Afro Samurai, Kurtis Stryker in Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm, and various characters in DC Comics-based series such as the villainous Slade a version of DC character Deathstroke in the Teen Titans animated series.

Perlman’s video game credits include Terrence Hood in the games Halo 2 and Halo 3, Batman in Justice League Heroes, and Jagger Valance in The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher Bay. Thereafter, in the year 2008, he also voiced “Slade” in the Turok game. He got featured in Payday 2 as “Rust”, part of the “Biker Pack” DLC.

His other notable movies and TV series are The Steam Engines of Oz, StartUp, The Great War, Reprisal, Go Fish, and Final Space. At present, he is busy with his forthcoming American science fiction action film Rise of the Beasts which is scheduled to be released in the United States on June 24, 2022.

Girlfriend, Affairs, Wife, and More

Talking about his relationship status, Ron is a married man who got married to Opal Stone in February 1981. Moreover, Opal is a jewelry designer by profession. This lovely couple is also blessed with a son named Brandon Avery Perlman and a daughter named Blake Amanda Perlman.

However, their relation couldn’t last long and came to an end in May 2019 and he later filed for divorce. Thereafter, Ron entered into a romantic relationship with Allison Dunbar. In fact, the duo was spotted kissing in public places.

Girlfriend Allison Dunbar


Ron Perlman with his girlfriend Allison
Ron Perlman with his girlfriend Allison

Marital status Divorced
Wife Opal Stone (1981-2019)


Ron Perlman with his ex-wife Opal
Ron Perlman with his ex-wife Opal

Children Son: Brandon Avery Perlman

Daughter: Blake Amanda Perlman

Ron Perlman with his children
Ron Perlman with his children

Favorite Things

Here we are providing the list of favorites of Ron Perlman:

Favorite Sports Car Racing
Favorite Colour Dutch white, Neon gold
Favorite Destination Bora Bora and Cairo

Ron Perlman

Some Interesting Facts About Ron Perlman

  • He also does narration in the UFC’s cold open promos for pay-per-view events.
  • Ron has been a vocal critic of U.S. President Donald Trump.
  • He announced via Facebook on November 9, 2016, about his intention to run for U.S. President in the 2020 election.
  • Perlman’s son produces electronic music under the stage name Delroy Edwards.
  • He is also a published author who released his memoirs titled Easy Street (The Hard Way).
  • In November 2016, he described himself as a lifelong Democrat.
  • His Zodiac sign is Aries.
  • He struggled with his weight as a child and was constantly teased.
  • He starred in a commercial for Stella Artois beer in the year 2003. This commercial also won a Silver Award at the 2003 British Advertising Awards.
  • His favorite fruit is Rose-Apple and Lychee.
  • His family is Jewish, originally from Poland and Hungary and Ron had a Bar Mitzvah ceremony.
  • He is very fond of swimming.
  • Ron seriously loves his dog.
  • Perlman is also very active in the Young Storytellers Foundation, which promotes literacy and runs in-school programs.

Social Media Profile(s)

  1. Instagram @perlmutations
  2. Twitter@perlmutations
  3. Facebook @RonPerlman
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