Doug McKeon Net Worth 2024 – Biography, Wife, Career & Facts

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Doug McKeon’s Net Worth

Doug McKeon was an actor in films and dramas, performed in the drama industry in Prompton Plains, New Jersey, USA, and was also a director known for On Golden Pond, Come Away Home, and The Boys of Sunset Ridge, also performed in Television series. In 2024, Doug McKeon net worth is $14 million.

Biography of Doug McKeon

Name: Douglas Jude McKeon
Nick Name: Doug McKeon
Gender: Male
Birth Place: Pompton Plains, New Jersey, United States
Date of Birth: June 10, 1966
Birthday: June 10
Age: 57 years old
Nationality: American
Height:  5 ft. 7 inch
Weight:  55 kg
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Brown
Siblings: Keith, Kristine, Elizabeth-Ann, Jean-Marie, Marry Ellen
Parents: Richard F., Irene Anne
Religion: Catholic
Spouse: Kathy McKeon
Children/Kids: Dylan Thomas McKeon
Profession: Child actor, Screenwriter, Film director
Net Worth: $14 million

Early Life

Doug McKeon was born on June 10, 1966, in Pompton Plains, New Jersey, USA. He spent his early days in Pompton Plains.

His mother was a teacher. Her name was “Irene Anne,” and his father’s name was “Richard F.” he was a stockbroker.

He had a child named Dylan Thomas. He was a talented student since childhood.


Doug McKeon got his early education from Indian Hills High School through ninth to twelfth, located in Bergen County, in the United States of New Jersey; he also got an undergraduate degree from Lehman College from New York Law School. He studied at The University of Southern California.

Career Life

When Doug was five years old, he started his career modeling clothes for Sears & Roebuck, J.C. Penny, and Woolworths. When he was ten, he visited commercials, and fifty of them. In the daytime drama The Edge of Night, Doug played the role of Timmy Faraday, for which the award of Soap Opera Digests for Best Juvenile Actor. On the stage, he performed off-Broadway in Ray Bradburys Dandelion Wine.

Doug McKeon was an actor who starred in many drama films. McKeon kickstarted his acting career with films like, “Uncle Joe Shannon” (1978) starring Burt Young, “Night Crossing” (1981) with John Hurt, and “On Golden Pond” (1981) with Katharine Hepburn.

McKeon worked in a television acting career with a role on “The Edge of Night” (CBS, 1955-1985). He landed roles in the TV movies “Tell Me My Name” (CBS, 1977-78) and “Daddy, I Don’t Like It Like This” (CBS, 1977-78).

He got a New Star Of The Year – Actor Golden Globe Award. He continued to work in film throughout the eighties and the nineties, appearing in “Mischief” (1985), “Deadly Illusion” (1989), and “Where the Red Fern Grows, Part Two” (1993). Film continued as a passion as he played roles in the drama “The Empty Mirror” (1999) with Norman Rodway. Most recently, McKeon acted in “I Spit on Your Grave 3: Vengeance is Mine” (2015).

Other Career

Doug McKeon is also a director known for On Golden Pond in 1981, Come Away Home in 2005, and The Boys of Sunset Ridge in 2001.

Personal Life

Doug McKeon married Kathy McKeon. She was an author, and she wrote many books and novels. They married in 1980 as an arranged marriage. They have three children named Dylan Thomas McKeon. They lived in Pompton Plains, New Jersey, United States.

Awards and Achievements

Doug McKeon acted in the movie Uncle Joe Shannon. He got an award of Golden Globe Award for this movie and became famous in the film industry for this movie. He is an American actor who first achieved notability as a child actor.

Doug McKeon’s Net Worth

Doug McKeon is not only an actor but also a director of some films. His estimated net worth is about $14 million, which he got from his career as an actor and director.

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