Harry Connick Jr. Biography, Age, Height & Wife

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Harry Connick Jr. Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Family, and Career

Harry Connick Jr. is an Actor, Producer and a Music Artist. He has done movies, music videos and TV shows like Will and Grace, Fear of Rain, Annie Live, Kevin Can wait, Nashville, Dolphin Tale 2, Angels Sing, Law and Order: Special Victims Unit, Harry Connick Jr: All the Way, Dolphin Tale, Harry Connick Jr: Just the Way You Are, New in Town, Artists for Haiti: We Are the World 25 for Haiti, Living Proof, P.S. I Love You, Bug, The Happy Elf, Mickey, Freedom: A History of US, Basic, Life Without Dick, South Pacific, The Simian Line, Wayward Son, The Iron Giant, Hope Floats, Excess Baggage, Sega Super GT, Independence Day, Copycat, Cheers, and Little Man Tate. Apart from these, Harry Connick Jr. has done many more movies, music videos and TV shows.

Harry Connick Jr.Personal Details

Full Name Joseph Harry Fowler Connick Jr.
Nick Name Harry Connick Jr.
Date of Birth September 11, 1967
Age 56 years as of October 2023
Birth Place New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Residence New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Ethnicity Mixed ( Irish, English,German )
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Religion Catholic
Nationality American
Occupations Actor, Singer, Pianist, Composer, Television host
University / School
  • New York’s Hunter College
  • Manhattan School of Music
Education Qualification Graduated
Net Worth $50 Million as per 2023
Marital Status Married
    • TV  – Cheers  (1992)
    • Film – Memphis Belle (1990)

Physical Appearance

Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dark Brown
Chest 38 inches
Waist 33 inches
Biceps 14 inches
Height 6′ 1″ inches
Weight 78 Kg
Shoe Size Not Known

Personal Life (Family, Friends, Girlfriends, Children)

Father Harry Connick Sr.
Mother Anita Livingston
Sibling Suzanna Connick (Sister)
Girlfriend/Wife Jill Goodacre (married 1994-present)
  • Sarah Kate Connick (Daughter)
  • Charlotte Connick (Daughter)
  • Georgia Tatum Connick (Daughter)

Early Life, Family, and Relationship

Harry Connick Jr. was born on 11th of September 1967 and his place of birth is New Orleans, Louisiana, US. The current age of Harry is 56 years and his zodiac sign is Virgo. The names of his parents are Anita Livingston and Harry Connick Sr. and the name of his sister is Suzanna Connick. Harry Connick Jr. married Jill Goodacre in the year 1994. Jill has been associated with the modeling field. Harry Connick Jr. has 3 daughters and their names are Sarah Kate Connick, Charlotte Connick, and Georgia Tatum Connick.

His name is also spelled as Harry Connick Jnr and his birth name is Joseph Harry Fowler Connick Jr. Many people know him by the nickname The Vice-Chairman of the Board. His mother used to be a lawyer and a judge and his father was the District Attorney of New Orleans from the year 1973 to 2003. His father is also known by the name Joseph Harry Fowler Connick.

Harry’s father is a German/Irish/English descendant and his mother was a Jewish descendant. His parents always encouraged him to pursue music and they even owned a record store. Harry Connick Jr. attended Jesuit High School in New Orleans. Harry has won several piano competitions. He has studied at New York’s Hunter College and later on, he joined Manhattan School of Music.

Harry Connick Jr. Daughter's
Harry Connick Jr. with his Daughter’s
Harry Connick Jr. Wife
Harry Connick Jr.with his wife Jill Goodacre
Harry Connick Jr. Mom
Harry Connick Jr. Mom

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Career, Struggle, Turning Point, and Success

Some of the famous roles of Harry Connick Jr. can be seen in Copycat, Independence Day, The Iron Giant, and Hope Floats. He has one upcoming project and its name is The Islander. Apart from being an actor, Harry Connick Jr. is a music artist and a producer. Some of the notable credits are American Idol (musician), Harry and Branford: A Duo Occasion (music performer and executive producer), Great Performances (music arranger, orchestrator, and executive producer), Happy Birthday Elizabeth: A Celebration of Life (song performer), When Harry Met Sally (special music performances and arrangements), Harry (executive producer), The Happy Elf (executive producer), and Harry for the Holidays (executive producer).

Harry Connick Jr. is a fantastic artist. He has won several awards and some of them are like the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music Direction in the year 2004 and 2011, Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Performance Male for We are in Love and for When Harry Met Sally and Walk of Fame Award in 2019. Apart from these outstanding wins, he has 19 nominations to his credit. At the age of 19 years, Harry Connick Jr. released his first album. He has written and sang various songs till date and he is an excellent pianist. Harry has sold millions of records worldwide. Harry Connick Jr. has also been a television host in the past.

Harry Connick Jr. Family
Harry Connick Jr. Family
Harry Connick Jr. Wedding image
Harry Connick Jr. Wedding image

Movies and Television Shows List:


Year Film Title Worked as
TBA The Islander
2021 Fear of Rain John Burroughs
2014 Dolphin Tale 2 Dr. Clay Haskett
2013 Angels Sing Michael Walker
2011 Dolphin Tale Dr. Clay Haskett
2009 New in Town Ted Mitchell
2007 P.S. I Love You Daniel
2006 Bug Jerry Goss
2004 Mickey Glen
2003 Basic Vilmer
2000 The Simian Line Rick
2000 My Dog Skip Narrator (voice)
1999 Wayward Son Jesse Banks Rhodes
1999 The Iron Giant Dean McCoppin (voice)
1998 Hope Floats Justin Matisse
1997 Excess Baggage Greg
1996 Independence Day Capt. Jimmy Wilder
1995 Copycat Daryll Lee Cullum
1991 Little Man Tate Eddie
1990 Memphis Belle Sgt. Clay Busby


Year TV Series / TV Movies Worked as
2021 Annie Live! Daddy Warbucks
2002–2017 Will & Grace Leo Markus
2017 Kevin Can Wait Harry Connick Jr.
2017 Nashville Harry Connick Jr.
2012 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Executive A.D.A. David Haden
2008 Living Proof Dr. Dennis Slamon
2005 The Happy Elf Lil Farley (voice)
2003 Freedom: A History of US Joseph Pulitzer, Jeff Thompson (voice)
2002 Life Without Dick Daniel Gallagher
2001 South Pacific Lt. Joseph Cable
1997 Action League Now!!: Rock-A-Big-Baby Big Baby (voice)
1996 Sega Super GT Dodge Viper Cars 3#
1992 Cheers Russell Boyd

Music Video:

Year Music Video Worked as
2011 Harry Connick Jr: All the Way Harry Connick Jr.
2010 Artists for Haiti: We Are the World 25 for Haiti Harry Connick Jr.
2009 Harry Connick Jr: (They Long to Be) Close to You Harry Connick Jr.
2009 Harry Connick Jr: Just the Way You Are Harry Connick Jr.
1991 Harry Connick Jr: The Bare Necessities Harry Connick Jr.
1989 Harry Connick Jr.: It Had to Be You Harry Connick Jr.

Harry Connick Jr. Unknown information

  • Harry Connick’s height is 6 “1” and he has a massive fan following on social media platforms. He has 1.7 million followers on Facebook, 827K followers on Instagram, 373K followers on Twitter, and 543K subscribers on YouTube. His musical works can be accessed on platforms like Apple Music and Spotify.
  • When it comes to singing, Harry Connick Jr. has a Jazzy style and he has got a lovely rich mellow voice.
  • Harry’s mother passed away when he was around 13 years old and she died because of ovarian cancer. Some media reports state that now Harry Connick Jr. lives in Connecticut
  • Mel Torme insisted Harry to give up smoking. Harry Connick Jr.’s style of singing is very similar to Frank Sinatra. Harry has taken the training from New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts and his mentor was pianist Ellis Marsalis.
  • In the genre of US jazz, Harry Connick Jr. has set an unmatchable benchmark. Harry’s best selling album’s name is When My Heart Finds Christmas and his highest charting album’s name is Only You. This star has won two Emmy Awards and three Grammy Awards. He has also been a voice over artist for cinematic projects.
  • Harry started learning keyboards when he was around 3 years old and he started playing on public platforms at the age of 5. He also did a recording with a local jazz band when he was 10 years old.
  • Harry Connick Jr. is a very charitable person and he often helps organizations that work for the betterment of humanity. He has done a lot of work to support the victims of Hurricane Katrina. He has been given several awards in the domain of Public Service.
  • In the year 1992, Harry Connick Jr. was arrested for having a 9mm pistol. But later on, he cooperated with police and everything went well.
  • He has a dedicated website by the name On this website, he regularly provides updates about his musical tours.
  • Harry Connick Jr. is a practicing Catholic and he has been awarded an honorary doctorate from Tulane University.

Harry Connick Jr. Biography, Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Family, and Career

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