Everything About Hulk Hogan’s Wife Jennifer McDaniel – Biography

April 18, 2024
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Who is Jennifer McDaniel?

Jennifer McDaniel was born on 13 May 1974 under the zodiac sign of Taurus in the USA. She is a 47-year-old professional make-up artist, probably best recognized for being the wife of Hulk Hogan, a retired professional wrestler, musician, and actor.

How rich is she, as of now? Jennifer McDaniel Net Worth

As of mid-2021, Jennifer McDaniel’s net worth is estimated at over $1 million, acquired through her successful involvement in the entertainment industry. Moreover, it’s assumed that she shared the wealth of her famous husband, Hulk Hogan, whose fortune is estimated at over $25 million.

Early Life, Parents, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion, Educational Background

Jennifer McDaniel was raised in the US by her parents; however, their names and professions aren’t disclosed. It is also unknown whether she has siblings or not. She holds American nationality and belongs to White Caucasian ethnic group. Jennifer hasn’t shared any details regarding her education.

Professional Career

Jennifer McDaniel made a name for herself as a professional make-up artist, who has worked in the make-up department for numerous film and TV titles, including on Steven Spielberg’s miniseries “Into The West” (2005), the ABC Family drama series “Wildfire” (2005-2007), and the Starz drama series “Crash” (2008-2009).


For her work on the 2010 American-British romantic horror film “Let Me In”, Jennifer received a Saturn Award nomination for Best Make-Up, which she shared with Andy Clement and Tarra D. Day. She also worked on the 2011 comedy horror film “Fright Night”, starring Colin Farrell and David Tennant, and the 2013 action thriller film “The Last Stand”, featuring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Forest Whitaker.

Appearance and Vital Statistics

Jennifer McDaniel has long blonde dyed hair and blue eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 10ins (1.78m), while her weight is around 137lbs (62kgs). Information about her vital statistics, bra size, dress size, and shoe size are unavailable.


Personal Life

Jennifer McDaniel is married to Hulk Hogan. He was previously married to Linda Marie Claridge from 1983 to 2007, and they shared son Nick, and daughter Brooke. Following their divorce, Jennifer and Hulk became romantically involved in early 2008. He popped the question and they became engaged in November of the following year, while they tied the knot at a private ceremony held in the backyard of his house in Clearwater, Florida on 14 December 2010. They don’t have children. They are still going strong, although there is a distinctive age gap between the two, since she is 22 years old younger than him. They divide their time between Beverly Hills, California, and Tampa, Florida.


Who is her husband? Hulk Hogan Short Wiki/Bio

Terry Eugene Bollea, better known by his ring name Hulk Hogan, was born on 11 August 1953 under the zodiac sign of Leo, in Augusta, Georgia USA, of Scottish, French, Italian, and Panamanian descent. He was raised in Port Tampa, Florida where he moved with his family as a toddler. He is the son of construction foreman Pietro ‘Peter’ Bollea, and dance teacher and homemaker Ruth V. Bollea. He went to Robinson High School, where he played high school baseball, and was considered the best pitcher in the state. Upon matriculation, he attended Hillsborough Community College and the University of South Florida, but eventually dropped out to pursue a career as a musician. He played fretless bass guitar in several rock bands including his own, before he was spotted by Jack and Gerald Brisco and invited to try wrestling.

Hulk Hogan

Professional Wrestling Career

Hulk Hogan started his professional wrestling career in 1977. He initially competed for Championship Wrestling from Florida (CWF) and won his first professional wrestling championship at the 1979 NWA Southeastern Heavyweight Championship (Northern Division). He gained enormous international popularity when in 1983 he joined World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE). During the 1980s professional wrestling boom, he headlined eight of the first nine editions of WrestleMania. During his initial run, Hulk Hogan won five WWF Championship titles, and his first reign holds the record for the second-longest. He is also the first wrestler to win two Royal Rumble matches consecutively, in 1990 and 1991.

In 1993, Hulk Hogan left the WWF to sign for the World Championship Wrestling (WCW).


He won six WCW World Heavyweight Championship six times, holding the record for the longest reign. He later became the leader of the popular New World Order (NWO) stable, and also headlined WCW’s annual event Starrcade three times. He departed from WCW in 2000, and then returned to WWF in 2002. He won his sixth WWE Championship title before departing in the following year. He also competed for the American Wrestling Association (AWA), Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), and the New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW), where he won the IWGP Heavyweight Championship. In 2005, he was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame, and was inducted a second time as a member of the NWO in 2020.

Career as an Actor and Musician

During and after his years in wrestling, Hulk Hogan pursued an acting career as well.

He made his starring debut as Thunderlips in Sylvester Stallone’s sports drama film “Rocky III”, which is the third part of the “Rocky” franchise, released in 1982. The film was a huge commercial success with over $270 million grossed worldwide. He then featured as Rip in the 1989 sports action film “No Holds Barred”, directed by Thomas J. Wright, which was followed by his portrayals of Shep Ramsey in the 1991 sci-fi comedy film “Suburban Commando” and Sean Armstrong in the 1993 family comedy film “Mr. Nanny”.

In 1994, he was cast as Randolph J. ‘Hurricane’ Spencer in the action-adventure TV series “Thunder In Paradise”, aired in syndication.


Two years later, he played Ray Chase in the action comedy film “The Secret Agent Club” and featured as Blake in the Christmas comedy film “Santa With Muscles”. In 1998, Hogan landed such roles as Cutter in the action film “The Ultimate Weapon” and Joe McGrai in the made-for-TV action-adventure thriller film “Assault On Devil’s Island”, which he reprised in its 1999 sequel, “Assault On Death Mountain”.

A decade later, he featured as Zeus in the adventure fantasy film “Little Hercules In 3-D”, which was followed by his voice-over of the dean in the Adult Swim animated series “China, IL” from 2011 to 2015.

Apart from acting, Hulk Hogan is known for being the frontman of The Wrestling Boot Band. In 1995, they released a record entitled “Hulk Rules”, which peaked at No. 12 on the Billboard Top Kid Audio chart.

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