Simone Bent’s Wiki: Who is Troy Garity’s wife? Parents, Children

March 22, 2024
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Who is Simone Bent?

Simone Bent is an American actress, but is perhaps best known to the world as the wife of famous American actor Troy Garity.

Simone Bent Wiki: Age, Childhood, Parents, and Education

Simone Bent was born in 1970 in the USA. She is rather mysterious about her birthday and hasn’t revealed the exact date, nor her birthplace.O

f African-American ancestry, she is the daughter of Boswell Bent, an attorney, and his wife Dee L. Bent, a banker and a community organizer. She started showing interest in acting at an early age, as she saw the popular musical “Grease” when she was just seven years old. She completed high school in her hometown, after which she didn’t enroll at any college.



Simone’s career was cut short by her inability to secure any role, and only made her debut before retiring as an actress. Later, she met Troy, and became focused on family life and supporting her husband in his efforts. Moreover, she assumed the position of the treasurer of Homies Unidos foundation, started by her husband, which focuses on combating gang violence in Los Angeles.

To speak further of her accomplishments, Simone received special thanks in the credits of the “Jane Fonda in Five Acts” (2018) documentary film.

Personal Life, Marriage, Children

Simone met Troy on the set of the film in which they worked together back in 2004. They hit it off almost immediately, and after two years of dating, Troy proposed to Simone, and the wedding ceremony was held at Columbia University’s St. Paul’s Chapel on 27 August 2007.


There were over 500 people in attendance, including celebrities such as Jane Fonda, who apparently had a great time during the reception.

Since the wedding ceremony, the couple has welcomed one child together, however, neither Simone nor Troy have revealed the name and sex of the child.

Body Measurements

Simone Bent has brown eyes and black hair.

She stands at a height of 5ft 7ins (1.7m), while she weighs approximately 132lbs (60kgs). Her vital statistics and bra size are currently unknown, though she has an average figure.

Simone Bent’s Husband, Troy Garity Short Bio

Troy O’Donovan Garity was born on 7 July 1973, in Los Angeles, California USA, the son of Tom Hayden a politician and activist, and Jane Fonda, an actress and director.


Of Irish, Dutch, English, French and German ancestry, Troy is the only biological child of his parents, while he has a half-sister Vanessa Vadim, from his mother’s first marriage, and an adoptive sister Marry Williams, who is now an activist. Troy is the grandson of Frances Ford Seymour and Henry Fonda, and the nephew of actor Peter Fonda.

He started attending Santa Barbara’s Laurel Springs Camp for the Arts at just six years old, and later trained in acting at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City.

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Moreover, he became a member of the Academy Repertory Company, before making his debut in 1996 as a Bartender in the television movie “The Cherokee Kid”. Since then, he’s appeared in more than 45 film and TV titles.

In 2000, he portrayed his father in the drama film “Steal This Movie”, starring Vincent D’Onorfio, Janeane Garofalo, and Jeanne Tripplehorn. Two years later, he co-starred in the comedy-drama film “Barbershop”, and reprised the role in the sequels “Barbershop 2 Back in Business” (2004), and “Barbershop: The Next Cut” in 2016.


In 2003 he was Barry Winchell in the film “Soldier’s Girl”, for which he won a Golden Globe Award nomination in the category for Best Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television, while his next popular role was as Sam Miller in the TV series “Boss” (2011-20212).

From 2015 to 2019 he portrayed Jason Antolotti in the TV series “Ballers”, while most recently he was George in the TV series “On the Verge” (2021).

According to reports, Troy Garity’s net worth has been estimated to be around $10 million as of late 2021.

In addition to Homies Unidos, Troy is also the founder of the Peace Process Network, an international gang violence prevention coalition.

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