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Bronson Pinchot's Rise to Stardom!

Shaile Published On Sat Feb 29 2020   Modified On Sat Feb 29 2020
Bronson Pinchot's Rise to Stardom!


    Bronson Pinchot's Rise to Stardom!

    American actor Bronson Pinchot is known for his role as Balki Bartokomous in the series Perfect Strangers from which he was nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards. His other series roles are George Hawthorne in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina and a main role in Meego as Meego.

    Bronson Pinchot's Early Life, Wiki-Bio & Education

    Bronson Alcott Pinchot was born on 20th May 1959 in New York City, United States. He belongs to the mixed ethnicity and his birth sign is Taurus.

    Pinchot is the eldest son of Henry Pinchot and Rosina Pinchot. His father was a bookbinder and mother was a typist. He grew up in Southern California, his home town in New York City. Justin Pinchot, his younger brother, is also an actor.

    The American actor completed his high school from South Pasadena High School. While there, he was chosen as a Valedictorian due to his good grades in his high school. After completing his high school, he went to study fine arts at Yale University with a full scholarship. 

    Age & Body Statistics

    • Age: As of 2020, Bronson Alcott Pinchot's age is 60 years old.
    • Height: He stands 5 feet 9 inches or 175 cm tall.
    • Weight: The Perfect Stranger actor weighs 74 kg.
    • Eyes Color: The American actor has expressive blue eyes.
    • Hair Color: He has light brown hair.

    Personal Life, Wife & Relationship History

    The Perfect Stanger actor Bronson Pinchot dated Marcy Walker while he was struggling as an actor. The couple started their relationship in 1984.

    After the breakup with Walker, he dated Amy Heckerling for four years and was engaged. But their relationship ended with mutual consent. As of 2020, Bronson Pinchot is single and unmarried.

    Bronson Pinchot with Amy Heckerling
    Bronson Pinchot with Amy Heckerling

    The American actor posted a picture with his trainer Jeremy Zarghami for 100 days shirtless challenge on 5th June, 2019. According to the post, the actor claims that he wouldn't feel a bit embarrassed even if he walks around LA in nothing but swim trunks with a big sign, "My Trainer is Jeremy Zarghami."  

    Net Worth & Career

    As of 2020, Bronson Pinchot enjoys a net worth of $3 million which he earned being an actor in the Hollywood show business.

    The 60 years old actor appeared in various movies. Here are some of his movie with budget and box office collection.

    MovieReleased YearBudgetBox Office Collection
    Risky Business 1983$6.2 million$63.5 million
    Beverly Hills Cop1984$15 million$316.4 million
    Beverly Hills Cop III1994$50 million$119.5 million
    Courage Under Fire1996$46 million$100.9 million
    The First Wives Club1996$30 million$181 million

    The actor has a mansion in Harford Pennsylvania which he put up for sale.


    The American actor debuted from the commercially successful movie Risky Business in which he shared the screen with actor Tom Cruise in 1983. His second movie was also commercially successful in which he worked with the likes of actor Eddie Murphy.

    He worked in various movies including Courage Under Fire with Denzel Washington, Meg Ryan, and Matt Damon. For the movie The First Wives Club, he won the National Board of Review award in Best Acting by an Ensemble and shared the award with Sarah Jessica Parker, Maggie Smith, Victor Garber and many more. His movie Double Play was released in 2017.

    Bronson Pinchot in Perfect Stranger
    Bronson Pinchot in Perfect Stranger

    For his small screen works, he worked in Sara in 1985 as Dennis Kenper for 13 episodes. He got his major role as Balki Bartokomous on Perfect Strangers. He worked as George Hawthorne in the 2018 series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.

    The Hollywood actor also voiced various roles in a number of animation movies and television series. He also worked as a narrator for various audio books including Flannery O' Connor's Everything That Rises Must Converge, Karla Marlantes' Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War and many more. He won 6 Audie Award for his work as a narrator and Voice Art Award for The Anubis Gates by Tim Power